Enhanced PCB design tool simplfies component creation
ExpressPCB has released its new Plus PCB Design Suite (ExpressSCH Plus and ExpressPCB Plus version 3.0).
Pipetting robot supports PCR-based HPV screening
Labs are increasingly choosing INTEGRA Biosciences’ liquid handling pipetting robot to help them address growing workloads associated with Human papilloma virus (HPV) screening. Several studies have recently suggested that PCR-based screening is more accurate and offers earlier detection of pre-cancerous growths than the conventional Papanicolaou (Pap) test and liquid-based cytology, leading to a gradual shift towards molecular diagnostics ...
Safer medical devices with antimicrobial ALD coatings
Picosun Group, the provider of AGILE ALD (Atomic Layer Deposition) thin film coating technology and solutions, has reported excellent aseptic properties measured from its ALD materials. Numerous ALD oxide coatings deposited with Picosun’s processes showed remarkable reduction of microbial growth and had low values of bacterial endotoxin contamination.
UV-C light recommended to disinfect delicate VR headsets
Following rigorous testing, HP has announced UV-C light is a safe and reliable way to disinfect virtual reality headsets. Multinational IT company, Hewlett-Packard (HP) has recommended Uvisan’s UV-C cabinets as a safe and effective method of disinfection which guarantees no damage to its virtual reality (VR) headsets and HMD (head mounted displays).
Anglia launches the two minute BOM
A Bill of Materials (BOM) tool which will deliver a volume quote in under two minutes has been launched by UK-based component distributor Anglia.
SnapEDA and Switchcraft agree digital models deal
SnapEDA and Switchcraft are collaborating to distribute digital models for Switchcraft’s products.
Eco Wrap: compostable industrial stretch film
Eco Wrap, a compostable industrial strength machine grade stretch film, is here. The latest formula uses a certified compostable resin plus a tackifier additive to make an industrial strength compostable stretch wrap that can be used on most standard automated stretch wrap equipment.
Thermally conductive battery adhesive for hybrid vehicles
DELO has introduced a thermally conductive battery adhesive for hybrid vehicles. Designed for high-volume series production, DELO-DUOPOX TC8686 is thermally conductive and flame-retardant. The product is currently used in the ramp-up of an automotive supplier.
Save CO2 with new solution for shipping adhesives
Since 2018, DELO has saved 3,200 tons of carbon dioxide with a new solution for shipping adhesives. This was achieved with shipping containers that work according to the thermos flask principle. Adhesives enable lightweight design and resource-saving miniaturisation. For technical reasons, many high-tech adhesives have to be transported refrigerated or frozen.
Eutect introduces service cart for wave soldering modules
To simplify maintenance and servicing of wave soldering modules, Eutect has announced that it offers a versatile service cart designed for use directly on the machine. Each service cart is tailored to specific customer modules.