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BEI Kimco's Actuator with Magnetic Spring Technology
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BEI Kimco's Actuator with Magnetic Spring Technology

BEI Kimco's Actuator with Magnetic Spring Technology Solves Challenging Application Requirements for High Reliability and Superior Service Life VISTA, Calif. - BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., recently met the challenging valve control actuator requirements for a medical ventilator system for critical care patients. Two Kimco Voice Coil Actuators...

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BEI Kimco Magnetics Solves Challenging Application Requirements
Electrical Equipment & Systems

BEI Kimco Magnetics Solves Challenging Application Requirements

for High Torque Density Motor Capable of Supporting Axially Translated Loads of 1,000 Pounds VISTA, Calif. − BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., recently met the challenging high-performance motor requirements for a new, all-electric actuator targeting power generation control applications for gas turbine engines. The Kimco motor development supported...

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Compact Linear Voice Coil Actuators integrate position sensor.
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Compact Linear Voice Coil Actuators integrate position sensor.

Offering solution for those requiring actuator with integrated position sensor in compact package, LAS13 Series can be used in various positioning and force control applications. There are 4 models that offer 6 mm total stroke and 15.5 N peak force in 1.3 in. dia x 1.8-1.1 in. long packages. For application flexibility, models are available in fully and semi-housed versions as well as one version...

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BEI Kimco Magnetics' Voice Coil Actuator Solves Challenging Application Requirements for Near Zero Outgassing Capabilities
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BEI Kimco Magnetics' Voice Coil Actuator Solves Challenging Application Requirements for Near Zero Outgassing Capabilities

VISTA, Calif., − BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., recently met the challenging voice coil actuator (VCA) requirements utilized in an Optical positioning control application. High quality optical devices demand low outgassing levels to minimize contamination. The devices also require high precision actuation for exact motion control positioning. Key to...

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BEI Kimco Solves Challenging Application Requirements for Robust, High Temperature Motor with Performance Capabilities up to 220ºC
Electrical Equipment & Systems

BEI Kimco Solves Challenging Application Requirements for Robust, High Temperature Motor with Performance Capabilities up to 220ºC

VISTA, California, −January 29, 2010 - BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., recently met the challenging high-performance motor requirements for a Down Hole Measurement While Drilling (MWD) application. With oil companies drilling deeper than ever before to obtain increasingly valuable deposits, components within the drill tool must deliver reliable...

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Linear Actuator features self-alignment capabilities.
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Linear Actuator features self-alignment capabilities.

Housed in 2.75 in. dia x 5.2 in. long package, Linear Voice Coil Housed Actuator features integrated shaft and AMP connector that prevents flying leads otherwise requiring terminals. Unit offers peak force capability of 60 lb, force sensitivity of 4.56 lb/A, 1 in. stroke, and continuous force of 17 lb. Fully encapsulated, device operates in harsh and dirty environments without contamination....

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Bei Kimco Magnetics' New Voice Coil Actuator Offers Improved Consistency and Precision in Valve Control and Beam Steering Applications
Mechanical Power Transmission

Bei Kimco Magnetics' New Voice Coil Actuator Offers Improved Consistency and Precision in Valve Control and Beam Steering Applications

VISTA, Calif., - October 2, 2008-BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), has introduced a new compact sized, high force, cylindrical Voice Coil Actuator in response to market demand for improved consistency and precision in valve control and beam steering applications. Typical uses include analytical/test and measurement equipment for the pharmaceutical, R&D,...

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Voice Coil Actuators utilize magnetic spring technology.
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Voice Coil Actuators utilize magnetic spring technology.

Linear Voice Coil Actuators incorporate 2 spring designs, based on magnetic technology, that ensure constant and precise valve position in either open or closed setting when electrical power is off. Each actuator incorporates magnetic extension or magnetic compression spring inside coil assembly. Both designs also include stops, which limit position of moving coil when it is not energized. When...

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Voice Coil Actuator promotes consistency and precision.
Mechanical Power Transmission

Voice Coil Actuator promotes consistency and precision.

Suited for valve control and beam steering applications, cylindrical voice coil actuator provides accelerated control of valve opening/closing. It is available in sizes from 1-1Â-½ in. OD and offers stroke lengths from 0-1.27 mm, continuous force of 1-5 N, as well as cog and hysteresis-free operation. When used in conjunction with motion controller or other device, it can provide precise...

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