What's Inside? http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8246/more en Hydraulic Work Supports Achieve High Performance http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-work-supports-achieve-high-performance <div class="node-body article-body">Automatically adjusting hydraulic work supports developed by Carr Lane Roemheld come in spring-, fluid-, and air-advanced versions.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-work-supports-achieve-high-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-work-supports-achieve-high-performance#comments What's Inside? Hydraulics Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:51:00 +0000 63671 at http://machinedesign.com Rolling-Ring Drives Now Have Adjustable Pitch http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/rolling-ring-drives-now-have-adjustable-pitch <div class="node-body article-body">A pitch control lever lets users change the linear pitch of Amacoil's rolling-ring drives independently of the drive motor speed or other controls.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/rolling-ring-drives-now-have-adjustable-pitch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/rolling-ring-drives-now-have-adjustable-pitch#comments What's Inside? Motion Control Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:29:00 +0000 63661 at http://machinedesign.com Self-Clinching Nuts Leave Minimal Footprint on Ultra-Thin Stainless Steel http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/self-clinching-nuts-leave-minimal-footprint-ultra-thin-stainless-steel <div class="node-body article-body">SMPP self-clinching nuts serve especially well in stainless-steel assemblies that have limited space for hardware attachments. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/self-clinching-nuts-leave-minimal-footprint-ultra-thin-stainless-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/self-clinching-nuts-leave-minimal-footprint-ultra-thin-stainless-steel#comments What's Inside? Fasteners Tue, 24 May 2016 16:45:00 +0000 62361 at http://machinedesign.com Linear Actuators Accelerate Motion-System Design http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-actuators-accelerate-motion-system-design <div class="node-body article-body">Bishop-Wisecarver's LoPro linear actuators help boost acceleration in motion-system designs.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-actuators-accelerate-motion-system-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-actuators-accelerate-motion-system-design#comments What's Inside? Linear Motion Motion Control Wed, 04 May 2016 13:22:00 +0000 61471 at http://machinedesign.com Software Update Leads to Faster, Cheaper 3D Printing http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/software-update-leads-faster-cheaper-3d-printing <div class="node-body article-body">Updates to the Form 1+ SLA model software help to improve 3D printing.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/software-update-leads-faster-cheaper-3d-printing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/software-update-leads-faster-cheaper-3d-printing#comments 3D Printing What's Inside? Wed, 04 May 2016 13:04:00 +0000 61451 at http://machinedesign.com Pneumatic Cylinder Designed to Stay Clean http://machinedesign.com/pneumatics/pneumatic-cylinder-designed-stay-clean <div class="node-body article-body">With an eye on hygiene, Aventics' new mini pneumatic cylinder was designed using roll-in geometry for its cover to prevent dirt accumulation.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/pneumatics/pneumatic-cylinder-designed-stay-clean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/pneumatics/pneumatic-cylinder-designed-stay-clean#comments What's Inside? Motion Control Pneumatics Fri, 25 Mar 2016 16:37:00 +0000 58851 at http://machinedesign.com Sensor Leverages Thermodynamics to Measure Gas Flows http://machinedesign.com/sensors/sensor-leverages-thermodynamics-measure-gas-flows <div class="node-body article-body">MEMSIC's MFC2000 series gas flow sensor measures up to 70 liters per minute of gas flow with a minimal pressure drop.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/sensor-leverages-thermodynamics-measure-gas-flows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/sensor-leverages-thermodynamics-measure-gas-flows#comments What's Inside? Sensors Fri, 25 Mar 2016 15:37:00 +0000 58831 at http://machinedesign.com Compact, Electric Cylinders Lower Costs http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/compact-electric-cylinders-lower-costs <div class="node-body article-body">The EC1 Linear Positioner from Kollmorgen, Redford, Va., has a maximum stroke length of 200 mm and delivers thrusts of up to 150 lb. at 13 ips.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/compact-electric-cylinders-lower-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/compact-electric-cylinders-lower-costs#comments What's Inside? Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:23:00 +0000 58261 at http://machinedesign.com Simulating Human Touch http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/simulating-human-touch <div class="node-body article-body">The human fingertip is a complex sensing machine, and scientists have now found ways of emulating it in order to give robots a sense of touch.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/simulating-human-touch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/simulating-human-touch#comments What's Inside? Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:07:00 +0000 58221 at http://machinedesign.com 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> <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