The GS60 integrated, all electric, compact, sealed linear actuator is a brushless servomotor combined with an inverted roller screw mechanism. The integrated design provides the brushless motor as the driving force and the inverted roller screw as the power transmission, along with an electronic feedback source. The actuator provides continuous thrust ratings to 8,000 lbs and speed to 40 inches/sec. The roller-screw mechanism provides lead accuracy of 0.001 inch/linear ft. Zero-backlash units are available.
In today’s connected world we are seeing the beginning of connected homes, smart grids, self-driving automobiles, drones, and many other amazing devices. Out of all the soon-to-be connected devices, which device poses the greatest dangerous to its users and society?
There is a new cooperation between the Industrial Internet Consortium and Plattform Industrie 4.0 to explore the potential alignment of their two architecture efforts: the Reference Architecture Model for Industrie 4.0 (RAMI4.0) and the Industrial Internet Reference Architecture (IIRA).
The problem with a four-, five-, or six-year degree is that they don’t teach engineers the soft skills required to have a successful career. Here are seven skills that every engineering graduate needs to be successful.
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