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Mechanical Components

Learn about the design and testing of mechanical components in medical devices, including MEMS pressure sensors, connectors, wires, and cables.

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White Papers: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
The Top 20 Tubing and Hose Buying Tips, Part 1

This white paper was developed to help avoid the downtime, costs and frustration involved when the wrong plastic tubing or reinforced hose is ordered. Topics include pressure and vacuum...

Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
August 2020, Product Focus: Connectors/Wires/Cables
EDM wire, PCB connectors, and more.
Shielding materials, static control, 3D printing software, and more.
Makers of medical, exoskeletal and surgical products that use cables are still asking for stronger, more flexible materials.
Make sure your motor decision is an informed one.
Shaft collars, modular clean labs, hybrid motion controllers, and more.

With the advent of COVID-19, medical ventilators are more critical than ever. Ewellix, which manufactures linear motion and actuation solutions, is...

Features: RF & Microwave Electronics
Advanced EMI Filters Improve Brush DC Motors
Billions of brush DC motors are manufactured annually worldwide, a figure that is expected to increase over the next 10 years.
Position sensors, power clamps, CT scanners, and more.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Product Focus: Fluid Handling
Cavity pumps, transfer tubing, proportional valve, and more.
The device made of heart tissue and a robotic pumping system beats like the real thing.
Software for Linux

Synopsys, Exeter, UK, has launched Simpleware Release P-2019.09. The latest version of the software includes new features and performance improvements....

Technology Leaders: Robotics, Automation & Control
Medical Design Briefs: 2019 Technology Leaders
Learn about 2019's stand-out manufacturers and cutting-edge applications in special metals, coatings, robotics, and more.
External PSUs

XP Power, Tokyo, Japan, has released two series of external power supplies that are intended for modern medical applications, including safety approvals...

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Eric Dietsch on the Benefits of Nitinol Wire

In collaboration with the Fort Wayne Metals Engineering team, Eric Dietsch focuses on supporting customers with material recommendations, product development, and education. Eric is available to help you and your company with any Nitinol-related questions or needs that you may have.

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