Markets http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8206/more en Machine Design’s Products of the Week (6/29-7/6) http://machinedesign.com/technologies/machine-design-s-products-week-629-76 <div class="node-body gallery-body">This line of products offers insight on DC-DC converters, spring applied electronic brakes, rotary actuators, and more. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/technologies/machine-design-s-products-week-629-76" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/technologies/machine-design-s-products-week-629-76#comments Technologies Manufacturing Equipment Controllers Hydraulics Mechanical Drives Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:35:00 +0000 50121 at http://machinedesign.com 8 Little-Known Facts about the Hubble Telescope http://machinedesign.com/blog/8-little-known-facts-about-hubble-telescope <div class="node-body blog-body">What don’t you know about the Hubble telescope?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/8-little-known-facts-about-hubble-telescope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/8-little-known-facts-about-hubble-telescope#comments Defense Community A Skeptical Engineer Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:29:00 +0000 50091 at http://machinedesign.com Nontraditional Robots Spur Industrial Growth http://machinedesign.com/robotics/nontraditional-robots-spur-industrial-growth <div class="field-deck"> ABB recently opened a new robot manufacturing facility in Auburn Hills, Mich. 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Per Vegard Nerseth comments on its significance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/robotics/nontraditional-robots-spur-industrial-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/robotics/nontraditional-robots-spur-industrial-growth#comments Robotics Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:30:00 +0000 50071 at http://machinedesign.com Unique “Green” Approach Reinvents Auto-Manufacturing Methodology http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/unique-green-approach-reinvents-auto-manufacturing-methodology <div class="node-body article-body">Would you believe that this car with a 3D-printed chassis outperforms other traditionally-manufactured cars?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/unique-green-approach-reinvents-auto-manufacturing-methodology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/unique-green-approach-reinvents-auto-manufacturing-methodology#comments 3D Printing Manufacturing Equipment News Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:55:00 +0000 50051 at http://machinedesign.com Rounding Up the Latest Linear Guides http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/rounding-latest-linear-guides <div class="field-deck"> Linear guides are used with everything from drawers and cabinets to automation and assembly lines. 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(CPC) </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Connection-related problems that were overcome in actual fluid-handling equipment took advantage of communicating couplers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/real-world-problems-machine-manufacturers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/real-world-problems-machine-manufacturers#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Manufacturing Equipment Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:07:00 +0000 49931 at http://machinedesign.com The Rise of Intelligent Fluid Connectors http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/rise-intelligent-fluid-connectors <div class="field-byline"> Dennis Downs, Colder Products Co. (CPC) </div> <div class="field-deck"> Tubing couplers that “talk” help enhance safety as well as improve testing and manufacturing processes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tubing couplers that “talk” help enhance safety as well as improve testing and manufacturing processes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/rise-intelligent-fluid-connectors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/rise-intelligent-fluid-connectors#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Manufacturing Equipment Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:34:00 +0000 49921 at http://machinedesign.com Selecting the Best Electric Drive http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/selecting-best-electric-drive <div class="field-deck"> Getting the right drive for your motor and application will pay-off in reliable operations and lower energy costs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Getting the right drive for your motor and application will pay-off in reliable operations and lower energy costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/selecting-best-electric-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/selecting-best-electric-drive#comments Manufacturing Equipment Robotics Linear Motion Motion Control Motors/Drives Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:23:00 +0000 49871 at http://machinedesign.com Placenta-on-a-Chip lets Researchers Better Understand Pregnancy http://machinedesign.com/medical/placenta-chip-lets-researchers-better-understand-pregnancy <div class="node-body article-body">A placenta-on-a chip mimics the structure and function of the placenta on a microscopic scale, including the transfer of nutrients from the mother to the fetus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/medical/placenta-chip-lets-researchers-better-understand-pregnancy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/medical/placenta-chip-lets-researchers-better-understand-pregnancy#comments Medical News Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:06:00 +0000 49811 at http://machinedesign.com