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Window Actuators-Common Faults Caused by Incorrect Selection or Installation

Most electric actuators used in facade or window automation systems generally speaking have a 12 month or 10,000 to 20,000 cycle warranty, or which ever of the two occurs first. The 12 month period should always lapse first. Ok, there are exceptions, even finely engineered machines fail sometimes. Some or most of the problems when … Continue reading Window Actuators-Common Faults Caused by Incorrect Selection or Installation

Integration of Window Automation with Home Automation Systems

  The introduction of home automation systems in to existing or new build homes are increasing globally year on year. In a recent report "Home Automation System Market by Protocol and Technology (Network and Wireless), Product (Lighting, Security and Access Control, HVAC and Entertainment Control), Software and Algorithm (Behavioral and Proactive), and Geography - Global Forecast to … Continue reading Integration of Window Automation with Home Automation Systems

Types of electric actuators, controls and their uses in the facade/window automation Sector

Within the facade/window automation sector there are 3 main types of electric actuators- Chain drive actuators Linear drive actuators Rotary drive actuators Within these three actuator categories there are countless variables and their uses vary greatly. Chain drive actuators are available in 24v DC and 230v AC (main powered). There are 12v DC chain drive … Continue reading Types of electric actuators, controls and their uses in the facade/window automation Sector