Control & Automation

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Turning up the heat

NSK has developed a comprehensive package of measures to address the issues associated with operating bearings at high temperatures.


Linear actuators for agricultural vehicles

Warner Linear's new range of actuators are said to provide the ideal solution for rugged to light duty linear motion tasks on agricultural vehicles. According to the manufacturer, they are easily ...



Ready to install linear systems

MISUMI has expanded its LX-Series product range to include a wider choice of standard lengths. The LX20 now comes in installation lengths of 80, 250 and 300. The LX26 model is now available to order ...




Slewing rings stay tough

Polymer slewing rings from igus are ready-to-fit solutions that require no lubrication or maintenance, have been designed to replace ball-bearing type rotary tables or systems and can be used in a ...


Motion controller with Ethernet

Galil Motion Control has introduced the DMC-41x3 motion controller series which it says offers a number of enhancements compared to the prior Econo controllers. Features include Ethernet 100Base-T, a ...


Thin and Ultra-thin Films and Foils

Goodfellow offers hundreds of polymer films and more than a thousand metal foils in small quantities for research applications and prototype development across dozens of industries.


One-board control solution available

Delta Tau has developed the new Turbo PMAC Clipper four-axis controller which has a one board control solution with I/O and Ethernet, plus Turbo PC/104 with Acc-2P and now comes with a 30% cost ...


Integrated motion control

Motion Analyzer is an established Rockwell Automation software tool which is an integral part of the Allen-Bradley mechatronic solutions portfolio.





Ball screws convert rotational and linear motion

Misumi Europa supplies a variety of ball screws for converting rotational motion into linear motion and vice-versa. They consist of a threaded spindle, a ball screw nut, with integrated balls, and a ...


Bearing solutions cut vehicle fuel consumption

The Schaeffler Group has developed a range of bearing solutions that are helping vehicle manufacturers produce more compact, lighter vehicles, with improved fuel consumption and reduced CO2 emissions.


Bearings help textile industry see off cheap imports

High speed oscillatory movements, hot contaminated atmospheres, and long running hours are the stuff of machine builders' nightmares. But Jesa Bearings has attempted to overcome all of these with the ...



Exotic turning grades

The T-Turn Plus turning line has been designed to provide high quality surface finishes when machining exotic alloys.


Adjustable linear bearings

Plain bearing specialist igus has developed a new DryLin W linear guide with a 'turn to fit' function for manual setting of the clearance.




Partners in Vee Principle linear motion

The relationship between HepcoMotion and Bishop-Wisecarver spans many decades and is based on the linear motion vee-principle. Bishop-Wisecarver's DualVee Motion Technology (DMT) is now an important ...