Linear Motion Frequently Asked Questions
Linear Motor and Linear Motion Systems FAQs
LinMot Linear Motion system frequently asked questions about linear motor products, liner motor software, and our technical support answered by LinMot. If you have any other linear motor application questions, contact LinMot today.
|Who do I contact for more information about LinMot linear motors?||Back to Top|
|Start by calling us - 877.546.3270 - We can quickly tell you whether or not LinMot offers a reasonable solution for your potential application and we’ll give you some idea of cost. Visit our contact page for more phone numbers and our online Contact Form to Request more info on your linear motion application needs.
|How can I get to see some of your linear motion products ?||Back to Top|
|Again, call us; 877.546.3270 if we believe that we can provide a product that fits your application well, we’ll arrange to have a local, factory trained representative demonstrate our products for you. If a local representative is not available, we can arrange to send demonstration equipment to you for evaluation.|
|How do I determine what LinMot linear motion products I need?||Back to Top|
|Once again, call us 877.546.3270 within hours, one of our application engineers will provide to you the bill of materials best suited for your application, as well as a price for that material.|
|Where do I buy your Linear Motion products ?||Back to Top|
|Generally you will buy directly from our (US or Swiss) warehouse. If you prefer, we do have factory trained linear motor distributors in many parts of the world.|
|What are the linear motor system delivery times?||Back to Top|
|Over 90% of orders we receive can be shipped to you the next day. Standard linear motor products that may temporarily be out of stock are usually available again within 10 days with most custom parts being available in less than three weeks.|
|How about Technical Support ?||Back to Top|
|Our linear motor system technical support is second to none, and is available the same day you need it, as explained in the Technical Support section of this web site. It works, period. Call us, see how it works. It’s free.|
|How do you get such long life with LinMot linear motor products ?||Back to Top|
|LinMot motors are made up of only two moving parts, a stator (the electrical element) and a slider (the magnetic component). Simply, there are no belts, gears, cams, or ball screws to wear out.|
|Are LinMot motors and actuators good replacements for Air Cylinders ?||Back to Top|
|If you need more life, more speed, and/or more control, you really should take a good look at LinMot linear motion system products.|
|Will these linear motion products work in my existing system ?||Back to Top|
|We can interface with your PLC, motion controller, or computer using analog or digital inputs or any of a variety of industrial communication buses including EtherNet. Our application engineers are happy to discuss this with you.|
|How about linear motor software ?||Back to Top|
|Our Linear Motor software is free and downloadable from our Technical Linear Motion Web Site. LinMot Designer is what we, or you, use to accurately and easily choose the right LinMot for your application. There are several versions of our configuration software depending on which of our 70 different controllers your application requires.|
Other Linear Motion Application Questions?
Call LinMot Today: 877.546.3270
Copyright © 2013 LinMot, Inc. All Rights Reserved.