Technical
Q&A - Faster assembly of machines
25/05/21
The speedier assembly of machines is a useful asset to all manufacturers, and FATH Components is a leading supplier of products for this purpose. The company offers a variety of solutions, as UK Managing Director David Hayes explains
Likely changes to encapsulation adhesives: White Paper
22/03/21
This article, authored by adhesives experts Inseto, examines the possible effects on some businesses if the banning of certain encapsulation adhesives containing Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) becomes a reality
The current view on electrically conductive adhesives
24/02/21
Electrically conductive adhesives are now commonplace and have contributed immensely to the micro design of everyday consumer electronic devices. iPads, mobile phones, medical devices, flexible PCB’s, wearable conductive clothing, RFID tagging and RFI shielding are just some common applications with which we are all familiar. In this article, Simon Dearing, Managing Director of Eurobond Adhesives, reveals more about the technology and how to use and maximise it
5 questions to ask when selecting a compression latch
11/02/21
Compression latches and other touch point solutions are often overlooked by end consumers, but these products play a vital role in the overall appeal of the application as a whole. Compression latches have the power to make a significant impact on the performance, ergonomics and security of an industrial product or application. With a wide variety of compression latching solutions available, how does a machine builder know if they are choosing the best product to fulfil the needs? Southco provides this white paper to help guide machine builders
The many hidden benefits when investing in adhesives
03/02/21
Why ROI is much more than simply how fast you get our money back
Wave spring or coil spring?
14/01/21
Simon Ward is Technical Manager at Uckfield-based fastener specialists TFC. Here he offers a machine designers a comparison between wave springs and round wire coil springs 
Featured Machine Builder
30/11/20
Design & Automation Solutions has offices in Oxfordshire and Tyne & Wear and specialises in one-off machines for just about any application