Prototyping Equipment

Test & Measuring Instruments

Union Tech, Inc. and RP Sales America, Inc. Extend an Invitation to the North American Launch Event of UnionTech RSPro Stereolithography Equipment

October 14, 2016

Union Tech, Inc. and RP Sales America Inc. will host a launch event on October 26th and 27th to introduce the UnionTech™ RSPro product line of proven stereolithography (SL) 3D-printing solutions for the North American market. The event will be held at the New Sharon, Iowa, headquarters of RP Sales America, the North American distributor of the UnionTech™ RSPro SL equipment line. It will... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Synopsys Accelerates Development of Safety-Critical Products with Design Solutions for ARM Cortex-R52

September 22, 2016

Synopsys Tools Enable Design and Safety Certification of Automotive, Industrial and Health Care SoCs Based on New ARMv8-R Architecture CPU MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights:

  • Galaxy Design Platform tools, including IC Compiler II place and route, Design Compiler Graphical synthesis, and ISO 26262-certified TetraMAX II ATPG enable optimal power, performance and area for ARM... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

ARM Cortex-R52 CPU Kit fosters accelerated adoption and use.

September 22, 2016

Cadence® RAK (Rapid Adoption Kit) is optimized for ARM® Cortex®-R52 CPU, which targets embedded designs for automotive, medical, and industrial safety applications. Solution, which consists of complete digital implementation and signoff flow, works with ARM Artisan® physical IP to help designers meet challenging PPA (power, performance, and area) goals. Full-flow reference methodology, Cadence System-to-GDSII flow, and complete Cadence low-power, multiple-power-domain flow are standard. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

First Dragonfly 2020 in United States

September 20, 2016

Innovative Inkjet System Allows Users to 3D Print Professional Multi-Layer Circuit Boards FATHOM, an advanced manufacturer with an expertise in 3D printing, announced today that it is the first American company to receive a Dragon Fly 2020 System from Nano Dimension. The proprietary technology uses nanoparticle conductive and dielectric inks for rapid prototyping of complex, high-performance... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Stratasys Manufacturing Aids Package Can Help Users Speed Development of 3D Printed Manufacturing Tools

September 15, 2016

Package Contains Design Consultation and Advanced Materials to Help Users Create Jigs, Fixtures, or Other Manufacturing Tools MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, announced that it is introducing a new Manufacturing Aids Package for the Fortus 900mc Production 3D Printer, aimed at helping users get a... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Systems Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Evolve 3D Printing from Prototyping to Production

September 14, 2016

Company to partner with software giant PTC to accelerate adoption of digital manufacturing technologies Latest demonstration of Figure 4 shows ultra-fast printing platform as digital alternative to injection molding Company launches 3DXpert software for powerful, streamlined Direct Metal Printing CHICAGO - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) today will unveil its strategy, solutions, partnerships and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cadence to Showcase Latest PCB Design Tools at PCB West 2016

September 9, 2016

New Allegro and OrCAD Solutions Accelerate Development of Flex, Rigid-Flex Designs SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) will be featuring its latest scalable OrCAD® and Allegro® technologies at PCB West 2016 booth #400 from September 13-15 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. To register for the conference, visit ... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Systems to Preview its Digital Manufacturing Strategy and Solutions at September Launch Event

September 8, 2016

Exclusive one-day program to feature insight from company executives and leading customers Event coincides with comprehensive display of company’s end-to-end solutions at IMTS 2016 ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will host its 2016 Strategy and Solutions Event at the McCormick Place convention center in Chicago on September 12. This exclusive one-day event... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Five-Slot, 4U Chassis aids 3U OpenVPX board development.

August 11, 2016

Used to develop 3U VPX and OpenVPX cards, VPXD4500 features 5-slot OpenVPX backplane with BKP3-DIS05-15.2.13-n profile (VITA 65). Distributed mesh backplane accommodates diverse range of 3U OpenVPX boards. At 19 in. wide, platform is designed for facilitated rear I/O access. Rear Transition Module (RTM) connectors are optional. Features include 350 W AC power supply that offers typical 3U VPX voltages of 3.3 V, 5 V, 12 V, ±12 V AUX, and 3.3 V AUX. Other backplane and PSU options are supported. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sciaky's EBAM Metal 3D Printing Solution Drastically Reduces Time, Waste and Costs on a Mission-Critical Titanium Satellite Part for Lockheed Martin Space Systems

July 14, 2016

Lockheed Martin Chairman, President and CEO, Marilyn A. Hewson, shares the benefits of using Sciaky's metal additive manufacturing technology CHICAGO - Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and leading provider of metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, announced today that its Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM™) technology helped aerospace... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

FPGA Prototyping Becomes Even More Precise with Latest Additions to S2C's World-Class Prodigy(TM) Prototype Ready(TM) Interface Library

July 12, 2016

8 New Modules Give Designers Ability to Focus Development to Achieve Greater Product Differentiation and Faster Time-to-Market SAN JOSE, Calif. - S2C Inc., a worldwide leader of FPGA-based prototyping solutions for today's innovative designs, announced today the addition of 8 new Prototype Ready interface cards and accessories to its extensive library of over 90 pre-engineered hardware... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

SLM Solutions to Feature SLM 280HL Metal 3D Printer at First IMTS

June 23, 2016

Novi, MI — As the largest industrial trade show in North America, IMTS will feature an additive manufacturing section at this year’s event, September 12-17. Making a splash at its first IMTS, SLM Solutions will feature the top-selling SLM 280HL metal additive manufacturing system, their mid-range machine with a build envelope of 280x280x350mm. As with all SLM Solutions machines, the SLM... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Japanese Automaker, Daihatsu, Collaborates with Local Designers to Offer Car Design Customization Using Stratasys 3D Printing

June 22, 2016

Carmaker worked with top Japanese designers to create unique, customizable automotive exterior ‘Effect Skins’ for their 2-door convertible MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, says automaker Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd, (Daihatsu) is one of the first manufacturers to deliver on the 3D printing vision of mass... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

RenAM 500M Presented at IMTS 2016

June 8, 2016

Metal additive manufacturing for industrial production Designed and engineered with serialized production in mind, the Renishaw RenAM 500M builds complex metallic components directly from CAD using metal powder bed fusion technology. The machine will be featured at IMTS 2016 in Renishaw’s booth E-5509 in the East Building of Chicago’s McCormick Place. The RenAM 500M is first in a family... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

HEVC Test Suites offer multiview, screen content coding options.

June 8, 2016

MV-HEVC extension provides means to efficiently encode content with multiple camera views to allow stereoscopic video applications. Streams cover resolutions up Level 6.1 and comprise test sets to check multiple syntax elements of MV-HEVC. Also available, HEVC-SCC (Screen Content Coding) extensions improve compression efficiency for non-camera-captured video with significant graphics, text, or animation content. Both extensions aid manufacturers developing HEVC-compliant decoders. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Trimmable Backlighting Kit accelerates display prototyping.

June 6, 2016

Along with 0.45 or 0.3 mm thin, 6 x 11 in., Clad Flat Fiber™ (CFF) flexible optical sheets, Cut-2-Size™ Backlighting Kits include PCB with 8 white, side-fire LEDs that can be powered by 9 Vdc supply. Polycarbonate panels can be cut into any shape or size using such standard cutting tools as scissors or knife. LED board can also be cut in order to create 2 separate boards, and adhesive strip on circuit board stabilizes transition edge while also promoting coupling of light guide panel. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

BAAM Continues to Receive Accolades

June 1, 2016

Cincinnati Incorporated accepts Manny award for biggest breakthrough with Big Area Additive Manufacturing machine. Cincinnati Incorporated’s (CI) Big Area Additive Machine (BAAM) received the “Biggest Breakthrough of the Year” award from the 2016 Manny Awards, sponsored by Cincinnati Magazine. The Manny Awards, now in their 10th year, are committed to recognizing the greatest... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Field Programmable Gate Arrays aid space system prototyping.

May 23, 2016

Providing same timing and power characteristics as space flight units, RTG4™ PROTO FPGAs enable prototyping and design validation activities for radiation-tolerant, high-speed FPGAs. These prototyping products, which can be reprogrammed multiple times without being removed from development board, specifically facilitate hardware timing verification as well as power evaluation. All products come in non-hermetic, ceramic packages. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voice Coil Actuator Kit accelerates prototype development.

May 23, 2016

Voice Coil Actuator (VCA) Developer's Kit includes 6 actuators with ODs from 32–113.8 mm, force performances from 15.56–1,512 N, and total strokes from 6.35–31.7 mm. Designed to facilitate prototype building for those unfamiliar with VCA technology, kit provides all necessary components to build operational actuation system. Built-in feedback sensor and programmable controller with MotionLab Software runs on user’s local PC, and sample programs are included. Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

FDM 3D Printers suit demanding manufacturing applications.

May 20, 2016

With sacrificial tooling solution, Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM®)-based 3D Printers can rapidly create complex, hollow composite parts. ST-130 material and fill patterns accelerate dissolution and build speed, while optimizing autoclave performance and tool quality. ULTEM 9085 Aerospace grade filaments allow full production traceability in compliance with aerospace requirements. Offering smooth matte finish, PC-ABS material is suited for challenging applications, such as power-tool prototyping. Read More