Products

Airex leads innovations and manufactures precision wound components for military and commercial applications, providing best in class solutions. Our products include:

  • Ironless Linear Motors: Featuring patented coil technology ideal for actuators, precision stages, photonics platforms & more
  • Iron Core Linear Motor: Patented coil technology coupled with a unique toothless design
  • Rotary Motors: Low-cogging, toothless kit motors that range from less than 1″ to over 18″ in diameter
  • Voice Coils: Accurate, dependable, and cost effective custom voice coils
  • Magnetic Bearings: Pioneering Emerging Technology in Linear Motors & Magnetic Bearings

C10 Series Linear Motor

The industry’s most precise, Ultra-low profile Ironless Linear Motor offering:

  • 10.2mm (.4″) x 42.5mm (1.67″) cross-section.
  • Excellent control at low velocity.
  • Superior point-to-point settling time due to our patented coil technology.
  • World class force density with cogless, brushless operation.
  • Enhanced Thermal Path with nickel plated aluminum and premium steel components.
  • Lowest height model in motor family.

C12 Series Linear Motor

The industry’s most precise, low profile Ironless Linear Motor offering:

  • 12.8mm x 42.5 mm cross-section.
  • Excellent speed control ideal for profiling and constant velocity applications.
  • Superior point-to-point settling time due to our patented coil technology.
  • World class force density with coggless, brushless operation.
  • Enhanced thermal path with nickel plated aluminum and premium steel components.
  • Low-profile design, ideal for use in miniature equipment.

C16 Series Linear Motor

The industry’s most precise, low profile Ironless Linear Motor offering:

  • (13 x 64 mm) cross-section
  • Excellent speed control ideal for profiling and constant velocity applications.
  • Superior point-to-point settling time due to our patented coil technology.
  • World class force density with cogless, brushless operation.
  • Enhanced Thermal Path with nickel plated aluminum and premium steel components.
  • High force motor with low profile design.

P12 Linear Motor

The P12 Ironless Linear Motor is the smallest dual-magnet U-channel motor that Airex offers, with a profile of 19.05 by 38.35 mm.

P15 Linear Motor

The P15 Ironless Linear Motor offers precision and high performance within a compact 28.6 mm (1.125”) by 45.6 mm (1.780”) profile.

P16 Linear Motor

Good things come in small packages! With a track width of 19.05 mm and a height of 54.2 mm, the P16 Ironless Linear Motor is a great low-profile motor option with plenty of performance packed in.

P20 Linear Motor

At a width of 35 mm and a height of 86.9 mm, the P20 Ironless Linear Motor is the most powerful motor in the Airex lineup, and the industry standard for dual-magnet, U-channel linear motors.

I-38 Iron Core Linear Motor

Our smallest Iron Core Linear Motor, using our unique toothless technology and patented coil design, provides high force in a small 33.6 x 53.4 mm package.

I-70 Iron Core Linear Motor

The I70 Iron Core Linear Motor features a low-height (35 x 82.6mm) solution for industrial linear motion applications.

Rotary Motors

Airex Rotary Motor Designs are low-cogging, toothless kit motors that range from less than 1″ to over 18″ in diameter. Design and manufacturing steps include computer-aided design, prototype development, performance verification and environmental testing. In optical and magnetic data storage systems, this rotary motor will provide the highest value in an exceptionally small package.

Features

  • Exceptionally high peak torque
  • Powerful rare earth magnets
  • Toothless low cogging stator
  • Thermally conductive design
  • Extra large air gap for easy installation
  • Fully molded windings
  • Internal thermistor & case thermostat
  • Simple mounting on 6.25″ bold circle
  • Sinusoidal or hall effect commutation
  • 6′ Cable standard

Magnetic Bearings

Airex has experience in Magnetic Bearing Development for both Lorenz and Maxwell Actuators. These technologies have been combined with Motor Technology in rotary configuration with inside or outside positioned rotors to meet varying customer requirements. We continue to develop our innovative application of Lorenz actuators to linear systems and our goal is to remain at the forefront of this technology. Applications are becoming more common for cost effective, magnetic bearing platforms in both DoD and commercial environments.

Features

  • Low speed positioning
  • Super low velocity ripple
  • Infinite stiffness
  • Scheduled force vs. torque
  • Components and systems
  • Rotary and linear configurations
  • Lorentz and Maxwell designs
  • Combination motor – bearing technology
  • Integrated sensors
  • Amplifiers and electronic controls
  • Military and commercial applications
  • Hard vacuum applications

Voice Coils

Airex delivers accurate, dependable, and cost effective custom designs;from prototypes to medium volume manufactured products; all built to exacting customer specifications under our AS9100 Quality System. Airex designed Voice Coil Actuators provide consistent performance and optimized integration into the finished product. We provide a short design cycle and a one-stop solution to system integration to an industry with short product life cycles.

Airex also manufactures a variety of custom Voice Coil Assemblies to customer prints. In these high precision applications, we utilize inherent knowledge and tooling to meet demanding application requirements with highly fluctuating demand. These projects are often linked to systems in conjunction with our low- cogging linear and rotary motors where performance is critical to the end use

Contact Airex for your design, development, prototype, or assembly project. Our extensive manufacturing history as well as our quality standards provide us with the unique expertise in the development and manufacture of electromagnetic components.

Features

  • Custom Configurations
  • Low Inductance Coils
  • Low Mass Coils
  • High Speed Performance
  • High Thermal Conductivity
  • Strokes from .000001 to 10 mm
  • Moving Coil or Moving Magnet
  • Custom Components or Assemblies
  • Bearing-less Designs
  • Extra Large Air Gaps

Contact Us Today to Learn More About our Products or to Request a Quote!

About Airex

AIREX is a leading innovator and manufacturer of precision wound components for military and commercial applications - providing best in class solutions.