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Knowledge is power. Learn all about electric linear actuators with Tolomatic’s e-book

Download the
Tolomatic e-book:
A Resource on Electric Linear Actuators: What a machine designer needs to know

Discover…

Why electric actuators?
How to select the right actuator
Electric actuator applications that improve efficiency
How to define a true total cost of ownership in an installation

…and much more!

 

Tags:  Electric Linear Actuator, Rod Style Actuator, Rodless Actuator, Tolomatic, Electromate

New Electric Linear Actuator ebook: A valuable resource

Tolomatic-Electric-Linear-Motion-eBook

Tolomatic-Electric-Linear-Motion-eBook

New Tolomatic e-book:
A Resource on Electric Linear Actuators:  
What a machine designer needs to know

Industrial automation counts on the reliable motion control that linear actuators provide.  Lately, electric linear actuators have gotten more popular because they offer better control of variables like speed, acceleration, position and force than pneumatic or hydraulic cylinders.  Electric actuators also offer superior accuracy and repeatability, as well as programmable control that can handle even complex motion profiles.  In many applications they can do all this at a lower cost of ownership than pneumatic or hydraulic actuators.

Now there’s a resource from Tolomatic that lays out all the issues a designer needs to understand in order to select the best electric linear actuator for an application.  You can download a copy of our ebook resource HERE.

Download Tolomatic’s New e-book HERE and learn:

  • Why electric actuators?
  • Critical concepts of accuracy and repeatabiltiy
  • How to select the right actuator
  • Motor selection and system installation considerations
  • Electric actuator applications that improve efficiency
  • How to define a true total cost of ownership in an installation

 

Tags:  Tolomatic, electric linear actuator, actuator, Electromate, e-book, Rodless Cylinder, Rod Style Cylinder

Stainless steel actuator for washdown applications

Tolomatic ERD-SS2 Actuator

Tolomatic ERD-SS2 Actuator

The all stainless steel ERD actuator from Tolomatic with protective motor enclosure (ERD-SS2) accommodates both servo (23-frame) and stepper (NEMA 17 and NEMA 23-frame) motors.  Combine any ERD-SS2 with the Tolomatic ACS servo or stepper drive and get a complete motion control system with high performance at a very competitive price.  Features include:

  • Clean-in-place compatible
  • IP69K rated
  • 3 body sizes
  • Ball and acme screw choices
  • Force/thrust capabilities up to 500 lbf (2.2 kN)
  • Stroke lengths up to 24 inches (610 mm)
  • Choice of stepper and servo drive/controller and motor solutions
  • Simplifies and lowers cost of machine design by eliminating protective guards around standard actuators

CLICK HERE to view more information on the ERD-SS2 Actuators from Tolomatic.

For more information, please contact:

EDITORIAL CONTACT:

Warren Osak
sales@electromate.com
Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698
Toll Free Fax:       877-737-8699
www.electromate.com

 

 

Tags:  Tolomatic, Electromate, ERD-SS2, IP69k, Clean-in-place compatible, actuator, positioning stage, electric actuator

Low-cost Belt-drive Actuator designed for harsh environments, loads up to 520 lbs (235 kg) by Tolomatic

New trapezoidal solid-bearing actuator design optimizes performance in moderate-loading applications requiring high duty cycle and high speed over long strokes.

Tolomatic MXB-S Belt-Drive Actuator

Tolomatic MXB-S Belt-Drive Actuator

Tolomatic’s family of MXB electric belt-drive actuators includes a new solid bearing load-carrying design ideal for harsh environments.  The trapezoidal solid bearing provides a rigid, long-lasting bearing system capable of operating in environments that roller bearings would not be able to withstand.  With loads up to 520 lbs. (235 kg), speeds up to 100 in/sec (2.54 m/sec) and strokes up to 230 in (5.8 m), the MXB-S belt-drive actuators an economical solution for light- to moderate-loading applications requiring high duty cycle and high speeds over long strokes.  The MXB-S actuator can withstand light wash down.

“The trapezoidal solid bearing slides along the extrusion, acting as a wiper against contaminants that would clog up a roller bearing belt drive actuator,” said Nick Holmgard, product marketing engineer.

The MXB-S is available in six body sizes with in-line motor mounts as well as reverse parallel mounts with 3:1 timing belt reductions.  When paired with the ACS servo or stepper EtherNet/IP™-enabled drive and motor package, or with third-party motor and drive utilizing the Your Motor Here® program, the MXB-S actuator is easy to set up and integrate into many applications.

In addition to the MXB-S, Tolomatic’s MXB family of high-speed linear belt actuators, offering long strokes with optimal performance, include the MXB-U unguided belt-drive actuator for applications where loads are externally guided and supported, and the MXB-P heavy duty linear actuator with profiled rail bearing and belt-drive drive to achieve heavy loads and high speeds.

 

Tags:  Tolomatic, Electromate, MXB-S, linear belt actuator, MXB-U, MXB-P, actuator, positioning stage

Actuator Life- How to Estimate for Ball and Roller Screw Actuators

Estimating how long a piece of equipment will last in an application is critical information in the specification process. This step-by-step guide examines how to estimate the life of an electric actuator, utilizing ball or roller screw technology, in applications that require constant or varying (changing) loads. In addition, you will learn how to calculate life in units of time (days, years, etc.) and how to compare the expected life of two different solutions.

CLICK HERE to download this White Paper from Tolomatic.

For more information, please contact:

EDITORIAL CONTACT:
Warren Osak
sales@electromate.com
Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698
Toll Free Fax:       877-737-8699
www.electromate.com

The IMA servo linear actuator has a unique integrated servo motor design

Tolomatic IMA Actuator Family

Tolomatic IMA Actuator Family

The IMA is an integrated linear servo actuator design in a compact, heavy duty package. Available in both ball and roller screw configurations, the IMA servo linear actuators provide forces up to 6875 lbs even in high duty cycle applications.

Get extremely long service life with IMA linear servo actuators

Utilizing Tolomatic’s patented re-lubrication design, the IMA heavy duty linear servo actuators can easily be relubricated without disassembly for extremely long service life.

IMA linear servo actuator simplifies mechanical design

Tolomatic’s unique integrated linear servo actuator design eliminates:
•Motor Couplers
•Motor Adapters
•Timing Belts
•Gear boxes
•Unneeded assembly labor
•Forced air or water cooling
•Hydraulic systems
•Pneumatic systems
•Need for multiple vendors

Click on the link below to download the IMA Linear Servo Actuator Catalog.

Tolomatic IMA Product Catalog

For more information, please contact:

EDITORIAL CONTACT:

Warren Osak
sales@electromate.com
Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698
Toll Free Fax:       877-737-8699
www.electromate.com

Tags:  Linear Actuator, Tolomatic, Electromate, IMA, Actuator

RSA high-force actuator: Withstands harsh environments

Designed for durability and longevity, the RSA electric rod actuator is an ideal alternative to pneumatic or hydraulic actuators. With guided loads up to 12,900 lbf (57.3kN), optional IP67 and choice of screw technologies, the RSA is built-to-order in stroke lengths up to 60 inches.

Features of HT Option for Tolomatic's RSA Actuator

Features of HT Option for Tolomatic’s RSA Actuator

WHY CHOOSE THE HT OPTION?

• Higher strength components transfer torque from the gearhead/motor through the actuator
• Grease zerk allows convenient relubrication for extended screw service life
• Allows convenient addition of gearbox to RP (Reverse Parallel mount) actuator
• Accommodates mounting large motors with up to 165mm bolt circle pattern

Click on the link below to view the specification on these models-

http://www.electromate.com/products/series.php?&series_id=101882

For more information, please contact:

EDITORIAL CONTACT:

Warren Osak
sales@electromate.com
Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698
Toll Free Fax:       877-737-8699
www.electromate.com

Tags:  Linear Actuator, Tolomatic, Electromate, RSA-HT, Actuator, RSA series


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