Piezo-actuators

Low voltage multilayer piezo-ceramic stacks, rings, chips PDF(709 KB)

Low voltage multilayer piezo-ceramic stacks, rings, chips

contains

  • monolithic co-fired multilayer stacks and rings (cylinders with centre bore) for voltage ranges up to 150V / 200 V
  • Comparison of different co-firing technologies for specific applications
  • Mounting and operating advises

For longer elements and cased versions with preload: check main catalogue

Low voltage stacks and ring actuators with casings/accessories PDF(6.8 MB)

Low voltage stacks and ring actuators with casings/accessories

  • Standard range of stacks and rings (cylinders with centre bore)
  • Low voltage (150V / 200V)
  • Cased versions with internal preload
  • Front mount / screw in piezo cartridges
  • Options like position sensing, internal heat management
  • Accessories
Piezo-based optomechanics PDF(2.2 MB)

Piezo-based optomechanics

information and technical data on special piezo-elements for use in coherent optics (e.g. optical phase shifting, interferometry)

  • “easy to use” mirror shifters
  • piezo-operated translation stages
  • screw in piezo cartridges for up-grading conventional mirror mounts

Electronics

Main catalogue: Electronic supplies for piezomechanics - technical data PDF(1.6 MB)

Main catalogue: Electronic supplies for piezomechanics - technical data

shows technical description and data of electronics supplies, ranging from low power, low noise, semi-bipolar amplifiers for positioning, up to high-power/multi- kilowatt switching amplifiers RCV for active vibration control

Special versions on request

PosiCon150: high precision positioning feedback control electronics PDF(1.0 MB)

PosiCon150: high precision positioning feedback control electronics

Strain gage amplifiers for position detection PDF(1.0 MB)

Strain gage amplifiers for position detection

  • for position measurement together with actuator option “position detection” (see main catalogue)
  • complete strain gage evaluation electronics incl. supply voltage generation and amplifier
  • provides µm read out and real-time analogue high bandwidth output of strain gage position detectors (see “options” for stack- and ring-actuators)