THK Introduces TY Series of High Speed Linear Actuators

Schaumburg, IL —THK’s new TY Series Linear Actuator is designed to reach super high speeds of up to 5 m/sec. (16.4 ft./sec.), and accelerations up to 5Gs.


Integrated with THK’s own Type SHS LM guide, as well as the QZ lubricator, the TY Series operates long-term and maintenance-free. The TY Series features a compact cross section.

Meeting the demands of servo applications, THK’s new actuator provides standardized planetary gearboxes in 3:1, 5:1 and 9:1 ratios for optimum load inertia matching.  Utility hardware is offered to allow for the easy construction of multi-axis systems, as well as to facilitate a variety of drive input shaft configurations.

THK manufacturers the widest range of linear motion products including conventional LM guides, ball screws, mechanical actuators and ball splines and more.  All THK products have been designed and manufactured to meet the strictest requirements. THK’s experienced Global Engineering Team can provide customized linear motion solutions with our standard linear motion products as well as our mechatronics products for your most demanding applications.

To learn more, log on to or contact THK America, Inc., 200 E. Commerce Dr., Schaumburg, IL 60173, Phone: (847) 310-1111, Fax: (847) 310-1182, e-mail:

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