actuator


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actuator

A motion-generating device driven by an electroactive polymer, which moves in response to electricity.

actuator

(ak′choo-āt″ŏr)
A component of a mechanical or electronic device that initiates a given action.
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Position control with an embedded J1939-compliant actuator is superior to that of a hydraulic actuator because it provides an absolute reading of position.
In many of the older-design actuators, the pin is locked into the piston, requiring both the pin and the actuator to be removed as a unit.
The success of this solution has enabled the Louisiana customer to standardize on CMA actuators for future flow control applications.
The global actuator market is marked by the presence of big international players that offer a wide portfolio of products.
Modelling in Matlab's Simulink environment is based on mathematical model of one-way bellow actuator.
During scheduled inspection, belt tension actuator (p/n.
Latest technology advancements in the actuators market are as follows:
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-January 16, 2014-SKF receives order from ArcelorMittal Bremen for 30 customised electromechanical actuators
They're controlled by a computer, but most often it's the actuator itself that's failed--not the computer.
A lot of design and operating principles are investigated to transform mechanical vibrations of piezoceramic elements into elliptical movement of the contact zone of actuator [2, 4, 7].