Factory automation > Linear actuators

SMC EQ Series actuators with integrated controller

02 May, 2024

SMC Corporation's EQ series of slide-type and rod-type actuators include an integrated controller.

igus T20 lubrication-free linear carriage

14 September, 2022

The igus T20, part of the drylin W series, is a linear carriage with the same dimensions as most classic carriages with recirculating ball bearing guides.

Ball screw or lead screw? Choosing the right one for the application

26 April, 2022 by Thomson

When determining if an application calls for a lead or ball screw, the decision should be guided through evaluating the inherent advantages and disadvantages of each.

Thomson Electrak HD linear actuator

08 June, 2021

Operating at 48 V, the Electrak HD linear actuator reduces current draw while providing actuation performance up to 16 kN.

SMC invests in local assembly

12 March, 2021

SMC Corporation ANZ has announced it will now undertake the local assembly and stockholding of a range of electric cylinders.

Thomson Electrak LL electric linear actuator

11 March, 2021

The Electrak LL electric linear actuator is a long-life, high-duty-cycle component designed to work in harsh conditions and offer high environmental protection.

Moog Modular Electrohydrostatic Actuation System

30 October, 2020

The Moog Modular EAS features standardised modules with a wide number of customisation options available.

Thomson Warner H-Track electro-hydraulic linear actuators

07 October, 2020

Thomson Warner H-Track electro-hydraulic linear actuators can move loads of up to 2177 kg from a compact mounting envelope.

Thomson Electrak MD electromechanical actuator

14 September, 2020

The Electrak MD by Thomson is a compact electromechanical actuator that retains all of the intelligence built into its larger counterparts.

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.

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