PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.

Precision Linear Stage handles payloads up to 22 lb.
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Precision Linear Stage handles payloads up to 22 lb.

Available with travel ranges of 1, 2, and 4 in. and velocity to 0.8 ips, Model L-406 delivers smooth motion with minimum incremental motion and repeatability down to 0.2 microns. Recirculating ball bearings ensure optimized guiding accuracy with minimum backlash. Compact DC servo motor with gearhead is offered for high torques and resolution, while 2-phase direct-drive stepper motor delivers...

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Compact 6-Axis Hexapod handles loads to 130 lb.
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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° of freedom, eliminating need for moving cables and resulting in stiff, compact positioning solution. With travel ranges up to 200 mm, rotation to 66°, linear speeds up to 80 mm/sec, and angular speed of 30°/sec, H-900KSCO is...

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Motion Controller integrates multiple drive technologies.
Controls & Controllers

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 asÂ- communication hub between C-885 and PC while...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

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...

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Precision Linear Positioning Stage supports up to 22 lb payload.
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Precision Linear Positioning Stage supports up to 22 lb payload.

Available with travel ranges of 26, 52, and 102 mmÂ- 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...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Multi-Channel Digital Piezo Controller offers broad connectivity.

Integrating with existing piezo-based nanpositioning systems and piezo actuators, E-727 features 20-bit DACs andÂ- 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...

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Voice Coil-Driven Linear Scanning Stages has 0.1 µm resolution.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Voice Coil-Driven Linear Scanning Stages has 0.1 µm resolution.

Offering six variations withÂ- 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...

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XY Air Bearing Stages deliver precise, vibration-free motion.
Communication Systems & Equipment

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 forÂ- metrology,...

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