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Linear Actuators 101 – All there is to Know about Linear Actuators

Firgelli automations publishes info sheet to help you understand all the terminology used, and to give you an understanding on how Linear Actuators work and operate.

What is a Linear Actuator?

An electric linear actuator is a device that converts the rotational motion of a motor into linear motion – that is, it will provide both push and pull movements.

By pushing and pulling it is possible to lift, drop, slide, adjust, tilt, push or pull objects, simply by pushing a button.