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JAN
2016

Replacing Pneumatics with Electronic Motors Enhances Construction Gripper

Machine Design Jan 29, 2016 In large machinery such as construction vehicles and pounding machines, pneumatics may be chosen over electric-motor actuation for their holding strength, energy density, and robustness in applications with high force ratings. Smaller cylinders may...
30
DEC
2015
25
AUG
2015

How to design a film wrapping machine with direct-drive technology

Design World July, 2015 Guaranteeing packaging results every time, even when product characteristics vary and product types change often, is one of the greatest challenges facing a machine builder. This was the primary consideration for Alpenland Maschinenbau (ALPMA) when...
05
MAY
2015

LinMot’s Solution for Reject Station

We recently had a customer whose application involved a bottle filling and capping line. The capping operation sometimes resulted in an improper applied or missing cap. Here’s an example how LinMot motors provided a better solution over pneumatics. The filled bottles exited the...
02
APR
2015

Direct Drive Combines Linear and Rotary Motions

Design World Apr 2, 2015 Linear-rotary motors provide users with greater on-the-fly process flexibility. Linear-rotary motions are required in many machine applications, such as carton closing or handling and pick-and-place systems. For the first time, LinMot, a manufacturer of...
04
MAR
2015

Electric Actuators: More Choices for More Applications

Motion Control Tips March 4, 2015 Faster controls, easier integration, lower drive prices and the Ethernet have all helped electric actuators, also known as electric linear drives, move into new applications. Read More
03
MAR
2015

Basic Care of LinMot Products

Basic Care of LinMot Stators, Sliders, and Motors Jeff Bert, Technical Support Manager One of the most impressive things about LinMot linear motors is their long life. Properly applied, a LinMot motor can last for over 2 billion cycles (yes billion)! Following are a few things to...
05
FEB
2015

LinMot Linear Guide Comparison

LinMot Linear Guides: How does the new F-guide stack up versus the G, B and H guides? Ed Kist, Sales Support Manager   The LinMot F-Guide is our newest motor guide solution. This product is a direct replacement for our previous G01 guides, offering all the advantages of the G01...
13
OCT
2014

LinMot Introduces New F Guide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The LinMot F01-37S guide is based on the P01-37S series of linear motors with a moving stator. The mechanical design is based on a special aluminum profile on which a high precision profile rail guide is attached. Use of ball bearings in the carriages...
23
SEP
2014

Rockwell Automation eBook – Insights into Linear Motion

Whether performed through hydraulic pumps, electric motors or linear actuators, motion control is a vital function of industrial automation. Increase your understanding of the components and how they operate, including lessons from companies just like yours. Download your free...
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