In addition to general automation products, we design and manufacture industry-specific solutions. This library of market-focused brochures will help you find the best fit for your unique application.
Motion and Automation for Test, Measurement and Inspection
Aerotech motion systems' unmatched precision, accuracy and durability have made us a leader in test, measurement and inspection applications across a wide array of industries. Our newest brochure presents motion capabilities and solutions in sensor testing, surface profiling, nondestructive test, semiconductor inspection and metrology, cleanroom and high-vacuum systems, and integrated automation and data acquisition.
Integrated Automation Solutions
The Integrated Automation Solutions brochure highlights Aerotech's complete lines of advanced automation controllers and software, drives, linear and rotary motors, and the benefits and features of each. The brochure discusses our latest machine automation products like the MotionPAC integrated PLC and advanced motion controller, and Sensor Fusion that precisely aligns sensor I/O with position. An automation controller comparison chart, extensive software capabilities and examples, standard and advanced control solutions, as well as examples of motion applications, are provided.
Precision Automation for Electronics Manufacturing
Aerotech offers a wide array of products that were developed specifically for electronics manufacturing applications including dispensing, via drilling, flat panel processing, laser-direct imaging, wafer dicing, and semiconductor processes. Whatever motion control your electronics manufacturing application requires, Aerotech is the partner that can make your project a success.
Aerotech Capabilities in Big Science
Pushing the boundaries of understanding in ﬁelds like biology, chemistry, materials science, engineering, and physics increasingly requires more precise control of the highest precision experimental equipment. To enable imaging of atomic-scale structures and processes in real time, scientists need the best tools available. Aerotech offers the highest precision end-station positioning solutions for diffraction, crystallography, tomography, laminography, monochromator positioning, X-ray mirror inspection, and more.
Motion Control for Precision Manufacturing
Aerotech offers components, integrated stages, and complete motion subsystems for precision micromachining, grinding, printing, assembly, and more. From R&D to production environments, Aerotech has equipment to meet your needs and exceed your expectations.
Precision Motion Control for Fiber Optics and Silicon Photonics
Precision Motion Control for Fiber Optics and Silicon Photonics is an updated and expanded version of Precision Motion Control for Fiber Optic Device Manufacturing. This new brochure includes Aerotech's latest products including the FiberMaxHP and complete Q Series piezo nanopositioners lines, as well as additional components and systems for fiber alignment, Bragg grating and waveguide forming, pick-and-place, device assembly, die and lens bonding, laser welding, and device packaging motion systems.
Aerotech Automation Solutions
Your design is unique. Shouldn’t your control system be, too? Aerotech’s control systems are tailored for your machine, to your specifications. Let our Control Systems Group experts bring global experience to your machine.
Laboratory and Research Motion Product Guide
Aerotech's Laboratory and Research Motion Product Guide illustrates our R&D-quality linear and angular positioning stages, designed and ready-to-order for use on your optical table. The brochure includes micron- and nanometer-level performance positioners in X, XY, Z, lift, theta, and goniometric versions, along with motion controllers. Also included is Aerotech's new QNP-series of piezo nanopositioning stages for sub-nanometer-level performance.
Precision Automation for Additive Manufacturing, Dispensing, and Printed Electronics
Aerotech provides the precision motion necessary for the advancement of additive manufacturing processes. Material extrusion processes are optimized by using Aerotech’s high-throughput gantries and component-level solutions, while printed electronics and dispensing applications benefit from advanced multi-degree of freedom control and mechanics. Powder bed fusion and laser sintering applications benefit from Aerotech’s high-accuracy galvanometers and motion controllers, which are coupled in a way to give the end-user more feedback than any other solution on the market. Whatever motion control your additive manufacturing application requires, Aerotech is the partner that can make your project a success.
Advanced Motion Systems for Defense, Aerospace, and National Security
Aerotech’s completely updated brochure Advanced Motion Systems for Aerospace, Defense, and National Security presents components and systems for the aerospace and defense industries including laser processing, additive manufacturing, large component test and inspection, electro-optic test, rotary and linear sensor test, vacuum, pointing and tracking, inertial test motion simulators, advanced controls, and standard products.
Advanced Motion Systems for Defense, Aerospace, and National Security (Previous Edition)
This brochure highlights motion simulators, advanced system controls, test systems, vacuum systems, prototype development systems, and high performance rotary and XY stages, and gantries. Products include those designed for angular testing and calibration of satellite sensors, missile seeker gimbals, inertial navigation guidance units, optical pointing and target tracking, and more.
Capabilities in Laser Processing and Micromachining
Aerotech's Laser Processing and Micromachining brochure highlights our high-performance motion solutions for laser micromachining, laser cutting, laser welding (including seam welding and hermetic seam welding), laser marking and engraving, laser drilling, laser ablation, laser cladding, and laser peening. The brochure includes advanced control capabilities such as our Position Synchronized Output feature, a wide variety of single and multi-axis linear, rotary, lift, XY tables, and goniometric positioning stages, and complete motion subsystems that can improve the performance of your laser processing and laser micromachining application.
Automation Solutions for Medical Device Manufacturing and Life Sciences
Automation Solutions for Medical Device Manufacturing and Life Sciences presents Aerotech’s unique motion products to meet the rapidly advancing automation requirements in the medical field. Application-specific optimized motion control solutions discussed include those for stent manufacturing, hermetic seam welding, IOL and contact and toric lens manufacturing, DNA sequencing, bio printing, molecular-level life sciences, oncology, and imaging.
Automation Solutions for Electronic Manufacturing, Test and Inspection, and Data Storage
This brochure presents Aerotech's motion control and positioning system solutions for electronic assembly, pick and place, PCB laser drilling/stencil cutting, wafer singulation, automated optical inspection, and more. Products include the Automation 3200 software-based controller, linear and rotary nanopositioners, servomotors and drives, robots, and industry-specific systems.
Automation Solutions for Semiconductor and Flat-Panel Display Manufacturing
Wafer and Flat-Panel Display (FPD) fabrication require manufacturing and process control equipment designed and built with cutting-edge automation technology. This brochure provides an overview of Aerotech's ability to supply the motion control and positioning components and systems that provide semiconductor and FPD manufacturers with a competitive edge.
Automation Solutions for the Automotive, Machine Tool, Assembly, and Packaging Industries
This new brochure provides information on Aerotech's motion control and positioning components and systems for the automotive, machine tool, assembly, and packaging industries. Aerotech supplies key high-performance subsystems and components (controls and mechanics) for many applications both in production and in R&D.
Advanced Motion Control Solutions for Lightsource Experiments
Get an overview of Aerotech capabilities in the lightsource realm, including linear and rotary air-bearing stages, nanopositioners, controllers/software and complete single-source systems. Our industry expertise encompasses x-ray diffraction, tomography, protein crystallography, test and inspection.
Automation Solutions for Solar Panel Inspection and Scribing
The brochure includes Aerotech’s motion systems and state-of-the-art controls for the manufacture of crystalline silicon and thin-film photovoltaic panels. It includes the industry-leading SolarScribe platform, gantry technology, wafer-level photovoltaic processing systems, high-speed scan axes, and custom single- and multi-axis systems.
Solutions for the Intraocular and Contact Lens Industry
This brochure presents Aerotech component and system solutions for the manufacture of high-quality IOLs and contact lenses.
Product Catalogs & Reference
Browse our collection of product catalogs and reference materials to learn more about specific product lines and accessories.
Piezo Nanopositioners for R&D, Manufacturing, and Test
Aerotech’s line of piezo positioning stages and industry leading control systems enable the success of your cutting-edge projects in R&D as well as manufacturing with unparalleled precision and throughput, with the lowest cost of ownership for any piezo positioners.
A New Era in Galvo Performance
Aerotech’s Nmark® AGV and Nmark® GCL scanner solution exhibits micrometer-level accuracy over the entire working area. Nmark AGV scanners are designed with high-resolution feedback devices that are thermally stable and exhibit virtually no gain or offset drift. The Nmark GCL uses advanced interpolation electronics to provide up to 26-bits of effective resolution. The AGV and GCL combine to form a high-throughput galvo scanner and servo motion solution for micromachining and marking of parts of unlimited size and complexity.
Aerotech’s new product feature, ThermoComp™, provides much needed relief from nearly all of the effects of thermal instability on the precision positioning components of a machine when using Aerotech equipment.
Who is Aerotech?
Aerotech is a manufacturer of high quality motors, drives, motion controllers, positioning stages, gantries, gimbals/optical mounts, and custom systems, and is uniquely qualified to assist you with all of your motion control and positioning needs. We provide motion control and positioning solutions for applications in semiconductor, automotive, medical, electronics, photonics, imaging, and other industries. We also manufacture custom, vacuum, and cleanroom compatible components and systems.
nano Motion Technology presents Aerotech’s nanopositioners for laboratory and industrial applications. Products include single- and dual-axis linear nanopositioners with 1 nm resolution, ±250 nm accuracy, and travels from 25 mm to 160 mm; rotary nanopositioners with 0.01 arc-second resolution, 0.005 arc-second in-position stability, and 360° continuous rotation; nanopositioning goniometers; and vertical lift and “Z” stages.
Rotary Stages: Precision in Motion
Aerotech’s rotary stages are used in industrial robots, fiber optics and photonics, vision systems, machine tools, assembly, semiconductor equipment, medical component laser machining, electronic manufacturing and other high-performance industrial automation applications. This brochure outlines our large selection of rotary stages including direct-drive models that use our own brushless rotary servomotors, as well as worm-gear-driven models.
Linear Motors Brochure
Aerotech’s brushless linear servomotors are ideal for robots, actuators, positioning stages, fiberoptics/photonics alignment and positioning, assembly, machine tools, semiconductor equipment, electronic manufacturing, vision systems, and in many other industrial automation applications that require high-speed/high-accuracy motion. This brochure provides an overview of our full line of U-channel and flat brushless linear servomotors.
Aerotech supplies Cartesian robots for many of the world’s largest manufacturers. These systems are carefully engineered to provide superior performance in a variety of applications. With our extensive line of products, Aerotech can deliver the ideal gantry customized to meet your unique application requirements. Download this brochure for an overview of Aerotech’s Cartesian gantries.
Linear Motors Application Guide
The guide discusses the history, design and application of linear motors. It includes a comparison of the different types of linear motors, linear motor benefits, commutation, specialty and custom linear motors and a quick selection guide.
Aerotech nanopositioners provide the nanometer-level linear accuracy and sub-arc-second rotary accuracy required for today’s leading research and development efforts. The exceptional performance coupled with long travel makes Aerotech nanopositioners the logical choice when involved in cutting-edge research and development as well as mass production of precision devices.
Integrated Galvo and Motion Control
Aerotech’s Nmark™ VCT and Nmark™ GRC products provide a comprehensive galvo control package for both vector and graphics based marking applications. Galvo motion and operating parameters can be controlled directly from within the Automation 3200 program space providing a single, integrated development environment for galvo and traditional linear/rotary axis applications.
Coordinated Scanner and Servo Motion
Aerotech’s Nmark™ SSaM is a synchronized scanner and motion controller supporting the industry standard XY2-100 interface. Residing on Aerotech's advanced Automation 3200 software-based motion controller's FireWire® network, the Nmark™ SSaM can be connected with any other A3200 components, including linear and PWM intelligent servo amplifiers, drive racks, and stepper motor controllers.
Motion Designer Enhanced Machine Performance Toolkit
This brochure showcases Aerotech's Motion Designer, an easy-to-use software GUI for generating or importing motion trajectories, and running and then evaluating the trajectory. Motion Designer saves high-level program development and enhances your system's performance.
MotionPAC Integrated Automation
The A3200 MotionPAC is a software-based Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) that is completely integrated with the A3200 motion controller.
Surface Measurement Motion Platform [SMP]
Advance to the next level of surface measurement technology by utilizing Aerotech's Surface Measurement Motion Platform (SMP). The SMP is a complete multi-axis motion system that is specifically designed to provide an ideal motion platform for surface measurement applications. The SMP is optimized to provide more flexibility in 2D and 3D contouring, higher precision with nanometer resolution, significantly reduced processing time and minimal footprint.
System Integrator Program
This brochure provides an explanation of Aerotech's System Integrator Program, as well as program benefits.
This brochure provides an overview of a Certified Integrator in Aerotech's System Integrator Program.