Linear Actuators

Linear actuators create a straight line motion and have been designed to withstand a range of operating conditions.


Actuators work by converting energy produced by an electric motor into torque which then moves a mechanism. The control system of an actuator can be controlled mechanically, electrically, software driven or operated by a human.


Unlike pneumatic and hydraulic actuators electric actuators commonly have excellent duty cycles. The duty cycle refers to the amount of time an actuator can be run before it needs to cool down. If the duty cycle is exceeded it can lead to power loss, overheating and eventual burnout of the motor.


Due to the higher efficiency, energy savings and noise reduction of electric actuators, it has become common place to replace current pneumatic systems with these electromechanical devices.


Features and Benefits


  • Resistant to a wide range of temperatures, chemicals, dirt, dust, shock and vibration

  • Robust

  • Adaptable to application needs

  • Reduce assembly costs

  • Increase machine productivity

  • Reduced environmental impact

  • Less maintenance needed


  • Where would you use a linear actuator?


    Linear actuators can be used for many general industrial or specific applications. They are able to perform with high load capacities, high operating speeds and aesthetically designed systems.


    Linear actuators are used in machine tools, industrial machinery, office or home automation as well as solar tracking systems.


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Description Price Maximum Acceleration Maximum Load Maximum Speed Maximum Stroke Length Actuation Type Input Voltage Motor Technology No Load Torque Motor Power Series
RS Stock No. 177-4521
BrandRS PRO
MYR717.70
Each
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- 2500N (pull), 3000N (push) 11.0 mm/s (no load), 13.5 mm/s (full load) 800mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4512
BrandRS PRO
MYR1,004.89
Each
units
- 2000N 5.7 (Full Load) mm/s, 7.6 (No Load) mm/s 100mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4492
BrandRS PRO
MYR998.09
Each
units
- 500N 13.5 (Full Load) mm/s, 14.6 (No Load) mm/s 300mm Electric 12V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4510
BrandRS PRO
MYR1,052.41
Each
units
- 2500N 4.4 (Full Load) mm/s, 6.2 (No Load) mm/s 300mm Electric 12V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4504
BrandRS PRO
MYR1,935.08
Each
units
- 4500N 14.3 (Full Load) mm/s, 16.8 (No Load) mm/s 102mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4499
BrandRS PRO
MYR1,935.08
Each
units
- 4500N 14.3 (Full Load) mm/s, 16.8 (No Load) mm/s 305mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4505
BrandRS PRO
MYR1,935.08
Each
units
- 2500N 47.2 (Full Load) mm/s, 67.1 (No Load) mm/s 305mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4513
BrandRS PRO
MYR919.58
Each
units
- 2000N 5.7 (Full Load) mm/s, 7.6 (No Load) mm/s 300mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4498
BrandRS PRO
MYR922.03
Each
units
- 500N 13.5 (Full Load) mm/s, 14.6 (No Load) mm/s 50mm Electric 12V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4519
BrandRS PRO
MYR717.70
Each
units
- 4000 (Pull) N, 6000 (Push) N 2.9 (Full Load) mm/s, 4.2 (No Load) mm/s 800mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 177-4518
BrandRS PRO
MYR654.15
Each
units
- 4000 (Pull) N, 6000 (Push) N 2.9 (Full Load) mm/s, 4.2 (No Load) mm/s 400mm Electric 24V dc - - - -
RS Stock No. 494-7234
Mfr. Part No.80910501
BrandCrouzet
MYR162.19
Each
units
- 43N 1.67mm/s 10mm Linear 5.6V dc Stepper Motor - 5W -
RS Stock No. 764-3471
Mfr. Part No.CAHB-10-B3A-100209AAA000-000
BrandSKF
MYR1,231.94
Each
units
- 500N 16mm/s 100mm ACME Screw Drive 24V dc DC Motor - - CAHB-10
RS Stock No. 764-3480
Mfr. Part No.CAHB-10-B3A-200311AAA000-000
BrandSKF
MYR1,266.45
Each
units
- 500N 16mm/s 200mm ACME Screw Drive 24V dc DC Motor - - CAHB-10
RS Stock No. 510-1091
Mfr. Part No.26DBM20B2U-L
BrandPortescap
MYR419.00
Each
units
- 8.9N - 48mm Stepper 12V dc Stepper Motor - - 26DBM20B2U
RS Stock No. 764-3477
Mfr. Part No.CAHB-10-B3A-050158AAA000-000
BrandSKF
MYR1,059.52
Each
units
- 500N 16mm/s 50mm ACME Screw Drive 24V dc DC Motor - - CAHB-10
RS Stock No. 668-5622
Mfr. Part No.LDZBB3L-50A3
BrandSMC
MYR1,589.90
Each
units
- 80N 33mm/s 50mm Electric 24V dc DC Motor - - -
RS Stock No. 885-5325
Mfr. Part No.CAHB-21-B3N-305521-AAA000-000 EU
BrandSKF
MYR2,061.12
Each
units
- 4500N 14 → 19mm/s 305mm Ball Screw 24V dc - - - CAHB–21
RS Stock No. 510-1120
Mfr. Part No.57DBM10B2U-L
BrandPortescap
MYR635.33
Each
units
- 88N - 76.2mm Stepper 12V dc - - - 57DBM10B2U
RS Stock No. 494-7256
Mfr. Part No.80510001
BrandCrouzet
MYR179.80
Each
units
- 45N 3.33mm/s 10mm - 230V ac Synchronous Motor - - -
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