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.
At this year's MD&M West show, lots of material suppliers are talking about new formulations for wearables and things that stick to the skin, whether it's adhesives, wound dressings, skin patches and other drug delivery devices, or medical electronics.
The US Congress has extended an important tax credit for solar energy, a move that’s good news for future investments in this type of alternative energy and for many stakeholders in the solar industry.
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