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From Air to Electromechanical

It’s not a big news story that the world’s population is getting exponentially bigger.  With this growth there is a greater demand for modern packaged foods.  A great example is India. It is projected that sales of package foods will almost double from $24.6B last year to $43.7B in 2016.  Many of the world’s largest … Continue reading From Air to Electromechanical

Linear Bearings and Guideways Primer

Linear bearings and guideways are primarily used in positioning table (positioning stage) applications.  The main function of a positioning table's linear or rotary bearing system is to carry the user mounted load while the table is in motion.  The bearings are also a key element in determining the overall positioning table accuracy, repeatability, straightness and … Continue reading Linear Bearings and Guideways Primer