Bench-top Pill Counting Instrument Mechanical Aid Hopper Vibration Kit

THE APPLICATION & SOLUTION Vibration is not only used for haptic feedback, and user interface notifications. In this example, our customer is a manufacturer of bench-top pill and tablet counters. Some parts of their machines were being upgraded to handle larger quantities of pill and tablets, and Continue reading

Vibration Motor For Emergency Services Ruggedised Radio

THE APPLICATION & SOLUTION Vibration alerting is a key feature for many applications. This is especially true when communication can mean life or death, such as an emergency services radio. But vibration alerting in this application is very different from a consumer cell phone. Firstly, the Continue reading

Precision Gear Motor with Encoder For Electronic Inhaler

THE APPLICATION & SOLUTION Many companies are developing intelligent consumer medicine dosing devices, which enables monitored patients to take correctly dosed medicines, at home. Previously this industry designed purely mechanical dosing devices such as insulin EpiPens. The challenge with pure mechanical devices is that the Continue reading

Micro Linear Actuator Servo For Swarm Robot Research

THE APPLICATION & SOLUTION Current robotics research is generating some very unique applications, and one particularly interesting field is ‘swarm robotics’. These applications seek to mimic the behaviour of simple creatures such as ants, where the ‘intelligence’ is observable at the swarm/group level. Our customer for this Continue reading

DC motors : Voltage Vs. Output speed Vs. Torque – AB-032 Released

Our latest Application Bulletin covers a topic that our sales engineers are frequently covering with customers. In AB-032 we cover the inter-dependent relationship between drive voltage, output speed and motor torque. You can read the full bulletin for an explanation of the fundamentals, but in Continue reading

Wireless Vibration Application the getOrder Waiter Paging System

In a blog post earlier this year we discussed ways to make your product wireless. The getOrder waiter pager from Rok Furlan s.p demonstrates how going wireless can increase the utility of a product. What Is It? The getOrder is a wireless waiter-paging system. Guests in a restaurant Continue reading