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Miniature linear guideway with position feedback

Schneeberger has released the MINISCALE bearing system, a high precision miniature guideway combined with an optical measuring system, all in one unit. The range has been developed in order to meet ...


Antistatic material for ESD-compatible applications

Igus has introduced a universal plain bearing material that is said to help prevent the build-up of electrostatic charges.Being electrically conductive, any electrostatic charge is safely discharged ...



FiberMaxHP 3-6 axis photonics alignment platform

FiberMaxHP is a second-generation 3-6 axis photonics alignment platform built on Aerotech’s ANT nanopositioning product line. It is designed for critical photonics alignment in a highly automated ...




Instant pneumatic cylinder configuration

IMI Precision Engineering has launched an online configuration service – supporting more than 60 native CAD formats - aimed at enabling design engineers to instantly configure fluid and motion ...


Cost effective press-fitting systems

Power costs money. And when presses in electronics and small parts manufacturing are oversized, it can often cost too much. Festo’s YJKP servo press kit is said to allow electric press-fitting ...




New benchmark for standard valves

Festo has extended its range of VUVS and VUVG standard single valve technologies with the launch of its ‘blue star’ VUVS-LK…-S and VUVG-LK…-S products. These valves have been designed to meet a wide ...





Economically efficient power recovery

Lenze has unveiled the Smart Energy Recovery r700, said to take power recovery to new levels of economic efficiency, practicality and simplicity. Available in two power versions: 12/24 and 26/48kW it ...


Flexible and efficient geared motors

WEG has launched the WG20, a range of modular geared motors that is claimed to offer worldwide interchangeability and up to 96% energy efficiency across a range of industrial applications requiring ...


LG Motion presents SMAC moving coil actuators

LG Motion has released a range of SMAC moving coil actuators. The technology is claimed to have been adopted by nanotechnology companies, research laboratories, and universities for its high ...


High torque coreless brush DC motor

Portescap has introduced the DCT range of Athlonix Brush DC motors. The 24DCT miniature motor features a diameter size of 24mm as well as Portescap’s energy efficient coreless design with an ...







Next generation of plug-in e-chains

Igus has introduced the readychain speed 2.0, a development of its plug-in readychain product. As with the first generation of pre-harnessed energy chain system, it is ready to fit directly onto a ...


Hexapod gives accurate positioning

Aerotech has released the HEX500-350HL high-load, precision hexapod that is suited for applications in x-ray diffraction, sensor testing, and high-force device manipulation and features large ...