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Eureka Knowledge aims to provide useful content and tools to help make your designs more efficient, cost-effective and commercially successful.

To provide the best content, Eureka has teamed up with a number of industry experts to explore a range of engineering topics including motors, simulation and bonding & adhesives, which are of integral importance to a vast range of projects and industries.

Mounting: Dampers

Published: 10/18

Should dampers be mounted rod up or rod down?

Brushless Motors: Powerful water jet protection with IP66 and flexible control

Published: 04/18

A comprehensive IP66 motor and driver package lineup with high efficiency and four speed control possibilities.

Speeding up the product development cycle in Aerospace

Published: 01/19

“Safety is the overriding concern in aerospace and space technology”, comments Stephen Dyson, Special Operations Manager at Protolabs. Countless test cycles, inspection procedures and certificates are behind every single part of the jigsaw. Although ...


Innovative wrist rest made a reality with injection moulding

Published: 01/19

The ICE design team developed a wrist rest to support trike riders and needed fast delivery of a product that was strong, lightweight and cost effective. The process required precision on product diameter so that it fitted exactly onto a ...

A guide to help you make CNC material decisions quickly

Published: 01/19

Protolabs CNC Material Selector lists specific measurements like heat deflection, tensile strength and hardness to identify the most suitable material for your part’s application, along with its suitability for milling and turning.

Inconel 718: A superalloy with enduring relevance

Published: 01/19

Metal 3D printing has brought Inconel, the classic nickel-based heat resistant alloy, well and truly into the 21st century…

Reinventing Manufacturing with Injection Moulding

Published: 01/19

We all know that in today's fast paced market place, speed is the key to success. So how can you utilise rapid injection moulding to ensure your product gets to market fast?

Mounting: Dampers

Published: 10/18

Should dampers be mounted rod up or rod down?

Mounting: Practical Application

Published: 10/18

When positioning a gas spring, what are the most suitable positions and why?

Effects of Temperature on Handling

Published: 10/18

What are the effects of temperature on handling forces?