Product News: Mechanical Power Transmission
Heavy-Duty Linear Actuators offer high thrust and force.
Press Release Summary:
February 24, 2014 - Used to push heavy loads in industrial applications, LAR Series is comprised of motorized, computer-controlled linear actuators. Versions include those with built-in controllers and/or encoders, 200 or 300 mm travel lengths, and lead screw (LAR Series) or ball screw driven (BAR Series) variations. Versions without built-in controllers are designed for use with A-Series stepper motor controllers or any 2-phase stepper motor controller. Max force is 55 kg, and speeds reach up to 65 mm/sec.
Original Press Release
Zaber Releases New Line of Heavy Duty Linear Actuators
Press release date: February 13, 2014
Vancouver, BC – Zaber Technologies, a manufacturer of precision positioning devices, has released a new series of linear actuators which offer high thrust and force capabilities and can be used in industrial applications to push heavy loads.
Zaber’s new LAR Series products are motorized, computer controlled linear actuators. These actuators are available in a wide variety of versions, including with built-in controllers and/or encoders, different travel lengths, and either lead screw or ball screw driven (BAR Series). Versions without built-in controllers are designed for use with Zaber’s A-Series stepper motor controllers, or they can be used with any 2-phase stepper motor controller.
• 200 or 300 mm travel options
• 55 kg maximum force
• Up to 65 mm/s speed
• Lead screw or ball screw versions (BAR Series) available
About Zaber Technologies, Inc.
Zaber Technologies designs and manufactures high-precision positioning devices. In the late 1990's, Zaber introduced the world’s first precision linear actuator with all control and drive electronics integrated into one compact package. Since then, Zaber’s product line has grown to include a wide range of motion devices, most with optional built-in controllers and drivers. Zaber’s devices are used worldwide by researchers, engineers, systems integrators, and OEMs in any industry that requires precision positioning, including photonics and optics, microscopy, biomedicine, industrial automation, material science, and measurement and instrumentation. For more information, please visit www.zaber.com.
For more information on the LAR Series:
Phone: 604-569-3780, ext. 145