Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Mind-bending KATAKA Linear Actuator Mechanism

Take a look at this video of a linear actuator. It looks like a magic trick, but it's not.

The mechanism is based on segmented spindle technology. Not only is the whole thing incredibly compact, it's also strong. Here is a photograph of a KATAKA actuator lifting a car. This amazing device opens up entirely new possibilities for engineers and designers. I know I want one.

Learn more about the KATAKA actuator at www.kataka.dk.

[ Thanks Soren! ]

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

Fantastic. I can wonder using this technology in so many things... great for the design point of view. 1000 of possibilities!

August 13, 2008 at 7:58 AM  
Anonymous Hydraulic Pump said...

Amazing videos. Thanks for sharing.

August 28, 2008 at 3:32 AM  

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