Encapsulated vs Enclosed Vibration Motors

Protecting the eccentric mass of a vibration motor is essential to its operation. Although some achieve this through mounting methods, such as press-fit moulding products, there are also motor types that protect the eccentric mass with an enclosure. The most obvious of these is the coin motor, Continue reading

Vibration Alerting Enhances Safety with Respirator Purifying Systems

For safety equipment reliable performance is paramount. These products are typically used in hazardous environments where any type of failure could be dangerous for the user. In this instance, we’re specifically looking at respirator purifying systems, such as the North Compact Air 200 Series Powered Air Continue reading

Vibration Alerting for Industrial Protective Clothing

Many of the example applications we have offered for vibration alerting have centred around handheld tools and user interfaces that would be used on an industrial or construction site. The issue here is that often the operators will be wearing some form of protective clothing. For example, Continue reading

Experiments in Waterproofing / Overmolding Vibration Motors AB-016 Released

Back when we were writing AB-010: Mechanical Mounting for Vibration Motors: to Flexible Material and Clothing we had fun thinking of all the applications it could be used for. Almost immediately we had several ideas for providing vibration alerting in clothes, we decided to suggest uses for security guards, armed forces, Continue reading