What's Inside? http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8246/more en Inside an ETT Linear Motor http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/inside-ett-linear-motor <div class="node-body article-body">This tubular linear motor consists of a stator with integrated analog Sin/Cos feedback and a stainless-steel rod with neodymium magnets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/inside-ett-linear-motor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/inside-ett-linear-motor#comments What's Inside? Packaging Linear Motion Motors/Drives Tue, 19 Jan 2016 15:01:00 +0000 55661 at http://machinedesign.com Lightweight Brakes for Tight Spaces http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/lightweight-brakes-tight-spaces <div class="node-body article-body">The XS Series of spring-set holding brakes from Warner Electric are good options for applications that need to save on space and weight.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/lightweight-brakes-tight-spaces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/lightweight-brakes-tight-spaces#comments What's Inside? Controllers Fri, 15 Jan 2016 19:08:00 +0000 55431 at http://machinedesign.com Sound Waves Drive 3D Printing of Metals http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/sound-waves-drive-3d-printing-metals <div class="node-body article-body">Ultrasonic additive manufacturing (UAM) is a solid-state 3D-printing process for metals that uses sound waves to merge layers of metal foil. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/sound-waves-drive-3d-printing-metals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/sound-waves-drive-3d-printing-metals#comments 3D Printing What's Inside? Tue, 08 Dec 2015 15:03:00 +0000 54061 at http://machinedesign.com Position Sensors for Rugged Environments http://machinedesign.com/sensors/position-sensors-rugged-environments <div class="node-body article-body">The Alliance Sensors Group's LV-45 Series of position sensors use linear-variable inductive transducers to eliminate contact between the sensing element and its moving parts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/position-sensors-rugged-environments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/position-sensors-rugged-environments#comments What's Inside? Sensors Tue, 08 Dec 2015 14:24:00 +0000 54041 at http://machinedesign.com Gallery: 9 Most Popular "What's Inside" Articles http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/gallery-9-most-popular-whats-inside-articles <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a look inside products and see what makes them work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/gallery-9-most-popular-whats-inside-articles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/gallery-9-most-popular-whats-inside-articles#comments What's Inside? Mon, 07 Dec 2015 23:12:00 +0000 54021 at http://machinedesign.com High-Acceleration Cables Require Sophisticated Wires http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/high-acceleration-cables-require-sophisticated-wires <div class="node-body article-body">Ölflex Servo FD 796 CP is designed, manufactured, and tested for high-acceleration cable for track applications and long travel lengths. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/high-acceleration-cables-require-sophisticated-wires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/high-acceleration-cables-require-sophisticated-wires#comments What's Inside? Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Thu, 08 Oct 2015 21:06:00 +0000 52641 at http://machinedesign.com What's Inside Two Different Star Wars BB-8 Droids? http://machinedesign.com/embedded/whats-inside-two-different-star-wars-bb-8-droids <div class="node-body article-body">“Force Friday,” September 4th, brought a huge collection of new Star Wars toys. Among all the items, the two BB-8 toys were absolute buys.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/whats-inside-two-different-star-wars-bb-8-droids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/whats-inside-two-different-star-wars-bb-8-droids#comments What's Inside? Embedded Thu, 10 Sep 2015 17:23:00 +0000 51571 at http://machinedesign.com Enclosure Cooler Packs More Cooling in Compact Package http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/enclosure-cooler-packs-more-cooling-compact-package <div class="node-body article-body">TECA Crop.’s AHP-690- thermoelectric cooler keeps equipment and instruments at peak operating temperatures inside enclosures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/enclosure-cooler-packs-more-cooling-compact-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/enclosure-cooler-packs-more-cooling-compact-package#comments What's Inside? Fri, 05 Jun 2015 17:01:00 +0000 49421 at http://machinedesign.com Heavy-Duty Caster Carries 50-Ton Loads http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/heavy-duty-caster-carries-50-ton-loads <div class="field-deck"> Each two-wheeled caster towers 4.3 ft. tall and weighs more than 8,000 lb. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers and technicians at Hamilton Caster (<a href="http://www.hamiltoncaster.com" title="www.hamiltoncaster.com">www.hamiltoncaster.com</a>), Hamilton, Ohio, recently designed and built four 100,000-lb capacity casters for a federal contractor....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/heavy-duty-caster-carries-50-ton-loads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/heavy-duty-caster-carries-50-ton-loads#comments What's Inside? Bearings Wed, 06 May 2015 15:39:00 +0000 48631 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