Doing the luge

Bayside Motion Group has introduced the Luge Micro Plus, a positioning stage for high speed, long travel applications. A ball screw allows speeds up to 1.5 m/sec while a recirculating linear ball bearing guide provides load carrying capabilities.

Micro Plus stages are isuited to a wide range of applications including packaging, automotive, machine tool and semiconductor. The Micro Plus is ready-to-mount to any servo or stepper motor.

The Micro Plus is available in either an integral motor or flange mount version. The Integral motor version features an integral brushless DC motor and encoder design (available in 1 or 5 micron resolution). This feature allows for a more compact overall package and improved system performance by eliminating backlash and wind-up. The flange mount version is designed to mount to any servo or stepper motor.

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