How Close is Close Enough When Trying to Achieve Positioning Accuracy?

Which is better: pneumatic or electric actuation? This review of the various options of each process, along with their advantages and shortcomings depending on application circumstances, can help you make more informed decisions about positioning design and selection.
Positioners: Articles

How Welding Positioners Are Helping to Save Venice

Silvestrini welding positioners are being used to fabricate massive weldments and hinges in an ingenious flood-defense barrier intended to protect the city.


Positioners: Industry News

DESTACO Receives Vendor of the Year Award

They are recognized by MSC for excellent sales performance, profitability, product innovation, marketing, field support, operational performance and customer service.

Koike Aronson Redesigns Website

The new site provides easier access to technical support for applications and online training for distributors.

ALM Sponsors Winning Teams at Autobahn Country Club Endurance Race

The company played a role the race consisting of cars divided into 4 classes for the 3.5 Hour Enduro on the Autobahn Country Club South Course.


Positioners: Products

Large Scale Three-Axis Positioner

The APS 70000 three-axis 70 ton heavy-duty positioner from Pemamek uses a wide movement area to effortlessly and safely position heavy duty workpieces up to 153,000 lb to an ergonomic rotating, tilting or lifting position for welding operations.

Rotary Positioner for Welding Tabletops

Ideal for both manual and robotic welding operations, the BuildPro Rotary Positioner from Strong Hand Tools rotates the weld fixture for better weld access, accuracy and productivity, and the best ergonomic position for worker safety, comfort and reduced operator fatigue.

Universal Hydraulic Toolholder

The TENDO E hydraulic expansion toolholder from SCHUNK works well across applications ranging from rough milling operations, where tool cost reductions up to 40 percent have been achieved, to finish operations such as reaming and fine milling.

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