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Application Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
Yaskawa Controllers Help Echo Hill Upgrade Grinding Operation

Echo Hill Automation Inc., a Beamsville, Ontario, Canada company founded by mechanical engineers and brothers Dan and Harry Schellenberg, has grown from a small two-man operation to a...

Application Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
Matrox Helps Military Vehicles Get the Robotic Touch

To camouflage an object is to hide it, conceal it so that it blends in with the surrounding environment. For the military, it’s a tactical necessity and can make the difference between a...

Application Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
FARO Inspection Device Aids in Robot Calibration

Parallel Robotic Systems Company (Hampton, NH) designs and produces high-precision positioning systems to provide effective solutions for difficult motion problems, correct errors in automated...

Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Machinery & Equipment Category Winner, "Create the Future" 2007 Design Contest

(Winner of an HP Workstation)

Cargo Management System

Jeremy Connell

Blacksburg, VA

Standard truck beds lack the ability to secure loose...

Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
Solar-Powered Cooler and Heater for an Automobile Interior

A proposed apparatus would provide or augment cooling or heating of the interior of an automobile in the presence of sunlight. The apparatus could be added to an existing automobile, with...

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