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Sheet Metal Thickness

06/11/2018 by simke
Dear All, I have one question that is bothering me. Regarding choosing the appropriate thickness of sheet metal for the below construction. I am not...
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Last comment 06/18/2018 by MACA

Is Mechatronics Different From Robotics?

05/29/2018 by Ramakrishnan
Mechatronics is combination of electronics and mechanical design. Robot is one of the well known example of mechatronic system. Robots are designed by...
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Last comment 05/29/2018 by redfred

Mechanical Optical Design

05/29/2018 by MHFC
Hey everybody, I need articles, materials and learning material for mechanical optical design. Mainly an introduction on the subject. Appreciate you...
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Last comment 05/31/2018 by MHFC

Fan Shaft Power Calculation

05/26/2018 by Anonymous Poster
How do I arrive at Fan shaft power if I know the pressure (Pa) and the air flow (L/s). I used the following equation, HP = (CFM x PSF) / (33000 x Eff...
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Last comment 05/29/2018 by PWSlack
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ACME Lead Screw Systems Lead to Low Friction, High Efficiency

05/20/2018 by erathburn
Lead screws are a common technology used to convert rotary motion into linear motion, and are often used to provide actuation to a set of linear beari...
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Workbench Creations

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Garden Shed

10/21/2017 by phoenix911
Good day fellow members. I had posed a question last February about soil and foundations; = Floating Slab or Footings Below Frost Line = I appreci...
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Last comment 11/21/2017 by aliamay
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Mechanical Components Blog

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Introducing the Smallest Wave Springs on the Market

10/15/2017 by Hannes
The question you’re asking shouldn’t be “how many miles did I ride” or “how many steps did I take”, but “how...
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Valve Technology Blog

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New Val-Matic Swing-Flex® and Surgebuster® Check Valves

07/12/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Val-Matic has introduced two new check valves, the Swing-Flex® and the Surgebuster®. Both valves are designed for years of maintenance-free se...
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Bulb Trim Seals: Compounds, Colors, and Approvals

12/18/2017 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
Bulb trim seals don’t just come in EPDM rubber. They’re available in colors besides black, too. That’s good news if you need to use...
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World's Tallest Building (A Prefab) - Update From China

03/20/2013 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
We have been following this ambitious undertaking of building the world's tallest building, the 220 floor "Sky City", in an incredibly short three mon...
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Supply Chain Insights - an Industry Veteran's View

03/13/2013 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
In my thirty plus years in Strategic Supply Chain, I have come to appreciate the constant evolution of our business. I'd like to share with you toda...
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Customer Centric Concepts – Unlocking the Secrets

03/06/2013 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
The term Customer Centric Concepts came from our 25 years of experience developing and maintaining account relationships with Trane's National Account...
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HVAC Materials – An Evolution

02/27/2013 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by psikorsky
This week GEA's PJ Sikorsky answers questions about materials used in HVAC products over the years. 1. What has been the biggest change in materials...
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