Viking AT LLC has introduced its latest Amplified Piezo Actuator that uses the Viking ViVa piezo technology. The ViVa 3-mm amplified piezo actuator is designed to replace many solenoid applications. With mechanical displacement of up to .039 in and a blocking force up to 1.1 lbs, the device offers a solution to the solenoid with 98% less power consumption. Ideal applications for the actuator are valves, grippers, door locks, linear actuators and replacement of solenoids.
Viking AT LLC, www.vikingat.com