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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Exploration Equipment

Digital Rock Software aids oil and gas exploration.

Consisting of petrophysics, pore statistics, and core profile modules, PerGeos™ helps geoscientists rapidly interpret and model digital rock imagery so that exploration and production engineers can quickly obtain meaningful, actionable data.Â- Multi-scale, microscopic imagery and advanced digital rock modeling provides direct measurement for analyzing critical structural characteristics...

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Linear Slide System utilizes screw-driven carriage.
Positioners

Linear Slide System utilizes screw-driven carriage.

Featuring compact profile for torsional stiffness, WGS Wide Guide Screw utilizes wear-compensating, anti-backlash, screw-driven carriage that offers continuous linear speed, while maintaining accurate positioning. Stroke options of 6, 12, and 18 in.Â- are available in 0.1, 0.5, and 1.0 in. leads. Sliding plane bearings on low-profile aluminum guide rail keeps motion smooth throughout travel...

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ABB Robotics Receives the Global Powertrain Manufacturing Excellence award from the Ford Motor Company
Robots

ABB Robotics Receives the Global Powertrain Manufacturing Excellence award from the Ford Motor Company

Award recognizes the Flexible Cylinder Head Assembly system for bringing superior technical innovation and global supply solutions to improve investment efficiency AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – ABB Robotics received the Global Powertrain Manufacturing Excellence award from the Ford Motor Company at the Ford Powertrain Manufacturing global supplier summit in Dearborn, Michigan on October 28, 2015. The...

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Laser Micro-Machining Heads decrease manufacturing downtime.
Lasers

Laser Micro-Machining Heads decrease manufacturing downtime.

Targeting semiconductor manufacturing and repair applications, complete laser micro-machining heads have integrated DPSS Jewel ND:Yag laser,Â- uni-body all-in-one form factor, as well as mechanical and optical design. Models offer dual or multiple wavelengths, independent or dual attenuation, and fixed or adjustable polarization. Modular design, featuring swappable resonators and diodes with...

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Compact Rotary Stage features self-clamping motor design.
Positioners

Compact Rotary Stage features self-clamping motor design.

Measuring 32 mm wide and 7 mm high, Model Q-632 features 30 mm turntable diameter with 360° rotation range. Piezo inertia drive micropositioning rotary stage delivers precision rotation with minimal incremental motion of 3 Â-µrad in closed-loop operation and velocity of 45°/s. Self-clamping stick-slip motor design provides long-term power-off position-hold capabilities without...

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Motorized Goniometer Stage handles loads to 30 kg.
Goniometers

Motorized Goniometer Stage handles loads to 30 kg.

Measuring 160 x 160 x 100 mm, Motorized Goniometer Stage offers solution for precise measurement of angles or rotation of object to precise angular position. Unit provides ±15° of rotation at speeds to 10°/sec, 400:1 worm gear ratio, and resolution of 0.0005° with 10 micro-step per step stepper motor driver. Height of rotation center at 139 mm is suited for...

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Objective Positioners can be screwed on machine or rail.
Positioners

Objective Positioners can be screwed on machine or rail.

Designed as to not shorten distance between lens and sample, MIPOS 140Â- OEM has open loop travel range of 140 microns and 100 microns in closed loop operation. Resolution reaches sub-nanometer range, position of optical system remains unchanged after installation, and focal point continues to be at desired adjusted position. With travel range of 250 microns in open loop operation...

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