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Controlling Backlash in Mammography Systems - April 2017

John Pieri

The article "Controlling Backlash in Mammography Systems" appeared in the April 2017 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Summary
Medical imaging equipment, water handling systems, conveyors, robotic systems and rotary and linear actuators are among the many devices that may be fitted with electric friction brakes to hold their loads in place when the power is off or disrupted.

Keywords
clutches, brakes, medical, Thomson Industries, Deltran

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