DE-STA-CO's CAMCO RSD rotary servo drive is a zero-backlash,
cam-actuated drive that can be used with both rotary and linear systems for
accurate, smooth motions even at high speeds or with rapid speed changes. The
new drive is compatible with a variety of servo motors, offering the
flexibility and logic to handle applications that involve uneven motion or displacement,
change in direction or different products running on the same machine. A large
output mounting surface enables the RSD to support dials and high loads. Its
thru hole can accommodate accessory lines such as electrical wiring and air or
output options: large flange with thru hole; 32 mm diameter shaft; external
shrink disk for 30 or 40 mm shaft; and internal shrink disk for 30 mm shaft
overturning moment capacity thanks to large output bearing
A middle school team from Rochester, Mich., has again nabbed the grand prize in the annual international Future City Competition, which drew students from 37 regions of the United States, as well as from England and China.
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