Aerotech, Inc.

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Air-Bearing Spindles offer sub-arc-second resolution.

Providing angular positioning and velocity control, direct-drive ABS Series is balanced to ISO 1940 G 0.4 tolerances and uses labyrinth-type sealing to minimize particle migration. Brushless servomotor produces greater than 38 oz-in. of continuous torque with negligible motor losses, eliminating need for cooling fins or external cooling. Spindles provide velocity ripple of less than 0.1%,...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flat Linear Motors suit point-to-point motion applications.

Featuring low-profile, iron-core design, BLMFS5 series features moving forcer coil assembly that contains Hall-effect devices and thermal sensor and has reinforced, ceramic-epoxy structure. Forcer utilizes steel laminations to produce continuous force ratings to 85 lb and peak force to 339 lb. Available with magnets used to increase output force, products produce no particulate and feature...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Rotary Stages feature automated material handling.

Utilizing direct-drive, brushless motor technology, Series ACS LP includes integrated pneumatic ER collet chuck, which supports tube diameters from 0.5-16 mm. Collet is retained with threaded retaining cap and is configured in fail-safe, normally-closed mode where full clamping force is applied when no air pressure is present. Air is delivered to collet or gripper assembly through integral rotary...

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Cartesian Gantry uses brushless linear servomotors.
Controls & Controllers

Cartesian Gantry uses brushless linear servomotors.

Used in pick-and-place, automated assembly, and vision inspection applications, AGS1000 series is driven to speeds of 2 m/s and accelerations of 2 g by BLMC series servomotors. Feedback is provided from non-contact optical linear encoder, and resolution options range from 10 nm to 1.0 Â-µm. Design accounts for thermal expansion and results in no backlash or wear. Along with customizable Z and...

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Material Handling & Storage

Gantry incorporates air bearings for smooth motion.

Driven by Series BLM brushless linear servomotors at speeds of 1 m/sec and accelerations of 0.5 g, Model ABG10000 provides feedback via non-contact optical linear encoder. It incorporates active preload on vertical and horizontal surfaces, and opposing thin-film pressure maintains bearing nominal gap tolerance. Magnetically preloaded and assembled, turnkey product has cable management system and...

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Controls & Controllers

Servo Controller integrates 3 components in one package.

Soloist(TM) single-axis servo controller combines power supply, amplifier, and position controller into one package. Able to control up to 4 tasks simultaneously, it can also handle variables and manage I/O. Incorporated HMI software provides platform for controlling entire process, while WindowsÂ-®-based interface provides diagnostic, development, and analysis tools. Product uses digital...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Linear Stage uses direct-coupled brushless motor.

Suited for space-constrained applications, ATS125 incorporates brushless rotary motor and hard-coated aluminum cover. Vertical orientation of side seals deflects debris away from stage. Square-wave encoder output, with net resolution of 1 micron for 10 mm ball screw and 0.5 micron for 5 mm ball screw, is standard. Available with standard- and precision-grade ball-screw options, product offers...

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Direct-Drive Rotary Stage has out-of-the-box functionality.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Direct-Drive Rotary Stage has out-of-the-box functionality.

ASR1100 series incorporates pneumatically operated collet chuck that accepts ER16 series collets, which support tube diameters from 0.5-10 mm. Features include normally closed collet configuration and threaded collet retainer. Air is delivered to rotating collet assembly via frictionless, seal-less, rotary union. Design, with direct-drive brushless motor and encoder, minimizes stage weight and...

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Rotary Table minimizes stage height.

Low-profile Series ADRS utilizes direct-drive brushless motor technology. Unit provides clear aperture that can be used for product feed-through or laser-beam delivery. Slotless stator design eliminates torque ripple, providing smooth velocity stability. Since motor is directly coupled to tabletop, velocity disturbances created by toothed belt drives or worm gears are eliminated. Series is...

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