Linear translation stages
May 2008Edmund Optics Inc.Request Info
Linear translation stages with travel track lengths of 6, 12 and 24 in. are available from Edmund Optics Inc. The Techspec series stages use rack-and-pinion positioning with accuracy of 0.01 in. and are designed for integration with standard English-unit positioning equipment. They come in single- and dual-knob versions, with stages measuring 2.36 × 2.45 and 1.18 in. The stages offer nine 1/4-20 tapped holes for equipment mounting and have a load capacity of 5 kg and 2 kg when locked. The tracks are 2.45 and 0.4 in. and have counterbored mounting holes for 1/4-20 socket head cap screws every 6 in.