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Rack and pinion drives are an age-old mechanism widely used for converting rotary motion to linear motion. However, myths and misconceptions abound regarding the use and application of rack & pinions in this age of... Read More


When it comes to gear racks, their quality level denotes the accuracy of the teeth which is determined by the manufacturing process.  The pitch error of a gear rack (known as GTf) is the deviation from the theoretical... Read More


When it comes to selecting a pinion for use in a rack & pinion drive system, the pinion pitch diameter can have a huge effect on the system. ATLANTA has a wide range of pinions, including ISO flanged pinions, which gives... Read More


Servo applications often impose severe demands on drive components, thereby ruling out the use of many geared speed reducers. However, advanced worm gearhead designs are changing this picture... Read More