At IMTS 2016 in Chicago, the company’s demonstration showed how Nippon Pulse (Radford, VA) linear motors can achieve both linear and circular interpolation functions in a manufacturing setting.
Nippon offers a variety of motion control products, many that are suitable for the subtractive manufacturing market. It offers standard, customizable and fully custom versions of its patented linear shaft motor, linear stages and stepper motors, as well as electronics to drive them.
Additional applications include:
- Laser processing.
- Electrical discharge machining.
- Engraving and etching.
- Grinding and shaping.