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New Scale Awarded Second U.S. Patent for Piezoelectric SQUIGGLE Motor Technology
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New Scale Awarded Second U.S. Patent for Piezoelectric SQUIGGLE Motor Technology

Victor, NY - March 14, 2007 - New Scale Technologies, Inc. has received its second U.S. patent for its piezoelectric SQUIGGLE motors, the company announced today. The patent covers New Scale's latest design innovations that facilitate high-volume manufacturing and allow further miniaturization of this tiny ultrasonic device, which at 1.5 x 1.5 x 6 mm is the world's smallest linear motor. The new...

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Tiny Auto Focus / 3X Zoom Lens Unveiled at 3GSM Demonstrates SGUIGGLE Motors for Phone Cameras
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Tiny Auto Focus / 3X Zoom Lens Unveiled at 3GSM Demonstrates SGUIGGLE Motors for Phone Cameras

New Scale's partner Tamron markets lens module to world's leading handset makers Victor, NY - Feb. 21, 2007 - New Scale Technologies' partner Tamron Co. Ltd. demonstrated an ultra-compact auto focus / 3x optical zoom lens module for phone cameras at the 3GSM conference in Barcelona last week. The new AF 3X zoom module, driven by New Scale's patented piezoelectric SGUIGGLE motors, measures only...

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Miniature Motors deliver precise linear motion.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature Motors deliver precise linear motion.

SQL Series piezoelectric SQUIGGLE motors convert ultrasonic vibrations into precise linear motion. Able to hold their position when power is turned off, these ceramic motors are compatible with high magnetic fields, including MRI chambers. Uses include nanotechnology research, microelectronics, optics, lasers, biotechnology, medical devices, aerospace and defense, and fluid control, as well as...

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Linear Positioning Stage measures 25 x 25 x 10 mm.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Linear Positioning Stage measures 25 x 25 x 10 mm.

Driven by integral piezoelectric SQUIGGLE motor that provides precise incremental motion of 100 nm, Model SQL-3405 delivers automated set-and-hold micropositioning for optical microscopy, laser alignment, and other space-constrained applications. Integral position sensor provides closed-loop control with resolution of 10 Â-µm. Travel range of 5 mm provides for automatic positioning without...

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Linear Motor measures 1.5 x 1.5 x 6 mm.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Linear Motor measures 1.5 x 1.5 x 6 mm.

Offering 20 g push force, piezoelectric SQL-1.5 SQUIGGLE Motor features ceramic design that generates no magnetic fields and can be made of non-ferrous materials, making it MRI-safe and image compatible. Unit provides 10 mm stroke with resolution better than 100 nm and no load speed up to 10 mm/sec. Typical applications include phone cameras and medical devices such as implantable drug pumps and...

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Motors and Stages are suited for miniaturized products.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Motors and Stages are suited for miniaturized products.

Squiggle(TM) ultrasonic linear motor uses piezoelectric ceramic tube that supports 2 threaded nuts which hold threaded shaft. Tube is electrically driven at ultrasonic frequency. Measuring less than 10 mm in dia and 20 mm in length, motor exhibits up to 5 N force with resolution of better than 100 nm. Speed Range is 1 Â-µm/sec to 5 mm/sec, and range of motion is 50 mm or more. Squiggle...

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