Member Since 2017

LEARN MORE

PI is a leading manufacturer of precision motion control and automation systems, hexapod 6-axis parallel robotic stages, air bearing motion systems, Gantry Systems, 3D printing, laser machining, and piezoelectric nano-positioning solutions. Applications include photonics, semiconductor technology, medical engineering, assembly, inspection, materials handling, and bio-nanotechnology. PI has been developing and manufacturing standard & custom precision products with piezoceramic and electromagnetic drives for 4 decades and provides innovative, high-quality solutions for OEM and research including industrial motion controllers (ACS). The PI group employs more than 1,300 people worldwide in 15 subsidiaries and R&D / engineering centers on 3 continents. ISO 9001 certified since 1994.

Content Filed Under:

Industry:
Aerospace and Automotive Aerospace , Automotive , Military/Defense , Robotics , and Semiconductor

Application:
N/A

See More

Spherical Air Bearing Demonstration www.pi-usa.us

POSTED 06/11/2019

These bearings are often used for zero-gravity simulation in satellite research and testing. Other applications include precision optical alignment, precision spindle alignment and semiconductor chip bonding. PI spherical air bearings provide all three rotational degrees of freedom with virtually frictionless motion, combining high load capacity and stiffness