TMC'S Resource Guide 13 Features World's Most Advanced Vibration Control Systems

Monday, May 13, 2013

Peabody, MA, —TMC, a unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies and the world leader in precision floor vibration control, has published its comprehensive Resource Guide 13 that details the company’s extensive line of vibration isolation systems and their recommended applications.

TMC offers a wide array of passive and active vibration control products from simple, inexpensive desktop isolated microscope bases, to virtually any size optical table, to STACIS® active vibration cancellation systems employing vibration sensors, piezoelectric actuators, and digital controllers.

Featured in the guide are recent innovations, including STACIS® iX SEM-Base™ floor platforms for scanning electron microscopes, STACIS® iX Stage-Base™ frame mountable vibration cancellation systems, STACIS® iX LaserTable-Base™ hybrid piezoelectric/air active vibration cancellation systems, and Mag-NetX™ magnetic field cancellation systems. A technical background section is included as a primer on vibration control.

TMC designs and manufactures precision vibration isolation systems for sensitive research and manufacturing processes worldwide. The company’s ISO 9001:2008-certified products include active and passive vibration isolation systems; optical tops, optical table systems, and breadboards; laboratory tables and table top platforms; floor platforms; magnetic field cancellation and electric field shielding systems; and acoustic enclosures.

TMC is a unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies, a pioneer in the development of ultra-precision measurement instruments and a global leader in ultraprecise machine tools and manufacturing systems for the semiconductor, photovoltaic, nanotechnology, military, defense and ophthalmic lens markets.

AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies is a division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of more than $3.3 billion. For more information, contact Steven T. Ryan at Technical Manufacturing Corporation, 15 Centennial Drive, Peabody, MA 01960. Tel: 978-532-6330. Fax: 978-531-8682. E-mail: Website: