Nanomotion (Ronkonkoma, NY) offers the MM industrial servo motor that provides unlimited rotary or linear motion with 0.17 N of driving force and velocity to 235 mm/sec. The motor measures 9 × 17 × 5 mm and weighs 5 grams. It works with the company’s standard amplifiers and any servo control, and can be integrated into most bearing structures.

The motor is suitable for operation in vacuum and for end-of-arm tooling requirements. The motor is based on ultrasonic standing waves, a patented technology that provides high resolution, unlimited travel, and no intrinsic magnetic field. The technology is suited for applications in semiconductor, fiber optic, electronics, biomedical, automotive, and general assembly manufacturing equipment.

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This article first appeared in the February, 2006 issue of Motion Control Technology Magazine.

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