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Preventing backdrive in linear actuators
Preventing backdrive in linear actuators

Several of our linear actuators can be backdriven if subject to a sufficient force when unpowered. These actuators are the Deluxe Rod, 

Using both a Switch and Remote at the same time with Linear Actuators
Using both a Switch and Remote at the same time with Linear Actuators

There are some situations in which having 2 control inputs can be useful: say you want the flexibility of a remote control but also a...

Choosing the correct power supply for your Linear Actuator
Choosing the correct power supply for your Linear Actuator
To ensure you are able to get the most out of your linear actuator(s) it is vital you choose an appropriate power supply. We offer...
How to control two linear actuators using a 4 channel remote control
How to control two linear actuators using a 4 channel remote control
Control two linear actuators remotely with Firgelli Automations 4 channel remote control kit
How to control a linear actuator using a 2 channel remote control
How to control a linear actuator using a 2 channel remote control
Control two linear actuators remotely with Firgelli Automations 2 channel remote control

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