6 Reasons Why igus Bearings are the Better Choice for Material Handling Robotics
igus’ iglide plastic plain bearings and drylin linear guides engineered to extend service life.
How to Choose Between Linear Shafts, Posts and Rotary Shafts
What the key differences are with these terms and which applications you should use them in.
Four-Axis Positioning Stage
H2W Four-Axis Gantry features high speed and 1.0 micron accuracy.
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Safety Certified Brakes
Nexen’s NexSafe Rail Brakes, Servomotor Brakes, and Rod Locks carry Intertek Functional Safety (FS) Mark.
Schneeberger MINIRAIL offers high acceleration for space-limited applications.
Rodless Linear Drive
Festo’s DLGF rodless drive designed to fit in tight spaces.
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Belt Drive Actuator
igus drylin ZLW econ designed to reduces automation costs.
Festo’s ELGC and EGSC actuators designed for applications where compact dimensions are essential.
igus drylin W Exchange allows for liner swap without dismantling system.
Combating Ball Screw Drunkenness
In miniature applications, assuring ball screw accuracy requires more than relying solely on catalogue specifications.
High performance drives
Festo ELGC/EGSC drive series can be utilized as single axis systems or joined to form multi-axis systems.
Just what the doctor ordered
BD Rowa Technologies’ robotic pharmaceutical storage system makes it easier for pharmacists to provide quality when retrieving medication.
Belt axes and mini slides
Festo’s belt axes ELGC with internal, protected recirculating ball bearing guide are particularly suitable for XY-movements and vertical Z-movement.
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WITTENSTEIN’s new series of linear actuators can achieve positioning accuracy up to 0.05 mm, and repeatability up to 0.01 mm.
Aerotech QFOCUS QF-50 piezo stage features 400μm closed-loop travel.
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Hexagon’s Optiv Performance 663 boasts a measurement range of 610x610x305mm and the Optiv Performance 664 takes the Z-direction range up to 405mm.
Aerotech’s PRO series employs a long-life recirculating linear guide bearing system and a low-friction sealing solution.
Piezo Nanopositioning Stage
Aerotech’s QFOCUS QF-46 offers closed-loop travels of 100 μm and 250 μm, and open-loop travels of 120 μm and 300 μm.
Picking the Right Linear Positioning Device
Each technology has its benefits but choosing the proper one avoids common problems.
Haydon Kerk Motion adds WGS Compact linear slide to product line-up.
Robotic Cable Retraction
Igus’ Triflex RSE system for industrial robots provides automatic guidance of energy supply systems and supply hoses.
Festo linear actuator excels in harsh environments
Festo’s new linear actuator series DFPI-NB3 with integrated displacement encoder and optimized piston rod guide has been designed to outperform and outlast other linear actuators in the toughest operating conditions encountered in the process automation world.
Bishop-Wisecarver Group acquires Specialty Motions line
Bishop-Wisecarver Group (BWG) has announced it has acquired Specialty Motions, Inc.’s (SMI) linear actuator product line.
Precise, rigid, high load NB slide guides
NB slide guides from RotoPrecision are said to be high-precision, high-rigidity, high load capacity linear bearings with low friction, non-stick or slip mechanisms that provide smooth linear motion even under high loads.
Oriental Motor DRLII series offers high precision, network-ready linear actuator.
Thomson WH SpeedLine belt-driven slide designed for high throughput.
Nexen offers new catalog featuring recently released Versa thermoplastic rack
Vadnais Heights, MN – Nexen Group, Inc. introduces their latest Precision Motion Control Application & Selection Guide with an expanded range of products.