SMAC Measurement Tool

SMAC Measurement Tool

The SMAC Measurement Tool addresses the limitations of using a traditional Height Gauge. Shop floor part measurement is often made using traditional height gauges. These typically have numerous drawbacks such as manually zeroing or adjusting a dial indicator by moving...

PIEZO Products Finder

PIEZO Products Finder

Select the product type that will suit your requirements! In order to meet varying customer actuation specifications, CTEC has developped different families of standard piezoelectric actuators. You can now select the appropriate one thanks to their PIEZO PRODUCT...

Who are OP Mount?

Who are OP Mount?

Here's a little bit of background on our supplier, OP Mount Instrument Inc. They were founded in 1984, and we're the first optomechanics manufacturer in Taiwan. With plenty of experience and professional design and production ability, their products can satisfy a wide...

New CEDRAT Technologies Ltd Brochures

New CEDRAT Technologies Ltd Brochures

Discover the new brochures from CEDRAT Technologies Ltd:   FINE AND FAST STEERING MIRRORS BROCHURE Their FSM can be found in optical instruments, cameras, telescopes and electro optic systems embedded on airplanes, helicopters, satellites and spacecrafts.  ...

Linear Rotary – Now Screwdrivers

Linear Rotary – Now Screwdrivers

The SMAC Linear - Rotary actuator was originally developed to pick and place small objects, then moved into other electronic assembly applications. Next came the automatic thread check. Within the last couple of years, capping applications have spread and these most...

Custom Encoder Application Story

Custom Encoder Application Story

Working directly with SMAC’s dedicated encoder division in the USA, ORLIN Technologies is now able to offer optical encoders to customers’ specification with impressive lead times and low costs. EXAMPLE APPLICATION A manufacturer of PCB assembly equipment needed to...

What are Encoders?

What are Encoders?

Encoders are electro-mechanical devices that converts the angular position of a shaft or axle to an analog or digital signal. There are two main types: absolute and incremental (relative). The output of absolute devices indicate the current position of the shaft. The...

Mechatronic Plug & Play Solutions

Mechatronic Plug & Play Solutions

Different types of complete mechatronic solutions from CEDRAT Technologies include: • Evaluation and development kits • Turnkey mechatronic modules The mechatronic kits can be seen as the first plug and play solutions to discover and to practice different aspects of...

Why you should switch from Pneumatic to Electric Actuators

Why you should switch from Pneumatic to Electric Actuators

ELECTRIFY YOUR PROCESS! Would you benefit from variable and programmable force with superior accuracy and repeatability? Could you do with greater speeds and more control over your position?  Do you want to save energy and countless hours of production time? All while...

Piezo Products for Optronics

Piezo Products for Optronics

ORLIN can supply innovative opto-electronic systems for manufacturers of high-end industrial vision solutions as used in surveillance and security. Applications include automated inspection, night vision, thermal imaging, and free-space optical imaging communication...