Simplex Rotary Actuator

Rotary actuator developed for use in large UAV applications. Employed mainly in primary flight controls although equally at home in the undercarriage and nose-wheel steering where power to weight ratio and positional control is vital. This plug and play unit boasts on-board electronics, contactless sensor technology and full lightning protection.  Flight qualified across the environmental…

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Linear Actuator

Linear actuator with in-built control electronics specifically designed for UAV flight control surface actuation where reliability, positional accuracy and a notable power to weight ratio are vital.  The actuator was designed using OTM’s building block strategy where the various modules can be configured either to meet new actuator requirements or for improved actuators to replace…

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Rotary Throttle Actuator – Case Study

For Unmanned Autonomous Drone (UAV) BAE Systems are at the forefront of UAV technology and development. They were in the process of adapting their High Endurance Rapid Technology Insertion (Herti) UAV drone for use in commercial, non-military applications. Drones offer significant advantages in many situations but, as with many things, the advantages often come with…

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