Head box Tap Out Actuator

This small, compact actuator is primarily used for control the flow of molten metal through a tap hole in head box applications.



The actuator is equipped with a built in 4-20mA position feed back. Adjustable speed, travel length, holding force, closing force and open force.

Technical specification
Stroke: 50 mm (2")
Positioning: Stepper motor
Power requirement: 18-32 VDC / 1.2 Amp
Closing force: up to 35N (8lbs)
Ambient temperature: 175°C (350°F)
Operation commands
Pin/rod position: 4-20mA/0-10VDC (0-100%)
Calibrate close position: +24VDC
Enable analog control: +24VDC
Feedback signals
Pin/rod position: 4-20mA (0-100%)
Overheating alarm: +24VDC


TXP 2 M1 no furnace

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