Electric Linear Actuators

Electric Linear Actuators

Festo Develops SmartInversion - Forward Motion Through Inversion

Future concept: Festo explores metamorphosis in technology HAPPAUGE, NY, - The Festo Bionic Learning Network has introduced a new innovation in automation technology - SmartInversion. The mechanical principles of rotation and linear motion are the basis of many solutions in automation. Rotary actuators, servo motors, and pneumatic and electric semi-rotary actuators work on the principle of...

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Microslide Linear Actuator suits pipetting applications.
Electric Linear Actuators

Microslide Linear Actuator suits pipetting applications.

With 0.0006 in./step resolution and max load of 3 lb-ft, Microslide Linear Actuator is optimized for microfluidics and optical positioning applications. Microslide is 0.87 in. W x 1.0 in. H and provides up to 2.5 in. stroke. Equipped with 15000 Series 0.59 in. can-stack stepper motor, unit has self-lubricating polyacetal load carriage, supported by stainless steel guide rods with Black Ice®...

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Electric Linear Actuators

Misumi Adds Manually Operated Units to Ku Series Linear Actuators and Builds on Line of Pneumatic Linear Motion Modules

New products continue to expand the firm's extensive selection of cost-effective linear motion components designed for use in industrial machinery and automation systems. (Schaumburg, IL) - MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), is pleased to announce the recent expansion of its Linear Actuator product offerings. The new products include...

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Electric Actuators Replace Fluid Power Alternatives for off-Highway Vehicles
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Electric Actuators Replace Fluid Power Alternatives for off-Highway Vehicles

Slinfold, UK - As an authorised distributor for Thomson, Heason Technology is increasingly specifying and supplying the linear drive and guidance systems manufacturer's Electrak Pro range of high performance electric actuators to replace traditional hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders used in off-highway construction, agricultural and recreational machinery. Electric linear actuation offers a...

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Electric Linear Actuators operate quietly at less than 45 dBa.
Electric Linear Actuators

Electric Linear Actuators operate quietly at less than 45 dBa.

Featuring completely sealed, one-piece IP67 housing, WhisperTrak(TM) Linear Actuators provide maintenance-free operation and are rated for minimum of 10,000 cycles, defined as 1 full stroke back and forth, at max load. Units operate at 12 or 24 Vdc, with static and dynamic loads up to 450 lb, at speeds to 0.23 ips. Available with stroke lengths of 10, 20, 30, 40, and 50 cm, actuators are suited...

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Vacuum Stages feature encoder to detect stepper motor stall.
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Vacuum Stages feature encoder to detect stepper motor stall.

Compatible to 7 x 10e-6 torr vacuum, LTA Series Actuators and Model URS50B Rotation Stage are designed for integration in critical sample positioning or beam management processes in vacuum environments. Models LTAHSPPV6 and LTAHLPPV6, rated at 10,000 MTBF, provide sub-micron minimum incremental motion and uni-directional repeatability. Capable of 360° continuous motion at 4°/sec,...

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Linear Actuator replaces existing size 14 hybrids.
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Linear Actuator replaces existing size 14 hybrids.

Equipped with integrated size 14 adapter plate, 36 mm G4 Linear Actuator allows user to replace existing hybrid units by using same bolt pattern and pilot surface. Force output range of can-stack is 16-58 lb. With optimized teeth geometry and neodymium magnets, actuator is suitable for medical equipment, bar code scanning devices, printing equipment, and laboratory instrumentation. Captive,...

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Programmable Linear Actuator communicates via RS-485 protocol.
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Programmable Linear Actuator communicates via RS-485 protocol.

Integrating electronic drive and fully programmable control unit with linear actuator, IDEA Drive Platform features single supply voltage of 12-48 Vdc, 2.6 Arms max rated current per phase, and 8 opto-isolated general purpose I/O. Inputs are rated for 5-24 Vdc, 4 mA max per input, while outputs are open collector, 5-24 Vdc, 200 mA max per output. Immune to electrical noise, RS-485 protocol lets...

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Programmable Linear Actuator has integrated connector.
Electric Linear Actuators

Programmable Linear Actuator has integrated connector.

Featuring connector rated for up to 3 A that supports wire gauges from 28-22 ga, SplineRail(TM) Linear Actuator combines mechanical drive, guidance, and stepper motor actuator in single component. Size 17 single- or double-stack stepper motor provides 1.8° or 0.9° motor step angle. Actuator utilizes Kerk® precision-rolled lead screw, supported by bearings and contained within...

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