Controls and Controllers

Multi-Channel Digital Piezo Controller offers broad connectivity.

Integrating with existing piezo-based nanpositioning systems and piezo actuators, E-727 features 20-bit DACs andÂ- ADCs, 4 PAs, PID control, and 2 programmable notch filters. Closed-loop nanopositioning systems are supported with capacitive feedback sensors, piezoresistive sensors, and strain gauges. Linearization fosters positioning accuracy, and DDL eliminates...

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Motorized Vertical Elevator Stage provides precise positioning.
Positioners

Motorized Vertical Elevator Stage provides precise positioning.

Constructed of black-anodized aluminum alloy, AZ60-A non-cantilevered moving wedge vertical elevator stage supportsÂ- up to 15.43 lb loads without loss of parallelism. Dimensions are 183.7 x 80 x 38 mm (~42 mm when raised), 60 x 95 mm drilled and tapped stage has 4 mm vertical travel, and travel speeds reach 2.5 mm/sec. Design provides smooth, straight (to

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Voice Coil-Driven Linear Scanning Stages has 0.1 µm resolution.
Positioners

Voice Coil-Driven Linear Scanning Stages has 0.1 µm resolution.

Offering six variations withÂ- 5, 10, and 20 mm travel ranges and max velocity of 250 mm/sec, V-52x series is equipped with optical linear encoder for direct position measurement and choice of cable exit direction. Stages feature frictionless drive as well as precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage assist. With low moving mass and no moving cables, PIMag magnetic direct linear...

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Split Grounding Bushings come in large sizes.
Grounding Equipment

Split Grounding Bushings come in large sizes.

Available in 4, 5, and 6 in. models, Mighty-Rite® Steel Split Grounding Bushings are suited for large industrial, commercial, and municipal projects. Units are designed for primary (high voltage) installations and applications where full-sized grounding conductor is required. Used with Rigid/IMC conduits, hubs, and connectors, cULus listed bushings come with tin-plated, aluminum 350–500...

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Microscopes

Mahr Federal to Feature New MarShaft(TM) SCOPE 250 Plus at Mfg4 2016

PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Federal will feature the MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 plus and MarCator Wireless Digital Indicators at Mfg4, May 3-5, 2016, Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT, Booth #1605. Competitively priced and designed to provide fast, accurate, fully automatic measurement of smaller shafts and turned parts directly on the shop floor, the MarShaft SCOPE 250 plus features a highly...

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Metrology System offers measuring speed of 200 mm/s.
Cameras

Metrology System offers measuring speed of 200 mm/s.

Equipped withÂ- CMOS matrix camera with 4 million pixels and ability to acquire more than 120 frame/sec, MarShaft SCOPE 250 plus provides fully automatic measurement of smaller shafts and turned parts directly on shop floor. System measures parts up to 40 mm in diameter and 250 mm in length, with Maximum Permissible Error of less than 1.5 microns + L/40 when measuring...

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Shock and Awe - REO-USA Reactor Aces Shock and Vibration Tests to Help Siemens Electric Drive System Boost Megaton Mine-Truck Speed
Reactors

Shock and Awe - REO-USA Reactor Aces Shock and Vibration Tests to Help Siemens Electric Drive System Boost Megaton Mine-Truck Speed

INDIANAPOLIS – REO-USA has a long history of developing three-phase transformers and air chokes for large mining trucks. They also lead in air chokes for traction applications in the railroad industry where vibration can rattle even the toughest components, providing reactors able to handle it and come back for more. That experience triggered a design concept which helped them garner an...

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Indicators

Visual Brake Stroke Indicator combines simplicity, readability.

Designed for use by anyone, from drivers to maintenance people, Visi-Chek™ facilitates process ofÂ- determining vehicle brake stroke compliance. Green indicates good," and red means that further inspection is required. Snap-in design facilitates installation, and indicator is designed to be readable even in low-light conditions where brake chambers are located. Each package...

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New High-Speed Piezo Z-Stage and Digital Controller Value Packages for Microscopy / Metrology, Released by PI
Motor Controllers and Drives

New High-Speed Piezo Z-Stage and Digital Controller Value Packages for Microscopy / Metrology, Released by PI

Auburn, MA – Industry leader in motion and precision positioning components and systems PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. has released several controller stage value packages for microscopy and metrology applications. These affordable systems consist of a PIFOC® high performance fast piezo focus mechanism and a compact digital servo controller. These outstanding packages deliver higher...

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Digital Controller operates closed-loop nanopositioners.
Controls and Controllers

Digital Controller operates closed-loop nanopositioners.

Designed with small footprint for integration into OEM environments, LC.300 Piezo Controller operates closed-loop, flexure-guided nanopositioners, with smooth linear motion and nanometer precision. nPControl Basic Software offers ability to change PID control parameters and apply notch filters via Windows-based GUI. When combined with nPoint's line of nanopositioning stages, LC.300's...

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