Tag: open-source

Odoo Manufacturing (Tour)

Odoo Manufacturing (Tour)

The average manufacturer might use as many as ten different applications to run their business. With each department using a different software solution, keeping everyone on the same page isn’t easy. Especially, when everyone has their own version of important documents and software integration can be a nightmare. It’s expensive, time consuming and inefficient. With …

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Bridge manufacturing with the Ultimaker 3

Bridge manufacturing with the Ultimaker 3

Bridge manufacturing with the Ultimaker 3 3D printing can be used to produce small batches of products so you can launch right on time. By optimizing the workflow with our first Ultimaker 3s, we improved on our own product design and significantly reduced the time-to-market. We’re currently at the Zaltbommel premises, where we assemble the …

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Motor made from a PCB!

Motor made from a PCB!

This is my brushless PCB motor It works just like any other brushless motor but instead of having a wire wounded coil the 6 pole stator is printed on a 4-layer PCB board. These windings generate a vertical magnetic field that attracts the magnets inside the rotor. This coreless motor is only suitable for low …

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Newlight Technologies, Cognition Foundry and IBM LinuxONE™ | When innovation meets greenhouse gases

Newlight Technologies, Cognition Foundry and IBM LinuxONE™ | When innovation meets greenhouse gases

– When we started, everybody was looking at greenhouse gasas a problem and our idea was well,what if there’s some good in greenhouse gas?What if we could harness that as a material resourceand use that as a solution to solve other problems?(soft upbeat music)What we discovered was that you could turn greenhouse gasinto this really …

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Volkswagen Autoeuropa: 3D printed tools, jigs, and fixtures – Ultimaker: 3D Printing Story

Volkswagen Autoeuropa: 3D printed tools, jigs, and fixtures – Ultimaker: 3D Printing Story

We started this project in 2014The issue was to produce gauges, fixtures, and jigs for the assembly lineSince 2014, we have savings of €150,000My name is Luis PascoaI’m responsible for the Pilot Plant in Volkswagen Autoeuropa, PortugalThis department is responsible for engineering changes in the cars as well as launching new modelsWe’re producing 100,000 cars …

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