Press Release Summary:
Offered with 15 or 20 mm lead and in lengths up to 590 mm, Model LX45 is available with or without cover and with or without motor bracket. Maximum stroke length is 497.9 mm for one short block, and brackets are available on LX Series to allow combination of 2 units on different axis. Actuator series has numerous applications providing precision linear motion to packaging, medical, semiconductor, automotive, and other automated assembly operations.
Original Press Release:
Misumi Expands Popular Line of Single-Axis Actuators
New LX45 Model Now Available
SEPTEMBER 23, 2008 - Schaumburg, Illinois-Misumi USA, Inc. announces the expansion of its popular line of single-axis actuators. With the addition of the LX45 model, the total number of configurations in the Misumi single-axis actuator line will exceed 2600, according to company sources. Misumi single-axis actuators have numerous applications providing precision linear motion to packaging, medical, semiconductor, automotive and other automated assembly operations.
The new LX45 single-axis actuator is available with or without a cover, with or without a motor bracket and in the same block configurations as the popular LX30. The LX45 further features a 15mm or 20mm lead and a maximum length up to 590mm. Maximum stroke length is 497.9mm for one short block. Brackets are now available on LX Series single-axis actuators to allow a combination of two units on a different axis. LX Series models will be available in 1000 possible configurations, up from 200 in the original series.
Misumi KUA Series actuators have also grown in configurable models from 200 to over 1600, owing to the new stepper motor type, being offered in addition to the servo motor varieties. In addition to the standard C10 rolled ball screw configuration, Misumi now offers C5 precision ground ball screw configurations for applications requiring higher accuracy and less noise. Covered configurations are also being offered in a choice of flat aluminum cover or a protective bellows made from durable, hand-sewn rubber.
To help select the right configuration for the application visit misumiusa.com/saa for access to the single-axis actuator configuration software. Other options and full dimensional data are available from the manufacturer. For more information, please visit www.misumiusa.com today.
About MISUMI USA, Inc.
Located in Schaumburg, Illinois, MISUMI USA, Inc. was established in 1988 as a subsidiary of Japan based MISUMI Corporation. MISUMI USA, Inc. is a leading supplier of fixed and configurable components such as, single axis actuators, linear shafts, aluminum extrusions, linear guides, XY stages and other components for factory automation. For a complete list of available components, please visit www.misumiusa.com.