MISUMI Factory Automation Components

May 16, 2013


Build On a Compact, Flexible Linear Motion Platform, the LX Series Offer Design Engineers a Wide Range of Options For Production, Testing and Clean Room Equipment Applications.

MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), announces that it will feature live demonstrations of the LX Series linear actuators at ATX Canada, Booth #939. 

MISUMI's LX Series offers a compact, low-profile linear motion platform upon which users can configure thousands of design options to meet their application requirements. Typical applications include: production jigs and machinery, QC testing and measurement devices, assembly, conveyance and other automation system components. 

LX Actuator configuration options include:

         Five different profiles ranging in lengths from 75mm to 600mm.

         Standard or High Precision models with repeatability of +/- 3 to 5 microns. A Certificate of Calibration is provided with precision class actuators.

         Motorized versions with both Metric and NEMA motor mounts (standard motor mounts are included in the price.

         Styles with or without covers, heavy and medium load versions, and models suitable for use in Class 100/ISO Class 5 Clean Room Operations.

         Single or multiple axis configurations, with large selection of standard and custom mounting brackets and angle plates for X/Y, XZ or X/Y/Z configurations.

         Accessories, such as limit sensors and end-of-travel switches, which allow the actuators to be tailored to perform specific functions.

In selecting LX linear actuators, design engineers must consider various specifications, including length of stroke, travel speeds, load to transport, operating environment, and accuracy requirements. Product experts will be available at the booth to provide engineering assistance using MISUMI's easy-to-use online CAD Configurator.


With no minimum order requirement or set-up charges, MISUMI has built its reputation as the premier global supplier of high quality factory automation configurable components. At the heart of the MISUMI business model is the unique on-demand CAD Configurator and easy to navigate website. This unique business model offers customers an effective strategy for reducing costs and gaining competitive advantage through streamlined production and assembly processes and faster time-to-market.   


About MISUMI USA, Inc.

Located in Schaumburg, Illinois, MISUMI USA, Inc. was established in 1988 as a Subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, a part of the MISUMI Group (TOKYO: 9962). MISUMI USA, Inc. is a leading supplier of fixed and configurable components such as Bearings, leader pins, single axis actuators, linear shafts, slotted keys, aluminum extrusions, locating pins, linear guides, XY Stages and other components for factory automation, plastic mold and press die industries.  For a complete list of available components, please visit MISUMI USA.


MISUMI USA, Inc.         

Patrick J. Esposito   

Marketing Communications

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