Technologies http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8221/more en The Engineering Basics of Slide Bushings http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/engineering-basics-slide-bushings <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by NB Corporation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Slide bushings give designers an economical way to support linearly moving shafts that are moderately loaded and reduce friction allowing for ease of movement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/engineering-basics-slide-bushings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/engineering-basics-slide-bushings#comments Basics of Design Linear Motion Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:32:00 +0000 48331 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 Making Spinal Connections with Flexible Implants http://machinedesign.com/sensors/making-spinal-connections-flexible-implants <div class="node-body article-body">Scientists are having success repairing the spine using flexible electronic spinal implants compromised of cracked gold and silicon.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/making-spinal-connections-flexible-implants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/making-spinal-connections-flexible-implants#comments Medical Sensors Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:18:00 +0000 48371 at http://machinedesign.com Practical Tips for Specifying Sensors http://machinedesign.com/sensors/practical-tips-specifying-sensors <div class="field-deck"> Experts in the industry talk about common concerns when considering sensors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Design with sensors in mind—the experts provide information that might save time and money.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/practical-tips-specifying-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/practical-tips-specifying-sensors#comments Engineering Essentials Sensors Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:04:00 +0000 48341 at http://machinedesign.com Inductive Linear Position Sensor Handles Off-Road Challenges http://machinedesign.com/sensors/inductive-linear-position-sensor-handles-road-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Position sensors also ideal for factory automation, material handling, and packaging equipment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The LR-27 series of linear variable inductive transducers from the Alliance Sensor Group, Moorestown, N.J., was designed to be rugged enough for use in off-road vehicles</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/inductive-linear-position-sensor-handles-road-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/inductive-linear-position-sensor-handles-road-challenges#comments Sensors Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:00:00 +0000 48351 at http://machinedesign.com Pallets Move on Customizable Conveyor http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/pallets-move-customizable-conveyor <div class="node-body article-body">The new 2200 SmartFlex flexible chain conveyor platform from Dorner Mfg. can now be equipped with pallet-handling options to provide accurate positioning and routing of parts for assembly, robotic, and inspection applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/pallets-move-customizable-conveyor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/pallets-move-customizable-conveyor#comments What's Inside? Motion Control Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:18:00 +0000 48321 at http://machinedesign.com Quarter-Turn Fasteners Prevent Lost Hardware http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/quarter-turn-fasteners-prevent-lost-hardware <div class="node-body article-body">D5 DZUS panel Line quarter-turn fasteners from Southco use flare-in studs with all the fastening hardware firmly attached. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/quarter-turn-fasteners-prevent-lost-hardware" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/quarter-turn-fasteners-prevent-lost-hardware#comments What's Inside? Fasteners Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:14:00 +0000 48311 at http://machinedesign.com Speakers That Keep Playing and Playing http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/speakers-keep-playing-and-playing <div class="field-deck"> Machine Design takes a look at what's inside the new Fugoo mobile speaker. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Gary Elsasser showed the Fugoo mobile speaker at this year’s luxury show in New York City. When he wasn’t busy taking advantage of its Ingress Protection rating of IP67 by throwing the FUGOO into a tank of water or on the floor...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/speakers-keep-playing-and-playing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/speakers-keep-playing-and-playing#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:47:00 +0000 48301 at http://machinedesign.com