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3D printing; distributor grows range of feed-filament materials

Distributor RS Components has added to its range of high-quality material filaments for 3D printers; positioning them as professional-quality filament, RS’ latest offering comprises materials for FDM/FFF 3D printers for rapid prototyping applications.


LED filaments – linear light emitters – from Plessey’s MaGIC process

Plessey is now manufacturing a of LED filaments with its MaGIC GaN-on-Silicon LED technology. The filaments are designed for the growing filament bulb market where these replacement lamps have far better performance, but still maintain the physical appearance of incandescent lamps.


9D motion tracking development kit, in distribution

Mouser Electronics has the MTi 1-Series Development Kit from Xsens. This motion-tracking kit includes the MTi 1-series Development Board, a mounted MTi-3-8A7G6 module, USB cable, and extensive MT Software Suite with software development kit (SDK) for Windows and Linux.