Ultra Miniature Ball Screws suit Life Sciences applications.
July 13, 2012 -
Available in diameters as small as 3 mm with choice of 0.5 or 1 mm pitch, ULTRAMINIATURE ball screws are manufactured from standard tool steel, hardened, and then precision ground to meet ISO tolerances from P0-P5. Stainless steel material is available as option. Products are equipped with one of 4 types of ball nuts, with or without preload, and custom lengths are available with journals machined to control drawing. Areas of use include robotics and semiconductor processing/inspection.
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Ultra Miniature Ball Screws for Life Sciences
BURLINGTON, MA -- Steinmeyer, Inc. announced an important addition to its standard line of miniature precision screws - the "world's smallest commercially available ball screw." New ULTRAMINIATURE ball screws are available in diameters as small as 3 millimeter with choice of two pitches - 1 millimeter or 0,5 millimeter, making this product ideal for medical applications, such as precise liquid dispensing, among others. Steinmeyer now offers an extensive range of miniature screws from 16 mm diameter (with up to 30 mm pitch), down to this incredibly tiny 3 mm diameter. The screws are equipped with one of four types of ball nuts, with or without preload. And, as with all other Steinmeyer ball screws, custom lengths are available with journals machined to a control drawing.
These Ultra miniature ball screws are manufactured from standard tool steel, hardened and then precision ground to meet ISO tolerances from P0 to P5. Stainless steel material is available as an option.
Steinmeyer's miniature ball screws are ideal for applications in:
∑ Life Sciences
∑ Miniature robotics
∑ Semiconductor processing/inspection
The Steinmeyer group is comprised of two manufacturing divisions located in Germany. August Steinmeyer GmbH & Co. KG (located in Albstadt) has been setting standards for high precision ball screws for over 40 years and prides itself on high quality, innovative designs to meet demanding customer requirements. Our Feinmess Dresden (FMD) division has been producing an extensive line of high precision positioning systems for well over 130 years.
For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio call 1-781-273-6220 or visit the Steinmeyer group at the following web site: www.steinmeyer.com