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Surgical screw aids ligament surgury

Researchers from the Medical Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre have been able to improve the recovery of major ligament surgery by using a surgical screw to more rapidly engage ligaments to bone.







Boldly going where no robot has gone before

The University of Manchester is leading a consortium comprising the University of Birmingham, University of the West of England (UWE) and industrial partners Sellafield Ltd, EdF Energy, UKAEA and ...









Beta LAYOUT offers 3D-MID production capacity

PCB manufacturer and electronics service provider Beta LAYOUT is expanding its capabilities by introducing a 3D-MID (Mechatronic Integrated Device) production line. 3D-MIDs are three-dimensional ...






Renold Gears produces five tonne worm gear

Renold Gears has supplied one of the largest worm gear sets in the company's history to a steel plate manufacturer. The giant screw-down worm gears have a centre distance of over 32 inches and a ...






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Unreal space station

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Marble music machine

This incredibly complex music box is the brainchild of Swedish musician Martin Molin ...