Technical Articles

ABTech, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Sensing and Measurement Instruments)
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ABTech Manufacturing creates the first measurement and automatic loading system for ultra-precise, ultra-thin optical films in just 3 months....
(Bearings and Bushings)
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ABTech's 5-Axis air bearing project was designed and built for the National Ignition Facility at Lawrence Livermore Labs. The National Ignition Facility, or NIF is a stadium sized facility used to...
(Bearings and Bushings)
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NASA needed a machine that would safely and quickly produce optics for their long-delayed NuSTAR X-ray telescope. The scientists at NASA challenged ABTech to develop a multifunctional machine that...
(Manufacturing Equipment and Components)
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What does it take to implement an MRP system?...
(Bearings and Bushings)
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We've seen some very interesting requests with unique applications for our air bearings over the years. One recurring request is for rotary air bearings as turntables in high-end "record players"....
(Bearings and Bushings)
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18,000 RPM Air Bearing Spindles for Image Scanning in Harsh Conditions The Challenge: Design an inspection system for a European high-speed rail system - that must function accurately in harsh...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
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ABTech Manufacturing creates five-axis platform for nanometer/sub-arc second processing around its ultra-precision air bearings and Renishaw SiGNUMTM position encoders. When a leading manufacturer of...
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
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AT400, 2000LBS, Rotational Accuracies better than 5ยต", No Problem....ABTech Inc. started with an AT400 series rotary air bearing table capable of holding 2,000 lbs with certified rotational accuracies...