Inmoco - RSS News Feed Inmoco - RSS News Feed en-us 16 Apr 2021 12:00:00 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 <![CDATA[ Ultra-compact, low profile servo drives deliver premium performance. ]]> Celera Motion has released a servo drive for your next generation applications that is lsquothe smallest, most powerful servo drive in the worldrsquo. The Capitan Series servo drives is just 10.3 mm in height and 18g in weight, designed for applications in robotics and autonomous vehicles. This product is distributed in the UK by INMOCO. Experience high efficiency for batterypowered machines with a very low standby current.Providing 10 A continuous current, the Capitan operates ... Tue, 23 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT