openPR Logo
Press release

Increased Force: PICMA® Chip Actuator with Larger Dimensions

12-17-2012 08:36 PM CET | Industry, Real Estate & Construction

Press release from: PI Ceramic GmbH

Ultra-compact PICMA® Chip actuators with sizes ranging from 2 mm x 2 mm x 2 mm to 10 mm x 10 mm x 2 mm.

Ultra-compact PICMA® Chip actuators with sizes ranging from 2 mm x 2 mm x 2 mm to 10 mm x 10 mm x 2 mm.

PI Ceramic now manufactures PICMA® chip actuators with the dimensions 10 mm × 10 mm × 2 mm. These ultra-compact piezo actuators attain forces of up to 2000 N with a displacement of 2.2 µm.
The chip actuators complete the series of miniature piezo actuators, available in the sizes 2 mm x 2 mm x 2 mm, 3 mm x 3 mm x 2 mm and 5 mm x 5 mm x 2 mm. These actuators are manufactured with multilayer technology and have an all-ceramic encapsulation. 100 mm PTFE-insulated wire leads are already mounted to the actuator.
The miniature piezo actuators feature settling times of only a few mi-croseconds and a resolution in the sub-nanometer range. Accordingly, they are optimally suited for dynamic applications and for the use in micro-dosing, life science, laser tuning and adaptive optics.
On request, PICMA® Chip actuators can be manufactured with ce-ramic-insulated inner hole or with precision-ground ceramic end plates.
PI Ceramic in Brief

Since 1992, PI Ceramic (PIC) has been developing and manufacturing piezo ceramic materials and components for standard and OEM solutions: Piezo components, ultrasonic transducers, actuators and system solutions. The PICMA® multilayer actuator technology, which received an award for its reliability, is one of many innovations of PIC. PI Ceramic, a subsidiary of PI (Physik Instrumente), is located in the city of Lederhose, Thuringia, Germany.

Kathrin Mössinger
Phone. +49 721 4846 -1810
Fax +49 721 4846 -1019
k.moessinger@pi.ws

PI Ceramic GmbH
Lindenstraße
07598 Lederhose
www.piceramic.de

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Increased Force: PICMA® Chip Actuator with Larger Dimensions here

News-ID: 246681 • Views: 1446

More Releases from PI Ceramic GmbH

Highly Reliable PICMA® Multilayer Piezo Actuators: New Versions Available for U …
PI Ceramic has added PICMA® Stack multilayer piezo actuators that are encapsulated in a stainless steel casing to its standard product range. The encapsulation guarantees the reliability and superior lifetime of the multilayer piezo actuators even under extreme operating conditions, for example, when the application environment is characterized by oil, splash water or continuously high humidity. The multilayer piezo actuator is hermetically sealed in a stainless steel casing which is filled
PI Ceramic publishes new catalog "Piezoelectric Actuators"
PI Ceramic publishes its new product catalog "Piezoelectric Actuators - Components, Technologies, Operation". The new edition contains all standard products in the area of piezo actuators as well as detailed information on the principles of piezo technology. It also contains an overview of the suitable piezo amplifiers from PI (Physik Instrumente), which can be used to operate the actuators. In addition to the existing product range, PI Ceramic presents many new
PICMA® Bender Actuators From PI Ceramic Can Be Easily Customized
Thanks to a new type of production technology, multilayer bender actuators can be manufactured in large quantities with almost any desired contours and dimensions. Even unusual shapes such as trapezoid and internal holes with a full ceramic insulation are thus possible. The piezo actuator is protected against humidity and has a high insulation strength, which considerably increases the lifetime in comparison to conventional polymer-insulated actuators. The height of the active
Lead-Free Piezo Material Enters Series Production
PI Ceramic (PIC), a worldwide leading player in the field of actuator and sensoric piezo products, now offers a lead-free piezo material for lead-free ultrasonic transducers. The PIC 700 material is based on bismuth-sodium-titanat (BNT) and is produced as a block by pressing technology. The piezoelectric characteristics are promising: PIC 700 has a high coupling factor for the flexural vibration and is thus suitable as an ultrasonic transducer in the

All 5 Releases


More Releases for PIC

Automotive Reed Switches/Sensors Market 2020-2025 | Continental AG, Standex Inte …
Automotive Reed Switches/Sensors Market - Growth, Trends And Forecast (2020 - 2025) This report aims to provide an unbiased and a comprehensive outlook of the Global market to the readers. Analysts have studied the key trends defining the trajectory of the market. The research report also includes an assessment of the achievements made by the players in the Automotive Reed Switches/Sensors The automotive reed switches/sensors market is expected to register a CAGR
Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC) Market to amass huge returns at USD 2,266.5 M …
A report added to the rich database of Zion Market Research, "Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC) Market to amass huge returns at USD 2,266.5 Mn by 2026", provides a 360-degree overview of the worldwide market. The Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC) Market report aims to provide a powerful resource to evaluate the Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC) Market and comprises the comprehensive scrutiny and straightforward statistics relating to the market. The report offers
Global Photonic Integrated Circuits (Pic) Market Insight Report 2018 - Infinera, …
The global "Photonic Integrated Circuits (Pic)" Market research report gives point to point breakdown along with the data of Photonic Integrated Circuits (Pic) markets analytical study, regional analysis, growth factors and leading companies. The research report about the market provides the data about the aspects which drive the expansion of Photonic Integrated Circuits (Pic) industry. The Photonic Integrated Circuits (Pic) market consists of large key companies who play a vital
PIC Series Single-Chip Microcomputer Market Trends 2022
This study presents an extensive overview of the Global PIC Series Single-Chip Microcomputer Market and throws light on the predicted growth rate, and estimated size of the Market. The present trends, preference of consumers, and key opportunities in the Market have also been encapsulated in this study. The report outlines the leading Market players which are flourishing in this Market. Additionally, it provides substantial information about crucial companies, such as,
Pic-Alive brings images to life.
The Pic-Alive apps offer new opportunities for anyone looking for innovations. Ideal for printers, photographers and advertising agencies. Without high costs, AR (Augmented Reality) can tell the story behind the image. The Pic Alive app automatically recognizes the image and changes to a video. This can be done with existing photos and videos, but also easily created with the Pic-Alive Video app. The user takes a video up to 30 seconds,
Global Reed Switch Market- Nippon Aleph, Hamlin, OKI, PIC
Global Reed Switch Market report 2017 is an in-depth research on the current situation of the Reed Switch industry. The Scope of the Reed Switch research report: The Global Reed Switch Market primarily includes a basic overview of the Reed Switch industry. It also includes Reed Switch definitions, classifications and applications. It segments the market by applications, types, regions, competitive players and also analyzes Reed Switch market size, business share and Reed