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7 Benefits of an IAI ROBO Cylinder

Posted by Kelly Howe

Jun 4, 2015 9:00:00 AM

This post brought to you by IAI.

IAI has listed 7 great benefits of using their ROBO Cylinders below: 

1.)  Multiple Positioning -With the ROBO Cylinder, you can achieve positioning of up to 1,500 points and a repeatability of ±0.02mm.
  • Benefit
    Use one assembly line to produce a variety of products and achieve higher quality production with a repeatability of ±0.02mm.
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Topics: intelligent actuator, ROBO Cylinder, Benefits

What are the Benefits of a Latching Solenoid Valve?

Posted by Kelly Howe

Apr 30, 2015 9:08:38 AM

This post is brought to you by Humphrey Products.

Are power consumption, coil heating, and extended cycle times, issues in your application? A Latching Solenoid Valve could be your solution.

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Topics: humphrey products, Benefits, latching solenoid valve

Why Electro-Mechanical?

Posted by Kelly Howe

Feb 5, 2015 1:44:00 PM

This post is brought to you by Precision Technology

Q: Why Electro-Mechanical?


Evolution of Technology

All industries are taking a critical look at the way they use motion control systems in their equipment. Where hydraulics once dominated, equipment is now increasingly utilizing electro-mechanical actuators for a large number of tasks for which they previously would not have been considered. Electro-mechanical actuators provide more precise and reliable motion, and integrate easily with modern PLCs and computers. From a complete system perspective, they are smaller, lighter, and cleaner than their hydraulic counterparts.

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Topics: Precision Technology, electro-mechanical, Benefits, actuators