PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.
Auburn, MA 01501
Compact 6-Axis Hexapod handles loads to 130 lb.
Driven by brushless servo motors, Model H-900KSCO provides dynamic motion in XYZ, pitch, roll, and yaw. Hexapod features parallel-kinematic design for 6-Read More »
Motion Controller integrates multiple drive technologies.
PIMotionMaster C-885 lets users integrate different drive technologies, from traditional servo and stepper motors to specialized piezo-ceramic motors, via one interface and software suite. Available in 2 sizes capable of housing 4–20 controller frames (8–40 channels), modular system employs digital processor and interface module operating as- communication hub between C-885 and PC while...Read More »
Circular Piezo Actuators suit highly dynamic processes.
Based on multilayer and ceramic encapsulation process, P-088 Circular PICMA-® Piezo Actuators, Chips, and Tubular Stacks offer microsecond response time, sub nanometer resolution, and resonant frequency to 68 kHz. PICMA-® ceramic technology is applied to PD0xx miniature annular PZT chips with outer diameters from 5–16 mm and inner diameters of 2.5–8 mm. Largest 16 mm unit delivers 6,000 N...Read More »
Mini Ultrasonic Piezo Rotary Stage has integrated encoder.
Self-locking without the need of- brake, U-62x's ultrasonic piezomotors are positioners that reach velocities up to 720-Read More »
XY Linear Motor Scanning Stage offers 8 x 8 in. travel.
Driven by ironless direct drive linear motors, Model L-731 offers solid velocity to 100 mm/sec for inspection, automation, photonics, metrology, and microscopy applications. Precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage assist provide guiding accuracy of 1.5 -µm straightness/flatness for loads up to 20 kg. Integrated optical reference encoder and limit switch provide further positioning...Read More »
Precision Linear Positioning Stage supports up to 22 lb payload.
Available with travel ranges of 26, 52, and 102 mm- and velocity to 20 mm/sec, L-509 positioner delivers smooth motion with unidirectional repeatability down to 0.1 micron. Precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage assist- lend to guiding accuracy with minimum backlash, while noncontact optical limit switches and reference point switches with direction sensing in middle of travel...Read More »
Multi-Channel Digital Piezo Controller offers broad connectivity.
Integrating with existing piezo-based nanpositioning systems and piezo actuators, E-727 features 20-bit DACs and- ADCs, 4 PAs, PID control, and 2 programmable notch filters. Closed-loop nanopositioning systems are supported- with capacitive feedback sensors, piezoresistive sensors, and strain gauges. Linearization- fosters positioning accuracy,- and DDL eliminates non-linearities at high...Read More »
Voice Coil-Driven Linear Scanning Stages has 0.1 µm resolution.
Offering six variations with- 5, 10, and 20 mm travel ranges and max velocity of 250 mm/sec, V-52x series is equipped with optical linear encoder for direct position measurement and choice of cable exit direction. Stages feature frictionless drive as well as precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage assist. With low moving mass and no moving cables, PIMag magnetic direct linear...Read More »
XY Air Bearing Stages deliver precise, vibration-free motion.
Equipped with fully preloaded air bearings, A-311 PIglide IS Series features frictionless motion, resulting in negligible hysteresis or reversal error and zero-wear of mechanical components. Due to air bearing’s surface averaging effect, pitch/yaw/roll and straightness/flatness are significantly better than with conventional mechanical bearings. Planar XY stages are suited for- metrology,...Read More »
New High-Speed Piezo Z-Stage and Digital Controller Value Packages for Microscopy / Metrology, Released by PI
Auburn, MA – Industry leader in motion and precision positioning components and systems PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. has released several controller stage value packages for microscopy and metrology applications. These affordable systems consist of a PIFOC-® high performance fast piezo focus mechanism and a compact digital servo controller. These outstanding packages deliver higher performance...Read More »