Posts by Nigel Syrotuck

Nigel Syrotuck

Six IEC 60601 Impact Testing Tips

You spend weeks designing a medical device just the way you want it. After the design is finally approved, you pour your heart and soul into building it just the way you envisioned. Then you hit it really hard with a 1lb steel ball a bunch of times. Wait. What?

Nigel Syrotuck

Why Small is the “Next Big Thing” in Aerospace and Medical Devices

Cass Hussman and Devin Pelletier make refinements to their satellite. Image source: They say the world is getting smaller. It’s literally true1 — a lot of hydrogen burns off the Earth every day—although the saying is more a reference to technology bringing the world closer together. Technology is becoming better, faster and more available. […]

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