Posted by Ryan Klemetson on Di, Nov 02 2021 @ 9:30
The big reason to consider an electric integrated servo actuator? It’s small.
An internal servo motor makes for a smart, heavy duty and compact electric actuator package, one that is easy to retrofit or install new.
Posted by Andrew Zaske on Di, Okt 05 2021 @ 9:30
Electric servo-mechanical presses offer increased versatility and production improvement opportunities over hydraulic presses.
An electric servo-mechanical press offers all the versatility of a hydraulic press, with production speeds close to a flywheel press.
Posted by Andrew Zaske on Di, Aug 03 2021 @ 9:30
Follow a straight-forward four-step method
Gantries can be complicated and specialized. There are infinite variations for moving an object on multiple axes. But multi-axis motion control systems don’t have to be intimidating if you follow a straight-forward method that involves four steps.
Posted by Andrew Zaske on Di, Jul 06 2021 @ 9:30
Linear actuators are the long arm for collaborative robots and autonomous guided vehicles
Actuators create the motion for collaborative robots and autonomous guided vehicles, whether it’s extending the reach of a robotic arm or steering a 40-foot shipping container.
Posted by Ryan Klemetson on Mi, Jun 02 2021 @ 9:30
Plug in to electromechanical actuators for new—and better—performance
So maybe you missed Bob Dylan’s infamous switch to electric at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965. These days, you, too, can go electric—with an electromechanical system instead of hydraulic. Our new e-book helps you overcome pre-conceived notions and provides tips for a successful performance.
Posted by Matt Gulleen on Di, Mai 04 2021 @ 9:30
Modified and custom actuators are another tool in your actuator design toolbox.
It’s usually straightforward to tweak a feature on a catalog product into something we call a modified standard product. Sometimes, you may need a highly customized solution for a specific application. That means starting with a blank sheet of paper. It all depends on your application and how the actuator is used in it.
Posted by Ryan Klemetson on Di, Mrz 02 2021 @ 9:30
Do you want to hit the bulls-eye, or the same spot over and over?
Accuracy and repeatability are two separate but related concepts of a linear motion system. The motor, drive and electric actuator itself all influence accuracy and repeatability. It’s quite possible you may need repeatability more than accuracy.
Posted by Andrew Zaske on Di, Feb 02 2021 @ 9:30
Responding to the need for PPE for medical personnel
Manufacturer rapidly invents a new way to make face masks in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Electric actuators assist with linear motion technology.
Posted by Andrew Zaske on Di, Dez 15 2020 @ 9:30
A wrap-up of how linear actuators are used to make boxes.
Automatic packaging machines must efficiently and consistently form and assemble boxes of all shapes and sizes. Pneumatic cylinders have been a long-standing and economcial solution for box-forming machines. However, electric linear actuators provide controlled movement and reliability advantages while meeting the same motion and force requirements.
Posted by Ryan Klemetson on Di, Dez 01 2020 @ 9:30
Take the guesswork out of choosing between two electric actuator technologies
Two common styles of electric rod actuators offer performance advantages depending on application and requirements. Knowing how to assess the differences and what to compare helps you meet your spec requirement.