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Celera Motion

125 Middlesex Turnpike, Bedford, MA, 01730, USA

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MicroE Veratus™ Series Encoders come with plug-and-go setup.

Jul 25, 2017

MicroE Veratus™ Series Encoders utilize VeraPath™ technology and feature mounting configurations, index selection, analog and digital incremental encoder outputs. Units come with A-quad-B or 1Vpp sin/cos interface options. Product is compatible with MicroE’s linear glass scales, linear metal tape and rotary scales. Encoder’s sensor head comes in 35 x 13.5 x 10 mm dimensions and... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MicroE Optira™ Series Encoders provide resolution up to 5nm.

Jul 25, 2017

Compatible with MicroE’s linear glass scales, linear metal tape and rotary scales, MicroE Optira™ Series Encoders are embedded with A-quad-B or 1Vpp sin/cos interface options. Unit’s sensor head measures 11.4 x 13 x 3.7 mm and is available in 3.3 VDC version. Products use PurePrecision™ optical technology. Encoder’s sensor head comes with two mounting options and a FFC connector.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Precision Hollow Shaft Stage comes in NEMA 23-compatible package.

Feb 13, 2015

Customizable, precision, hollow bore, direct drive servo motor system has NEMA 23 footprint and scalable encoder paired with precision bearings. This rotary stage enables automation and OEM engineers to add hollow shaft precision stage and realize precise positioning and smooth motion. Suited for fine positioning applications, product supports multiple options for encoder resolutions as well... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Positioning Sensor is optimized for performance and reliability.

Aug 27, 2014

Along with proprietary optical design, Optical Positioning Sensor (OPS™) Series has built-in interpolation and AGC. Sensor can be configured with optical limits to reduce cabling and works with MicroE cut-to-length linear tape, linear glass, and rotary glass scales. Cyclical error up to ±25 nm enables positioning accuracy up to ±3 µm/m and smooth velocity control. Linear resolutions... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Frameless Brushless Motor Kits deliver smooth motion.

May 05, 2014

Covering diverse direct drive motion control applications, ULT/UTH/UTS cover sizes from 8 mm to 1 m dia and torque outputs that exceed 1,000 NM. Kits operate from 3-phase amplifiers and provide maximum torque and smoothness from sinusoidal commutation. Designed with minimum torque harmonic distortion for smooth operation at all speeds, kits offer center through-holes, radial cross-sections,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

High-Torque Gearmotors are built to custom requirements.

Nov 16, 2012

Intended for high-torque, low-speed, and low-profile applications, custom gearmotor assemblies consist of ULT, UTH, or UTS direct drive, frameless motors with appropriate gearing for project at hand. Precision bearings and high-resolution encoders are also included, and assemblies range in size from 25–800 mm dia; 150 mm dia, 150 mm unit can produce 50 nm continuous torque (150 nm peak).... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Frameless Direct Drive Motor Kits suit EV applications.

Feb 08, 2012

With resistances down in milliohm range, ULT, UTH, UTS, and UTO Frameless Motor Kits are suitable for battery-operated systems ranging from propulsion to accessories in light EV systems. Frameless kits cover sizes from 7.5-533 mm diameter and torque outputs that exceed 1,000 nm. By modifying wire gage, motors can be optimized for 12-600 V applications. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Direct Drive Motor Engineering Service builds custom systems.

May 27, 2011

Custom design engineering service, used for incorporating ULT, UTH, UTS, and UTO frameless motor kits into application-specific, direct drive motors, delivers precision encoders and bearings in unique packages. Application-specific design elements can take mechanical, accuracy, and harsh environment requirements into account. After appropriate motor kit is selected, engineers guide end-users... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear Motor Kits are suited for low profile applications.

Feb 08, 2011

To accommodate needs of scanning and imaging systems, custom micro-linear motor kits feature air-core linear motors that function with servo drives and offer true sinusoidal torque curves. In single- or multi-phase configurations, units can function as limited travel actuators or linear motors and integrate with sinusoidal motor controller electronics. Initial models have profiles below 0.5 in.,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Miniature Linear Encoder features 1.2 nm resolution.

Nov 09, 2010

Employing miniature sensors, Mercury II(TM) encoders offer linear resolutions from 5 µm to 1.2 nm and rotary resolutions up to 268M cpr to upgrade motion systems. Short- and long-range accuracies are respectively rated up to ±20 nm and ±1 µm, and vacuum models are rated up to 10-8 torr. Options include scales with cut-to-length PurePrecision(TM) laser tape, featuring stick-on index... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

UTS Slotless Frameless Motors have low magnetic core losses.

Nov 09, 2009

Covering 29-240 mm dia with thin radial length, UTS Series direct drive slotless motors suit direct drive positioning or high speed spindle applications. Frameless feature allows integration of unit into high speed spindles, operate with very low heating. Motors operate from industry standard brushless DC or brushless AC drivers from 12-300 V and can be wound for low speed or high speed... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Encoder includes programmable interpolation.

Oct 23, 2009

Suited for precision manufacturing, inspection, metrology, and medical equipment, miniature Mercury II(TM) 5000 offers optimal short-range accuracy up to ±20 nm, ensuring smooth velocity control. Resolution is programmable and ranges from 5 µm to 1.2 nm, linear. Providing up to 5 m/sec at 0.1 µm resolution and max speed of 10 m/s, A-quad-B output supports high speed applications.... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Direct Drive Frameless Motors have outside rotating design.

Feb 10, 2009

Outside rotating frameless motor kits of ULT-O series feature rotor external to stator, allowing for integration of rotor ring into outside rotating hub. Optimized for smooth, low-speed motion or high-precision applications, motors operate from 3-phase brushless DC/AC sinusoidal servo drives. Through hole and profile sizes promote application flexibility, and windings are available for operation... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Direct Drive Frameless Motors come in sizes to 500 mm dia.

Aug 14, 2007

Helping reduce system height, low-profile T Series come in axial lengths as low as 25 mm with through holes up to 450 mm. Products operate from 3-phase trapezoidal or sinusoidal motor controllers, rated 12-700 Vdc, and larger diameter motors achieve speeds up to 1,000 rpm. Hall Devices and various cable/connector options are available. Among other applications, areas of use include turrets and... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Direct Drive Motors deliver up to 10,000 rpm speed.

Jun 18, 2007

Suited for optics applications and direct drive rotary table systems, ULT Series direct drive frameless motors are available in sizes down to 27 mm dia with axial length as low as 8 mm and up to 20 mm through hole. They operate from traditional 3-phase trapezoidal or sinusoidal motor controllers ranging from 12-320 Vdc. Units can be utilized for precision positioning with use of high resolution... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Direct Drive Frameless Motors have low-profile design.

May 24, 2007

Able to achieve speeds to 10,000 rpm, ULT Series is available in sizes down to 27 mm dia with axial length as low as 8 mm and through hole up to 20 mm. Motors operate from choice of controllers, including 3-phase trapezoidal or sinusoidal motor controllers from 12-320 Vdc and sensorless motor controllers. Hall Devices and special cable/connector options are available, and areas of use include... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Encoder is used for motion control applications.

Dec 07, 2006

Available with resolutions ranging from 5 µm to 1.2 nm, linear or 20 k CPR to 268 M CPR rotary, Mercury II digital encoder platform enables users to program interpolation level in integer steps for precise control. It offers ±25 nm accuracy with glass scales and operating speed of 2 m/sec at 50 nm resolution. Encoder sensor is 8.7 mm tall and works with PurePrecision(TM) laser tape, glass... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vacuum-Rated Encoder suits motion control applications.

Aug 23, 2006

Rated to 10-8 Torr, Mercury(TM) 1,500 V Encoder features vented construction with vacuum compatible materials, rated for 48 hr bake out at 150°C. Designed to work with both linear and rotary glass scales, unit offers resolutions from 5-50 µm linear or 6,600-655,000 CPR rotary. Sensor produces A-Quad-B and bi-directional index window digital outputs. With alignment tolerance of... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless Motors achieve zero cogging.

Aug 02, 2005

Frameless, Axial Airgap Series AAG offers smooth sinusoidal torque output versus angle and applies to almost any speed range. Motors can be optimized for 3-phase brushless motor controllers from 5-48 V with speeds from 0.1-20,000 rpm. Axial thickness of 5 mm can be achieved at up to 300 mm diameter. Applications include scanning equipment, inspection machines, and small integrated pumps. Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Position Feedback Encoder operates at high speeds.

Jul 07, 2005

Utilizing SPI serial data interface, Mercury(TM) 3500Si achieves speeds of 7.2 m/sec while operating at 5 nm resolution. Encoder position values are digitized and sent directly into controller's DSP. LED indicators enable instrument-free sensor alignment, and users can complete alignment procedures in less than 30 sec. System resolution can be programmed in binary steps from x4 to x4,096 or 5... Read More

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