Motion Systems

Linear Motion Track System carries maximum of 265 lb.

Linear Motion Track System carries maximum of 265 lb.

Comprised of aluminum tracks and re-circulating ball carriages, Model 115RC is suited for projects that require defined length of travel. Corrosion-resistant aluminum track, available in 47 and 94 in. lengths, may be cut to required length and may be side, flat, or vertically mounted. Available in stainless steel or grease-free polymer, carriages provide means for movement and positioning in...

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Customized Linear Motion from Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions
Guide Rails

Customized Linear Motion from Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions

WATERBURY, CT - Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions excels at the ability to customize linear motion systems for just about any application. The perfect example of Haydon Kerk's customization capabilities in meeting its customer's unique engineering requirements is a precision linear rail system developed for an application requiring very high stiffness, accuracy, and repeatability. Along the axial...

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Adept Technology Receives $1.4 Million Order from International Equipment OEM

Order for Intelligent Robotics Part of Major Capacity Expansion Program in Asia PLEASANTON, Calif. - Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots and autonomous mobile solutions, today announced it has received a $1.4 million order for high-precision robots from a major international manufacturer of sophisticated automation equipment for use in the consumer...

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New LCT Gantry from Techno Automation Linear Motion Systems Provides a Universal Automation Tool

New LCT Gantry from Techno Automation Linear Motion Systems Provides a Universal Automation Tool

New Hyde Park, NY - The new LCT Gantry from Techno Automation Linear Motion Systems provides a universal tool for various automation applications. A compact system, the LCT is available in 2-, 3-, or 4-axis options. Depending on the type of application, this machine offers a 6 or 14" gantry clearance. Applications include: drilling, dispensing, positioning, pick & place, etc. The standard sizes...

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Linear Rail Systems feature 180° folded-over motorized design.

Linear Rail Systems feature 180° folded-over motorized design.

Using aluminum pulleys and fiberglass reinforced neoprene timing belt, Kerk® RGS/RGW Linear Rail Systems offer drive ratios of 2:1, 1:1, and 1:2 and screw leads from 0.050-1.2 in./rev. Splined aluminum guide rail and 303 SS lead screw have Kerkote® TFE coating, providing permanently lubricated surface. Maximum load capability of RGS is 35 lb in Z direction and 35 lb in hanging/gantry...

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Serapid, Inc Supplies Push-Pull Systems to Automate Die Handling for Door Manufacturing Company
Die Handling Equipment

Serapid, Inc Supplies Push-Pull Systems to Automate Die Handling for Door Manufacturing Company

SERAPID, Inc of Sterling Heights, Mich., recently supplied several push-pull systems to Reed City Tool of Reed City, Mich., to automate their die handling process. "In the past, we have used air cylinders and have made items for moving dies," said Bruce Killingbeck, engineering manager at Reed City. "This is a very clean and easy way to move large dies." Seven SERAPID RollBeams are used to push...

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Customized Linear Motion Solutions from Haydon Kerk

Customized Linear Motion Solutions from Haydon Kerk

WATERBURY, CT - Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions prides itself on its ability to customize linear motion systems for just about any application. Among these applications is a linear actuator used in a throttle control system designed specifically for harsh environments. This particular linear actuator is used to control the power to a cement mixer aboard a piece of heavy construction equipment. The...

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Serapid Dual Linearbeam Used to Automate Plate Bending Application

Inclusion of LinearBeam will increase productivity up to four times current levels SERAPID, Inc of Sterling Heights, Mich., recently provided a dual LinearBeam push-pull system to Pacific Press Technologies in Mt. Carmel, Ill.,for a manipulator system to position a plate into a press brake. The system moves a steel plate weighing up to 5000 pounds approximately 100 inches through a press brake to...

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Developer's Kit provides miniature positioning system.

Developer's Kit provides miniature positioning system.

Comprising M3-L closed-loop linear motion module, USB adapter, and software for evaluation and prototyping, Model DK-M3L-1.8-TRK-6.0 targets RF, microwave, and photonics tuning applications. Module, configured for I2C or SPI serial interface, is offered with bullet nose for pushing and hook tip for pulling loads up to 0.2 Newtons. Standard travel is 6 mm. Each module incorporates piezoelectric...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

Linear Motion Control System Powers Ultra-Fast Action of Biotech Lab Automation Breakthrough

Fort Smith, AR - An advanced linear motion system is behind the groundbreaking performance of Singer Instruments' innovative biotech laboratory robot for pinning arrays of cells - the RoToR. This benchtop automation is revolutionizing genetic, genome and cancer research by being able to manipulate over 200,000 yeast or bacteria cell samples per hour. This unprecedented speed - up to an order of...

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