Steinmeyer Releases Positioning System
May 14, 2013—Steinmeyer, Inc. recently announced a new positioning system that is suitable for liquid handling systems and medical dispensing applications. The series LTZ is a two axis system that incorporates precision composite belts and is driven by stepper motors. Linear guidance is provided by miniature profile guide ways. The system also offers positional accuracy of 50 μm, speed of 20 mm/s, load capacity of 500 g, horizontal travel 150 mm and vertical travel of 55 Mm. The Steinmeyer group is comprised of two manufacturing divisions located in Germany. August Steinmeyer GmbH & Co. KG (located in Albstadt) has been setting standards for high precision ball screws for over 40 years and prides itself on high quality, innovative designs to meet demanding customer requirements. The Feinmess Dresden (FMD) division has been producing an extensive line of high precision positioning systems for well over 130 years.