New Scale's newest M3-LS Smart Stage is a cost-effective solution for instrument designers who need to embed precision motion into instruments designed for high-volume production and long life.
The M3-LS-U2-10 Linear Smart Stage is a direct-drive precision piezoelectric micro stage with embedded controller. Like all M3 Smart Stages, it is designed for fast and easy integration into compact instruments.
The speed of 35 mm/sec is seven times faster than other M3 Smart Stages.
- Moving Mass: 40 grams horizontal load, 20 grams vertical load
- Travel: 10 mm
- Speed: 35 mm/s
- Force: 0.2 N
Resolution: 500 nm with absolute encoding - no need to home the stage
Dimensions: 32 x 32 x 10 mm - including controller
- Voltage/Power: 5 VDC, ~2.4 W peak at max speed
Applications include instruments for DNA sequencing, wearable medical devices, instruments for point-of-care diagnostics, handheld video microscopes, devices for telemedicine, portable spectroscopy instruments, handheld imaging systems, and laser beam steering.
We are accepting pre-orders now for general availability in Q3 2021.