Keyword: Parts

Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Marotta’s patented approach starts with a 3D CAD model of choice that can meet varying ranges of end application specifications.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The fully operational, self-contained 3D printing “factory” is housed in a shipping container.
Application Briefs: Defense
VINCORION will supply spare parts for the PUMA infantry fighting vehicle’s weapon aiming and tracking system.
Articles: Materials
The manufacturing of complex composite aerospace components is a labor-intensive process, especially the application of the vacuum bag layers needed for consolidation and cure.
Briefs: Aerospace
The day of the first deployable UCAV armed with a high-energy laser weapon is not far away.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
More and more companies are designing rockets, satellites, and reusable space vehicles that require thruster valves to position, maintain, or change vehicle orbit in space.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
New multi-material 3D printers that can print both metal and dielectric materials enable the additive manufacturing of antennas and RF components.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Harbour Industries will manufacture low-loss coax and high-speed data cables used on Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II 5th generation fighter aircraft.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
See why coiled spring pins are being used extensively throughout the aerospace industry.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Learn how to protect critical conductors, dielectric, and optical fibers from deforming, cracking, or unraveling
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Integrating different types of devices and materials could increase their functional density, improving the performance of electro-optic systems for sensor applications.
Articles: Test & Measurement
By focusing just on the AM build process, a fundamental part of the production process chain is often overlooked: post-processing.
Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Custom enclosure gaskets can meet a variety of mechanical shock and thermal requirements.
Articles: Aerospace
Although marking adds no intrinsic value to a component, it is central to the smooth operation of the industry.
Articles: Aerospace
Today's technology must increase production rates and part quality, while reducing setup times and costs.
Articles: Aerospace

If there is a prime example of the need for friction-free, precise and delicate equipment movement in the aerospace and defense industries, satellite positioning during the testing cycle should be at the top of the...

Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
ThermOmegaTech
Warminster, PA
877-379-8258
www.thermomegatech-adg.com

A system supplier to the U.S. Department of Defense recently approached ThermOmegaTech® to obtain a custom...

Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Quality assurance and flight certification of critical aerospace parts and assemblies have reached new levels of sophistication in recent years. Leading aerospace and defense manufacturers...

Articles: Electronics & Computers

Understanding RF, especially microwave switching, can be a challenge. In many cases, test systems have been compromised because a test engineer did not consider all the...

Application Briefs: Defense
BRS Aerospace
South St. Paul, MN
651-457-7491
www.brsaerospace.com

BRS Aerospace has engaged Wichita State University's National Institute for Aviation Research (WSU-NIAR) to develop...

Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics

Radio frequency (RF) circuit elements that are traditionally considered to be linear frequently exhibit nonlinear properties that affect the intended...

Articles: Communications

Lightning strikes to jet airliners are common - about once every 1000 flight hours. The DO-160G standard, Environmental Conditions and Test Procedures for Airborne Equipment, is a standard...

Application Briefs: Aerospace
S.S. White Technologies
St. Petersburg, FL
727-626-2800
www.sswhite.net

S.S. White Technologies, a company that specializes in the design and manufacture of flexible shafts and related assemblies, is...

Articles: Test & Measurement

Military vehicles play a vital role in protecting our society — and inevitably encounter many extreme conditions across their lifespan. From the varying weight, to the rough terrain, there is a lot...

Articles: Materials

Metal additive manufacturing (3D printing), also known as Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) or Powder Bed Fusion (PBF), is changing the way metal parts are designed and produced. New software,...

Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition

The wax-filled thermostatic element was invented in 1936 by Sergius Vernet (1899-1968). Its principal application was in automotive thermostats used in the engine cooling system....

Briefs: Aerospace

There is growing interest in developing, testing, and deploying ceramic-matrix composites (CMCs) into commercial and military aerospace gas turbine engines due to their durability under extreme conditions...

Articles: Software

Satellites launched with the purpose of relaying communications have been enabling around-the-globe transmissions of information for half a century. And in this current era of hybrid warfare, that...

Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

More and more aerospace applications are incorporating fiber optics technology into their designs due to its many advantages over copper. The thinner fiber solutions provide higher speed over a...