Linear Actuator delivers velocities up to 200 ips.
Actuators

Linear Actuator delivers velocities up to 200 ips.

Belt-driven Model MXB-U features unguided carriage system that is capable of accelerations up to 1,200 in./secÂ-², making actuator suited for automated assembly, milling, or work center positioning of externally guided parts. With Endurance TechnologySM and low guide plate height, rodless actuator handles most demanding motion control applications.

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

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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Piezoelectric Ceramic Drives Automobile Innovation
Ceramics

Piezoelectric Ceramic Drives Automobile Innovation

Piezoelectric ceramic components composed of Lead Zirconate Titanates (PZT) have enabled many recent technological innovations in the automobile industry. PZT components from Morgan Technical Ceramics (MTC) can be found throughout many state-of-the-art vehicles, enhancing safety, performance, energy-efficiency and comfort. For example, you will find PZT sensors under the hood detecting engine...

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Inline Real-Time Quality Measurement Means "No Defective Parts" Shipped to End Users
Electric Linear Actuators

Inline Real-Time Quality Measurement Means "No Defective Parts" Shipped to End Users

Automotive industry parts and assembly quality standards have moved from sigma level sampling to zero defect requirements. This can be achieved through a combination of containment through 100% inspections (eliminating bad parts) and correction through immediate feedback and adjustment. Manufacturers of critical parts and assemblies such as airbag, wheel bearing and piston have now achieved this...

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Miscellaneous Controls

PI Receives US-Patent for Piezo Actuator Technology Enabling Higher Reliability

Auburn, MA, - Dec. 2008 - PI (Physik Instrumente), a leading manufacturer of piezo actuators and precision motion-control equipment has received a United States patent for its development of innovative multilayer ceramic actuators. PI's exclusive PICMA® piezo-ceramic actuators are based on the novel stress reduction and encapsulation technologies which increase lifetime by several orders of...

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Hardware

Fasteners and Brackets Enable Faster, Easier Mounting of Linear Actuators

Schaeffler's fasteners, connectors and mounting brackets for linear actuators enable faster, easier assembly of linear actuators for multi-axis systems. Schaeffler Group's INA Linear Technology Division has launched a comprehensive range of fasteners, connectors and mounting brackets for the company's INA range of linear actuators. These accessories enable faster, easier mounting of linear...

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Linear Actuator has single-axis design.
Actuators

Linear Actuator has single-axis design.

Offered with 15 or 20 mm lead and in lengths up to 590 mm, Model LX45 is available with or without cover and with or without motor bracket. Maximum stroke length is 497.9 mm for one short block, and brackets are available on LX Series to allow combination of 2 units on different axis. Actuator series has numerous applications providing precision linear motion to packaging, medical, semiconductor,...

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Pneumatic Actuator is offered in 7 bore sizes.
Thrusters

Pneumatic Actuator is offered in 7 bore sizes.

RT Thruster is offered in 7 bore sizes ranging from 9/16-3 in. and features both composite bearings and precision recirculating ball bearings. It incorporates Roundline Plus cylinder and robust aluminum slide body for defined load guiding and maximum torque resistance. Array of options, including external shock absorbers, stroke adjust collars, and bumpers, are offered, along with Ecology seals...

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Linear Actuator measures 80 x 48 mm.
Actuators

Linear Actuator measures 80 x 48 mm.

Suited for both single and multi-axis linear automation systems, MKUVS32-KGT linear actuator has maximum stroke of 1,022 mm with single-piece support rail length of 1,100 mm. It enables travel speeds up to 1 m/s and accelerations of up to 30 m/s2. Unit features support rail, one or two carriages and high precision ball screw drive with maximum spindle speed of 3,000 rpm. User can also specify...

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Diaphragm Valves

Emerson Enters into Supplier Services Agreement with Fluor Corporation to Provide Automation and Control Solutions and Services

AUSTIN, TEXAS (November 4, 2008) - Emerson Process Management has been selected as a preferred supplier of automation and control instrumentation and services to Fluor Corporation. The two global industry leaders have entered into a Supplier Services Agreement to collaborate on development and implementation of processes intended to improve the management and execution of worldwide capital...

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EZRig Cranes offers lifting solutions that are engineered for robust performance, providing the ultimate in portability. Designed for real-world lifting needs, our products are small and light with options and features that make them ideal for a broad range of applications. See our video to learn how an EZRig Crane can simplify your lifting requirements.

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