PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. Datasheets for Piezoelectric Actuators

Piezoelectric actuators are devices that produce a small displacement with a high force capability when voltage is applied. 
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Product Name Notes
PICA Stack Piezo Actuator -- P-010.xxP – P-056.xxP Extra-High Reliability for High-Level Dynamics and High-Temperature Applications Based on the PIC 255 material, PICA™-Power piezoelectric translators are optimized for high-temperature working conditions and high-duty-cycle dynamic applications. With PI's extensive...
PICA Stack Piezo Actuato -- P-007 – P-056 Ultra-High Reliability, High Displacement, Low Power Requirements PICA™-Stack translators are specifically designed for high-duty-cycle applications. With our extensive applications knowledge, gained over several decades, we know how to build performance...
PICA Power Piezo Actuators -- P-025.xxH PICA™ Thru translators are hollow Piezoelectric stack actuators, offered in a large variety of standard shapes and sizes with additional custom designs to meet all customer requirements. They combine the...
PICMA® Stack Multilayer Ring Actuator -- P-080 These tubular multilayer stack actuators (ring actuators) run on lower voltage and provide higher forces than conventional piezo tubes. They extend axially when a voltage is applied. They are manufactured...
PICMA® Bender Piezo Actuator -- P-871 Closed - Loop Operation for Superior Accuracy Cofired, Polymer-Free Multilayer Piezo Design Nanometer-Range Resolution Deflection up to 1.6 mm Ceramic Insulation for Extended Lifetime Ideal for Scanning Applications Manufactured from...
PiezoMove High-Stiffness Linear Piezo Actuators -- P-602 Closed-Loop Option Frictionless Flexure Guiding System for Straight Motion Integrated Motion Amplifier for Travel Ranges to 1 mm High Dynamics and Stiffness, Forces to 400 N, Backlash-Free Construction Outstanding Lifetime...
PICMA® Bender Piezo Actuators -- PL112 – PL140 Displacement to 2 mm Fast response in the ms range Nanometer resolution Low operating voltage Operating temperature up to 150 °C PICMA® Multilayer Bender Elements with High Reliability Operating voltage...
Bimorph Piezo Disk Translators With Long Travel Range -- P-286 / P-288 / P-289 Displacement to 200 µm Sub-nm Resolution Low Cost Flat Design For Small Forces Displacement to 200 µm Closed Loop Bimoph Benders (to 2 mm Travel) Disk Translators belong to the...
PICMA® Bender Piezo Actuator -- PD410 Displacement to 500 µm Fast response in the ms range Nanometer resolution Low operating voltage PICMA® Multilayer Bender Elements with High Reliability Operating voltage 0 to 60 V. Bidirectional displacement,...
Preloaded Piezo Actuator -- P-840 / P-841 Displacement to 90 Micron Pushing Forces to 1000 N Preloaded for Pulling Forces to 50 N Sub-Millisecond Response Sub-Nanometer Resolution Options: Ball Tip, Vacuum Versions
Linear Actuators with PIShift Piezomotor -- N-412 Easy frontal mounting Silent: Operating frequency to >20 kHz Velocity over 5 mm/s Sub-micron resolution Holding force to 10 N Low operating voltage to 48 Vpp Self-locking, no heat generation...
PICA Power Piezo Actuators -- P-212
PICA Power Piezo Actuators -- P-216
PICA Power Piezo Actuators -- P-225
PICA Power Piezo Actuators -- P-235
Extremely High Stiffness Pushing Forces to 30,000 N Pulling Forces to 3500 N Travel Range to 180 Micron Options: Versions for Vacuum, High- and Low-Temperatures and with Water-Resistant Case
PiezoMove Flexure-Guided Linear Actuators -- P-601 Flexure Guidance for Frictionless, Ultra-Straight Motion Travel Ranges to 400 Micron Resolution to 0.2 Nanometer High Dynamics and Stiffness PICMA® High-Performance Piezo Actuators Open and Closed-Loop Versions Ideal for...
Cost-Efficient PiezoMove Linear Flexure Actuators -- P-603 Flexure guides for linear motion with minimum tip and tilt Travel ranges to 500 µm Optimized design for manufacturing in large quantities Available with integrated position sensor Precision-Classpiezo Linear Actuator...
PiezoMike Linear Actuators -- N-472 High stability and Holding force >100 N Self-locking at rest even when closed-loop control is switched off Travel range 7.5 mm and 13 mm Compact design with integrated incremental encoder...
PiezoMike Linear Actuators -- N-470 Holding force >100 N Step size 20 nm Travel range 7.4 mm to 26 mm Compact design Feed force 22 N Lifetime >1,000,000,000 steps Mounting thread or shank Versions with...
Compact PiezoMove Linear Actuators -- P-604 Lightweight and compact: 4 g and <13 mm × 20 mm footprint Travel range 300 µm Optimized design for manufacturing in large quantities Customer-specific adaptations can be provided Standard-Class Piezo...
Preloaded Piezo Actuator -- P-842 Outstanding lifetime due to PICMA® piezo actuators Travel range to 90 µm Push forces to 800 N Pull forces to 300 N Microsecond response Subnanometer resolution Vacuum versions, optional water-resistant...
Preloaded Piezo Actuator -- P-820 Outstanding Lifetime Due to PICMA® Piezo Actuators Travel Range to 45 μm Pushing Forces to 50 N Pulling Forces to 10 N Sub-Millisecond Response Sub-Nanometer Resolution Optional Ball Tip The...
Linear Actuators with PIShift Piezomotor -- N-422 Simple integration: Two mounting versions Quiet: Drive frequency >20 kHz Velocity over 5 mm/s Sub-micron resolution Holding force to 10 N Low operating voltage to 48 Vpp Self-locking, no...
PICA Shear Actuator -- P-111 – P-151 Single and multi-axis versions Travel ranges to 10 × 10 × 10 µm Extreme reliability: >109 cycles Picometer resolution Short lead times Piezo shear actuators Operating voltage -250 to...
Round PICMA® Stack Multilayer Piezo Actuators -- P-088 Superior lifetime Ideal for dynamic operation Flexible, adaptable overall height OEM versions available without stranded wires Multilayer stack actuators The actuators are easily scaled, thanks to the stacked construction, flexible...
PICMA® Chip Actuator -- PL0xx Superior lifetime Ultra-compact: From 2 mm × 2 mm × 2 mm Ideal for dynamic operation Microsecond response Sub-nanometer resolution Piezo Linear Actuator with PICMA® Multilayer Technology Operating voltage -20...
Piezo Actuator -- P-810 / P-830 Travel Range to 60 Micron Pushing Forces to 1000 N Pulling Forces to 5 N Sub-ms Response Sub-Nanometer Resolution
Preloaded Piezo Actuator -- P-843
Preloaded Piezo Actuator -- P-844
Preloaded Piezo Actuator -- P-845
Travel Range to 90 Micron Pushing Forces to 3000 N Preloaded for Pulling Forces to 700 N Sub-ms Response Sub-Nanometer Resolution Options: Vacuum Versions, Water-Resistant Case
DuraAct Patch Transducer -- P-876 Useable as actuator, sensor or energy generator Cost-effective Min. bending radii of down to 12 mm Compact design Individual solutions Patch transducer Functionality as actuator and sensor component. Nominal operating...