Keyword: Joining & Assembly

Mechanical & Fluid Systems

INSIDER: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

If Rosie the Riveter had access to a new riveting technology, the erstwhile character of WWII fame could have worked faster and made lighter products. Today,...

Articles: Aerospace
Thermoplastic composite materials (TPC) are gaining momentum for use in commercial airplanes and other aerospace applications, including electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Selective brush plating has dramatically evolved from its origins of touching up existing plating jobs.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
By enabling distributed system architectures, SFF systems and subsystems solve many of the toughest problems facing embedded system designers.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
Articles: Materials
Aerospace manufacturers who depend on nitriding components can benefit from greater uniformity of results, better-protected materials, and increased throughput.
Products: Energy
Coaxial connectors, tactical servers, test benches, surge protectors, and more.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
Innovation is carrying airborne technologies farther and higher than ever before, and avionic cooling practices have had to evolve to keep up.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Honeycutt Manufacturing made a major investment in a 5-axis universal machining center.
Products: Photonics/Optics
4D radar sensors, edge databases, 3D simulation platforms, and more.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Is RF engineering a form of black magic? Learn about the challenges in developing a low noise amplifier (LNA) for the aerospace market.
INSIDER: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

Army researchers invented a hinge that improves how quickly a quadrotor the size of a king-sized mattress can ascend from the ground to the rooftop of a two-story building, particularly with large...

Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
AM is a revolutionary technology that is changing the way that the aerospace industry is designing and producing parts.
Articles: Materials
Brazing isn't efficient, says an industry expert, and it's time for a change.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Learn about the most common bond systems for CBN wheels: resin, vitrified, and electroplated matrixes.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
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: Materials
Newly developed computational approaches aid in the design of composites that exhibit remarkable abilities to both sense external cues and adapt to these cues in controllable, "programmable" ways.
Application Briefs: Defense
Jamco America’s comprehensive dynamic test facility has an accelerator-type impact system.
Articles: Aerospace
See the trends today that are helping satcom design engineers meet the data demands of their military and aerospace clients.
Articles: Aerospace
Learn how to take on a “follow-the-wire” design approach.
Products: Test & Measurement
Network analyzers, FPGAs, mobile surface measurement, and more.
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
To date, the rear fuselage packers have been used in the production of over 500 aircraft.
Application Briefs: Data Acquisition
HyperMILL ® CAM software and 5-axis machining is being used to make parts for an advanced NASA satellite mission.
Products: Photonics/Optics
Miniature sensors, 3D printing platforms, lightning test systems, and more.
Application Briefs: Defense
RPI UK has installed two integrated rotor measurement and assembly platforms (iMAPs) at Atlanta-based Delta Airlines;
Products: Test & Measurement
Industrial metal 3D printers, force testers, machining centers, and more.
Articles: Design
The Rapid And Cost Effective Rotorcraft (RACER) demonstrator is being developed by Airbus Helicopters (AH) to further validate the compound rotorcraft configuration.
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Northrop Grumman Corporation has signed its first non-exclusive agreement to manufacture niobium-based connectors (NiobiCon™) specifically designed for harsh environments.
Articles: Aerospace
Combat is being transformed by Manned-Unmanned Teaming (MUMT) and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technologies that improve a warrior’s situational awareness.