Vibration Isolation Platform
May 2006Minus K Technology Inc.Request Info
Minus K Technology, a manufacturer of vibration isolation products, has introduced the BM-10 ultracompact high-performance vibration isolation platform that incorporates its negative stiffness technology, providing half-hertz performance in a compact benchtop platform only 12 in. square and 4.7 in. tall, suitable for small scanning probe microscopes and other instruments where lab and bench space are at a premium.
The BM-10 offers natural frequencies of 0.5 Hz vertical and 1.5 Hz horizontal in an easy to use and install passive platform with exceptionally low cost of ownership. It is available in 10-, 25- and 50-lb models that will support payloads up to 55 lbs (25 kgs).
The patented negative stiffness technology eliminates the need for high mass or expensive facilities for power and air and is extremely robust, making installation, setup and operation quick and easy, requiring no special tools.
The BM-10 is available starting at $2300.