THK CHUO

What’s “Precision stage”

THK CHUO stages are modular products that can be placed and positioned as you require.
They are equipped with 3 mechanisms: a guide, a feed, and a clamp.

Stage Mechanism Example
Stage Mechanism Example
Type of stage
X Stage XY Stage Z Stage Z Lift Stage Rotary Stage Goniometer Stage
X Stage XY Stage Z Stage Z Lift Stage Rotary Stage Goniometer Stage

A lineup of both manual and motorized stages for precision positioning is available.
Travel direction, travel amount, size, accuracy/performance, and function specifications can be suited to each customer's needs.

Usage Examples

Manual Stages

  • Adjusting CCD camera position
    Adjusting CCD camera position
  • Adjusting the camera position for glass substrate or film inspection machines
    Adjusting the camera position for glass substrate or film inspection machines
  • Adjusting the focus or position of microscope samples
    Adjusting the focus or position of microscope samples
  • Positioning laser displacement meters
    Positioning laser displacement meters
  • Positioning laser displacement meters
    Positioning laser displacement meters
  • Adjusting prober position
    Adjusting prober position

Motorized Stages

  • Use as a laser repair device sample platform
    Use as a laser repair device sample platform
  • Use with microscope image synthesis
    Use with microscope image synthesis
  • Use as a mapping device sample platform
    Use as a mapping device sample platform

Product Lineup

Manual Stages

Features
  • Selecting a manual stage is easy because the stage surface dimensions, travel amount, travel accuracy, etc., are made clear.
  • The stage surface mounting screw holes and base surface mounting holes are compatible, enabling them to be combined to suit customer specifications.
  • Almost all stages are equipped with a clamping mechanism as standard.

Fix Stages

Rack & Pinion Stages

Tilt Stages

Tilt/Rotary Stages

Z Lift Stages

Rotary Stages

XZ, YZ, XYZ Stage

Slim Stages, Cross Roller Stages

High-Grade Stages

Thin VB Stages

Motorized Stages

Features
  • Selecting a motorized stage is easy because the stage surface dimensions, travel amount, accuracy, etc., are made clear.
  • The stage surface and base bottom surfaces of motorized stages are interchangeable, enabling multi-axis combination to suit customer specifications.

High-Grade Stages

30mm x 30mm (φ30mm) Compact Stages

Cross Roller Stages

Ball Bushing Stages

High-Precision/High-Rigidity Stages

Z Lift Stages

Tilt Stages

Actuators

Micro Scanning Stages

Customizable Product Information

Product Special Order Example

Mount a limit sensor to a motorized stage
Mount a limit sensor to a motorized stage
Change the clamp position over to the operating side
Change the clamp position over to the operating side
Make the knob or handle larger
Make the knob or handle larger
Increase the handle length
Increase the handle length