Friday, March 14, 2014

Advanced Design Considerations for Best-in-Class Scotch Yoke Actuators

Evaluating the design features of a Best-in-Class scotch-yoke pneumatic actuator, for example the Rotex Controls DRS.

Actuator Modularity

Actuator spring modules and pneumatic modules should be able to removed, swapped, rebuilt, or reinstalled on the frame module without disassembling the frame module. No need even to remove top cover of frame module, because all bolting for removal of the modules is external.