Optimal Engineering Systems introduces XYR-01-01 and XYR-01-02 alignment stages

  • Optimal Engineering Systems (OES)

The XYR-01-01 and XYR-01-02 Alignment Stages feature linear resolutions of the X and Y axis of 0.25µ(micro-steps per step motor driver in use); the repeatability of each is 1.5µ, positional accuracy is 5µ, and backlash is 2µ.

NUM introduces accelerometer-based active vibration control system for CNC machine tools

Primarily designed to improve machining by eliminating tool head vibration, the system further helps maximize material removal rate (MRR) and can also provide real-time feedback for predictive maintenance purposes.

Applied Motion Products introduces TSM14POE StepSERVO integrated motor

The TSM14POE StepSERVO Integrated Motor with PoE technology offers a motion control solution with a motor, encoder, drive, and controller combined in a single integrated motor package.

Orbex introduces NdFeB-based brushless servo motors

Available in a range of frame sizes (60–176 mm), NdFeB-based brushless servo motors include incremental encoders for position feedback and electrical commutation.

Festo introduces DGST pneumatic mini slide

  • Festo Corporation

The DGST slide and yoke plate are machined from a single piece of aluminum. Backlash free piston rod/yoke connection contributes to the slide. Twin piston drives and recirculating ball bearing guides provide the DGST with power– from 7.6 to 132.6 lbf (34 to 590 N) at 6 bar.

Rockwell Automation announces Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 6000 Medium Voltage Variable Frequency Drive (VFD)

  • Rockwell Automation
  • Rockwell Automation

The design allows users to receive the drive in one shipment with secondary windings already connected. In addition, no rear access is required=.

Optimal Engineering Systems releases AZV9010 and the AZV9020 Z-Axis Elevator Stages

  • Optimal Engineering Systems (OES)

The AZV9010 and AZV9020 Z-Axis Stages are constructed of black-anodized aluminum alloy and weighs 1.85 kg (4.978 lbs), and 1.95 kg (4.299 lbs).

AutomationDirect introduces four types of Metrol limit switches

  • AutomationDirect
  • AutomationDirect

High-vacuum resistance style limit switches with 3-micron repeat accuracy are a choice for installations inside a vacuum, such as environmentally controlled manufacturing processes.

Applied Motion Products announces ODVA conformance for range of servo drives, stepper drives and integrated motors

ODVA conformant servo drives, stepper drives, and integrated motors perform their specific positioning, velocity and other motion control tasks while simultaneously exchanging control, I/O and diagnostic data with controllers on the EtherNet/IP network.

Aerotech introduces XC2 PWM digital drive

  • Aerotech Inc

The XC2 includes safe torque off (STO), a data array consisting of over 4 million 32-bit elements, dedicated home and end-of-travel limit inputs, and an enhanced current sense device. Encoder support includes square-wave, sine-wave, and absolute encoders.