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Record 42 of 15244
Linear Motor With Air Slide
Author and Affiliation:
Johnson, Bruce G.(SatCon Technology Corp.)
Gerver, Michael J.(SatCon Technology Corp.)
Hawkey, Timothy J.(SatCon Technology Corp.)
Fenn, Ralph C.(SatCon Technology Corp.)
Abstract: Improved linear actuator comprises air slide and linear electric motor. Unit exhibits low friction, low backlash, and more nearly even acceleration. Used in machinery in which positions, velocities, and accelerations must be carefully controlled and/or vibrations must be suppressed.
Publication Date: Apr 01, 1993
Document ID:
19930000235
(Acquired Dec 28, 1995)
Accession Number: 93B10235
Subject Category: MACHINERY
Report/Patent Number: MFS-26169
Document Type: NASA Tech Brief
Publication Information: NASA Tech Briefs (ISSN 0145-319X); 17; 4; P. 73
Publisher Information: United States
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center; Huntsville, AL, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: ACTUATORS; ELECTRIC MOTORS; FRICTION REDUCTION
Availability Source: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV
Availability Notes: Additional information available through: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV 26003, (Tel: 1-800-678-6882).
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