Webinar: Solving Common Sensor Application Problems

The live webinar was May 29, 2014. Fill out the form below to watch on demand.  System designers face a surprising variety of sensing issues these days from continuously monitor factory machinery to making multiple measurements with limited space. Sensor suppliers recognize the challenges and with the help of in-house experts have designed solutions to solve

Webinar: Four Steps to End Encoder Problems

Live webinar was May 6, 2014. Fill out the form below to watch on demand. In this webinar, Avtron Encoder Product Manager Brian Winter uncovers the biggest causes of encoder failure, and what you can do to eliminate these causes. Learn how to recognize problem(s), simplify mechanical issues on the outside and the inside of the encoder,

Webinar: The Best Motor for Hybrid Electric Vehicle Powertrains

The live webinar was April 10, 2014. Fill out the form below to watch on demand.  There is growing interest in hybrid-electric vehicles and OEMs are developing hybrid electric vehicles on a number of different platforms including cars, trucks, boats and construction equipment. When it comes to choosing a motor for the powertrain, the choice

Tips for Selecting Aluminum Extrusions & Accessories

This webinar will focuses on the selection of Aluminum Extrusions and Accessories relating to the user’s specific application requirements.  Typical applications for aluminum extrusions include:  safety guarding, enclosure, work station, light machine base, shutter, robotic jig and fixture, material handling, display exhibits, as well as many others that can be utilized in a variety of industries

Tips for 3D Printing Accuracy

In this webinar you will learn specific tips on how to obtain the best accuracy from 3D printing machines for your parts from 3D Systems, Objet, and Stratasys. Each manufacturer will give you 5 tips that will ensure accurate dimensions in your built parts. These tips will cover various design, material, and machine factors that

Design for Manufacturability: DDM Changes the Rules

Did you know that direct digital manufacturing (DDM) can free you from the restraints of conventional manufacturing? By doing so, it allows you to expand your creativity, fine tune your ideas, chop weeks from your product development process and help your company save money. In this 20 minute webinar, we’ll show you how DDM can

Developments In Precision Positioning Stages with High Speed Range

High-precision linear stages used for applications such as surface measurement in life sciences, semiconductor manufacturing and other industries often require two distinctly different modes of motion. A rapid mode usually is needed to change locations quickly in the workspace, which might then be followed by very slow motion for finer focusing and resolution. The traditional

Solving Assembly Challenges in Reduced Footprint Applications

Smaller, lighter, and thinner electronic devices and their inherently restrictive design envelopes present several challenges on the road to  their assembly and manufacture. Hardware for component attachment must perform reliably, despite the shrinking and limited footprints for fastener placement and installation. In addition, designers face reduced parts counts for weight savings and production economies. An entirely