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Article | November 30, 2000
lpha gear drives, Inc: Alternative to pneumatics
Alpha Gear Drives (Elk Grove Village, IL) has introduced a high-precision, low-cost linear and rotary actuation system called Ternary. Available in linear (TLS Series) and rotary (TRS Series) motion, the Ternary products provide increased control, flexibility, accuracy and reliability, all at reduced cost compared to pneumatic actuators.
With Ternary a specific position can be defined quickly and easily via software and then it can be achieved with absolute accuracy using an event-driven control setup.
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