A control lever/dial provides 100 discrete settings, permitting changes to the drive’s linear pitch in 0.01” increments. Alternatively, for applications requiring more precision, a worm gear design allows adjustment in pitch by turning a control knob attached to a threaded rod; this provides virtually unlimited fine tuning of linear speed.
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.
Oct 31st, 2004
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