NUTEC Components Inc. has introduced the Metrostage series of precision X-Y stages for applications in metrology. The cross-roller stages feature an 8 3 8-in. travel range and 0.25-µm-resolution linear glass scale encoders with 1-µm/in. accuracy. A preloaded roller leadscrew drive connects to a #23 stepper- or servomotor drive to complete stage translation. Metrostage is available as a mechanical motion platform or complete positioning system in standard, OEM and private-label versions.