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ASI Launches New Motion Products
Carlisle, PA — ASI, Inc. has launched a new line of motion products, including high quality, low-cost DC step drives, step motors, and integrated stepper motor and drives. For convenience, the company is offering DC step drives with 5 or 10-amp output and low-cost DC step drives with 2 or 3.5-amp ...
Haydon Intros Size 14 Linear Actuator
Waterbury, CT — Haydon Switch & Instrument, Inc. is introducing the 35000 series (Size 14) double stack captive hybrid linear actuator. The captive linear actuator is designed with an internal anti-rotation mechanism, and is well suited for applications in which external anti-rotation methods would ...
Nanopositioning Stage from PI
Auburn, MA — PI (Physik Instrumente) has extended its line of piezo stages for scanning microscopy applications. The P-737 Piezo Z-Focusing Stage is offered along with the stiffer, P-726 high performance microscope lens focusing system for large NA microscope objectives and the redesigned P-686 XY piezo ...
Danaher Motion Expands Performance Services
Santa Barbara, CA — Danaher Motion is introducing the expansion of its comprehensive Motion Engineering Performance Services for OEMs using embedded motion control. Available as a comprehensive suite of solutions, or on an a la carte basis, Motion Engineering Performance Services are available as customer ...
OES Develops Intelligent Stepper Driver
London Ontario, Canada — OES Inc. is introducing the Model MC-225A Dual Axis Stepper Drive platform; offering an extremely flexible, easy-to-use intelligent design, in a small package, at an affordable price. The new driver board has a dual axis design, which is expandable to six axes, with an embedded ...
Non-Captive Linear Actuator from Haydon
Waterbury, CT — Haydon Switch & Instrument, Inc. has introduced its 28000 series (Size 11) double stack non captive hybrid linear actuator, the latest addition to its continuously growing hybrid motor line. The new size 11 double stack non captive hybrid linear actuator includes numerous patent pending ...
PI Intros Nanopositioning Digital Piezo Stage Controller
Auburn, MA — PI's new E-712 digital piezo stage controller has been designed for the most demanding accuracy and dynamic-performance requirements of multi-axis piezo nanopositioning systems. Its highly modular design allows flexible configuration, easy upgradeability and adaptation to changing requirements ...
BEI Intros Precision Motor Encoder
Vista, CA — BEI Kimco Magnetics has expanded its motion control capabilities with its new high-precision Integrated Motor Encoder Assembly. Providing a large diameter clear aperture with integral high resolution encoder, it is especially suited for high performance specialty machine applications ...
Beckhoff: Motor Speed Control I/O
Minneapolis, MN — In order to help reduce energy use in pump and fan applications, Beckhoff Automation has introduced the new KL2791 Bus Terminal for single-phase AC motor speed control. The new terminal enables direct connection of small, 1A, single-phase motors rated 120V, 60Hz. By using the KL2791 ...
Danaher Intros Single Axis Controller and Air Bearing Spindle
Wood Dale, IL — Danaher Motion has introduced the Dover DMM-101 Single Axis Controller and ST1 Air Bearing Spindle product set. The DMM-101 and ST1 are engineered to form a perfectly matched and easily integrated sub-system solution for hard disk drive (HDD) applications, but can also be purchased ...
ABM Intros Encoder-Free Motion Control Motors
Milford, OH — New from ABM Drives, Inc. SINOCHRON
AC motors for encoder-free motion control is part of a new line of zero-slip, high-efficiency motors rated at 0.25-10 kW. The motors reportedly save initial cost, energy and space, while improving reliability. The new motors eliminate the need ...
Heidenhain: New High Accuracy Linear Scale
Schaumburg, IL — Heidenhain Corporation is now offering LIDA 500 series linear scales to meet the need for constant miniaturization and reduction of mass. The new 20µm incremental linear scales are useful where installation space is limited, and offer measuring steps...
Stafford: Rigid, Flexible Positioning System
Wilmington, MA — An extremely stable positioning system for mounting blowers, heaters, cameras and related devices onto conveyors and packaging equipment is now available from Stafford Manufacturing Corp.
MTS: Linear Position Sensor for Limited Space
Cary, NC — MTS Systems Corp., Sensors Division has expanded its family of R-Series linear position sensors by incorporating the latest features of the product line with its flexible housing designed for short installation envelopes with long-stroke sensors. The Temposonics
model RF sensor includes ...
Hi Speed, Sub-µ Stages from Equipment Solutions
Sunnyvale, CA — The high speed, 10mm (0.394-in.) travel, VCS-10H Voice Coil Stage from Equipment Solutions has an integrated non-contact optical and/or digital position feedback sensor reportedly provides 200 nanometer (7.87 x 10
Double Stack Captive Hybrid Linear Actuator from Haydon
Waterbury, CT — Haydon Switch & Instrument, Inc. is introducing the 28000 series (Size 11) double stack captive hybrid linear actuator, the latest addition to its hybrid motor line. The compact frame size is only 1.1-in. (28mm) square. According to the company, the various linear actuator options ...
Haydon Intros Size 14 Hybrid Actuators
Waterbury, CT — Haydon Switch & Instrument, Inc. is offering its newest addition to the family of linear actuators; the size 14 hybrid linear actuators are now available with a 0.9° step angle. Like the 1.8° version, this actuator is available in all four designs — captive, non-captive, external ...
Haydon Intros Linear Rail System Line
Waterbury, CT — Haydon Switch & Instrument, Inc. is introducing its latest product line, Linear Rail Systems. The new system uses a precision leadscrew assembly to provide controlled positioning along the axis of a robust linear slide. The system consists of a stationary base with a load bearing ...
Portescap Intros Ultra-Compact Flat Brushless DC Motor
West Chester, PA — Portescap, a Danaher Motion company, is introducing nuvoDisc
, described as an innovative family of flat brushless DC miniature motors. With a very small footprint (32mm diameter and 11.7mm length), nuvoDisc is engineered...
Aerotech: Hard Cover, Linear Ball-Screw Stage