Products/Services for Rolling Ball Tilt Switches

    Tilt Switches - (47 companies)
    Advantages of mercury tilt switches are their low cost and ease of use. o Disadvantages include the toxic nature of the material and that they can perform only on/off functions. Ball-in-cage switches use a small metal ball...
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    Tilt Sensors - (131 companies)
    ...ball held in a housing unit with two or more contacts. When the housing is tilted the ball shorts the two electrical contacts, turning off the switch. Product Spefications. Buyers should consider these product specifications when selecting tilt...
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    Gyroscopes - (68 companies)
    ...or magneto), alloy steel ball bearing for use in torpedo gyroscopes. MIL-G-25591 - This specification covers one type of rate switching gyroscope, designated Type MC-1. References. MEMS Gyroscopes and their Applications. Image credits: MTC...
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    Ball Bearings - (685 companies)
    ...ratings and other parameters are monitored regularly. Construction. Ball bearings are composed of four main parts: two rings (or races) the rolling elements (the balls), and the ball separator (retainer). Radial ball bearings and angular contact bearings...
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    Ball Valves - (2071 companies)
    Ball valves are quarter-turn, straight-through valves that have a round closure element with matching rounded seats that permit uniform sealing stress. The valve gets its name from the ball that rotates to open and close the valve. Ball valves...
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    Overhead Doors - (190 companies)
    ...with a remote-controlled garage door opener. Up-and-over garage doors consist of a panel that tilts forward before moving into an overhead position. Double up-and-over doors are also available. Sectional overhead doors are designed for car dealerships...
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    Rolling Mills - (74 companies)
    How to Select Rolling Mills. Rolling mills are machines that shape metal by passing it through two rolls. They are used to flatten and reduce metal to a sheet or plate. How Rolling Mills Work. Most rolling mills feature two or more rolls arranged...
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    Platforms and Walkways - (411 companies)
    ...heavy-duty rolling surface and may utilize wood flooring or steel plating. For personnel-only surfaces, perforated and textured surfaces are more common. Spacings of various sizes and shapes prevent the accumulation of debris and liquid hazards...
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    Industrial Conveyors - (2436 companies)
    Air tables can also be used when more than two conveyor lines converge and packages must be transferred from one line to another. Ball transfer tables - Ball transfer tables are used when products are required to be manually rotated or correctly...
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    Rolling Stock (locomotives and railcars) - (48 companies)
    Rolling stock and rail vehicles includes powered and unpowered rail vehicles such locomotives, railroad cars, railway vehicles, coaches or passengers vans, wagons or freight cars, ballast hoppers, switchers, baggage car or luggage vans, and cabooses...
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...contacts. The usual technique has a metal ball either making or breaking a connection between two metal conductors when the switch tilts. The ball generally rolls off the case and onto the contacts to make the connection. A viscous dielectric fluid sealed in the case is specified so ball movement mimics...

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  • Beginning Arduino Programming
    Rolling ball tilt switch or other mechanical switch • .
  • electronics
    The tilt sensor is a momentary rolling ball switch tilt sensor, model AT411-2 manufactured by the Light Country (China).
  • Event driven illumination system for image reconstruction of hologram
    The principle of ball rolling tilt switch is very simple as shown in figure 14.
  • Belgium - RoHS substances in electrical and electronic equipment
    Alternatives include the mechanical float switch, magnetic dry reed switch, rolling metallic ball tilt switch , electrolytic tilt sen- sor, mechanical pressure switch, solid-state pressure switch, mechanical temperature switch, solid-state temperature switch, etc. “=” Due to the many applications, prices…
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  • Modernization of the 1 meter Swope and 2.5 meter Du Pont telescopes at Las Campanas Observatory
    The switches are normally closed and are actuated by a steel ball that remains in place by gravity until the telescope has tilted over in RA or DEC far enough to allow the ball to roll away from the switch levers.
  • Physical Activity Assessment With Accelerometers: An Evaluation Against Doubly Labeled Water
    Tilting of the instrument causes the ball of mercury to roll down the cylinder, making contact with a mercury switch at the end of the cylinder.
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    …will lead in further abrasion of the rollers as a result of the tilt in the rotating .... We recommend changing the cylindrical rolling bearing type with barrel or spherical roller bearing, or switching the places of the bearing number 3 (angular contact ball bearing—double row) with the bearing marked under number 4 (cylindrical roller bearing—double row).
  • Dielectric elastomer switches for smart artificial muscles
    When an actuator section was displaced under the weight of the ball , the switches acted to throttle the charging current of the actuator in the anticlock- wise direction and the discharging current in the clockwise direction. .... This caused the rails to tilt , rolling the ball around Fig. 6 Circuit diagram of the oscillator.