Linear Motion http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8233/more en Maintenance Free Linear Motion http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/maintenance-free-linear-motion <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by IKO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Various takes on maintenance free linear guides and ways have been around for years now, but not all of them are created equal. Some focus on achieving the longest possible maintenance free intervals. 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Linear Motion Motion Control Wed, 04 May 2016 13:22:00 +0000 61471 at http://machinedesign.com Selecting an Electric Screw Actuator and Estimating Its Service Life http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/selecting-electric-screw-actuator-and-estimating-its-service-life <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tolomatic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What electric actuator technologies are most often used in industrial linear motion systems? 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