Baldor (Fort Smith, AR) introduces a new line of controls for brushless linear motors. All 3 models--the LinDrive, the Lin+Drive and the MintDrive--plug directly into the wall and have autotune routines to self-adjust after initial set-up.
The Thomson (Port Washington, NY) AccuSlide(TM) Model 2HB is a low-profile, pre-engineered, pre-assembled, ready-to-install linear-motion stage with pre-aligned Accu-Glide(TM)0 linear guides and a preloaded ball screw assembly.
Bimba Manufacturing Co. (Monee, IL) now offers NFPA aluminum-body tie-rod cylinders. The TA series cylinders are available with single or double rod end, oversized rods and 9 bore sizes ranging from 11/2" to 10".