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3D Printing of Composites: IDTechEx Profiles Startups Competing for Market Share

Overall, IDTechEx calculated that this industry received over $100M in investment in 2019. There are very good reasons for both the composite and 3D printing industry to be excited.

The Age of 5G Manufacturing

Data is the new Black Gold but if you are gathering data and not using it effectively then you are paying for data transmission and storage andiIt just becomes white noise and adds no value.

What You Need to Know About Calibration

Manufacturers may need to go through calibration processes to ensure consistent results with every use of a tool or piece of equipment that can or should be calibrated.

The Integration of Electrical CAD/CAE for Machine Manufacturing

The right technology and high integration enable a company to increase efficiency and reduce the costs of project and maintenance through the systematic knowledge management.

Agriculture Manufacturing Trends to Watch

Like many other industries, agriculture has discovered the benefits of data mobility, industry 4.0, and new technologies that unlock productivity and cost savings.

Will 2020 Be the Year You Embrace Blockchain in Manufacturing?

Blockchain has proven an effective salve for the dwindling trust in today’s supply chains. It enables a network-wide protocol that helps reduce “trust tax,” or the costs of maintaining trust.

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Achieving Peak Performance in Elite Cycling and Beyond

The rapid prototyping and 3D printing plastic parts for wind tunnel testing became a well-established model but Katsanis wondered “why not do this with metal”?

Taking an Incremental, Multi-Stage Approach When Upgrading Aging DCS Systems

Addressing gaps, potential risks and islands of automation on a staged basis minimizes costly disruptions to operations and provides greater flexibility as equipment and data needs evolve over time

Save Your Manufacturing Business by Giving Employees Ownership Opportunities

If your business has been walloped by the various challenges in the sector, converting the company to an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) could be a way forward.

Manufacturing and Automation - News Headlines

Electrons, not Ions, Provide Superior Plasma Etching of Nanoscale Semiconductor Devices

Accelerated waves of electrons, not ions, gently lift away atoms for superior etching and atomically smooth surfaces

Introspect Technology Adds MIPI C-PHY and D-PHY Frame Grabber Solutions for CSI-2 Image Sensors

Based on the company's E Series modules, the SV4E-CPRXG and SV4E-DPRXG are necessary for validating vision and imaging systems based on MIPI CSI-2 video links

Fastec Imaging Releases the HS7 Full HD High-Speed Camera System

Fastec Imaging is pleased to announce the release of the HS7, a full HD high-speed camera with unique high-speed image transfer capabilities.

Siemens Mobility Further Invests in Stratasys 3D Printing Solution to Support 30-Year Digital Rail Maintenance Project

Two Stratasys Fortus 450mc 3D Printers mark the start of Siemens Mobility's 'Easy Sparovation Part®' expansion to Russia, enabling rapid spare part production for 16 high-speed trains in operation, with 13 more to be delivered

Ultimaker Cura prepares 2.000.000 print jobs per week

Ultimaker marks milestone with online Marketplace and new features in Ultimaker Cura 4.5

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HEIDENHAIN - Linear Encoders for Length Measurement

HEIDENHAIN - Linear Encoders for Length Measurement

Nothing beats the positioning accuracy of linear encoders from HEIDENHAIN. Available in absolute and incremental versions and ideal for a variety of applications-including machine tools, semiconductor machines and medical machines-these measuring solutions combat a variety of issues that erode precision.

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Dynatect Manufacturing, Inc.

Dynatect Manufacturing, Inc.

Dynatect designs and manufactures a complete line of components to protect equipment and people. Products can be manufactured from metals, elastomer-covered fabric, nylon, rubber, polyurethane and PVC. Our range of products includes protective covers, cable and hose carriers, elastomer components and mechanical motion control. With tens of thousands of worldwide clients, and a library of more than 500,000 customized products, Dynatect has the broadest product offering to solve applications.