New Lens Options Enhance Performance of EAO Industrial Actuator
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New Lens Options Enhance Performance of EAO Industrial Actuator

Milford, CT - EAO Switch Corporation of Milford, CT USA, a premier global supplier of Human Machine Interface (HMI) systems and components, today announces a line of new options for its Series 61 industrial actuators. These new offerings provide ergonomic and performance enhancing solutions for new and existing panels for most industrial environments. Flush-mounting actuators are available in...

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Moog's Technology Moved Retractable Roof for Wimbledon's Center Court

EAST AURORA, N.Y., July 7 -- Moog Inc. (NYSE:MOG.A and)(NYSE:MOG.B) announced today that its high-performance electric actuation system successfully operated the newly installed retractable roof above Wimbledon's Center Court. Wimbledon's staff closed the 1,100 metric-ton roof for the first time in competition on Monday, June 29th after rain stopped play during the second set of a match at Center...

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Multi Axis Positioning Stages / Tables

Configurable Components Deliver Time/Cost Savings for Factory Automation and Motion Control System Builders

Under economic pressure to control costs and increase efficiencies, companies find precisely configured components a practical solution. July 7, 2009 (Schaumburg, IL) Misumi USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Misumi Corporation, part of Misumi Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962) reports that many of its automation machine builder customers are finding innovative ways to save time and costs in their product...

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Vibration Isolation System is frame mountable.
Vibration Damping Mounts

Vibration Isolation System is frame mountable.

Hard-mount active vibration cancellation system, STACIS® FM is designed to control building floor vibrations in semiconductor manufacturing facilities. Unit features extended stroke piezoelectric actuators and hard-mount suspension with no soft air springs. It is available in either 3 or 6 degrees of freedom and starts to isolate below 1 Hz. Stacis technology allows fast settling of...

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Roller Chains

Serapid Mechanical Linear Actuators Installed at Sears Tower

Sterling Heights, Mich: SERAPID, Inc is part of the Sears Tower renovation project opening to the public Thursday, July 2. The new "Sears Tower Ledge" allows visitors to step out over the edge of the building (some 103 stories) above the busy streets of Chicago. The four observation ledges are pushed out approximately 4 feet with SERAPID LinearBeam mechanical linear actuator systems. The systems...

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Air Bearing Actuator Enables Extreme Low Force Sensitivity
Miscellaneous Bearings

Air Bearing Actuator Enables Extreme Low Force Sensitivity

Norwalk, CT. Super-sensitive grinding and polishing operations with forces controlled to as little as 0.001 pounds or 0.45 grams are now possible and being utilized in industry by customers of Airpot's Airpel -AB Air Bearing actuators. Many manufacturers with the need for extremely tight control of small incremental movements along with low forces and speeds are discovering the benefits of air...

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Masts

Serapid, Inc to Exhibit New Telescopic Mast at the 2009 Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems Conference

SERAPID, Inc will exhibit for the first time at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems, Inc. (AUVSI) Conference in Washington D.C. August 11-13. At the conference, SERAPID will introduce their new telescopic mast. Powered by their Rigid Chain technology, this telescopic mast provides smooth motion at high speed with no drift. It can reach heights of 60 feet or more with loads of over 1000...

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Miscellaneous Controls

New Linear Systems Partnership Offers Complete Motion Control & Automation Solutions

HMK, a leading independent supplier of drives, motion control and automation solutions, has teamed up with Schaeffler UK to incorporate Schaeffler's INA range of mechanical actuators and driven linear units into HMK's comprehensive product portfolio for the machine building and factory automation markets. For customers, the new partnership brings together the vast bearings knowledge and...

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Actuators

Rod-Style Actuator delivers programmable motion control.

Integrating programmable digital drive, servomotor, and actuator, ICR Plus Linear Rod-Style SmartActuator provides 100% duty-cycle performance in low- to medium-force applications. Servomotor offers choice of 2 screws, providing up to 80 lb of continuous force for speeds up to 23 ips, or up to 200 lb continuous force for speeds up to 9 ips. Maximum stroke length is 24 in. Operating on 24 or 48...

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Air Valve Actuators come in piston and yoke styles.
Actuators

Air Valve Actuators come in piston and yoke styles.

Available in 2 sizes to cover varying plant air supplies, air operated actuators mount on standard valve body to provide remote control capabilities in process applications. Piston style offers dependable operation and extended actuator cycle life, while yoke style design, which offers separation from process fluids and actuator air pressure, also indicates stem position. Offered in NO or NC...

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