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issue: March 2008 APPLIANCE Magazine

Cover Story

page 23
End Product Innovations
Power Tools

Feature Articles

page 23
End Product Innovations
Power Tools

page 40
Outdoor Power Equipment
Going Green(er)
by Jill Russell, Contributing Editor
Outdoor power equipment in 2008 will not only help keep consumers’ backyards looking trim and tidy, but will also help keep the environment green.

page 44
Assembly & Fastening
Lean and Flexible Assembly and Manufacturing
by Leanna Skarnulis, Contributing Editor
Almost faster than you can say “changeover,” suppliers of assembly and fastening solutions for appliance OEMs find themselves responding to or anticipating another need.

page 50

Japanese Appliance Industry 2008 Review and Outlook
Price: $145.00 Published: 3/2008 Format: PDF Pages: 4

page 53
Supplier Solutions
Thermal and Acoustical Insulation


page 27
The Open Door
Back to School?
by Arthur E. Schwartz, deputy executive director and general counsel, National Society of Professional Engineers

page 28
Small Engine and Compressor Performance
Honing Can Improve Small Engine and Compressor Performance
by Rich Moellenberg, Sunnen Products Co.
Precision size, geometry, and surface of cylinder bores improve sealing and component life, while IC engines increase power density with lower exhaust emissions.

page 34
Motor Technology
A new compact motor is designed to meet the demand for small drive solutions in medical and consumer electronic applications.

page 36
Electronics Report
Driving Power Savings
A new LED driver provides product designers with a low-power, compact solution for blinking LED applications.

page 38
Technology Report
Hot Discovery
In the midst of research, engineers uncovered a phenomenon that is now being used to create a whole new category of integrated circuits (ICs).

page 58
Outdoor Power Equipment
Jack & Jill and John Deere
Outdoor power equipment maker John Deere was the first company to benefit from the expanded capabilities of new precision motion tracking technology interface.

News Section

This Month's News Headlines

page 15
Appliance Industry
Majors and Comfort Conditioning Appliances

page 16
U.S. Appliance Industry Factory Unit Shipment Statistics
Factory Unit Shipments Statistics for the month of December 2007

page 18
Tokyo Report
The Heating Capacity of Room Air Conditioners
by Wasaku Ishida, Japan Correspondent and President, JARN (Japan Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News)

page 18
New Delhi Report
Consumer Durables to Grow in 2008
by Adite Chatterjee, India Correspondent

page 18
New Delhi Report
Philips India Gears Up
by Adite Chatterjee, India Correspondent


page 8
Appliance Line
What Consumers Want at Home in 2008
Tim Somheil, Editor
Opportunities are there, and it helps to know what homebuyers are looking for.


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