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New 3-Channel Piezo Controller from Elliot Scientific

The all new E1100 Piezo Controller is an open loop, three channel amplifier suitable for driving low voltage (up to 150 V) piezo actuators and stacks. 88 more words

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Cover Reveal! The Actuator 2: Return of the Saboteur

We have cover art! This series had been a huge undertaking. I’ve been thrilled with the amazing covers by the talented Michelle Johnson. You can… 441 more words

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RSA high-force actuator: Withstands harsh environments

Designed for durability and longevity, the RSA electric rod actuator is an ideal alternative to pneumatic or hydraulic actuators. With guided loads up to 12,900 lbf (57.3kN), optional IP67 and choice of screw technologies, the RSA is built-to-order in stroke lengths up to 60 inches. 114 more words

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VIDEO: Selecting a linear actuator for safe food production

The food industry is fanatical about safety.  Producers want to be known for offering safe and delicious products. I n addition, governments want to ensure their populations against illness caused by contamination and food-borne microbes. 105 more words


Friday the 13th

Fear of Friday the 13th is paraskavedekatriaphobia. I didn’t used to think this day was unlucky, but the more I look into it, the more it seems to be legitimately cursed. 58 more words

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Grounding Myself

I am grounded. I must ground myself because I was bad.

Here’s the thing I’ve learned about me recently: when I am writing more, I think less. 348 more words

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On the rollers

So the car suffers with a slightly off tune, present from the previous owner. This needs addressing prior to any engineering and pit inspections as on cold start she coughs and splutters. 409 more words