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Motion Control Features

“Everything you need, nothing more” – Trio Motion Technology

DPA speaks with Tom Alexander, Head of Business Development and Dave Greensmith, Product Manager of Trio Motion Technology about the expansion of its motion controller range, business during the COVID-19 pandemic and the importance of the UK market.

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PAT analytical sensor evaluation platform uses Mclennan's motion & machine control sub-system

When ExpoPharma designed a new Process Analytical Technology (PAT) powder-stream conditioning chute – a full-scale development platform for characterising analytical sensors for use in continuous pharma or similar manufacturing processes – it turned to Mclennan for a standalone Ethernet-based three-axis micropositioning sub-system, complete with planetary gear units, pre-programmed HMI and a temperature controller.

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Long-stroke ball screws drive optimisation of 5G fibre optic filament production

Fundamental ball screw technology hasn’t changed much since 1929, when Rudolph G. Boehm patented what he called an “anti-friction” nut. The ability to move heavy loads smoothly and precisely is a key process which continues to enable engineering innovation today.

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Long, difficult and dirty: A linear guide system for a complex setup

Spie GmbH is responsible for the repair, maintenance and refurbishment of machinery for a leading train manufacturer in Germany. It was faced with a difficult problem: an old DUO welding system was breaking down more than it was in operation – and it was giving the company a constant headache.

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