• WHAT IS A LINEAR ACTUATOR

    A linear actuator is an automation device that produces energy in a straight line by converting the rotational motion of a simple machine such as a screw. The electric linear actuator converts rotational motion into linear motion, typically with a low voltage DC motor. The push and pull movements make it possible... READ ARTICLE »
  • Linear Actuator Applications and Uses | ActuatorZone

    Bet you can't name all the linear actuator applications Actuators are everywhere. They can turn up in the most unexpected places; from inside your cell phone to the Mars Rover. They range in size from something that can fit into the palm of your hand to an automation device you would need... READ ARTICLE »
  • LINEAR ACTUATORS IN FURNITURE

    Linear actuators are used in all types of furniture making equipment to automate a certain process or function; make working on an assembly line safer; and automate repetitive or even dangerous tasks. Linear actuators move things from point A to point B, up and down, or back and forth. They... READ ARTICLE »
  • LINEAR ACTUATORS IN THE HOME

    Almost like a machine within other machines, an actuator is a simple mechanism that moves things: switching something on or off; moving it up and down; pushing and pulling it into a certain place or position. As the name implies, the motion created is typically in a straight line. Whether... READ ARTICLE »
  • ACTUATORS IN THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

    Many types of businesses within the hospitality industry daily use machines and pieces of industrial equipment that have actuators as part of their many components. They automate repetitive tasks; streamline a particular process; or make an experience like having a meal in a restaurant or going to the spa more enjoyable. No... READ ARTICLE »
  • ACTUATORS IN FOOD PROCESSING

    Actuators used in food processing automation streamlines production, improve quality control and safeguard against possible contamination. Many food companies in today's competitive environment face the daily challenges of optimization, performance consistency, safety concerns and accident prevention, including ergonomics. They can improve work conditions and eliminate safety issues with applications that make repetitive... READ ARTICLE »
  • AUTOMATION IN CONSTRUCTION

    In an industry that is defined by schedules, weather conditions, dust and dirt and even some rough handling, actuators used in construction equipment, including diggers, wheeled loaders and crawler vehicles are built for durability, reliability and longevity. Because they are a very simple mechanism that converts motion into energy, it... READ ARTICLE »
  • Boat Actuators: Ideas for Boat Automation

    A boat actuator can do a lot of things. Namely - anything you want it to. Whether you are building a boat, you own one or you just enjoy being around them, many of the features that make it such a pleasurable experience are due to the flexibility and versatility... READ ARTICLE »
  • Actuator Definition: Car Manufacturing

      A simple actuator definition for their use in manufacturing Actuators are used in a variety of different ways for automotive automation in industry. Typically, a power source like an electric motor is connected to a simple machine, often a screw. The power source rotates the screw. The bolt or nut attached... READ ARTICLE »
  • ACTUATORS IN AGRICULTURE

    Actuators make it possible for all kinds of machines, industrial applications, manufacturing automation and technological advances to move, regardless if it's lifting, adjusting, tilting, pushing or pulling. These devices use a power source, such as a motor, to convert the motion of a classic machine, most notably a screw, into energy.They are... READ ARTICLE »

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