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Rod

A rarely used unit of length in the U.S. system equal to five and a half feet.

rod

A linear unit of measurement equal to 161/2 feet.

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OSPE ST Trapezoidal Screw Actuator: A trapezoidal (lead) screw driven rodless actuator is a solution utilizing a trapezoidal screw, which is ideal for lower speed and highest thrust force transmission with no back drive.
A rapidly growing, medium-sized company, Tol-O-Matic makes more than 1200 different products ranging from custom rodless cylinders to rotary actuators.
This report titled North American Pneumatic Actuators Market provides the market dynamics of complete pneumatic product segment such as NFPA, non-repairable, mini/compact, rodless, rotary, slide, ISO VDMA type of actuators.
Tenders are invited for Supply of pneumatic rodless cylinder
Based on a proprietary concept that meshes magnetically coupled rodless cylinders with linear bearings, it improves movement of all components.
Ong, "Position control and repeatability of a pneumatic rodless cylinder system for continuous positioning," Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, vol.
Parker has announced the release of the new Light Capacity Rodless (LCR) Actuator Series.
Adpak therefore took the decision that a more robust, reliable and controllable rodless pneumatic cylinder solution was required for the job, a 40mm bore HOERBIGER ORIGA OSP-P rodless cylinder, fitted with Slideline guide and integrated VOE 3/2 poppet valves fitted the requirements perfectly.
Specifically designed for applications where space is at a premium, Norgren offers rodless cylinders.
The flying shear used to cut Hexacomb panels to length consists of a saw and its motor mounted on an arbor plate, which in turn is pushed and pulled by a rodless air cylinder.
Festo cylinders perform all the mechanical actuation with rodless cylinders being the backbone of the actuation strategy; the twin-feed Series 2000 machine uses the Festo Fieldbus and the adoption of Pofibus DP reduces the wiring.