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H2W Technologies Launch Miniature XY Brushless Linear Motor Positioning Gantry

H2W Technologies introduces a miniature XY brushless linear motor positioning gantry (SRS-002-007/003-003-01-XY), which is ideal for applications that require a low profile and more than 2 inches of stroke.

The stages are driven by brushless linear motors which are guided by precision recirculating linear ball bearing blocks and rails. Each axis incorporates 1 micron resolution linear encoders for position feedback.

The dual axis system can also be supplied with fully integrated electronics to operate the stage under synchronized dual axis closed loop motion control. Brushless linear motor driven positioning stage gantries are ideal for applications that require precise synchronized control of motion profiles for customer payloads.

The bottom axis has a 1.75 in [44.5 mm] stroke; and generates 5.1 lbs [22.6 N] of force at 100% duty and 20.4 lbs [90.4 N] of force at 10% duty. The top axis has a 2.75 in [70 mm] stroke; and generates 2.7 lbs [11.9 N] of force at 100% duty and 810.7 lbs [47.7 N] of force at 10% duty. The stage dimensions are 5.25 in [133 mm] x 5.25 in [133 mm] x 2.77 in [70 mm].


  • Compact size
  • Low profile
  • 2 axis motion control
  • Custom strokes, forces, and feedback resolution configurations available

H2W Technologies is dedicated to the design and manufacture of linear and rotary motion products that are used in the motion control industry. The complete line of linear electric motors includes: single and dual axis linear steppers, DC brush and brushless linear motors, voice coil actuators, and AC induction motors. Also offered is a complete line of ball screw, lead screw and belt driven positioning stages. Other motion control products include: limited angle torque motors for compact, limited angular excursion rotary servo applications, 3 phase brushless rotary servo motors with matching digital servo amplifiers and permanent magnet linear brakes for fail-safe, zero power braking for baggage handling and people moving applications as well as amusement park rides.

With over 75 years combined experience in the linear and rotary motion field, the H2W Technologies team of engineers offers the optimal solution to the most demanding motion control requirements.

For additional information please visit their website at

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