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Tue 3rd Sep 2019 - The PC precision linear actuator from Thomson, the perfect alternative to pneumatic actuators

Changing from pneumatic to electric actuators has many advantages and benefits. Not only can a design be simplified but it can be more cost effective too.

Thomson PC SeriesThe PC series of electric linear actuators from Thomson delivery outstanding performance while saving time and money with easy product sizing and selection, speedy installation and reduced maintenance and therefore downtime. 

The Thomson PC range boasts the longest stroke lengths available in the industry today, and utilise a plug and play mounting system that allows more than 600 motor types and sizes to be fitted easily.

The exceptional power density of the PC Series allows you to build a quieter, more compact machine.

PC-Series Benefits:

  • High repeatability, positioning accuracy
  • Smooth, quiet operation, reduced noise
  • High side load capability
  • Built in anti-rotational of rod end
  • Quick and easy maintenance
  • Suitable for heavy loads and harsh environments
  • High power density and long life
  • No collection points during washdown
  • IP 65 rating suitable for harsh environments
  • Corrosion resistance
  • Simple mounting of ISO standard accessories


Form, Fill and Seal Equipment

  • Food/Beverage Processing
  • Chemical Processing
  • Rinsers & Sterilizers
  • Grading

Meat & Poultry Graders

  • Egg Graders
  • Fruit & Vegetable Graders 

Converting & Containers

  • Blow & Injection Molders
  • Bottle, Can Manufacturing
  • Paperboard, Box Folding 


  • Torque, Tightness Testers
  • Seal Checkers
  • Volume, Weight Sensing

Primary Packaging

  • Blister, Skin, Vacuum Packagers
  • Capping, Lidding Machines
  • Case and Tray Sealers

Marking and Printing

  • Ink Coders, Printers, Labelers
  • Stampers, Imprinting Equipment
  • Thermal Transfer Machines    

Secondary Packaging

  • Wrapping & Cartoning
  • Strapping & Banding
  • Stacking & Palletizing

Conveying, Sorting, Pick/Place

  • Accumulators & Buffers
  • Conveyor Sorters, Diverters
  • Cranes, Gantries, Hoists

Automated Storage, Retrieval

  • Case Lifter
  • Vertical Lift Module
  • Fixed-Aisle AS/RS    

Valve Control

  • Paper & Pulp
  • Food/Beverage Processing
  • HVAC

For more information on Thomson products contact Micromech sales on 01376 333333 or sales@micromech.co.uk


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