New Size 15 and 25 Linear Actuator and Leadscrew PMDC Motor
Dover, NH — (March 10, 2009) —
ElectroCraft today announced the release of the new ElectroCraft AxialPowerTM Plus Size 15 and 25, a Linear Actuator and Leadscrew PMDC Motor that provides exceptional performance in a simple DC motor package. The ElectroCraft AxialPowerTM Plus Size 15 use an economical permanent magnet DC motor as the prime mover providing considerable cost improvements for a variety of applications (robotics, push/pull, long-throw solenoids, etc.) This new product is available immediately for global delivery.“These DC linear motors expand the ElectroCraft product offering and allows engineers a way to integrate simple electric push/pull into their applications.” said Rob Kerber, Vice President of Marketing at ElectroCraft. “Engineers will appreciate the control advantage of these linear motors. Actuation can be as simple as applying a voltage and reversing polarity as this technology do not require a drive in all applications. These linear motors generate an impressive amount of force and speed for the package size. Simplifying technologies allows designers an electronic solution for replacing pneumatic cylinders.” Through simple technology, these PMDC linear motors from ElectroCraft compliment the existing stepper based linear motors that make up the rest of the ElectroCraft AxialPowerTM Plus linear product line. In addition, the entire ElectroCraft linear products line will be available as part of the ElectroCraft GoFigure Motor Program, allowing customers to select from a variety of pre-engineered motor options and configurations to reduce the development cycle and improve their machine time-to-market. The web-based motor configuration tool can be found at www.gofigureamotor.com or www.electrocraft.com. In addition to their robust design, the ElectroCraft AxialPower TM Plus Size 15 and 25 PDMC also deliver: • Exceptional axial force and speed for the package size • Simplistic technology (no drive necessary) • Various stack lengths and winding options to accommodate specific performance requirements About ElectroCraft ElectroCraft, Inc. is a global provider of fractional-horsepower motor and motion control solutions for both industrial and commercial applications. The company specializes in dependable, application-engineered specialty products by utilizing its Lean business philosophy to consistently meet the needs of its customers worldwide. The company’s products are found in pumps, office equipment, medical devices, aircraft and thousands of other applications. ElectroCraft is headquartered in Dover, New Hampshire with operations in the United States, Europe, and Asia.