4U chassis meets VITA 31.1 spec Product News 4/13/2006 Post a comment Elma Electronic Inc. develops a 4U VITA 31.1 chassis for Gigabit Ethernet applications. The Type 15 chassis features an 8-slot Dual Star backplane that conforms to the VITA 31.1 specification.
Motor eval kit targets instrumentation Product News 4/13/2006 Post a comment New Scale Technologies offers the SQ-100N SQUIGGLE motor evaluation kit for designers of laser systems, microscopes, medical and laboratory equipment, and other scientific instruments.
Wedge brake design boosts by-wire stopping performance Design How-To 4/6/2006 Post a comment Intelligently controlled electronic brake converts vehicle kinetic energy directly into braking energy, is faster than hydraulic brakes, requires only 10% the energy to operate, and eliminating hydraulic lines and controllers lowers system weight.
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