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Strain Gauge On Railway Lines

08/24/2015 by Anonymous Poster
Anyone had experience with using strain gauges on railway line to measure weight of wagons. In theory it seems it will work but if someone tried this...
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Last comment 08/26/2015 by gringogreg
 

Elgo P40 Controller

08/24/2015 by engineer1000
Hi, just joined the site and am desperate for some info concerning the Elgo P40 controller. I am planning on using an Elgo P40 Controller to control...
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Last comment 08/25/2015 by bigg
 

Purpose Of Using MAC In The F&G System

08/24/2015 by Khalid Abdel Wahab
it is necessary to connect MAC manual break glass in the F&G system in the oil filed, bearing in mind that many detectors are available to generate si...
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Last comment 08/26/2015 by Hilton
 

CPU Selection (PLC or DCS)

08/22/2015 by Anonymous Poster
Dear All, Can anybody please help me to decide which CPU should I prefer while dealing AI=24, AO=12, DI=100 and DO=200. I have selected 6ES7315-2EH1...
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Last comment 08/26/2015 by Mikerho
 

Automatic Shut Down LOX Bulk Storage Tank

08/18/2015 by texasron
We are at an old steel plate rolling mill(late 60s). We have a bulk LOX tank that originally had an automatic shutdown of the O flow in case of a rapi...
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Last comment 08/20/2015 by texasron
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Sensors & Switches

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Knitting Energy Storage into "Smart" Fabrics

08/21/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
New research may yield an improved solution to powering "smart clothing" - clothing and textiles that often have sensors woven right into them. Using...
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Last comment 08/27/2015 by PeeeWee

Crystal Ball May Hold the Kilogram's Future

06/15/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
This article describes work directed at replacing the current standard for the kilogram (a platinum-iridium alloy cylinder) with something more perman...
Views: 274, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/16/2015 by SolarEagle

Security Concerns for Internet of Things

05/22/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
What security implications arise as the Internet of Things (IoT) develops? Editors from a major networking magazine convened a panel of experts fo...
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Last comment 05/23/2015 by lyn
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Scientific Instruments

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Tycoon Joins Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

08/19/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
With a $100 million investment, physicist Stephen Hawking, SETI pioneer Frank Drake, and billionaire investor Yuri Milner are committing to the search...
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Last comment 08/19/2015 by Unredundant

The Precision (and Promise) of the James Webb Telescope

05/24/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is scheduled for launch in October 2018, and when it becomes operational, it is expected to advance human...
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Here Comes the Sun

04/06/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
The sun has been the talk of the solar system lately, showcased in a new video released by NASA and new research that reveals the source of its ma...
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Last comment 04/14/2015 by Cigarshaped
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Quality Control

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The Downside of "Always Connected"

08/18/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
The old Chinese proverb warns of yin and yang in all things. This article specifically addresses the connected car, a phenomenon that only now is show...
Views: 287, Comments: 24
Last comment 08/24/2015 by reward54

4 Hot Topics Related to the ASME BPVC Release (and a Survey)

04/28/2015 by SavvyExacta
ASME will release a new version of its BPVC (Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code) in 2015. This mandatory code sets the requirements for safe operation,...
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The Year in Test — 2015

02/27/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
What five factors will most significantly influence the path of test this year? Thirty years ago Nicholas Negroponte speculated that wired technologie...
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Electronic Test Equipment Blog

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The Only Standards Constant is Change

07/10/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
As with all other aspects of the electronics industry, the standards that make testing more manageable continue to change. This item outlines recent c...
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Instruments Evolve to Meet Changing Needs

04/13/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
"Touch me! Touch me," the instrument demands. A generation ago, that lament would seem an incomprehensible bit of frivolity. But test instruments...
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Trojans Find Their Way into the Hardware

03/09/2015 by Chelsey H
When people speak of Trojans and other malicious logic, they are usually talking about software. They rarely admit existence of malicious circuitry on...
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Last comment 03/12/2015 by Andy Germany
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Test & Measurement

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Quality PCB Prototyping "Without a Net"

05/25/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Designing printed circuit boards and building prototypes has changed little in recent years, despite the enormous advances in the semiconductor te...
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Last comment 05/31/2015 by kpotdar
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