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Choosing a Linear Stage? Top five things to know

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There are a wide variety of types of linear stages, using different types of controls, motors, bearings, and drive components. This allows users to find a good fit for their application, but it takes some consideration of what the requirements are and some understanding of the options available. This article describes 5 things you should consider when making this selection including: your minumum requiremetns, performance characterstics, control and integration, learning curve and ease of use, and finally, price.