31
JAN
2016

Replacing Pneumatics with Electronic Motors Enhances Construction Gripper

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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...
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30
DEC
2015

Electric linear motors “picked” for swab application

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25
AUG
2015

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

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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...
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02
APR
2015

Direct Drive Combines Linear and Rotary Motions

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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...
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04
MAR
2015

Electric Actuators: More Choices for More Applications

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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
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19
MAY
2014

Rockwell Automation Welcomes 11 Industry-Leading Companies to its PartnerNetwork Program

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Automation World May 19, 2014 The Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork program has expanded, adding 11 new partner companies who have demonstrated a commitment to helping customers maximize their automation investment. Read More
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09
APR
2014

Linear Motors Reduce the Use of Antibiotics in Fish Farms

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Design World Apr 9, 2014 From a global perspective, fish is one of the most important sources of protein for human consumption. Without aquaculture, this hunger for fish cannot be sated. The negative side effects of industrial aquaculture, such as high levels of pollution from...
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07
APR
2014

Optimization of Total Operating Costs Using Electric Linear Drives

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Design News Apr 7, 2014 Electric linear drives are replacing conventional pneumatic cylinders in more and more applications. The reasons include poor efficiency, high costs for commissioning, reconfiguration, service and maintenance, and the limited control capabilities of...
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