E-861 PiezoWalk® NEXACT® Controller

Networkable Controller for NEXACT® Linear Drives and Positioners

E-861 PiezoWalk® NEXACT® Controller
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  • High-speed encoder input
  • Macro programmable for stand-alone functionality
  • Data recorder
  • Nonvolatile EEPROM for macros and parameters
  • Daisy chain networking

Digital servo controller for NEXACT® piezo motors

1 axis. Supports motion types of the PiezoWalk® drives: Nanostepping mode for longer distances. Highly dynamic positioning within one step with resolutions below one nanometer.

Interfaces and communication

USB and RS-232 interfaces for commanding. A/B quadrature encoder input. TTL inputs for limit and reference point switches. I/O lines (analog/digital) for automation. Interface for analog joystick. Daisy chain networking for up to 16 axes operated via a common computer interface.

Extensive functions, software support

Powerful macro command language. Nonvolatile macro storage, e.g., for stand-alone operation with autostart macro. Data recorder. PID controller, parameter changing during operation. Extensive software support, e.g., for LabVIEW, C, C++, MATLAB, Python. PIMikroMove user software.

Fields of application

  • 2-photon microscopy, confocal microscopy
  • 3-D imaging
  • Laser technology
  • Interferometry
  • Biotechnology
  • Micromanipulation
  • Autofocus with high demands on travel range

Specifications

Datasheet

Datasheet E-861

Version / Date
2018-03-09
Version / Date
2018-03-09
Version / Date
2018-06-06
Document language
pdf - 107 KB
pdf - 109 KB
pdf - 500 KB

Downloads

Datasheet

Datasheet

Datasheet E-861

Version / Date
2018-03-09
Version / Date
2018-03-09
Version / Date
2018-06-06
Document language
pdf - 107 KB
pdf - 109 KB
pdf - 500 KB

Documentation

Documentation

Short Instructions MS242EK

Digital Motor Controllers and Drivers: C-663 / C-863 / C-867 / C-877 / C-884 / E-861 / E-871 / E-872.401 / E-873
Version / Date
2.1.0 10/2019
Version / Date
2.1.0 10/2019
Document language
pdf - 2 MB
pdf - 2 MB
Documentation

Technical Note N310T0011

NEXACT® Technology
Version / Date
2017-02-07
Document language English
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Documentation

User Manual PZ205

E-861 NEXACT® Controller
Version / Date
2010-07-26
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

General Software Documentation

User Manual A000T0067

Information on the PIStages3 database. What must be considered when changing from PIStages2 to PIStages3.
Version / Date
2020-01-13
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual PZ208

GCS LabVIEW Driver Set for E-861 Nexact Controller
Version / Date
5.8.1 2010-02-26
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual SM156

PIStages3Editor for editing the PIStages3 database
Version / Date
2.0.0 2019-03-01
Version / Date
2.0.0 2019-03-01
Document language
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual SM154

Merge Tool for use with Driver Sets for NI LabVIEW Software
Version / Date
6.18.0 2018-10-16
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual SM146

GCS Array Data Format
Version / Date
1.2.1
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual SM155

PI MATLAB Driver GCS 2.0
Version / Date
1.1.0 2016-02-29
Version / Date
1.1.0 2016-02-29
Document language
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual PZ181

GCS Driver Set for use with NI LabVIEW Software, for Controllers with Analog Inputs
Version / Date
6.3.1
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Technical Note A000T0032

PI Update Finder: Updating software without internet connection
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Technical Note A000T0028

PI Update Finder: Description and general instruction
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual SM148

PIMikroMove
Version / Date
2.14.0 2020-01-30
Document language English
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General Software Documentation

Software Manual SM151E

PI GCS2 DLL
Version / Date
2.10.0 2019-08-26
Document language English
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