Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Linear Motor

Photonics.com
Sep 2006
New Scale Technologies Inc.Request Info
 

New Scale’s latest Squiggle motor is the smallest linear motor on the market. At 1.5 mm x 1.5 mm, the SQL-1.5 piezoelectric motor is half the size of competing micromotors. It offers a 20-gram push force and submicron position resolution, 10 times more than its closest competitor, New Scale said.

The SQL-1.5 has been designed into next-generation auto focus and optical zoom assemblies by leading camera module developers, supporting top-tier handset manufacturers. Focus and zoom capabilities have become an essential ingredient in the drive to deliver smaller, thinner handsets with the image quality of digital still cameras.

The SQL-1.5 is also of interest in microfluidics, lab-on-a-chip, and medical device applications. The motor itself is tiny, and its high precision enables dramatically smaller medical devices because it provides more precise valve control. This permits more concentrated meds in smaller reservoirs. The patented ceramic motor design generates no magnetic fields and can be made of nonferrous materials for use in and around MRI equipment.

Specifications

  • Stroke: 10 mm (customizable)
  • Resolution: Better than 100 nm
  • Force: > 20 grams
  • Typical input power (moving): 400 mW
  • Input power (stationery): 0 mW


REQUEST INFO ABOUT THIS PRODUCT

* Message:
(requirements, questions for supplier)
Your contact information
* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Email Address:
* Company:
Address:
Address 2:
City:
State/Province:
Postal Code:
* Country:
Phone #:
Fax #:

Register or login to auto-populate this form:
Login Register
* Required

When you click "Send Request", we will record and send your personal contact information to New Scale Technologies Inc. by email so they may respond directly. You also agree that Photonics Media may contact you with information related to this inquiry, and that you have read and accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use.
digital still camerasIndustry EventsmicrofluidicsmircomotorsNew Scalepiezoelectric motorProductssql-1.5Squiggle motor

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, info@photonics.com
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
X
Are you interested in this product?
When you click "Send Request", we will send the contact details you supply to New Scale Technologies Inc. so they may respond to your inquiry directly.

Email Address:
Name:
Company:
Stop showing me this for the remainder of my visit
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.