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Fastest, Most Advanced Weather Radar Aims to Improve Warning Times
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Fastest, Most Advanced Weather Radar Aims to Improve Warning Times

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - March 3, 2020 - Each year weather-related disasters affect millions of people, resulting in billions of dollars of damage worldwide. Although these events cannot be prevented, new innovations in weather radar technology are under development to help improve forecasts and storm predictions; giving communities more time to prepare for dangerous weather, potentially saving lives...

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Quick-Turn Prototypes Fast-track Innovation for Airport Pushback Tugs
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Quick-Turn Prototypes Fast-track Innovation for Airport Pushback Tugs

Minneapolis, Minn. - November 19, 2019 - Next time you're at the airport, look out the window and see if you can spot one of the new TUG™ ALPHA 4 pushback vehicles, reimagined with the latest industry technology by Textron Ground Support Equipment (Textron GSE) and featuring a vital component from DSTI. Since airplanes don't have a reverse gear they must be 'pushed' or moved...

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Telescope Fitted with DSTI Equipment Prepares for South Pole Journey
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Telescope Fitted with DSTI Equipment Prepares for South Pole Journey

Minneapolis, Minn. - July 31, 2019 - As the brief three-month Antarctic summer fast approaches, graduate students, post-doc researchers and professors from the University of Minnesota (UMN) push forward with final assembly of BICEP Array in preparation for its new home, the South Pole. The BICEP Array telescope is part of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) polarization experiment that will...

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DSTI Rotary Unions Helping Scientists Look Further into Universe Than Ever Before
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DSTI Rotary Unions Helping Scientists Look Further into Universe Than Ever Before

Minneapolis, Minn. - October 11, 2018 - Since 2016, DSTI rotary unions have successfully operated in BICEP3, one of the world's most powerful telescopes located at the southernmost place on Earth. There, at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Research Station, scientists from around the world are on a quest to answer some of the biggest and most exciting questions about the nature of the Universe....

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Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out
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Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out

One of the best ways to make sure that your machinery stays up and running in the face of adversity is to make sure that it's properly sealed. Of course, it's not always easy to determine whether the integrity of your seals are up to par. How can you tell when you have a problem?

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DSTI Boosts Offshore Wind Energy for World's Largest Turbines
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DSTI Boosts Offshore Wind Energy for World's Largest Turbines

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - June 29, 2018 - As demand for cleaner energy rises, wind turbine manufacturers continue to develop groundbreaking solutions to produce power more efficiently and reliably than ever before. For nearly a decade, DSTI has provided leading wind turbine equipment manufacturers with blade pitch control solutions for safely transmitting electrical signals and hydraulic fluid from a...

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SRS Dives for a Solution and Delivers
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SRS Dives for a Solution and Delivers

Meeting challenging requirements, SRS's rotary union was designed to integrate directly into a submersible vehicle designated to remove heavy barnacle build-up from underwater surfaces of ships and offshore platforms. The rotary union is a key component in the steering linkage and supplies 3,000 PSI hydraulic fluid to power the motor on the all-wheel drive system that directs the vessel about...

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NASA's Satellite Refueling Mission Progresses with Help from DSTI
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NASA's Satellite Refueling Mission Progresses with Help from DSTI

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - March 29, 2017 - More than 1,000 operational satellites currently in orbit will one day run out of fuel and burn up in our atmosphere as they fall back towards Earth or remain space debris forever. Costing tens of millions of dollars each launch, satellites have a limited lifespan restricted by their fuel tank capacity. However, with NASA's continued research, servicing...

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Choice Waterjet Parts Exhibiting at FABTECH Choice Supplies Waterjet Parts for All Major Brands
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Choice Waterjet Parts Exhibiting at FABTECH Choice Supplies Waterjet Parts for All Major Brands

ST. MICHAEL, Minn. (August 16, 2016) - Choice Waterjet Parts, a division of Jet Edge, is exhibiting at FABTECH, Nov. 16-18 in Las Vegas. Look for Choice Waterjet Parts in Booth C25085. During FABTECH, Choice will display a wide range of waterjet parts, including nozzles and orifices, UHP pump parts, cutting heads, cutting head parts, on/off valve parts, HP seal kits, swivels and much more. Choice...

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Rotary Unions have extended-service, multi-passage design.
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Rotary Unions have extended-service, multi-passage design.

Used for power, fluid, and data transfer, multi-passage rotary unions are designed with DuraSeal™ elastomeric sealing materials and meet needs of industrial/commercial applications requiringÂ- rotary sealing device with 2–12 passages. Products provide seal sets between stationary connections and rotating equipment, while independent passages permit flow of same or different media into...

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DSTI Plays Role in Astrophysics Research from South Pole
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DSTI Plays Role in Astrophysics Research from South Pole

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Most people are unaware that less than a quarter mile from the South Pole lie some of the world's most powerful radio telescopes. Running year-round, they scan the sky observing very faint light from the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB). The CMB is the oldest light visible in the Universe, a remnant glow from the very early times when the Universe was much hotter and...

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