Linear Positioning Drives

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Ball Bearing Linear Guide Positioning Stages feature 2 µ backlash lead screw.

Sep 29, 2017

Ball Bearing Linear Guide Positioning Stages are available in AQ140 and AQ150 Series and in an XY or XYZ configuration. Units are offered in travel lengths of 50, 100, 150, 200, 300, 400 and 500 mm. Suitable for laser machining, testing, pick-and-place, inspection, sorting and wafer handling applications, products are made of aluminum and black anodized material. Positioning Guides come with... Read More

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The New LazerArc Division of Motion Index Drives Offers Custom Heavy Duty Engineered Positioning Solutions for Today's Manufacturing Automation Needs

Sep 28, 2017

LazerArc was established by Motion Index Drives in 2017 to separate the custom engineered solutions from standard product offerings for those customers looking for a wider selection of machinery to suit today's manufacturing automation needs. Backed by over 45 years of automation experience, LazerArc product lines include Single Axis 2 - Axis 3 - Axis and 4 and 5 Axis positioning and Robot... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

V-408 Linear Motor Stage is equipped with 3-phase linear motor drive.

Sep 01, 2017

V-408 Linear Motor Stage is designed with high load capacity precision crossed roller elements with anti-creep cage assist. Delivering a velocity up to 1.5m/sec, unit’s linear encoder offers 10 nm resolution. V-408 is available in 1 in. and two in. models with 25mm and 50mm travel range and provides 20nm minimum incremental motion and geometric performance with 4µm straightness and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Single Rail Positioning Stage comes with 1-micron resolution encoders.

Aug 19, 2017

Single Rail Positioning Stage H-Gantry features two bottom parallel axes with one cross axis. Unit is integrated with recirculating linear ball bearing system, custom mounting holes and home positioning sensor. Product’s axis uses H2W’s brushless linear motors and comes with a stroke length of 25.67 in. H-Gantry is equipped with 90-degree right angle gussets and custom extrusion end... Read More

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Multi-Axis Positioning Stages are integrated with linear encoders.

Jul 14, 2017

Available in N-865 and Q-845 models with 2 and 6 Nanometer incremental motion respectively, Multi-Axis Positioning Stages are driven by piezo ceramic motors. Delivering resolution of 0.5 and 1 nm resolution, N-865 and Q-845 can support loads up to 15N and 10 N. Q-845 achieves velocities up to 5 mm/sec. Embedded with software programmable virtual pivot points for alignment processes, units come... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Rotary Tables are IP65 rated.

Jul 07, 2017

Featuring DIRECT DRIVE motor technology, Rotary Tables come with ABSOLUTE encoder. Offering water-tight and dust-proof characteristics, unit’s encoder provides arc-sec positioning resolution. Eliminating backlash, friction and wear problems, products assure against ingress of water and external particles.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

A-60x MTT PIglide Stages are used in high-end industrial inspection.

Jul 01, 2017

Providing complete frictionless and non-contact motion, A-60x MTT PIglide Stages are constructed from stainless-steel with table diameters from 75 mm to 300 mm. Suitable for metrology, roundness measurement and part gauging applications, units are mounted to roatary air bearings with stages for manual adjustments in X-Y-tip-tilt.

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XYZ Voice Coil Positioning Stage

Jun 08, 2017

H2W Technologies designed the VCS20-20-03-MC-01-XYZ as a 3-axis positioning solution where compact size and cost were important. Using voice coil motors, instead of 3-phase brushless linear motors, significantly reduced the overall size, weight, and cost of the system.

The VCS20-20-03-MC-01-XYZ is a closed loop voice coil driven XYZ positioning stage. It is ideal for three axis... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Precision Piezo Stage for Microscope Objective and Optics Positioning

Jun 01, 2017

400 μm closed-loop travel; 450 μm open-loop travel

Outstanding step-and-settle and scanning performance

Designed for use with larger, high numerical-aperture objectives

29 mm diameter clear aperture

Aerotech’s QFOCUS® QF-50 piezo nanopositioning stage is designed for high-performance microscope objective and optics positioning. It offers 400 μm closed loop and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

N-331 Piezo Linear Motor Drive features incremental encoder.

May 26, 2017

Suitable for optics, microscopy, automation technology, imaging technology and medical engineering applications, N-331 Piezo Linear Motor Drives are available with three standard travel ranges from 25 to 100 mm in open and closed-loop configurations. Capable of positioning loads up to 5 kg with nanometer precision, units are equipped with 8 PICMA® piezo actuators arranged in V-shape that... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

LMS-180 Linear Stage features linear encoder with sine/cosine output.

May 22, 2017

Available with travel ranges from 6 to 20 in., LMS-180 Linear Stage offers smooth motion with 15 nm resolution and repeatability down to 0.05 microns. Unit delivers 500 mm/sec maximum velocity when driven with SMC Hydra closed-loop motion controller. Equipped with ironless electromagnetic linear motor, unit’s recirculating ball bearings provide 250N load capacity. Product also comes with... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

XYZ Piezo Stages for Exceptional 3D Positioning Accuracy

May 08, 2017

Travels to 120 μm x 120 μm x 12 μm

40 x 40 mm square clear aperture

Patent-pending parallel-kinematic design provides unmatched geometric performance

Superior positioning resolution and linearity with direct-metrology capacitive sensor

Aerotech’s QNP3 series XYZ piezo positioning stages combine sub-nanometer resolution, high dynamics, and excellent geometric... Read More

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Dual Feedback Voice Coil Positioning Stage from H2W Technologies

May 06, 2017

Santa Clarita, CA - The VCS20-020-CR-01-MC-F3K voice coil positioning stage has dual feedback capability. It can operate either under closed loop position control with force monitoring or closed loop force control with position monitoring. It uses H2W voice coil motor NCC20-18-020-1A to generate a continuous/peak force of 2.0 lbs [8.9 N]/6.0 lbs [26.7 N] with a total stroke length of 2.0 in... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

A-62x PIglide Series Air Bearings eliminate breakaway stiction.

May 01, 2017

Suitable for inspection, metrology, calibration, and scanning applications, A-62x PIglide RM Rotary Air Bearing Stages are equipped with slotless torque motors and optical encoders. Delivering velocity of up to 2500 rpm with up to ±50nm motion errors and axial runout to ±50nm, units provide point-to-point indexing or constant velocity scanning. Offering tilt error of 0.3arc-sec, positioners... Read More

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Dual Feedback Voice Coil Positioning Stage

Apr 24, 2017

The VCS20-020-CR-01-MC-F3K voice coil positioning stage has dual feedback capability. It can operate either under closed loop position control with force monitoring or closed loop force control with position monitoring. It uses H2W voice coil motor NCC20-18-020-1A to generate a continuous/peak force of 2.0 lbs [8.9 N]/6.0 lbs [26.7 N] with a total stroke length of 2.0 in [50.8 mm]. The... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

ACR-32UT Precision Rotation Stage offers resolution of 0.5 arc-sec.

Mar 27, 2017

Suitable for semiconductor manufacturing and general automation applications, ACR-32UT Precision Rotary Stage comes with high-speed direct-drive rotary servo motor. Running at sub-rpm speed with low velocity ripple, ACR-32UUT can accelerate quickly to 2,000 rpm. Equipped with direct drive technology, unit offers 1 arc-sec repeatability.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear-XY-Rotary Combination Stages

Mar 17, 2017

Low 42 mm height actuators

Stroke 100 mm to 600 mm

Precision ball bearings

Motorized Rotary stage

Compact multi-axes configuration

Stepper, Servo, SMART motors

The BSMA-140H is a compact, high-performance linear positioning stage that is perfect for the confines of the laboratory while providing the high reliability required in a production... Read More

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Six Axis Linear and Rotary Positioning Stage

Mar 17, 2017

The SRS-080-10-020-01-3EXRTS is a six-axis positioning stage that consists of three rotary motors, with encoders, each mounted to three independently moving linear axis. It is ideal for applications that require independent multiple motions on a single travel plane.

Each linear axis uses a H2W brushless linear motor BLDM-D06 to generate a continuous/peak force of 24.8 lbs [110 N]/74.5... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

L-402 Linear Positioning Stage comes with crossed roller bearings.

Feb 13, 2017

Used in micromanipulation, test systems, and opto-mechanical alignment automation applications, L-402 Linear Positioning Stage is equipped with direct drive stepper motor or a DC-servo/ gearhead and rotary encoder. Designed with 0.12µm resolution and 0.5µm repeatability, unit offers velocity to 5 mm/sec and has half inch travelling range. L-402 features 22.5 mm wide XY and XYZ stack... Read More

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Miniature Beam Steering, Mirror Positioning Developers’ Kits Now Available for Purchase at Digi-Key and Mouser

Dec 23, 2016

Rotary piezoelectric smart stages with embedded controllers make the system smaller, easier to use than galvo systems

Victor, NY - December 20, 2016 - New Scale Technologies’ miniature beam steering kits and mirror positioning kits are available for purchase at Digi-Key and Mouser. The kits feature New Scale’s miniature M3-RS-U Rotary Smart Stage, a piezoelectric stage with embedded... Read More