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The KGT 6 60 spindle axis

Now also with new servo controller


Linear technology by item

Linear Units, Motors, Gearboxes and Controllers – all from a single source. Unique configuration software is used to design the optimum solution that is neither oversized nor undersized.

Your fully inclusive, worry-free package

  • Wide selection of drive solutions
  • Software for speedy selection and design tasks
  • Preconfigured and ready-to-install automation solutions

Precision and dynamics with long travel

Linear Unit KGT 6 60 P20 is perfect for high-precision applications. An encapsulated ball screw drive on the inside ensures the carriage is reliably positioned while keeping everything running smoothly with minimal vibration over long travel distances.

Linear Unit KGT 6 60 P20

  • Repeatability: 0.01 mm
  • Smooth running over long travel – max. 2600 mm
  • Max. speed: 1 m/s
  • Travelling spindle supports prevent loss of dynamics

Compact and highly integrated

Servo Controller BL 1-04/C includes all key functions and interfaces as standard. A single-phase controller with short sampling times and a cutting-edge programming environment make productive applications possible.

Servo Controller BL 1-04/C

  • Fieldbus and STO interfaces as standard
  • Compact design – very space-saving solution
  • Rapid startup using item MotionSoft
  • Efficient programming of motion profiles, including I/O simulation

Turnkey all-in-one package

item MotionKits are turnkey solutions in three set stroke lengths at attractive package prices. These perfectly coordinated, all-in-one packages consist of a Linear Unit KGT 6 60, Motor and Controller.

item MotionKits

  • 3 lengths – 600 mm, 1400 mm, 2600 mm
  • One-stop shop: Linear Unit, Motor, Controller
  • Attractive package price
  • Can be combined for multi-axis handling

Custom configuration

The unique configuration software item MotionDesigner (iMD) takes your data and finds your ideal combinations of Linear Unit, Motor and Controller in a matter of seconds. This ensures you get a package that suits your transport task 100%.

item MotionDesigner

  • Configure perfectly coordinated solutions
  • Input limits are dynamically adjusted
  • Video tutorials with tips and assistance
  • Full documentation for your drive solution

The item Automation System

Get an overview of the complete item linear technology portfolio or take some inspiration from a whole host of example applications.

Why item?

item Industrietechnik is the pioneer in building kit systems for industrial applications and a global market leader.


item has been developing and distributing high-quality solutions for engineering machinery, fixtures and plants since 1976.

Selection & availability

The product portfolio comprises more than 4,000 high-quality components that can be supplied very quickly thanks to our state-of-the-art logistics systems.

Everything for state-of-the-art production

item helps its customers build machine bases, work benches, automation solutions and lean production applications.

Personal advice

We will be happy to advise you on your individual application: