Piezo actuators are today the core component in modern, energy-efficient fuel injection systems. They improve engine performance as well as reduce emissions and save fuel.
However, fast response and unrivalled precision are making piezo actuators likewise attractive for a number of further mechatronic tasks.
EPCOS is a leading supplier of customer-specific multilayer piezo actuator solutions. With many years of experience supplying the automotive industries at highest quality levels, EPCOS provides solutions in silver/palladium as well as copper technology.
|Design range of typical parameters||Applications|
|Length||≤ 80 mm|
|Cross section||≤ 10 x 10 mm2|
|Voltage||typ. 160 V|
|Elongation||up to 170 µm|
|Blocking force||up to 6000 N|
|Temperature range||-40 ... +180 °C|
|Lifetime||up to 1010 cycles|
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