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. 125-9876
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-40-200-12.7P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$2,401.03
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10m/s² 40kg 460mm/s 200mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 100W EPCO
RS Stock No. 125-9865
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-25-150-10P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$2,080.49
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10m/s² 20kg 500mm/s 150mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 72W EPCO
RS Stock No. 668-5644
Mfr. Part No.LDZBB5L-100A5
BrandSMC
$1,174.36
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- 196N 33mm/s 100mm Electric 24V dc DC Motor - - -
RS Stock No. 892-9293
Mfr. Part No.26DBM10D1B-K
BrandPortescap
$174.62
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- 35.6N - 18.83mm Linear 5V dc Stepper Motor - - -
RS Stock No. 122-3467
Mfr. Part No.CASM40-BS-0300AM
BrandSKF
$7,630.59
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6m/s² 2375 (Dynamic) N, 2375 (Static) N 300mm/s 300mm Ball Screw 40V dc DC Motor 2.9 Nm 0.95kW CASM-40
RS Stock No. 668-5626
Mfr. Part No.LDZBB3L-100A3
BrandSMC
$564.04
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- 80N 33mm/s 100mm Electric 24V dc DC Motor - - -
RS Stock No. 125-9859
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-25-100-3P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$1,911.34
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10m/s² 60kg 150mm/s 100mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 72W EPCO
RS Stock No. 125-9872
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-40-300-5P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$2,490.06
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10m/s² 120kg 180mm/s 300mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 100W EPCO
RS Stock No. 125-9871
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-40-200-5P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$2,300.12
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10m/s² 120kg 180mm/s 200mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 100W EPCO
RS Stock No. 125-9866
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-25-200-10P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$2,160.63
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10m/s² 20kg 500mm/s 200mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 72W EPCO
RS Stock No. 125-9861
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-25-200-3P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$2,071.58
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10m/s² 60kg 150mm/s 200mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 72W EPCO
RS Stock No. 700-9111
Mfr. Part No.LDZBL5M-50A5L
BrandSMC
$1,074.21
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- 117N 100mm/s 50mm Lead Screw 24V dc DC Motor - - -
RS Stock No. 668-5638
Mfr. Part No.LDZBB3L-200A3
BrandSMC
$576.89
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- 80N 33mm/s 200mm Electric 24V dc DC Motor - - -
RS Stock No. 700-9089
Mfr. Part No.LDZBL3M-100A3L
BrandSMC
$617.01
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- 43N 100mm/s 100mm Lead Screw 24V dc DC Motor - - -
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RS Stock No. 197-1130
Mfr. Part No.MLS08A05-M04040P10000N-A000-XF1
$638.17
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- - - - - 4.5V - - 2.3W MLS
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RS Stock No. 197-1131
Mfr. Part No.MLS08A05-M04040P20000N-B100-XF1
$766.66
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- - - - - 4.5V - - 2.3W MLS
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RS Stock No. 197-1132
Mfr. Part No.MLS08A05-M04040S10000N-A000-RS1
$556.79
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- - - - - 4.5V - - 2.3W MLS
RS Stock No. 125-9868
Mfr. Part No.EPCO-40-50-5P-ST-E
BrandFesto
$2,015.18
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10m/s² 120kg 180mm/s 50mm Spindle 24V dc Stepper Motor - 100W EPCO
RS Stock No. 181-6741
Mfr. Part No.ELGC-BS-KF-80-600-16P
BrandFesto
$1,624.76
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15m/s² - 1m/s 600mm Spindle - - 0.4 nm - ELGC-BS
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RS Stock No. 197-1134
Mfr. Part No.MLS08A05-M04040S20000N-B100-RS1
$678.86
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- - - - - 4.5V - - 2.3W MLS
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