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Ballscrew linear actuator selection made clear with Matara

Ballscrew linear actuator selection made clear with Matara

What are the key aspects to consider when selecting a linear ballscrew actuator? Matara assesses accuracy versus cost, the risk of backdriving, critical speed, load, environmental conditions, lubrication and maintenance.

16th April 2024

Addressing the needs and challenges faced by LabVIEW users

Addressing the needs and challenges faced by LabVIEW users

Beckhoff UK was a gold sponsor at LabVIEW technical event GDevCON. Here, technical support engineer Chris Knight explains the vital function that inputs and outputs (I/O) communication plays in connecting systems, exchanging data and ensuring efficient automation.

9th April 2024

Machining of lead screws to meet individual needs

Machining of lead screws to meet individual needs

ABSSAC continues to invest as part of the long-term vision of the company and its progressive UK manufacturing goals, most recently with the acquisition of a new ROMI GL250M CNC turning centre. We visited the company at its HQ in Evesham, Worcestershire, to see how the machine has transformed ABSSAC’s machining scope and capability.

8th April 2024

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