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PI Introduces Miniature Hexapod Features Removable Magnetic Kinematic Plate
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PI Introduces Miniature Hexapod Features Removable Magnetic Kinematic Plate

PI’s H-811.F2 Miniature Hexapod is available in various sizes with base sizes ranging from 50mm to 1m. Unit offers 6 DOF, 5 nm actuator resolutions and 60 nm repeatability. Designed for industrial precision alignment applications, unit comes with low friction ballscrews, joints, user programmable pivot point and a controller with build-in multi-axis alignment routines. The hexapod provides...

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Latest High Load Linear Stages from PI Come with Improved Settling Time
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Latest High Load Linear Stages from PI Come with Improved Settling Time

PI’s High Load Linear Stages consist of L-417 and V-417 models now available in ballscrew and linear motor configurations. L-417 is designed to accommodate a load capacity of 450 N and provide a travel length of up to 813 mm. V-417 is equipped with ironless linear motor and encoder and features purge air connection to prevent contamination of the working components. Units are suitable for...

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A-635/A-637 PIglide Stages deliver frictionless and non-contact motion.
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A-635/A-637 PIglide Stages deliver frictionless and non-contact motion.

A-635/A-637 PIglide RL Series Rotary Air Bearing Stages are offered in platform diameter sizes of 200 or 300 mm and are suitable for inspection, metrology, calibration and scanning applications. These units offer 50 nm flatness, ±50 nm radial runout and 1 µmrad Wobble. Stages are equipped with slotless torque motors with velocity of up to 500 rpm and deliver 0.0015 µrad resolution ±2 µrad...

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E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controller offers sensor update rate of 10kHz.
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E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controller offers sensor update rate of 10kHz.

E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controllers come with two notch filters and linearization algorithms based on 5th-order polynomials. Unit support functions such as wave generator, data recorder, auto zero and I/O triggers. Controllers are suitable for automation, nanopositioning, photonics, semiconductor testing, laser machining. Product is designed with power amplifier and signal conditioning circuitry and...

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Air Bearing Motion Controller improves the performance of stages equipped with direct drive servo motors and high-resolution encoders.
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Air Bearing Motion Controller improves the performance of stages equipped with direct drive servo motors and high-resolution encoders.

A-82x Family Air Bearing Motion Controllers are combined with closed-loop digital servo control, drivers and power supply in a rack mount design. Units are suitable for metrology, photonics alignment, semiconductor, wafer inspection and laser marketing operations. Controllers deliver an output ranging from 1100 W to 2000 W depending on the number of axes and are supported by incremental and...

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Direct-Drive Linear Motor Stages feature feedback option.
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Direct-Drive Linear Motor Stages feature feedback option.

V-551 Direct-Drive Linear Motor Stages are offered with absolute-measuring encoders which provide 2 nanometers resolution and incremental encoders of 0.2 nanometers resolution. Units are suitable for photonics, biotechnology and laser optic applications. Products are equipped with ironless 3-phase motors and crossed roller bearings. Featuring anti-creep cage assist and guiding accuracy of 1µm...

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Miniature Positioning Stages are powered by ceramic direct-drive motors.
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Miniature Positioning Stages are powered by ceramic direct-drive motors.

Miniature Positioning Stages are suitable for medical devices, optical instrumentation, photonics alignment and super-resolution microscopy applications. Units are available in XY, linear and rotary versions. Linear stages are available with 18mm and 22mm travel and XY offer 22x22mm. Products come with encoder options from 0.4µm to 10 nanometers and offer closed-loop peak velocities to...

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Medium Load H-825 6-Axis Hexapod comes with absolute encoders.
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Medium Load H-825 6-Axis Hexapod comes with absolute encoders.

Medium Load H-825 6-Axis Hexapod comes with self-locking load capacity up to 30 kg. Unit offer linear motion up to 55 mm and up to 38 degrees rotation. Product features actuator resolution of 8 nanometers and provides position repeatability of ±0.1µm and ±2µrad. H-825 is equipped with state-of-the-art controllers and software tools. Hexapod is employed with parallel-kinematic design and is...

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H-860 Hexapod System delivers velocity to 250 mm/sec.
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H-860 Hexapod System delivers velocity to 250 mm/sec.

Linear-Motor Driven H-860 Hexapod System delivers an acceleration of 4g. Embedded with software tools for tracking of pre-defined trajectories and sinusoidal curves, units can be operated in X, Y, Z travel range 15 mm with incremental motion of 1 µm. Having up to 8° in pitch, yaw and roll (θX, θY, θZ) with 9 µrad incremental motion, Hexapod is suitable for use in vibration simulation,...

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PI Introduces Miniature Hexapod Features Removable Magnetic Kinematic Plate
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PI Introduces Miniature Hexapod Features Removable Magnetic Kinematic Plate

PI’s H-811.F2 Miniature Hexapod is available in various sizes with base sizes ranging from 50mm to 1m. Unit offers 6 DOF, 5 nm actuator resolutions and 60 nm repeatability. Designed for industrial precision alignment applications, unit comes with low friction ballscrews, joints, user programmable pivot point and a controller with build-in multi-axis alignment routines. The hexapod provides...

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Latest High Load Linear Stages from PI Come with Improved Settling Time
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Latest High Load Linear Stages from PI Come with Improved Settling Time

PI’s High Load Linear Stages consist of L-417 and V-417 models now available in ballscrew and linear motor configurations. L-417 is designed to accommodate a load capacity of 450 N and provide a travel length of up to 813 mm. V-417 is equipped with ironless linear motor and encoder and features purge air connection to prevent contamination of the working components. Units are suitable for...

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New High-Precision Linear/Rotary Positioning Systems for Industrial Automation/Motion Control Catalog

This new showcase catalog from PI covers motorized precision motion systems for OEM, manufacturing, and research. April 2018, Auburn, MA – Motion control and nano precision positioning systems leader PI (Physik Instrumente) released a new comprehensive catalog of linear and rotary positioning systems engineered and manufactured for industrial precision automation. The products covered in the...

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A-635/A-637 PIglide Stages deliver frictionless and non-contact motion.
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A-635/A-637 PIglide Stages deliver frictionless and non-contact motion.

A-635/A-637 PIglide RL Series Rotary Air Bearing Stages are offered in platform diameter sizes of 200 or 300 mm and are suitable for inspection, metrology, calibration and scanning applications. These units offer 50 nm flatness, ±50 nm radial runout and 1 µmrad Wobble. Stages are equipped with slotless torque motors with velocity of up to 500 rpm and deliver 0.0015 µrad resolution ±2 µrad...

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E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controller offers sensor update rate of 10kHz.
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E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controller offers sensor update rate of 10kHz.

E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controllers come with two notch filters and linearization algorithms based on 5th-order polynomials. Unit support functions such as wave generator, data recorder, auto zero and I/O triggers. Controllers are suitable for automation, nanopositioning, photonics, semiconductor testing, laser machining. Product is designed with power amplifier and signal conditioning circuitry and...

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New Catalog for Alignment of Optics & SiP: See Live Demo at Photonics West

Award-winning high-speed automated systems from PI speed up wafer-level testing and assembly tasks for SiP and Optics applications.  January 2018, San Francisco, CA – A new catalog on fast automated alignment solutions for silicon photonics and optical components will be available from PI, just in time for this year’s SPIE Photonics West conference. The catalog highlights award-winning...

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New Catalog on Piezo-Mechanic Nanopositioning Motion Systems for OEM, Industry and Research Released

This new showcase catalog from PI covers piezomechanical actuation and precision motion systems for OEM, Industry and research. January 2018, Auburn, MA – Motion and nano precision positioning systems leader PI (Physik Instrumente) released a new 250 page catalog on precision mechatronic actuators and nanopositioning systems based on piezo drive technology and frictionless flexure guiding...

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Air Bearing Motion Controller improves the performance of stages equipped with direct drive servo motors and high-resolution encoders.
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Air Bearing Motion Controller improves the performance of stages equipped with direct drive servo motors and high-resolution encoders.

A-82x Family Air Bearing Motion Controllers are combined with closed-loop digital servo control, drivers and power supply in a rack mount design. Units are suitable for metrology, photonics alignment, semiconductor, wafer inspection and laser marketing operations. Controllers deliver an output ranging from 1100 W to 2000 W depending on the number of axes and are supported by incremental and...

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Direct-Drive Linear Motor Stages feature feedback option.
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Direct-Drive Linear Motor Stages feature feedback option.

V-551 Direct-Drive Linear Motor Stages are offered with absolute-measuring encoders which provide 2 nanometers resolution and incremental encoders of 0.2 nanometers resolution. Units are suitable for photonics, biotechnology and laser optic applications. Products are equipped with ironless 3-phase motors and crossed roller bearings. Featuring anti-creep cage assist and guiding accuracy of 1µm...

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