XY Stage features internal motor and controller.

Press Release Summary:

Measuring 210 x 210 mm with height of 50 mm, Model KT210-EDLM provides 100 x 100 mm travel with accuracy of ±13.6 µm, repeatability of ±2.7 µm, and linear runout of ±4 µm. Unit features point to point motion as standard; programming in steps; 1 external input and output; and communication via USB or RS232. With direct drive ironless linear motor, cable carriers, and controller integrated inside, stage is suited for space-saving motion applications.

Original Press Release:

XY Stage with Internal Motor and Controller

BURLINGTON, MA -- Steinmeyer, Inc. today announced a new addition to its line of precision linear stage systems. The new model KT210-EDLM offers a sleek compact design with a height of only 50 mm and length and width of 210 mm. Travel is 100 x 100 mm and includes custom designed low profile direct drive ironless linear motors. A key feature of this stage is that all motors, cable carriers and controller are integrated inside the unit, making this ideal for space saving motion applications. Additionally, due to the integrated controller, all electronics including motor drives are packaged completely inside; communication is simple though a universal USB interface.

Relevant specifications for the KT210-EDLM stage include:

• Travel: 100 mm x 100 mm

• Accuracy: +/- 13.6 µm (micron)

• Repeatability: +/- 2.7 µm

• Linear runout: +/- 4 µm

Features for the integrated controller include:

• Point to point motion standard (contouring optional)

• Programming in steps

• 1 each external input and output

• Communication via USB or RS232

• Full digital drives

This stage is ideal for inspection applications in industries such as:

• Life Sciences

• Semiconductor

• Fiber Optics

• Micro-manufacturing

The Steinmeyer group is comprised of three manufacturing divisions located in Germany. August Steinmeyer GmbH & Co. KG (located in Albstadt) has been setting standards for high precision ball screws for close to 50 years and prides itself on high quality, innovative designs to meet demanding customer requirements. Our Steinmeyer Mechtronik division has been producing an extensive line of high precision positioning systems for well over 130 years.  The Feinmess Suhl division (Steinmeyer Metrology) manufactures manual gauges and measuring systems.

For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio call 1-781-273-6220 or visit the Steinmeyer group at the following web site: www.steinmeyer.com

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