TOP Electric Linear Actuator Manufacturers
TOP Electric Linear Actuator Manufacturers

TOP Electric Linear Actuator Manufacturers


Linear actuators are used for a multitude of purposes in industries such as aviation, astronautics, medicine, and robotics. If you wish to learn more about these devices, visit our website and browse our range of diverse actuators.

We have compiled a rating of 5 linear actuator companies whose products are famous for their durability and ability to work under extreme conditions!

Check out our actuators - we have a huge range for any application!

Top 5 Linear Actuator Manufacturers

Progressive Automations

The products made by Progressive Automations are hugely popular, particularly in the USA, Canada, alongside many other countries worldwide. Their range of linear actuators is huge, ranging from micro to track and waterproof to industrial. Depending on your needs, they can work under the most severe conditions. Customization is also something Progressive Automations specializes in, and they claim that there is no limit to the specialization you can do to their actuators.  

Location

This company’s two head offices are located in Arlington (WA, USA) and Richmond (BC, Canada). They both work from 6:30am to 5:00pm.

Products

Progressive Automations is considered to be one of the most respected electric linear actuator manufacturers. As mentioned, they have extensive experience in the creation of quality, affordable and technologically advanced models. Their range is constantly growing and diversifying to offer the market the best possible solutions.

Micro linear actuators by Progressive Automations

Prices

Among all linear actuator manufacturers in the US, PA products are approximately the most affordable ones. For instance, one of their industrial, heavy-duty actuators with extremely high-power actuator costs $465. It is the flagship model with IP66 protection that can produce up to 3500 lbs of force. Their standard linear actuators come even lower in price, with one model priced at $125. To keep in mind – all of their pricing lowers if a bulk order is placed!

Conclusion

Progressive Automations’ products are industry-leading and reputable, allowing for the inexpensive implementation of the most advanced motion control solutions.                                              

Nanotec Electronic US, Inc.

Nanotec Electronic US, Inc. is one of the best linear actuator suppliers.

Location

This company’s offices are located in Germany, China, and the East and West coasts of the USA. Moreover, it has more than 20 trading partners worldwide and offers technical support on a global scale.

Nanotec Electronic US, Inc.

Products 

Its product range includes stepper motor models in three versions, and each of them is available in five sizes. Thanks to the stator’s unique geometry and optimized magnetic materials, their drives offer higher speed and thrust than their competition.

Prices

The most inexpensive option are LA models, which range from $85 - $152. Their features include a speed of up to 150mm/sec and strokes up to 2.99in. The products from the LSA range are slightly more expensive but considerably better in terms of productivity.

Conclusion

This manufacturer has a huge selection of linear actuators for any tasks that do not require a lot of power.

Tolomatic

Tolomatic is one of the oldest 12v linear actuator manufacturers with products made for specialized use. This manufacturer is the leader of the industry and is well-known for its innovations. 

Tolomatic logo

Location

The company’s offices are located in the USA (Hamel, M), Germany (Rüsselsheim), and China (Suzhou, Jiangsu).

Products

Tolomatic offers a wide assortment of rod and rodless actuators with a recirculating ball screw or roller screw drive, and integrated servo technology. ServoWeld® models are used for high precision spot welding, and rodless electromechanical screw and belt drives provide high performance in long duty cycle applications.

Prices

You can learn more about the price of Tolomatic’s products from your local distributor or online.

Conclusion

This company provides quality alternatives to pneumatic and hydraulic drives. Visit their website to find out more!

IAI America

IAI America distributes quality products that will significantly benefit any system’s drive.

Location

This manufacturer has more than 200 offices and factories worldwide. The head office is located in Shizuoka, Japan, with American offices located in Chicago and LA.

IAI America

Products

IAI’s product line offers every type of linear actuator capable of meeting even the highest standards. These devices are famous for their high-speed performance and accuracy during long strokes.

Prices

IAI prefers not to disclose its prices directly and does not accept any orders on its website. This information is available from distributors or through the contact form only.

Conclusion

IAI offers a wide selection of products that are high quality and durable.

Ultra Motion

Ultra Motion is famous for producing high precision electromechanical actuators for a variety of industries. Its products are used in aeronautics, medical machinery, industrial automation, defense, research, and more.

Location

Their head office is located in Cutchogue (NY).

Ultra Motion logo

Products

Their range offers various servo drives from A1, A2, AM, and AU series with a closed-loop and integrated controller. These actuators have extreme power density (100 and 180 watts with up to 530 lb peak).

Prices

The exact price of the product is determined during the ordering process.

Conclusion

These products are an excellent choice for a wide variety of applications.

Summary

Every company we listed above is a trusted and reputable manufacturer. If you are doubtful about what product to choose or want to know more about various linear actuators - you are welcome to contact us and learn more!

Anna Sapiga

AZ Engineer