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Chiron FZ08MT Precision+ Machining

Chiron FZ08MT Precision+ Machining

July 11, 2016

The Chiron FZ08MT Precision+ Machining Center is a 6-sided machining center with swivel head, turning spindle, and opposed spindle for milling and turning from bars. Read More

World’s first child-exoskeleton for spinal muscular atrophy

World’s first child-exoskeleton for spinal muscular atrophy

June 22, 2016

The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) introduced the world’s first infant exoskeleton, designed to help children with spinal muscular atrophy, a degenerative illness which affects one in ten thousand babies in Spain. Weighing 12 kilos, the apparatus is made of aluminum and titanium, and is designed to help patients walk, and in some cases... Read More

Learn about R+W precision safety couplings

Learn about R+W precision safety couplings

May 26, 2016

R+W America’s educational video on its precision safety couplings covers the basic design, function, and handling of the ball-detent torque limiters. It also features an instructional section demonstrating how to properly adjust the disengagement torque value and re-engage fully disengaging versions. Mechanical design engineers and machine... Read More

Ingestible origami robot

Ingestible origami robot

May 16, 2016

Researchers at MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology have demonstrated a tiny origami robot that can unfold itself from a swallowed capsule and, steered by external magnetic fields, crawl across the stomach wall to remove a swallowed button battery or patch a wound. (Learn more about the robot:... Read More

Amputee feels texture with a bionic fingertip

Amputee feels texture with a bionic fingertip

April 30, 2016

An amputee feels rough or smooth textures in real-time — with his phantom hand — using an artificial fingertip connected to nerves in the arm. The advancement will accelerate the development of touch enabled prosthetic. Read More

Hear more with the 3M Cardiology IV stethoscope

Hear more with the 3M Cardiology IV stethoscope

April 5, 2016

Catching subtle sounds is critical to accurate patient assessment and diagnosis. The new Cardiology IV stethoscope is engineered to help you perceive the barely perceptible — the sounds that can tell you more about a patient’s condition. Read More

Mikron's high-volume production solutions

Mikron's high-volume production solutions

March 29, 2016

The Mikron G05 linear assembly cell is based on the use of standardized building blocks, which offer flexibility and modularity. The Mikron G05 platform ensures speed, precision, and reliability of automation. Read More