Summer History Weeks at the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum – Mount Vernon Hotel Museum Through July

Summer History Weeks at the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum – Mount Vernon Hotel Museum Through July 20, 2018 – Upper East Side Young ones will enjoy a unique, week-long summer experience. Immerse children in a simpler time through hands-on exploration of all things 19th century: food, clothing, games, outdoor activities, and life behind-the-scenes at the 1800′s Mount Vernon Hotel Museum. ASMR icon Emma WhispersRed will be conducting a live special event in the EVEN Popup Store, located at 130 Greene Street in SoHo. By combining ASMR with EVEN’s patented EarPrint technology, those who attend will be immersed into a rare and unique experience. The event is free and will be open to the public, however, capacity is limited. ASMR (Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response) is a physical sensation which usually begins in the crown of the head and often works its way down the spine and limbs. The feeling is often described as tingles and can occur when hearing certain sounds, a soft voice, watching someone else carefully perform a task or receiving personal attention. Today, with hundreds of videos to her credit, each with millions of views and over 500,000 YouTube subscr...

When it comes to motors in your automation, what do you specify? For a custom machine

When it comes to motors in your automation, what do you specify? For a custom machine builder or OEM, it is usually a good practice to consider the cost; however, the application, operation and environment are the big players in motor selection. It’s not just about voltage, torque and rpm. The application places specific requirements on motor performance beyond these basic specifications. So, what type of motor is appropriate for an application? The first thought may be to contact a local electrical distributor or automation vendor. While these distributors, vendors and industrial manufacturers are happy to help with knowledgeable sales personnel and detailed websites, they are going to ask some questions, which will be about the application requirements. The motor suppliers and manufacturers will have much to say about the type of motor, as well as the innovation and performance of their products, whether they are ac or dc, synchronous or inductive, servo or stepper motors. Yet, resist the urge to select a type of motor until each application’s load, speed and operating characteristics are defined. Obviously, a motor is selected to meet the demands of the applicatio...