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Dover's New AirGlide Air Bearing Positioning System Is Now Exclusively Available from Heason Technology
Miscellaneous Bearings

Dover's New AirGlide Air Bearing Positioning System Is Now Exclusively Available from Heason Technology

Broadbridge Heath, UK - Following Heason Technology's appointment as the exclusive UK distributors for precision positioning system specialist Dover(TM), the West Sussex based motion control equipment and systems integrator has launched the new AirGlide Ultra Precise Air Bearing System. With positional accuracy to within 3 microns for the standard version and better than 1 micron for the...

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Precision Ceramic and Glass Microcomponents Available through Goodfellow
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Precision Ceramic and Glass Microcomponents Available through Goodfellow

Oakdale, PA - Through their affiliate the Technical Glass Company, Goodfellow is now able to supply a wide variety of ceramic and glass microcomponents, both standard items and items precision-machined to customer specifications. Examples include: o Ultra-thin glass microsheet (from 0.030mm thickness) for use as transparent substrates and electrical insulators o Precision balls (from 0.15mm...

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Ruby and Sapphire Parts offer heat and chemical resistance.

Suited for optics, electronics and optoelectronics, fine mechanics, and laser technologies, Ruby and Sapphire Parts offer transmission range from microwave, vacuum UV, and visible through IR. Refractive index has low dependence on temperature, making sapphire suitable for imaging optics applications. Hard and scratch resistant, Sapphire does not melt until 2,040°C, is insoluble in most...

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Air Bearing Actuator Enables Extreme Low Force Sensitivity
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Air Bearing Actuator Enables Extreme Low Force Sensitivity

Norwalk, CT. Super-sensitive grinding and polishing operations with forces controlled to as little as 0.001 pounds or 0.45 grams are now possible and being utilized in industry by customers of Airpot's Airpel -AB Air Bearing actuators. Many manufacturers with the need for extremely tight control of small incremental movements along with low forces and speeds are discovering the benefits of air...

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Radial Air Bearings deliver frictionless rotary motion.

Radial Air Bearings are available as W and L profile concave configurations for use on OD of rotating body and W and L convex configurations for use on ID. Suited for shafts as small as 25 mm and for rings as large as 3 m, noncontact bearings utilize Porous Media® Technology to distribute air evenly across bearing surface, with consistent air pressure optimizing performance. They are...

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Air Bearing Actuator provides 2 g to 58 kg of force.

Combining air cylinder like linear actuation with zero friction air bearing technology, Airpel-AB provides force without friction, which is made possible by stainless steel piston that is precisely fitted to borosilicate glass cylinder. With as little as 5 psi of air applied to cylinder, same air that drives piston also produces stiff cushion of air to support piston. Operating from -20 to...

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Linear Air Bearing System comes in 1- and 2-axis designs.
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Linear Air Bearing System comes in 1- and 2-axis designs.

With travel lengths from 50-300+ mm, Monorail platform features air-bearing surfaces coupled with direct drive linear motor technology. Non-contact design permits low-velocity ripple during motion without need for lubricants. Turnkey solution provides horizontal, vertical, and angular stiffness up to 1 million lb/in. Features include open carriage design, centerline motor, and analog or digital...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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