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PI (Physik Instrumente) provides the broadest and deepest portfolio of precision motion technologies in the world. PI USA complies with the US laws for export controlled technologies.

The PI US head office in Auburn, MA features R&D, engineering, repair, sales, service facilities, application labs, a large warehouse, and nanometrology equipment for test & calibration. PI USA is ITAR registered, and equipped to handle your COTS or custom precision motion control/piezo/nanopositioning system requirements.

PI is a leading manufacturer of precision motion systems for photonics, bio-nanotechnology, medical device & semiconductor applications, including Linear Stages, Microscope Stages, Motor Controllers, Piezo Flexure Stages, Piezo Nanopositioning Systems, Piezo Ceramic Motors and Hexapod 6-Axis Stages.

PI has over 40 years' experience, developing and manufacturing standard & custom precision products with piezoceramic and electromagnetic drives. PI has been ISO 9001 certified since 1994 and provides innovative, high-quality solutions for OEM and research.

PI is present worldwide with eleven subsidiaries, design & manufacturing centers on 3 continents and total staff of 850. Together with our air bearing products and PI miCos motorized product lines, we can offer the broadest spectrum of high precision motion systems in the world.

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Ceramic Actuators and Custom Subassemblies (Linear Actuators) PI Ceramic piezoelectric actuators offer today's motion engineer and scientist a practical way to achieve extremely high positioning accuracy, shortest possible response times, best dynamic operation... (View Full Article)
MicroPositioning Fundamentals (Linear Actuators) MicroPositioning Solutions * Manually driven linear stages from with 6 to 150 mm travel * Optional piezo drives providing 1 nanometer resolution * Motorized translation stages from 5 to 306 mm (12")... (View Full Article)