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10-30-2005, 11:16 AM
Anyone ever looked into the cost/reliability of using
a 12VDC actuator for heavy ramp gates?
11-03-2005, 10:40 PM
As a big NO!
11-04-2005, 06:45 PM
I would think it would have to be so large with such a large draw that it would not be cost effective. Now if you used it to supplement a spring assist it may be better but it would still not likely be cost effective.
11-04-2005, 09:09 PM
if you are looking for a company who makes them try Bear Linear out of Belvedere IL. They just repaired the ram on my Gator-Rator zero turn aerator. Nice people to deal with I think it is a family business but anyway they know actuators.
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