Linear motion is probably the most common and widely used form of motion in the world today. It is so widely used because it is so simple yet effective at doing a variety of different things. Here at Progressive Automations we are experts in linear motion and offer a selection of electronic equipment that specializes in linear motion functionality. Along with our selection of linear actuators and motion control systems we offer table lifting systems for specialized jobs and applications.
Linear Actuators can help take your kitchen into the future
Linear actuators play a very large part in improving the quality of life for people everywhere. They are simple machines with simple jobs, moving things up and down, back and forth, any type of motion in a straight line. Their simplicity is also their greatest strength; they eliminate the monotony of repetitive tasks and make whatever environment you are using them into a more user-friendly one.
Information on how, where and why track actuators are used
A linear actuator is a mechanism that converts force, usually rotary, and creates linear motion. They can come in a large variety of shapes, sizes and models but today we will be focusing on one of the more unique models, a track linear actuator. Track linear actuators work like this; their range of motion is enclosed in a track instead of extending freely, ideal for devices that require fixed vertical or horizontal motion. What this means is that they can be much stronger and more durable than a traditional actuator due to it having a pre-defined path for the force, as well as offering more support.
How linear actuators give recreational vehicles more time for fun
When you think of linear actuators, you usually think about the various ways they can make work and repetitive daily tasks easier, but did you know they can also be used for recreation, specifically in recreational vehicles. They help reduce all that extra time used on setting up your RV and make it not only a more enjoyable procedure, but a relaxing one too . When you are out on the road in a RV you want to be as comfortable and carefree as possible, and actuators play a huge part in making that happen.
Looking for the perfect car actuator?
Actuators have played such a pivotal role in the evolution of the automobile, so pivotal that the modern day car as we know it today would cease to exist without electric actuators. Since the early days of automotive technology, cars have primarily used only analog mechanical actuators, which let you manually do tasks such as winding your window up and down, or adjusting your seat.