New line of WGS motorized linear stages

New WGS Motorized Linear Stage Available On Line

WATERBURY, CT – Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a recognized leader in linear and rotary motion solutions, has announced the release of its new line of WGS motorized linear stages.

New line of WGS motorized linear stage

New line of WGS motorized linear stages

The WGS line is now directly integrated into Haydon Kerk’s step motor family using its patented design. The motorized WGS can be ordered and shipped within 24 hours from the Haydon Kerk e-commerce website at

Compact, powerful design

The WGS family of linear slides utilizes technology that greatly improves moment load stability over previously released technologies.  The WGS can now be directly coupled to size 17 and size 23 step motors. Which provide a compact, powerful design. The integrated motorized WGS solution helps simplify design by eliminating assembly time and previously required couplings. This by utilizing the patented bolt-on design.

With over 20 lead screw configurations and multiple motor size and stack options, the number of possible custom solutions is virtually endless. HaydonKerk expert applications and sales engineers are available to help select the best combination for a particular  application.


The WGS motorized linear stage is ideal for a variety of applications. Blood analyzers, microscopy stages, auto-samplers, industrial x-y stages, semiconductor inspection equipment and other custom x, y or z stages that require a self-contained guide rail and drive mechanism are some common ones.