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Types of Electric Actuators

Each different type of electric actuator is used for a different purpose, but what makes these two types of electric actuator different and what else should you know about them?

The History of Linear Actuators

Electric linear actuators are one of the most common components in modern industry, but did you know the underlying design has actually been around from many centuries?

What is a Linear Actuator?

There are many types of Linear Actuator. The purpose of this article is to explain the main differences between types.

Enhance your performance with EWELLIX D-series linear ball bearings

The new D-series of open linear ball bearings offers vastly improved running characteristics along with increased load ratings and a simplified mounting procedure

Straight forward linear for the medical industry

It is essential that medical and laboratory automation equipment runs smoothly, meaning the optimum machine parts must chosen.

Brands in the spotlight: NSK

NSK is a world leading manufacturer of premium quality bearings and linear motion products to suit applications across every industry.

Jason Hudson awarded Employee of the Month for January

Congratulations to Linear Sales Advisor, Jason for being awarded Employee of the Month!

Rollon Linear Actuators

Selecting the right linear actuator

Rollon's top tips to help you find the right solution

Naturelight Greenhouse with SKF Linear motion

SKF Linear Motion in conjunction with Acorn Industrial Services, provides fresh air for plant growers

An innovative system for opening and closing the roofs of commercial greenhouses.

Animatronic American footballer

Linear Actuators from ACORN - A Team Effort to Produce a Team Player!

South Yorkshire based company—Acorn Industrial Services helps to get the world’s largest animatronic human moving.