Tagged: linear actuators

underwater linear actuator

Making underwater welding safer with robotics

By Jared Worth Underwater welding is one of the most dangerous professions out there. Divers face dangers not only during the welding process itself, but throughout the entire dive. This blog is going to...

Robotics in the food industry

Can Robotics Save the Food Industry?

By Jared Worth The global food supply chain is facing numerous threats. From widespread shortages of employees, climate change turning once fertile land non-arable, the war in Ukraine threatening grain production, and global food...

greasy vs clean linear systems

Who likes to have greasy hands?

By Stefan Niermann If you have kids, you might be familiar with this scenario: Your child might quickly scarf down some fries and then wipe their greasy fingers on their shirt. Annoying, right? Nobody...

screw-drive and belt-drive linear actuators

How to Make a Linear Actuator Move Faster

By Shizu Yamaguchi Here, we’ll cover two ways to increase the speed of your linear actuator. But first, note that the linear actuators referred to in this article are known as slide tables and...