Zip Chain Actuator®
THE NEXT GENERATION OF COMPACT, HIGH-SPEED LINEAR ACTUATORS
The patented Tsubaki Zip Chain Actuator® (ZCA) is the solution to your linear actuator application problems. The ZCA utilizes 100+ years of Tsubaki Roller Chain manufacturing expertise to create a linear actuator that “zips” together chain segments, creating a rigid actuating arm that offers high speed, multi-point stopping, efficient operation, and long life — all in a compact footprint.
SIMPLE AND EASY MAINTENANCE
MAX SPEED 1,000 MM/SEC
DUTY FACTOR 100%ED
EXPECTED TRAVEL DISTANCE 4,000 KM
Installs in Any Direction
NO LIMIT ON INSTALL DIRECTION
HS High SpeedHF High FrequencyC CompactHP High PrecisionE Economical
COMPACT DESIGN IDEAL FOR LOW HEIGHT APPLICATION
The compact structure of the ZIP CHAIN ACTUATOR® enables various installation options — including lifting, horizontal, and suspending installation. Use for a wide range of applications requiring linear operation.
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*1 Use the unit within the allowable stroke range. Also, be sure to always attach a linear guide in the direction of travel.
*2 Values are obtained when operated at a maximum acceleration of 0.35 G (upper limit) with the end fitting attached.These values are applicable regardless of the type of installation (vertical, horizontal, suspending).