Application example

Water jet cutting device

Requirements

Cutting with waterjet requires the exact and fast movement of the cutting head over the workpiece in order to produce evenly smooth edges and also to quickly cut complex geometries.


Solution

Franke linear motor module FTH Drive with integrated direct drive.


Bearing solution used


Advantages

Custom-made as light aluminium construction for low weight and dynamic movement. The linear motor is integrated into the rail profile, making the axis very flat and requiring little installation space. Base body made of aluminium and running rods made of stainless steel make the system insensitive to moisture.