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
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The Window Watcher stops the burglar before he does damage or enters the house. House alarm service companies set off alarms and call the service only after the burglar has damaged and entered the house.
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