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The NPXY50-286 is the latest addition to nPoint's piezo stage lineup, designed for high specification research and OEM markets where its small size, fast speed, and high resolution are ideal.

nPoint Offers New Nanopositioning Piezo Stage

Middleton, WI | Posted on August 18th, 2013

The NPXY50-286 nanopositioning stage from nPoint is a piezo driven, flexure guided stage, designed for high speed and sub nanometer precision. The stage has a relatively small footprint (60mm X 60mm X 25mm) for space constrained areas. With a position noise of 0.2nm the NPXY50-286 provides the accuracy necessary for today's advanced applications. When paired with the LC.402 DSP controller, the system provides closed-loop capability via capacitive sensors. The NPXY50-286 has travel of 50µm in both the X and Y axis and is fitted with a 20mm aperture, creating a great deal of flexibility for incorporation in optics and nanotechnology systems. A resonant frequency of 1400Hz allows for scanning at high speed and settling times less than 4ms.

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About nPoint Inc.
nPoint focuses on developing solutions for high specification nanopositioning needs. Located in Middleton, WI nPoint is an industry leader in precision nanopositioning in the global market. nPoint’s piezo driven flexure stages, piezo drivers, and closed-loop DSP controllers are used in research, aerospace, semiconductor manufacturing, optics, and the automotive industry.

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