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Setra Systems, Inc: Capacitance vacuum gauge

Setra Systems has introduced its new low-cost Model 720 Capacitance Vacuum Gauge. Based on Setra’s robust variable capacitive sensor design, Model 720 offers a 0-5 VDC or 0-10 VDC output that is linear with pressure and independent of gas composition.
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A screw-driven linear slide coupled with a servo motor is now the basis for actuation in the SL-18 shrink bundler.
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Linear slide brings benefits to bundler

As more and more customers seek quick-change capabilities with no downtime, Omega Design upgrades actuation in its shrink bundler.
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Kerk Motion Products: Slide for linear applications

Kerk Motion Products introduces its RGS™ 10000 Slide. Designed for linear-motion applications, it’s especially suitable for applications in the packaging field, including plastic bottle unscramblers, shrink bundlers, stretch banders, tray shrink-packaging systems, wraparound case packers, secondary orienters, and canister desiccant feeders.
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Oriental Motor USA: Oriental Motor USA: Motorized cylinders

Oriental Motor USA introduces the new EZ Limo series of linear motion products. It combines advanced step-motor functionality and sophisticated motion-control features into easy-to-use linear motion products.
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Exlar Corporation: Exlar Corporation: Linear actuator

A new 5” -frame GSX Series linear actuator with T-LAM™, the segmented motor stator design, is available from Exlar. Company says the design packs 50% more force in a smaller package than other actuators and outlives comparably sized ball screw device by 15 x.
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Amacoil, Inc: Design options for linear drive speed control

Uhing “rolling ring” drives from Amacoil, Uhing’s exclusive North American distributor, now feature 2 design options for adjustment of linear speed, neither of which requires electronic controls or programming.
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Igus Inc: Plain and Spherical Bearings and Linear Guide Systems

Updated iglide® bearings catalog showcases high-performance plastic bearings made from engineered polymers. Plastic bearings are lubrication-free, maintenance-free, and corrosion resistant.
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Aerotech, Inc: Aerotech Announces New Brochure

Aerotech offers automation solutions for the automotive, machine tool, assembly, and packaging industries. Aerotech is pleased to announce the availability of our new brochure “Automation Solutions for the Automotive, Machine Tool, Assembly, and Packaging Industries.” The 40-page, color brochure presents Aerotech’s multitude of motion control and positioning systems and components developed specifically for these industries.
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Bosch Rexroth Linear Motion and Assembly Tech.: Bosch Rexroth Linear Motion and Assembly Tech.: Bosch Rexroth Linear Motion and Assembly Tech.: Linear motion component brochure

Bosch Rexroth has published a 14-page color brochure called “Precision in Motion” from its Linear Motion and Assembly Technologies business unit. Brochure provides an overview of the company’s linear motion products, including a description of components.
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TURCK, Inc: Analog sensors

Turck expands its line of inductive analog sensors with new housing styles and functions. Major cylindrical styles (12-, 18-, and 30-mm) are now available with an extended linear sensing range, up to 100% longer, in the analog+ series.

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