Technical Blog

What is a Zero Backlash Gearbox?

Our Gearbox types consist of: Planetary Gearboxes Worm Gears Zero Backlash Gearboxes A Zero Backlash Gearbox is a very high precision reduction gearbox. They are very well suited to demanding applications and offer great torque to weight ratios. They are also well known for their...

Custom Positioning Systems

In the past, we have developed positioning systems that have been used in a wide variety of industries including; research and innovation, sustainable energy, biomedical and laboratory automation and many more. What is a Positioning System? A Positioning System can include several devices. As...

Types of Servo Motor

Types of Servo Motor There are various types of servo motor, the most common types are: AC Servo Motor – The most commonly used type of servo motor. These are typically synchronous motors meaning the motor speed is determined by the frequency of the supply voltage and the number of...

Gearbox Types

What is a Gearbox? A gearbox is an input device used within motion control. It is an enclosed system that transmits mechanical energy into an output device. A gearbox can modify the ratio of attributes including speed and torque, as well as the rate of rotation that is sent to the output...

Frameless Motors: What are they and where are they used?

Frameless Motors are something we offer here at Heason. Electric motors are often known as independent components within an application. A Frameless motor can be integrated directly into a machine for better efficiency. What is a Frameless Motor? A frameless motor does not include a shaft,...

Motion Control Industries

We can provide a wide range of products and systems to implement motion control solutions across many different industries  Motion Control can be defined as the process of measuring the movement, speed or force of individual processes within a device and controlling those movements to a...