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  NEWS  
  Photos of the Day: New 3D Printer Multi-Tool Heads  
  NEWS  
  Hearing Draws Apology, Admission in Air Bag Mess  
  BLOG  
  Wearable Device Punishes You for Slouching  
  NEWS  
  Toyota Recalls Nearly 423K Lexuses for Fuel Leaks  
  NEWS  
  GM Shakes Up Management, Names New Quality Chief  
  ARTICLE  
  Making Ergonomic Lifting Devices Even Safer  

Reference Design for Micropower Gas Detector at Mouser.

Analog Devices CN0234 Reference Design is a single-supply, low power, battery-operated, portable toxic gas detector using an electrochemical sensor, which is ideal for chemical analysis and environmental monitoring applications.


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China Can Damage U.S. Power Grid

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China and "one or two" other countries are capable of mounting cyberattacks that would shut down the electric grid and other critical systems in parts of the United States, according to Adm. Michael Rogers, director of the National Security Agency ...


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Mouser Delivers a Brighter Driver and LED Solution.

Ranging from 120VAC up to 265VAC, ON Semiconductor introduces a number of driver solutions that work seamlessly with Philips Lumileds LEDs without the need for a power supply.


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NEWS

The Latest List of Cars Involved in Air Bag Recalls

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NHTSA urges owners to use their vehicle identification number on manufacturer sites to see if vehicles are have been recalled by the manufacturer. Here's the latest list of models covered by multiple Takata-related recalls ...   


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Obama Plugs STEM Education at Ceremony

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President Barack Obama said Thursday that 19 scientists, researchers, and innovators who received the country's highest honor for their life-changing work embody the spirit of the nation and its "sense that we push against limits and that ...


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TPD2E2U06 Dual-Channel High-Speed ESD Protection Device

Texas Instruments

The device offers ±25-KV IEC contact and ±30-KV IEC air-gap ESD protection. The 1.5-pF line capacitance of the TPD2E2U06 makes the device suitable for a wide range of applications.


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NEWS

Senators Get No Clear Answers on Air Bag Safety

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There were apologies and long-winded explanations, but after nearly four hours of testimony about exploding air bags, senators never got a clear answer to the question most people have: whether or not their cars are safe. A hearing ...  


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KRYTAR Announces New Compact, Ultra-Broadband 4-Way Power Divider

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KRYTAR has announced a new 4-way power divider offering high performance over the ultra-broadband frequency range of 3.0 to 40.0 GHz in a compact package. The 4-way power divider can also be ...


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Join National Instruments for a complimentary technology and innovation workshop

Attend NIDays, a one-day event, and participate with industry experts, learn from your choice of over 50 technical sessions, attend hands-on workshops and partner demonstrations.


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NEWS

Japan Orders Air Bag Maker to Conduct Probe

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Japan's transport ministry has told air bag maker Takata to conduct an internal investigation after cases of its air bags exploding triggered safety concerns in the U.S. and other countries. Transport Minister Akihiro Ohta said Friday that the ...


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AirStream Cable Blowing Machine by GMP for Micro Fiber Cable Installation

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General Machine Products Company (GMP) has introduced the AirStream Cable Blowing Machine to its line of fiber optic cable placing equipment. Specifically designed to install micro fiber cable into pre-installed ...


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Engineering Newswire 117: Electric Scooter Unfolds in a Second

This week on Engineering Newswire, we’re searching the sea with robotic ocean gliders, unfolding an electric scooter in a single second, and shielding our eyes from blinding headlights …


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NEWS

Takata Quality Chief Shuns National Air Bag Recall

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The quality chief for Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. told a Senate committee Thursday that a national recall of driver's side air bag inflators is not necessary. In testimony before the Commerce Committee, Senior Vice President of ...


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GE Appoints Four New Officers

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GE has announced the appointment of four new Company officers. GE has 196 officers globally who lead large revenue-generating businesses or are in critical technology or functional roles, helping to drive growth ...     


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We are now accepting entries for the 2015 Young Mind Awards!

Our mission is to inspire youth at the Middle and High School levels, as well as students at the undergraduate level, to pursue their passion and bring forth Design Engineering and Research and Development as desirable education and career options for scholars.


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J.W. Winco Cylindrical Anti-Vibration Mounts Now in Inch Sizes

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J.W. Winco now offers inch sized GN 451.1 / GN 451.2 / GN 451.3 Cylindrical Type Vibration Isolation Mounts with Stainless Steel Components. The vibration isolation mounts, also known as vibration ...


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ARTICLE

Making Ergonomic Lifting Devices Even Safer

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Apart from being backbreaking work, lifting heavy objects can so easily end in disaster. According to the laws of physics, the gravitational potential energy gained by lifting can convert to kinetic energy just to end in an almighty crash ...


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NEWS

GM Shakes Up Management, Names New Quality Chief

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General Motors has promoted its purchasing chief to be its head of quality as part of a management shakeup. The move comes after all GM brands but Buick performed worse than average in this year's Consumer Reports auto reliability ...  


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Toyota Recalls Nearly 423K Lexuses for Fuel Leaks

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Toyota says that the cars' fuel lines have nickel phosphate plating to protect against corrosion. Some lines could have been built with particles coming in contact with a gasket. That can cause the sealing property to ...    


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BLOG

Wearable Device Punishes You for Slouching

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One of the first skills they teach you in the military — if you haven’t mastered it already — is correct posture. If you slouch, a loud, angry man with a Smoky Bear hat will give you a gentle reminder to stand up straight. But even the ...


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NEWS

Hearing Draws Apology, Admission in Air Bag Mess

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The global quality chief of Takata Corp. apologized and an official from Honda acknowledged the automaker broke a disclosure law as a Senate committee put the spotlight on a growing problem with exploding air bags ...     


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NEWS

Photos of the Day: New 3D Printer Multi-Tool Heads

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LulzBot just unveiled two new products for advanced users. Designed for the LulzBot TAZ 3D printer, the all-new Dual Extruder and FlexyDually Tool Heads are upgrades that give advanced users the ability to print in two colors of the same ...


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