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Threaded metal inserts for permanent installation in plastic materials offer quick access to assemblies
SI threaded inserts from PennEngineering provide durable and reusable metal threads in plastic materials to accept mating hardware and subsequently allow for access to an assembly whenever required. Unlike fixed and unyielding joining methods, such as adhesives or rivets, the inserts ultimately offer the capability to disassemble and re-attach plastic components easily and quickly without
Cable engineering company, Northwire, Inc., in collaboration with precision cable connector leader LEMO is pleased to launch the second generation BioCompatic II for extreme engineering and cable assembly applications ranging from health care to industrial. A cost-effective upgrade to silicone – and a USP Class VI alternative – was engineered by Northwire specifically to create a
Webinar: Ethernet or EtherCAT for Motion Control: Choosing the Right Network for Your Applications – March 17, 2016
Thursday, March 17, 2016 2:00pm ET / 11:00am PT With the increasing presence of EtherCAT in the motion control industry, choosing between EtherCAT and Ethernet is becoming an increasingly important question. This presentation will cover the technical differences between both methods and provide advice on how to choose between them based on
Select specialty modules in WAGO’s compact, modular 750 Series are now ANSI/ISA12.12.01 and Canadian CSA C22.2 certified for operation in Class 1, Division 2 hazardous locations. The following specialty modules now carry these approvals: –750-658 CAN Gateway Module: for the easy integration of CAN field devices and J1939 applications –750-632 Proportional Valve module: with configurable
Master Bond UV15X-6NM-2 is a one component UV curing urethane acrylate system formulated for a variety of bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications. This moderate viscosity product features flexibility, toughness and abrasion resistance. It is widely used for fiber-optic, optical, electronic, semiconductor, microelectronic and laser applications. UV15X-6NM-2 features an elongation exceeding 200%, which contributes to
by Paven Patel, General Manager and Barry Siroka, Business Development Manager, EpoxySet The process of evaluating and choosing an adhesive is easier when you consider a few key parameters. Choosing the best adhesive for a specific application can be complex. There are many variables to consider and numerous types of chemistries with different capabilities. An
International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) announces a one hour online workshop titled, “Recommendations for Planning, Designing and Implementing Model-Based Design (MBD) / Model-Based Manufacturing (MBM).” The workshop is derived from ITI’s latest white paper written in conjunction with Dave Baum, formerly of Raytheon. Baum has led the development and commercialization of new products in a variety