White Papers http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8205/more en 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 Fri, 01 May 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 Fri, 01 May 2015 15:00:00 +0000 34481 at http://machinedesign.com Maintenance Free Linear Motion http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/maintenance-free-linear-motion <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by IKO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Various takes on maintenance free linear guides and ways have been around for years now, but not all of them are created equal. Some focus on achieving the longest possible maintenance free intervals. Others focus on adding</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/maintenance-free-linear-motion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/maintenance-free-linear-motion#comments White Papers Linear Motion Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:47:00 +0000 44701 at http://machinedesign.com Linear Motion For Packaging Machines http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/linear-motion-packaging-machines <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by IKO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the productivity-driven packaging industry, there are many possible sources of downtime. You can eliminate many of them by selecting failure...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/linear-motion-packaging-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/linear-motion-packaging-machines#comments White Papers Motion Control Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:46:00 +0000 48221 at http://machinedesign.com Linear Guides For The Next Generation Of Medical Machines http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0 <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by IKO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Not too long ago, the motion systems used in medical and lab automation equipment had technical requirements that were easy to satisfy. These lightly loaded applications generally</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0#comments Medical White Papers Linear Motion Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:10:00 +0000 44711 at http://machinedesign.com Comparison of Interface Pressure Measurement Options http://machinedesign.com/sensors/comparison-interface-pressure-measurement-options-0 <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tekscan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper examines three types of pressure sensing technologies to accurately measure interface pressure and force distribution...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/comparison-interface-pressure-measurement-options-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/comparison-interface-pressure-measurement-options-0#comments White Papers Sensors Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:26:00 +0000 48001 at http://machinedesign.com Ten Things Impacting Connector Selection — Plus information about Environmental Sealing and Hermetic Sealing http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/ten-things-impacting-connector-selection-plus-information-about-environ <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Fischer Connectors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The right connector can make your device smaller, lighter, and easier for the user to handle. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/ten-things-impacting-connector-selection-plus-information-about-environ" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/ten-things-impacting-connector-selection-plus-information-about-environ#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures White Papers Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:06:00 +0000 35411 at http://machinedesign.com Managing Risk in Medical Connectors http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/managing-risk-medical-connectors <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Fischer Connectors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The FDA has implemented a challenging new standard that affects all medical device manufacturers in the United States. This article</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/managing-risk-medical-connectors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/managing-risk-medical-connectors#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures White Papers Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:53:00 +0000 35401 at http://machinedesign.com Design Considerations to Meet the Urgent Demand for Miniaturization of Electronics in Military Applications http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/design-considerations-meet-urgent-demand-miniaturization-electronics-mi <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Fischer Connectors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Military organizations throughout the world are working hard to lighten the load that soldiers carry into battle, and are looking at connector</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/design-considerations-meet-urgent-demand-miniaturization-electronics-mi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/design-considerations-meet-urgent-demand-miniaturization-electronics-mi#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures White Papers Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:47:00 +0000 35391 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, 24 Mar 2015 17:46:00 +0000 47631 at http://machinedesign.com