White Papers http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8205/more en Trust but Verify: the Value of Acceptance Testing http://machinedesign.com/bearings/trust-verify-value-acceptance-testing <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Kaydon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Acceptance testing helps designers choose the right bearings for applications with narrow performance windows. Since the engineering data in bearing catalogs is typically derived from calculations and based on...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/trust-verify-value-acceptance-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/trust-verify-value-acceptance-testing#comments Bearings White Papers Tue, 04 Aug 2015 13:54:00 +0000 50631 at http://machinedesign.com Metal Bellows for SEMI & UHV Applications http://machinedesign.com/technologies/metal-bellows-semi-uhv-applications <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Servometer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the heart of many of the machines used during the production of semiconductor chips, metal bellows play an essential role controlling pressure, vacuum or motion and helping control</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/technologies/metal-bellows-semi-uhv-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/technologies/metal-bellows-semi-uhv-applications#comments Technologies White Papers Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:51:00 +0000 40681 at http://machinedesign.com Precision Metal Bellows Used as Spring Replacements in Mechanical and Electrical Applications http://machinedesign.com/springs/precision-metal-bellows-used-spring-replacements-mechanical-and-electrical-applications <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Servometer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This whitepaper, evaluates the use of an electroformed metal bellows as a replacement for a metal</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/springs/precision-metal-bellows-used-spring-replacements-mechanical-and-electrical-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/springs/precision-metal-bellows-used-spring-replacements-mechanical-and-electrical-applications#comments White Papers Springs Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:08:00 +0000 35491 at http://machinedesign.com Replacing "failed" metal bellows? Consider these reverse engineering guidelines. http://machinedesign.com/metals/replacing-failed-metal-bellows-consider-these-reverse-engineering-guidelines <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Servometer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Servometer's time saving reverse engineering guidelines have made finding replacement metal bellows components</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/metals/replacing-failed-metal-bellows-consider-these-reverse-engineering-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/metals/replacing-failed-metal-bellows-consider-these-reverse-engineering-guidelines#comments White Papers Metals Thu, 30 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 35511 at http://machinedesign.com Reduce Regulatory Delays by Formalizing Design Control Processes http://machinedesign.com/medical/reduce-regulatory-delays-formalizing-design-control-processes <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Arena Solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The medical device industry stands at the crossroads between innovation and increased regulation. The lack of formal Design History Files (DHF) and Device Master Records (DMR) is one of the most...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/medical/reduce-regulatory-delays-formalizing-design-control-processes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/medical/reduce-regulatory-delays-formalizing-design-control-processes#comments Medical White Papers Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:06:00 +0000 50561 at http://machinedesign.com Assisting an Aging Population: Designing Medical Devices with Force Sensing Technology http://machinedesign.com/medical/assisting-aging-population-designing-medical-devices-force-sensing-technology <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tekscan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the geriatric population on the rise, design engineers are challenged with designing responsive, noninvasive, user-friendly medical devices that cater to the needs of...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/medical/assisting-aging-population-designing-medical-devices-force-sensing-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/medical/assisting-aging-population-designing-medical-devices-force-sensing-technology#comments Medical White Papers Thu, 23 Jul 2015 21:34:00 +0000 50331 at http://machinedesign.com Improving Medical Devices with Force Sensing Technology http://machinedesign.com/sensors/improving-medical-devices-force-sensing-technology <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tekscan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper explores the exciting new trend toward designing smart medical devices that provide critical force feedback to eliminate guesswork, improve outcomes, and increase consistency. Technical</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/improving-medical-devices-force-sensing-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/improving-medical-devices-force-sensing-technology#comments White Papers Sensors Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:00:00 +0000 34471 at http://machinedesign.com Tekscan Force Sensors for Design http://machinedesign.com/sensors/tekscan-force-sensors-design <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tekscan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper provides insights into various force sensing technologies including a comparison of load cells, piezoresistive</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/tekscan-force-sensors-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/tekscan-force-sensors-design#comments White Papers Sensors Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:00:00 +0000 34481 at http://machinedesign.com NFPA 79 2015 ELECTRICAL STANDARD FOR INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/nfpa-79-2015-electrical-standard-industrial-machinery <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Lapp Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NFPA 79 is the U.S. Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery and is referenced by the National Electrical Code under Article 670. NFPA 79 encompasses all of the machines’ electrical and electronic</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/nfpa-79-2015-electrical-standard-industrial-machinery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/nfpa-79-2015-electrical-standard-industrial-machinery#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures White Papers Tue, 07 Jul 2015 17:46:00 +0000 47631 at http://machinedesign.com Protecting Cables from Oil Damage http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/protecting-cables-oil-damage <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Lapp Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many things can affect the life and performance of electrical cables, oil is one of the most damaging. Used as a coolant and lubricant in many industrial and infrastructure settings, oil can inflict molecular</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/protecting-cables-oil-damage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/protecting-cables-oil-damage#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures White Papers Tue, 07 Jul 2015 17:28:00 +0000 47621 at http://machinedesign.com