Posted on May 13, 2020
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Posted on February 05, 2020
"What are heat pipes and how are you using them for energy recovery?" It's a question we heard a lot yesterday, often voiced with some skepticism.
Posted on November 27, 2019
As we approach Thanksgiving, we here at ACT believe it is extremely important for the world to fully understand the thermal dynamics of cooking a turkey. Too many times we have been faced with a dry and overcooked bird or run into the ‘forgot to take it out of the freezer’ conundrum. Here we aim to solve all thermal challenges (or at least...
Posted on August 26, 2019
Last Fall, a building manager stopped at ACT’s booth at the WEEC tradeshow and explained that he was getting ready to contract a design for an HVAC system and that new environmental regulations required energy recovery to be considered in the design. He was hoping that we could provide him information that would enable him to make this an...
Posted on July 31, 2019
How to protect your electronics within a cabinet while reducing your maintenance budget.
Posted on June 28, 2019
The fourth of July is quickly approaching and soon we will look to the sky in awe at the beautiful eruption of color. But do you know how fireworks are able to make such magnificent displays in the night sky?
Posted on June 17, 2019
Avionics box design is not quite as difficult for designers as trying to fit a square peg into a round hole. It does, however, often seem impossible, with the amount of electronics, connectors, etc. being forced into small volumes. This is especially true on military aircraft, where space and weight are at a premium, while functionality and...
Posted on June 05, 2019
As this technological age surges on, so does the evolution of aircraft which over the past 10+ years has led to the development and optimization of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). Commonly referred to as drones, these vehicles have caught the attention of many military and commercial users for various purposes. UAVs are now commonplace in a...
Posted on May 01, 2019
Power Electronics is a general term that refers to the technologic control of the flow of electrical energy. If you’re not familiar with the term, you’ve still probably heard of a few products that rely on the technology such as power converters, inverters, motor drives, or motor soft starters. We live in an energy-conscious age with...