(Linear Actuators)
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Challenge: Customer needed to eliminate 30 feet of air hose. This was a dangerous situation with the possibility of tangling and tripping over the hoses. The Assembler has the weight of tools and... (View Full Article)
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
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Challenge: An existing paint removal application that used environmentally harsh chemicals needed to be updated and replaced with a system that would cut maintenance time and improve performance.... (View Full Article)
(Bearings and Bushings)
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Challenge: A tractor trailer manufacturer needed an actuator to pick and place large wall panels. Panels are large and relatively heavy, and the unit required a 24 foot travel. A contaminant concern... (View Full Article)
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
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For over 30 years, Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation (BWC) has been developing best practices for matching guide wheel linear motion properties to customer requirements, based on engineering and empirical... (View Full Article)
(Linear Actuators)
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Paper dust particulates wreak havoc with just about every aspect of paper converting machinery, and especially the bearings. Linear guides, planar bearings and shafts, even the wipers, lubricators,... (View Full Article)
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
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Preloading is the practice of assembling mechanical systems in such a way that some or all components are held in a compressed or tensioned state when there are no external forces acting on the... (View Full Article)
(Engineering and Technical Services)
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Convert units of many different types to nearly any other type. Just click on the type of unit you want to convert. Next, enter the quantity and the units you need to convert. Click the "Go" button to... (View Full Article)
(Engineering and Technical Services)
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Convert units of many different types to nearly any other type. Just click on the type of unit you want to convert. Next, enter the quantity and the units you need to convert. Click the "Go" button to... (View Full Article)
(Engineering and Technical Services)
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Convert units of many different types to nearly any other type. Just click on the type of unit you want to convert. Next, enter the quantity and the units you need to convert. Click the "Go" button to... (View Full Article)
(Engineering and Technical Services)
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Convert units of many different types to nearly any other type. Just click on the type of unit you want to convert. Next, enter the quantity and the units you need to convert. Click the "Go" button to... (View Full Article)
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
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Ball screws and lead screws are critical components in today's motion technologies. Deciding which actuation option to use for your application depends on what you need your motion system to do - what... (View Full Article)
(Bearings and Bushings)
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After more than 40 years of use in thousands of applications ranging from the saw mill to the clean room, and from light to heavy loads, guide wheels have proven features that meet performance,... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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A building products manufacturer that produces fiber-cement plank siding for homes needed an actuated system that would hold up in a harsh environment where cement dust covers everything in the plant.... (View Full Article)