Machinery engineers have many options for moving tools or parts in a straight line. These include belts, ballscrews, linear motors, conventional rack-and-pinion systems, and the latest technology—roller pinion systems.
Recent years have witnessed major new developments in sensor solutions for handling, assembly and robotics. We are no longer confined to sensors choices from the past with components becoming more powerful, compact, and universal, and are now merging directly with the actuator and comparatively easy to set up.
The white paper “Ensuring Success When Switching from Conventional Lamp to LED Light-Curing Sources” discusses topics such as how LED curing works, the advantages of LED curing, and getting enough information to switch successfully.
In today's competitive and ever-changing markets, the OEMs laboratory automation equipment makers need to stay flexible in their outsourcing strategies because their make-versus-buy decision drives can change over time