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Military-grade laptop PSU is 90% smaller and lighter

Military-grade laptop PSU is 90% smaller and lighter
On-Systems has launched Pebble, a COTS, rugged, EMI-silent laptop power supply for defence, avionics and mobile applications that is a fraction of the size, weight and cost of current designs. Pebble is the first in a series of harsh-environment PSUs from the company which combine a new topology, custom-designed FET drivers and fast switching speed to deliver industry-changing benefits.
6th June 2018

FireDragon heats soldiers combat rations and drinks

FireDragon heats soldiers combat rations and drinks
  The UK Defence Procurement Minister, Guto Bebb MP, has launched the new production line for a breakthrough fuel called ‘FireDragon’ that British soldiers use to heat their combat rations and warm their drinks.
24th May 2018

Humanising exoskeletons for soldiers and paraplegics

Humanising exoskeletons for soldiers and paraplegics
Exoskeletons are making it possible for people with paraplegia to stand up, walk and even climb steps. Like their fabled science fiction counterparts, these exosuits also show promise for granting soldiers and workers superhuman strength. Despite their potential, exoskeletons remain a technology that hasn’t quite caught on. The reason may be that most exosystems today are designed without considering the way humans interact with them.
10th May 2018


Squid skin could aid development of camouflage material

Squid skin could aid development of camouflage material
Cephalopods—which include octopuses, squid, and cuttlefish—are masters of disguise. They can camouflage to precisely match their surroundings in a matter of seconds, and no scientist has quite been able to replicate the spectacle. But new research by Leila Deravi, assistant professor of chemistry and chemical biology at Northeastern, brings us a step closer.
22nd February 2018

Novel body armour designed for marine special forces launched

Novel body armour designed for marine special forces launched
  A novel flame resistant and quick drying plate carrier designed for Marine Special Forces called the Kastell Pro Aqua has been launched by personal survival and protective equipment experts BCB International.
7th February 2018

High-density battery powers surveillance systems

High-density battery powers surveillance systems
With its new Lithium Thionyl Chloride M1 battery, Ultralife is helping military device manufacturers develop longer-lasting products. The battery, which is the military battery specialist’s highest density offering to date, is lightweight and can be used in remote sensing and surveillance applications. Ultralife has developed three variations of the M1 battery, ranging in size and weight from 3.3-10kg.
20th December 2017

WEW deliver further Camel II Unit Water Pods to US Army

WEW deliver further Camel II Unit Water Pods to US Army
WEW Container Systems, a THIELMANN company, has received a contract to deliver additional Camel low profile water tank modules for the US Army. WEW will deliver 167 tanks to prime contractor Choctaw Defense for integration into the Camel II Unit Water Pod System. This system includes the 800 US gal Camel tank integrated into a frame and mounted onto the M1095 trailer.
20th November 2017

Need a rugged case for your new iPhone?

Need a rugged case for your new iPhone?
Designer of rugged, lightweight mobile device cases, Urban Armor Gear (UAG), has announced six series of cases designed for Apple’s new iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone 8. Each case reflects UAG’s ethos of superior protection and lightweight designs that meet or exceed US military drop-test standards. Offering premium protection for adventurers on-the-go, the six series are custom built to accommodate the latest Apple features and the all new glass design.
14th November 2017

e-textiles offer protection for soldiers and emergency personnel

e-textiles offer protection for soldiers and emergency personnel
New technology that harnesses electronic signals in a smart fabric could lead to advanced hazardous-material gear that protects against toxic chemicals, according to research from Dartmouth College. The advancement could have big implications for the military, emergency service personnel and other workers that rely on "haz-mat" protection to perform their work and keep others safe.
1st November 2017

Plate carrier vest launched for police and SWAT teams

Plate carrier vest launched for police and SWAT teams
  Personal survival and protection equipment specialists, BCB International has unveiled their ‘Kastell Pro’ quick release plate carrier vest for Police and SWAT teams.
9th October 2017


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