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Many of us could not begin to fathom the feeling of being told we may never walk again, but for one motorcycle enthusiast this was his reality. Here, Graham Mackrell, managing director of precision gearing specialist Harmonic Drive UK, explains how the company has worked with Project MARCH to help people get back on their feet.
At the MACH show, Andy Pye met with Universal Robots and some of their partner network. The products were interesting in themselves, but the real story broke a few weeks later – and took us by surprise too!
Using a new technique developed by drive systems engineers at Saarland University, electromagnetic valves can precisely control the amount of liquid they dispense and electromagnetic door locks can close smoothly and quietly - without sensors