Automation in Recreation

How linear actuators give recreational vehicles more time for fun

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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.
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Using Car Actuators

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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.
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Food Processing Equipment and Actuators

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How actuator tech affects the food processing industry

Food processing equipment is an integral part of a huge amount of food in America. So, it goes without saying that this equipment must be held to certain standards for operating in a safe and sanitary manner. The USDA has obviously created guidelines surrounding the use of this equipment, which the University of Florida has done a great job outlining.
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Spec’ing a 12V Actuator Properly

Getting the right actuator for the job makes all the difference. If this is your first foray into automation, you might need some help finding the proper actuator for the job.

All 12V Actuators Are Not Made Equal

Take some time to think about how many industries out there make use of linear actuators. If you need an automation system or mechanical movement, chances are you’ll need some sort of actuator. Industries all over the world have taken advantage of automation, and each of them, requires their own, unique type of movement. That means there is an actuator for each of those applications, and many of them have their own unique requirements.

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