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Miniature Linear and Rotary Stage Catalog by PI

Miniature Linear and Rotary Stage Catalog released by PI


PI (Physik Instrumente), a leader and solution provider in motion control and precision positioning components and systems, is releasing an inclusive catalog of over 200 models of miniature translation and rotation stages representing varying sizes and motion ranges with different drive concepts, including servo/stepper, piezo ultrasonic/inertia, linear, voice coil, air bearings, crossed rollers, and piezo flexures.

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Compact, Low Cost, Accurate: Mini Positioning Stages

Compact, Low Cost, Accurate: Mini Positioning Stages, by PI


Precision positioning systems specialist Physik Instrumente (PI) LP recently introduced a new miniaturized, piezo-driven linear positioner - the Q-521. Joining PI’s existing Q-Motion linear and rotary positioning solutions product line, the ultra-compact Q-521 is only 21mm wide, and comes with travel ranges of 12mm, 22mm, and 32mm.

Tags: Linear Stage, Piezoelectric, Rotary Stage

Weiss Challenges Axis of Power, Efficiency & Cost: Intelligent 3-Axis System surpasses 4-Axis Scara Robotic performance



Industry leading specialist for rotary tables and automation, WEISS (Buchen, Germany), and its subsidiary WEISS North America, Inc. (Willoughby, OH), is a pioneer of direct-drive pick & place and multiple-axis modules.  In an effort to advance palletizing applications that do not require the traditional SCARA (Selective Compliance Assembly Robot Arm) system’s 4-axis design, WEISS has designed an economically advanced 3-axis design solution.

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High Torque, High Precision Rotary Positioning Stages

X-RST-DE High Torque, High Precision Rotary Positioning Stages from Zaber Technologies, Inc.


Zaber’s new X-RST-DE Series of rotary positioning stages with built-in controllers and direct reading encoders offer high stage accuracy to 0.01 degrees. Rated for a 50 kg centered load capacity and 10 N-m of torque, these rotary stages are ideal for high load, high precision, angular positioning applications. The stages’ apertures are sized 50.8 mm (2”) with H7 tolerance, and the stage tops support kinematic mounting for easy and repeatable assembly.

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Air Bearing Stage and Systems introduced by PI at Photonics West

Air Bearing Stage and Systems by PI
Precision motion leader PI (Physik Instrumente) has introduced their new air bearing stage and system capabilities at this year's Photonics West conference, to complement their comprehensive range of piezo nano positioning stages and hexapod micro positioning systems. With the 2014 acquisition of Nelson Air Bearing Products of New Hampshire, PI is building on over 200 man-years of in-house air bearing experience to offer linear, planar XY, and rotary air bearing stages to serve both the research and industrial markets.

Tags: Linear Stage, X Y Positioning, Rotary Stage

High Speed Rotation Stages Offer Rapid Positioning

RSB Series and RSB-E Series motorized high speed rotation stages from Zaber Technologies
Zaber’s new RSB Series and RSB-E Series motorized high speed rotation stages feature a compact footprint, low profile, and a load capacity of up to 20 kg; RSB-E stages also include a built-in encoder for closed-loop operation and slip/stall recovery features. With a maximum rotational speed of up to 300 rpm, these stages are ideal for rapid positioning of light loads. A belt drive also allows for positioning with low noise and low backlash.

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Manual Positioning Stages

Manual Positioning Stages by OES
Manual positioning stages are the cost-effective solution when a simple yet precise motion control is needed. Optimal Engineering Systems (OES) offers a complete range of manual positioning hardware, including:

Tags: Linear Motion, X Y Positioning, Rotary Stage, Z Positioning

Compact Vertical Translation Stage Offers 0.05 µm Minimum Incremental Motion

Aerotech Compact Vertical Translation Stage offers 0.05 µm Minimum Incremental Motion

Aerotech’s MPS-SV series lift stages provide high-performance elevation motion in a compact, cost-effective design. These lift stages are engineered for applications ranging from laboratory research to high-reliability production processes and are offered in two sizes – the MPS50SV and MPS75SV.

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High Precision Rotary Stage

DT130-DC High Precision Rotary Stage by Steinmeyer Inc

Steinmeyer, Inc. offers a new addition to its line of precision rotary stages. The standard DT130-DC stage is a worm gear driven unit with a rotary encoder and features positional accuracy of +/- 0.07 degrees, repeatability of +/- 0.007 degrees, a max speed of 15 rpm and a load capacity of 50 Newton. Drive mechanism is a DC servo-motor.

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AGR Series Rotary Stages Offer Enhanced Performance in a Robust, Economical Worm-Drive Package

AGR series motorized rotary stage from Aerotech


AGR series motorized rotary stages provide significant improvements in speed, load capacity and long-term positioning performance over previous generations of worm-gear-drive stages. They address a wide range of applications for general purpose positioning in laboratory and industrial uses, in a robust and economical package.

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