Gallery: Nine complex powder-metal designs

The Powder Metallurgy (PM) Design Excellence Awards competition celebrated its 50th anniversary this year. These awards were presented during the 2014 World Congress on Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Read more ›
Posted in Metals

3D-Printed Monster Invades Comic-Con 2014

Stratasys 3D printing team builds 14-ft tall character for Comic-Con.

A team of engineers and designers, including 3D printing experts from Stratasys Ltd., Eden Read more ›
Posted in 3D Printing

3D-Printed Monster Invades Comic-Con 2014

Stratasys 3D printing team builds 14-ft tall character for Comic-Con.

A team of engineers and designers, including 3D printing experts from Stratasys Ltd., Eden Read more ›
Posted in 3D Printing

Direct-Diode Laser Slices Through Metal

The TeraBlade from TeraDiode is the first direct-diode laser powerful and focused enough to serve industry as a welder or cutter.

Start-up company TeraDiode, Wilmington, Read more ›
Posted in Technologies

Aerial Refueling Just Got Better with Navy's New Testbed

When Navy jets get refueled in the sky, their tank equipment is hit with high impact forces in extreme environments. So Moog Inc. engineered this testbed to more accurately simulate the forces. It has Read more ›
Posted in Defense

Do Prosthetic Feet Need Feelings?

Stephen Mraz, Senior Editor

Prosthetic lower limbs have been very successful at replicating the needed biomechanics to get users up and walking. Yet none of them Read more ›
Posted in Medical, Technologies

Technology Adds the Sense of Touch to Prosthetic Hands

Stephen Mraz, Senior Editor

Biomedical researchers at the Veterans Administration are exploring options and developing techniques for directly stimulating nerves Read more ›
Posted in Medical, Technologies

Linear Motor Free Piston Pumps

Sponsored by MEDO USA Inc.

What is the main difference between a piston pump and a diaphragm pump? What’s the difference between linear motor pumps and conventional Read more ›

Posted in Design FAQs, Motors/Drives, Pneumatics

How to Select and Size Hydraulic-Oil Coolers

Floyd Engelking, Applications Engineer, Parker Hannifin Corp., Accumulator and Cooler Div. , Machesney Park, Ill.

Here’s how to select Read more ›

Posted in Hydraulics

High data-rate Ethernet cables

With the need for higher data-rate capacity in the aerospace market, new lightweight, flexible, and routable Ethernet cables are bundled in a unique jacket material that provides the high speed and light Read more ›
Posted in Cables, Connectors, Enclosures, Products

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LSF Design Engineering lives up to its reputation for being a top-notch firm to develop optimized structural designs. We gave LSF an aggressive challenge to reduce weight in our system and they delivered.LSF was the most economical choice among our select list of vendors and each member of the LSF team was highly responsive throughout the entire process. Whenever an obstacle was encountered in the process, LSF was right on it to solve the issue and get to the end goal. In all my 25 years of product development experience, I have never found a more nimble company in the field of structural design and analysis.

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