Sealed Linear Stage handles light loads.
Positioners

Sealed Linear Stage handles light loads.

Measuring 80 x 120 mm, SLS LightÂ- offers max dynamic payload of 15 kg for direct drive linear motor version and 30 kg for ball screw version. Both sizes have proprietary linear lip seal design that integrates with stage’s anodized aluminum housing. Made from ruggedized polyurethane elastomer, seal resists chemicals, temperature extremes, and mechanical wear, and keeps out contamination...

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Linear Voice Coil Stages offer positioning accuracy to 1 micron.
Positioners

Linear Voice Coil Stages offer positioning accuracy to 1 micron.

Measuring 13.5 x 4.00 x 3.755 in., VCDS-051-089-01 series features voice coil motor, ball bearing linear slide, home switch, and integral optical quadrature encoder with differential outputs. Standard models have 4.005 x 3.000 in. stage and positioning resolutions of 1, 12.7, 25.4, and 29.95 microns. Suited for manufacturing, medical, aerospace/defense, and inspection applications, products offer...

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Positioners

Ball Toss Demo using H2W's Single Rail Stage

H2W Technologies' single rail positioning stage (SRS) utilized in a ball toss demo, which tosses a golf ball through a spinning hoop and then catches it using the built in sequencing and indexing capabilities of AMC’s servo drives.There is no external controller or vision system used. The SRS-EX series stage is ideal for closed loop positioning applications that require long travel...

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Linear Bearings

The Advantage of OAV Dovetail Series

WHEN ULTRA PRECISION LINEAR MOTION MATTERS For some applications there is a need to maintain ultra precision even under heavy loads, high speeds and high acceleration. That’s where OAV Dovetail Series manifests its advantage over other linear air bearing systems. The OAV Dovetail is equipped with non-contact frictionless support on the top and angled frictionless support on the bottom – thus...

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Understanding Water Hammer
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Understanding Water Hammer

DFT Inc's engineers have been working with professionals in a range of industries for decades, helping to identify and resolve the underlying causes of water hammer. In this eBook you will learn about many of these common causes, how they impact your system and some of the basic changes you can make to eliminate them. In this eBook you will learn: What causes water hammer and why it is such a persistent problem. The role design plays in reducing the risk water hammer poses to your system. DFT's professional recommendations for coping with water hammer.

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Miniature Piezo Nanopositioners offer 1/2 to 1 in. travel.
Positioners

Miniature Piezo Nanopositioners offer 1/2 to 1 in. travel.

Measuring just 22 mm wide and based on piezo inertia drive motor, Q-Motion Linear Positioning Stages provide precision positioning and alignment of opto-mechanical components both in research and OEM instrumentation. Self-clamping motor provides long-term power-off position-hold capabilities without need for brake. Several options are available for Q-522 stage series, from open-loop designs to...

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Air Bearing Stages target research and industrial markets.
Rotary Positioning Stages / Tables

Air Bearing Stages target research and industrial markets.

Frictionless for smooth, accurate motion, Air Bearing Systems include motorized linear and XY stages, rotary tables and stages, spindles, non-motorized components, and machining systems. As opposed to mechanical bearings, air-bearing positioners literally float on air, resulting in negligible hysteresis or reversal error, as well as optimal straightness, flatness, and velocity stability, which...

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Work Positioners are built for ergonomics and efficacy.
Valve Positioners

Work Positioners are built for ergonomics and efficacy.

AvailableÂ- with various lift capacities, base and turntable sizes, and vertical travels, Hydraulic and Pneumatic Work Positioners enhance ergonomics by keeping workpieces close at hand as to eliminate unnecessary operator movements. Heavy-duty, 360° turntable makes products suited for palletizing, de-palletizing, work station assembly, and manufacturing in diverse industries....

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Linear Positioning Stage delivers backlash-free motion.
Multi Axis Positioning Stages / Tables

Linear Positioning Stage delivers backlash-free motion.

Building on rack-and-pinion design, ServoSpline™ employs drive mechanism that provides backlash-free motion and simplified control.Â- Product provides simple motion commands and positions stage in x- and y-axis by independently driving 2 splines. In addition to facilitating deployment/implementation, design ensures zero backlash and extended wear properties to provide engineers...

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Fundamentally New Mechanism for Changing Sheet Thickness Increases Productivity, Broadens Gauge Range, Improves Quality
Die Handling Equipment

Fundamentally New Mechanism for Changing Sheet Thickness Increases Productivity, Broadens Gauge Range, Improves Quality

Nordson EDI SmartGap™ Lip and Land Positioning System Reduces Job Changes from Hours to Minutes and Readily Transitions over a Broad Thickness Range while Enhancing QualityÂ-  CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A. - Breakthrough technology for sheet dies enables manufacturers to make changes in thickness with unprecedented speed, extend the range of thicknesses that they can produce, and achieve...

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Precision Hollow Shaft Stage comes in NEMA 23-compatible package.
Positioners

Precision Hollow Shaft Stage comes in NEMA 23-compatible package.

Customizable, precision, hollow bore, direct drive servo motor system has NEMA 23 footprint and scalable encoder paired with precision bearings. This rotary stage enables automation and OEM engineers to add hollow shaft precision stage and realize precise positioning and smooth motion. Suited for fine positioning applications, product supports multiple options for encoder resolutions as well...

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