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FMI Advises Electric Power and Mechanical Contractor Hooper Corporation on Acquisition of Premier Energy Services
FMI Advises Electric Power and Mechanical Contractor Hooper Corporation on Acquisition of Premier Energy ServicesDENVER, July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- FMI Capital Advisors Inc., a subsidiary of FMI Corporation, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Premier Energy Services ("Premier") by Hooper Corporation (" ...read more
Source: The Business Journals
Published on Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:14:00 GMT
Mechanical Sensors Enable Precision Detection
Mechanical Sensors Enable Precision DetectionThe MP600 series of mechanical sensors from Wilbrecht Ledco is designed to detect two positions within one product. The distance between the two positions can be customized to the user’s application r...read more
Source: Modern Machine Shop
Published on Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:05:00 GMT
Hybrid device harvests both mechanical and magnetic energy
Hybrid device harvests both mechanical and magnetic energyThe hybrid energy harvester consists of a cantilever beam made of a magnetostrictive/piezoelectric material that harvests both magnetic and mechanical energy. Credit: Xu et al. ©2018 American Institut...read more
Source: Phys.org
Published on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:33:00 GMT
The magical world of Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum
The magical world of Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical MuseumAll things urban recreation, from reinventing the sidewalk to innovations in children's playground design. Your first time at Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum is an experience like no other. After ...read more
Source: Curbed Detroit
Published on Tue, 17 Jul 2018 12:03:00 GMT
RIFT Ergonomic Split Mechanical Keyboard
RIFT Ergonomic Split Mechanical KeyboardA new split mechanical keyboard has launched via Kickstarter this week in the form of the RIFT, designed to provide an ergonomic split keyboard that can be used for both typing and gaming at an afford...read more
Source: Geeky Gadgets
Published on Tue, 17 Jul 2018 03:23:00 GMT
Dominating in Low Profile - Hexgears X-1 Wireless Low Profile Mechanical Keyboard
Dominating in Low Profile - Hexgears X-1 Wireless Low Profile Mechanical KeyboardWe all get it: mechanical keyboards are the happening thing for gamers. But what do you do you do if you prefer a lower profile, like on a Mac or laptop? Well, Hexgears has the answer with the X-1 Wir...read more
Source: MMORPG
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 03:00:00 GMT
KnewKey’s Rymek mechanical keyboard combines retro style with modern features
KnewKey’s Rymek mechanical keyboard combines retro style with modern featuresI’ve always loved typing. Smashing out words by pounding keys on a mechanical device has appealed to me for as long as I can remember, and the look and sounds of typewriters were a big part of that fo...read more
Source: VentureBeat
Published on Fri, 13 Jul 2018 05:31:00 GMT
Zhaga publishes specification allowing mechanical IoT upgradability
Zhaga publishes specification allowing mechanical IoT upgradabilityPISCATAWAY, N.J., July 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Zhaga Consortium, a global association of lighting companies that is standardizing interfaces of components of LED luminaires, has published Edi...read more
Source: Benzinga.com
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 22:55:00 GMT
New study finds folding graphene significantly enhances mechanical performance
New study finds folding graphene significantly enhances mechanical performanceBritney Gallivan sitting on top of her gigantic piece of paper with 11 folds (left) and her equation (right). Credit: Britney Gallivan An international team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has d...read more
Source: Phys.org
Published on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 04:42:00 GMT
Hands-on Tesoro Gram XS: Ultra Slim Mechanical Gaming-Keyboard
Hands-on Tesoro Gram XS: Ultra Slim Mechanical Gaming-KeyboardTesoro already managed to impress us once before with its RGB gaming keyboard Gram SE Spectrum based on optical infrared switches. The company's latest attempt to woo gamers is the brand-new ultra-sli...read more
Source: NotebookCheck
Published on Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:58:00 GMT
HyperX Alloy Elite Gaming Mechanical Keyboard Review 1 Year
HyperX Alloy Elite Gaming Mechanical Keyboard Review 1 YearHere I am, at it again tackling yet another Kingston review. This time it's not memory or a headset, but rather the newest keyboard lineup in the HyperX series. Kingston, just like many of the older e...read more
Source: Overclockers
Published on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 23:04:00 GMT
Hybrid device harvests both ambient mechanical and magnetic energy
Hybrid device harvests both ambient mechanical and magnetic energyChinese researchers have demonstrated a novel hybrid device that is able to harvest energy from both mechanical vibrations and magnetic fields to generate electricity. Although the voltage output is s...read more
Source: ZME Science
Published on Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT