Image

XY stage with linear-motor drive

March 25, 2014
XY stage with linear-motor drive
The KT230-EDLM XY stage is driven by a ironless core linear motor and includes an electromagnetic brake in the event of power loss. The stage is made from a low-distortion aluminum alloy (black anodized) and includes high stiffness, backlash-free, stainless-steel cross roller linear bearings. The stage offers 110 × 110-mm travel, ±3-µm positional accuracy, 0.05-µm repeatability, and maximum load of 150 N.

Driven by a three-phase linear motor, the drive features an integrated temperature sensor as well as Hall-effect limit switches.

Steinmeyer Inc., 56 Middlesex Turnpike, Suite 200, Burlington, MA 01803, (781) 273-6220

Sponsored Recommendations

Pumps Push the Boundaries of Low Temperature Technology

June 14, 2024
As an integral part of cryotechnology, KNF pumps facilitate scientific advances in cryostats, allowing them to push temperature boundaries and approach absolute zero.

The entire spectrum of drive technology

June 5, 2024
Read exciting stories about all aspects of maxon drive technology in our magazine.

MONITORING RELAYS — TYPES AND APPLICATIONS

May 15, 2024
Production equipment is expensive and needs to be protected against input abnormalities such as voltage, current, frequency, and phase to stay online and in operation for the ...

Solenoid Valve Mechanics: Understanding Force Balance Equations

May 13, 2024
When evaluating a solenoid valve for a particular application, it is important to ensure that the valve can both remain in state and transition between its de-energized and fully...

Voice your opinion!

To join the conversation, and become an exclusive member of Machine Design, create an account today!