Exploring Hydro-Abrasive Waterjet Cutting

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Hydro-abrasive waterjet cutting has made remarkable strides in recent years and, today, it’s one of the most effective machining methods. Waterjet cutting is seen as a major machine tool process technology and certainly one for the future.

It offers customers a unique combination of flexibility, simplicity and precision unparalleled in other available technologies today. The small cutting widths and omni-directional cutting mean the machines can cut virtually any material with exceptionally high precision. Waterjet cutting offers extreme accuracy with tight tolerances and is especially suited to composites.

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Could This Be The Future eVTOL Air Taxi?

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Image Credit: Jaunt Air Mobility

For some time, we’ve seen countless concepts of what an eVTOL air taxi may look like but this is not what you’d typically expect. Introducing Jaunt Air Mobility’s Reduced Rotor Operating Speed Aircraft, or ROSA for short.

This particular eVTOL air taxi seems to combine a helicopter and small aeroplane but it does seem to be the real deal. If you consider that safety and certification are the biggest obstacles the flying car market has to face, this eVTOL air taxi seems to be on the right track, or is it?

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The New Super Steel That Defies Convention

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Steel may be a common alloy but what happens when researchers attempt to turn it into super steel?

Developing ultra-high-strength alloys is a challenging task as it often ends up exposing weaknesses in other areas. Creating super steel requires a fine balance between all the different properties and a breakthrough has emerged, defying convention.

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PRV Engineering: Leading Provider Of Specialist Services

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PRV Engineering has been operating since 1986 and has come a long way since manufacturing pressings for the food packaging industry. Over time, they have become a true one-stop-shop providing the highest quality precision engineering and custom fabrication services. Today, PRV provides a complex and diverse range of products and services across various sectors. This includes aerospace, defence, rail, oil and gas, mining and construction among many others.

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5G Networks: An Overview Of Benefits And Health Concerns

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Aside from COVID-19, 5G networks seem to be a big talking point; some good and some not so good. There was certainly an air of excitement in 2018 when many telecommunications companies proposed plans to adopt 5G technology but it wouldn’t all be smooth sailing.

While the benefits are astronomical, you can’t deny the findings that 5G may be harmful to us and our environment. In this article, we take a brief look at the core benefits of using 5G networks and some of the controversies surrounding its implementation.

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