Inmoco - RSS News Feed Inmoco - RSS News Feed en-us 25 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Resistance welders last up to five times longer with Diakont actuators ]]> Daventry based motion control specialist INMOCO is introducing a new highprecision roller screw actuator to the UK, designed for incorporation into weld guns and pedestal welders, which should provide a service life of 30 million or more welding cycles.Developed by Diakont in San Diego, California, the actuators are designed with an optimised inverted planetary roller screw thread. They made using specialised hardening processes and to tight machining accuracy. As such they offer a ... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Encoders step up to help miniaturise electronics ]]> A tiny vacuum encoder is playing a big role in improving the throughput, quality and packing density of wire bonding machines, as used by manufacturers of microelectronic devices. The MicroE Mercury II encoder by Celera Motion, as available in the UK from INMOCO, is onethird the size of other encoders which it outperforms yet is easy to install and set up.As performance expectations for microelectronic equipment continues to grow manufacturers need to achieve denser wire bondi... Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Compact actuators improve aircraft motion systems ]]> Inmoco has introduced a new range of compact and lightweight electromechanical actuators designed specifically to meet the requirements of aerospace applications.Fully certified to BS EN 9100, the industryrecognised standard for quality and risk management for the aviation industry, the new actuators can be integrated into new aircraft designs or retrofitted into existing aircraft to improve functionality while reducing the size and weight of onboard motion control systems.Develop... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Miniature encoders help advance surgical robot capabilities ]]> The demands of robotic surgery, one of the most exciting and rapidly developing areas of medical technology, are encouraging motion control engineers to push the boundaries of their discipline. Gerard Bush an application engineer with INMOCO looks at one project where the humble encoder has reached new heights.People have been practising medicine for literally millennia, but somewhere between 100 and 200 years ago it began to transform into a modern science grounded in rational thoug... Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Helicopter actuators new to UK may also transfer to other applications ]]> Leading motion control engineers INMOCO can now supply high performance, lightweight electromechanical actuators optimised for helicoptersrsquo actuation systems, but also highly suitable for technology transfer in other appropriate applications.Helicopter actuation systems include rotor blade trailing edge flaps, onboard cargo loading beams and gear and access doors. In helicopters, actuation systems perform safety critical functions, yet the associated equipment needs to be compa... Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT