August 2018

Features

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Five questions with Thomas Raun

Iscar’s national product manager for milling discusses cutting tool developments for typical medical components produced on Swiss machines.

Motion Engineering + Design

Nice wheels

SoftWheel wheelchair suspension technology uses iglide bushings from igus to keep weight down, eliminate maintenance, and give users a smoother ride.

Photonics alignment hexapods

Autoclave-safe medical switches; Self-clinching threaded standoff fasteners; Wearable tape adhesive; Light-curable adhesives; Vacuum tool end effector; Telescopic pillars