Inmoco - RSS News Feed Inmoco - RSS News Feed en-us 08 Mar 2021 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ New mini inductive angle encoders give ultra precision in harsh environments ]]> A new range of mini inductive angle encoders are now available for ultra precision measurement of angle or angular speed in harsh environments. Noncontact inductive technology makes Celera Motionrsquos Ultra IncOders, now in 37mm and 58mm diameters, more reliable than capacitive and magnetic encoders. The Ultra IncOders, distributed in the UK by INMOCO, are precalibrated and offer up to 19 arcseconds accuracy and 22 bits resolution.Celera Motion has released the new Mini Ultra I... Tue, 22 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Pumping technologies for precise fluid handling (Part 1) ]]> Patient fluid processing in particular has contributed to the development in precision fluid pumping. Application requirements determine the type of pumping system required, which must be combined with a matched motion control system.Gerard Bush of INMOCO explains the technology involved with precision fluid pumping.Patient fluid processing, including dialysis, drug infusion, plasma amp platelet extraction, has driven the developments of precise liquid pumping. Amongst these appl... Thu, 22 Oct 2020 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Motion control techniques to optimise automated lab analysis equipment (Part 2) ]]> Performance motion control is a crucial aspect for the reliable automation of laboratory analysis equipment. Effectively commissioning servo systems to overcome realworld challenges such as vibration can be achieved by application of the most appropriate motion control technique. Gerard Bush of INMOCO discusses a variety of techniques to enable accurate and reliable motion control for automated laboratory analysis equipment. Accuracy and reliability in motion control are key requi... Thu, 26 Nov 2020 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ New range of compact actuators deliver high force ]]> A new range of electric linear actuators provide high power density in a compact package. Thomsonrsquos Electrak MD actuators achieve up to 2 kN force in a housing being shorter than a pencil. The actuators feature a range of onboard electronics which extend control capability in a highly robust package with IP69K ingress protection.The new Electrakreg MD is based on Thomsonrsquos established Electrak HD actuator. This means that the Electrak MD is still designed for use in dem... Thu, 17 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Miniaturisation in motion control means smaller, higher performing machines ]]> As OEMs strive to develop ever more mobile and compact machines, the trend is forcing miniature motion control manufacturers to maintain pace. Miniature motors and controllers are enabling precision performance control with an increasing need for reliability in demanding applications. The field is answering the demand with a shift towards embedded, decentralised architecture.Gerard Bush of INMOCO explains how in meeting the demands, miniature motion technology is moving towards decen... Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Absolute optical encoder gives feedback performance in a compact package ]]> A new absolute encoder for PCB surface mounting has been released by Celera Motion, a business unit of Novanta. At just 9 x 7mm, the Auratrade Absolute Encoder Series is compact and low power, designed for applications where tiny form factor is critical. Distributed in the UK and Ireland by INMOCO, the Auratrade delivers optimum feedback performance in an easy to install package.The Auratrade series is designed for OEM applications such as surgical robots, cobots, robot joints ... Thu, 25 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT