Factory automation > Linear actuators

SMC LE series motorless electric actuators

18 March, 2020

The LE series of motorless electric actuators is compatible with motors from 16 different manufacturers.

igus drylin shaft configurator

19 September, 2019

The drylin shaft configurator allows the user to select the right shaft in the required length, in diameters from 6 to 50 mm, from seven materials.

igus drylin ZLN toothed belt axis

03 September, 2019

igus has combined its drylin N low-profile linear guide with a toothed belt and has developed the drylin ZLN toothed belt axis.

Nook ELZU belt-driven 3-axis actuator

12 December, 2018

The ELZU 3-axis actuator system consists of two y-axes and one x-axis that uses two motors and is driven by only one belt.

igus drylin linear guides

01 September, 2018

Unlike recirculating ball systems, drylin linear guides run on sliding elements made of high-performance polymers and achieve better wear rates and coefficients of friction.

igus iglidur A160 FDA-compliant guide liner

19 June, 2018

The blue material of the iglidur A160 guide liner complies with the FDA and EU Regulation 10/2011 EC and is therefore suited to the special requirements of the food industry.

Tolomatic RSX080 and RSX096 actuators

05 June, 2018

The RSX080 and RSX096 electric actuators offer high force capabilites up to 80 kN and 130 kN respectively.

igus iglidur E7 lead screw nut

16 March, 2018

The iglidur E7 lead screw nuts for high helix and trapezoidal lead screws are specifically designed for high-speed applications with low loads and small installation space.

Linear guide systems: when to use plastic linear bearings or recirculating ball systems

07 February, 2018

Choosing between ball bearing guides and plain linear bearings depends greatly on the application requirements of accuracy, speed and working environment.

Moog 80 cc electrohydrostatic pump

24 November, 2017

Moog has enlarged its product range of electrohydrostatic pump units with the EPU size 80 cc in order to help users address a wider range of applications.

igus drylin ZLW eco belt-drive axes

21 September, 2017

The drylin ZLW eco from igus is a range of lubrication-free and maintenance-free toothed belt drive axes that significantly reduce the costs of transport and handling tasks.

Tolomatic ACSI integrated servo motor with Profinet

21 September, 2017

Tolomatic's ACSI integrated servo motor now features support for Profinet.

Moog RKP high-pressure radial piston pumps

01 September, 2017

With a maximum operating pressure of 350 bar and peak pressure up to 420 bar, the RKP series addresses a wide range of applications including presses, metal forming and heavy industries.

Moog electro-hydrostatic pump unit (EPU)

18 August, 2017

Moog has launched an electro-hydrostatic pump unit (EPU) designed to help machine builders and end users derive the combined benefits of both hydraulic and electric actuation.

Recent advances in precision positioning systems

08 August, 2017 by Stefan Vorndran and Scott Jordan, Physik Instrumente LP

Motion drive and control technologies are advancing rapidly, giving engineers access to an expanding spectrum of options to leverage previously unattainable performance and form factors.

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