Company Profile

Techno Inc.

Techno Sommer, established in 1986, offers CNC technology and automation components to the industrial and educational markets. Products include industrial CNC routers, CNC cutting tools, educational CNC routers, linear motion systems, linear motion componenets, and grippers.

Company Info



  • in Acme Lead Screws

    Techno, Inc. offers inch/metric acme lead screws and nuts. Acme inch lead screws feature a stainless steel construction, 2G thread-forms, and a standard rolled/center-less ground design. These screws have 4 to 16 thread options, OD sizes ranging from 1/4" to 1", and lead sizes ranging from 0.050" to 1.200". Anti-backlash metric super-nuts come in nominal diameters up to 1", they have an acetal with PTFE material construction, and can handle design loads up to 400 lbs.

  • in Ball Screw Actuators

    Techno Inc. is a manufacturer of linear motion components including linear rails, carriages, actuators and accessories. Techno Inc.'s ball screw models include acme screws in inch and metric sizes and ball screws in stock length up to 6 feet.

  • in Ball Slides

    Techno, Inc. offers light and medium duty ball slides constructed from steel and aluminum materials. Light duty ball slides are compact, self-cleaning, highly accurate, long-living, and low in friction. These slides have 0.0005"/inch straight line accuracies, travel ranges from 0.50" to 8", static load capacities ranging from 1.5 to 40 lbs, and lengths ranging from 0.75" to 10".

  • in Crossed Roller Slides

    Techno, Inc. offers crossed roller slides for higher load and impact resistance applications. These slides have travel ranges from 0.50 to 6.00, static load capacities ranging from 30 to 704 lbs, 0.0001" repeatability ratings, and dimensions ranging from 1.06 x 0.32 x 0.56 to 9 x 1 x 2.62. They are constructed from stainless steel, hardened steel, aluminum, and black anodized materials.

  • in Gantry Systems

    Techno Linear Motion Systems manufactures the LCT gantry system, featuring a compact design, 2, 3 or 4 axis servo option, 6" or 14" gantry clearance, electronics, cabling and software for a wide range of applications.

  • in Guides/Rails

    Technico offers isel linear rails, compatible isel carriages, and linear carriage accessories in the following configurations: eccentric/concentric rollers, long/short bearings, bearing/roller carriages, linear bearings, rails, double rails, etc. Series 1 double rails have nominal lengths ranging from 300 to 3000mm, 12mm diameter steel shafts, and 6.5mm diameter hardened spacers.

  • in Multi Axis Positioning Tables

    Techno, Inc. offers standard duty X-Y positioning tables. These tables are available with inline or side mount motor orientations, and they come in crank handle, stepper servo, or no motor configurations.

  • in Positioning Tables

    Techno Inc Linear Motion Systems manufactures standard duty multi-axis positioning tables for a variety of applications. These products are available in many configurations to suit custom requirements.

  • in Rotary Positioning Tables

    Techno, Inc. offers rotary positioning tables in reduction, compact, and precision gear configurations. Model ZR20 rotary tables feature 20:1 reductions, small footprints, belt/timing pulley reductions, 4 tapped M6 holes, and stepper motor applications. These tables can handle speeds up to 60 RPM, holding torques up to 14 Nm, and maximum loads to 10 kg.

  • in Slides

    Techno Inc. offers crossed roller slides, light duty and medium duty ball slides, minuature and sub-miniature positioning slides with load capacities from 40 to 205 lbs. designed for smooth and accurate travel.

  • in XY Stages & Tables

    Techno Inc. - a division of Linear Motion Systems - manufactures actuator XY tables, standard-duty linear slide XY tables, heavy duty linear slide XY tables, narrow profile linear slide XY tables, and belt driven XY tables. The linear slide tables are available in face to face and right angle mount configurations, while the belt driven tables feature 500 mm x 500 mm to 1000 mm x 3000 mm travel.