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Home > Press > PI’s miniature M-810 and M-811 hexapod 6-Axis positioners can now be controlled by an Apple iPad.

Abstract:


PI electro-mechanical Hexapods and Piezo Hexapods are compact and very precise multi-axis positioning systems, providing significantly higher accuracy and resolution than hydraulically driven positioners. The miniature Hexapods find use in many high-tech fields: medical engineering, X-ray microscopy, photonics alignment, semiconductor test & metrology, astronomy, precision machining, aeronautics, high-energy physics, etc.

PI’s miniature M-810 and M-811 hexapod 6-Axis positioners can now be controlled by an Apple iPad.

Auburn, MA | Posted on August 15th, 2011

Features and Advantages:
Smallest Industrial Grade 6-Axis Hexapod Positoner (Stewart Platform)
Sub-Micron Precision
Software for Photonics Alignment
Very High Forces and Load Capacity for its small Size
Travel to 40 mm / 60°
Load Capacity: 5 kg
Compact: 10 cm in Diameter, Height < 12 cm
Pivot Point Defined By User / Software
Mature 6-Axis Hexapod Controller and Software
PI is the leading manufacturer of high-accuracy hexapods. The company introduced its first hexapod 2 decades ago for a precision optical alignment system in an astronomical telescope and provides a large variety of different models with load capacity from 2 kg to more than 2,000 kg.

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About PI (Physik Instrumente)
PI is a leading manufacturer of precision motion control equipment, piezo nanopositioning systems, piezo motors and actuators for photonics, bio-nanotechnology, medical engineering & semiconductor applications. PI has been developing and manufacturing standard & custom precision products with piezoceramic and electromagnetic drives for 4 decades. The company has been ISO 9001 certified since 1994 and provides innovative, high-quality solutions for OEM and research. PI is present worldwide with eight subsidiaries, R&D / engineering on 3 continents and total staff of 500+ PI USA designs and manufactures piezo products at the company’s US headquarters in Auburn, MA.

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International Contacts:


USA / Canada / Mexico: www.pi-usa.us

East: David Rego
Tel: (508) 832-3456
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Midwest Joe McGonagle
(508) 832-3456
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West David Steinberg
Tel: (949) 679-9191
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Europe: www.pi.ws

Germany: www.pi.de +49 (721) 4846-0
Italy: www.pionline.it +39 (02) 665 011 01
France: www.pifrance.fr +33 (1) 481 039 30
UK: www.physikinstrumente.co.uk +44 (1582) 764 334

Asia:
Japan: www.pi-japan.jp +81 (6) 6304 5605
China www.pi-china.cn +86 (21) 687 900 08




Stefan Vorndran
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PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.
16 Albert St.
Auburn, MA 01501
email:
Tel: 508-832-3456,
Fax: 508-832-0506
http://www.pi.ws
http://www.pi-usa.us
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