Linear Actuators feature integrated controls.

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Smart Bug integrates electronic controls via Animatrics SmartMotor, a complete, compact control system that features brushless dc servo motor, motion controller, encoder, and amplifier. Bug Series features thrusts to 500 lbs, speeds to 20 in./sec, KevlarT-polyurethane drive belt, bi-directional repeatability to ±.0003 in., and uni-directional repeatability to ±.0001 in., along with wide range of mounting options, adjustable slip clutch, and lightweight design.

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Linear Actuators with Integrated Controls

Ultra Motion is a manufacturer of linear actuators and motion control components. Our electromechanical linear actuators are high precision with a range of applications from outer space to ocean depths. We now have an upgrade to our standard Smart Bug linear actuator which has all the advantages of our original Bug Series, which features precision and power in a small package.

The Smart Bug introduces an integration of electronic controls into the package with the addition of the Animatrics SmartMotor. (The SmartMotor is a complete, compact and user-friendly integrated control system that features a brushless DC servo motor, motion controller, encoder and amplifier). Our Bug Series features thrusts to 500 lbs., speeds to 20 in/sec, quiet KevlarT-polyurethane drive belt, bi-directional repeatability to +/-.0003 inches, uni-directional repeatability to +/-.0001 inches, wide range of mounting options, adjustable slip clutch and light-weight design.

Ultra Motion has been manufacturing linear actuators for over 14 years. Ultra Motion actuators are used in a wide range of applications including robotics, aerospace and factory automation. Our special units operate in vacuum, radiation, cryogenic, corrosive and underwater environments. In addition, we offer compatible controllers and accessories to meet the specific needs of each customer. With a bigger in-house machine shop and better equipped offices, Ultra Motion can now meet our customer's needs with greater efficiency.

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