PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.

Optics & Photonics

Tip/Tilt Piezo Beam Steering Mirrors have speed-optimized design.

Offering tip/tilt angle up to 5 mrad and optical deflection angle up to 10 mrad, S-331 platforms suit precision optics applications in ambient and vacuum environments. Precision of angular tip/tilt motion of top platform is provided aroundÂ- 2 orthogonal axes. Accelerations of these flexure-guided, electro-ceramic driven systems enable step response times in sub-millisecond range with...

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Multi-Axis Piezo-Motor Positioners: Ultra-Compact, Stackable Linear and Rotary Stages by PI
Communication Systems & Equipment

Multi-Axis Piezo-Motor Positioners: Ultra-Compact, Stackable Linear and Rotary Stages by PI

Auburn, MA - Precision positioning systems industry leader PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. presents miniaturized, multi-axis linear and rotary positioners. With 50 models in the Q-Motion piezo motor family, PI‘s minute stages represent varying sizes and motion ranges. So Many Solutions, Standard / Custom While open loop designs are more economical for applications where the absolute position does...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Linear Servo Motor Air Bearing Stage has 38 mm overall height.

Floating onÂ- air cushion without rollers or sliding components, frictionless PIglide A-141 delivers vibration-free motion with velocity stability and zero mechanical component wear. Miniature linear positioner has preloaded air bearings and integral optical linear encoder. Latter provides position information down to 20 nm resolution. Smooth motion, without any cogging or attractive...

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Tubular Piezo Stack Actuators utilize multilayer technology.
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Tubular Piezo Stack Actuators utilize multilayer technology.

Based on solid-state motion effects and suited for precision motion tasks, PICMA® P-080 Tubular Piezo Stack ActuatorsÂ- come in displacement ranges of 5, 11, and 25 microns with up to 850 N blocking force. Units feature stiffness up to 145 N/µm, operating voltage range of -20 to 100 V, and operating temperature of -40 to 150°C. Ceramic encapsulated actuators are...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Planar XY Air Bearing Stage provides vibration-free motion.

Offering travels up to 200 x 200 mm, A-311 PIglide IS Series features fully preloaded air bearings that provide frictionless motion, resulting inÂ- negligible hysteresis or reversal error. Single base plate design facilitates integration in tight spaces. By eliminating height and overhung loads of XY stack design, stage achieves 0.1 µm/in. straightness and flatness and...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Piezo Flexure Positioning Stage deliver frictionless Z motion.

Offering travel ranges of 50–250 Â-µm, PIHera miniature closed-loop Z-stages are equipped with absolute-measuring direct-metrology capacitance sensors and provide resolution down to 0.1 nm. Flexure-guided piezo nanopositioning stage provides vibrationless motion, and FEA-optimized package lends to high stiffness and extended lifetime. Along with positioning...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Linear Motor Stage includes absolute encoder.

Equipped with integrated absolute-measuring encoder with less than 2 nm resolution, PIMag® V-551 offers travel to 230 mm and eliminates time required for referencing. Velocity to 500 mm/sec and quick acceleration is provided by ironless magnetic linear motor, resulting in accuracy and smooth motion. Precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage ensure guiding accuracy with 1...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

New Products Debuted in Munich, by PI

Auburn, MA - Motion and precision positioning systems expert PI (Physik Instrumente) formally launched many new products and technology developments at Laser World of Photonics, held in Munich, Germany last month, to complement their existing comprehensive portfolio of precision motion control and positioning technologies, components, and systems. As the premier international conference and trade...

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Mini Positioning Stages offer 1 nm or 4 nm resolution.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Mini Positioning Stages offer 1 nm or 4 nm resolution.

Available in open-loop and closed-loop versions measuring 21 mm wide, Series Q-521 offers travel ranges of 12, 22, and 32 mm.Â- Piezo-driven linear positioners are based on stick-slip gearless motor principle with self-clamping motor design that provides long-term power-off position-hold capabilities without need for brake. Equipped with integrated linear encoder, stages provide...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Planar XY Air Bearing Stage serves precision motion applications.

To maximize throughput whileÂ- promoting precision, PIglide HS uses magnetically preloaded air-bearings on Y axes and vacuum preloaded X-Y puck that floats on reference surface. Cross-beam mounts to Y axis via flexural coupling that provides yaw-compliance without sacrificing system stiffness, and gantry axis is dual air-bearing H-bridge design incorporating dual linear...

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