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Roboteq, Inc

8426 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ, 85260, US

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Test & Measuring Instruments

I/O Expansion Card broadens applications for Raspberry PI.

October 16, 2013

Stacked on top of 700 MHz Raspberry PI SBC, RIO (Raspberry I/O) creates 65 x 85 x 20 mm embedded control and navigation computer. It adds 13 inputs that can be configured as digital inputs, 0–5 V analog inputs with 12-bit resolution, or pulse inputs capable of pulse width, duty cycle, or frequency capture. Also, 8 digital outputs are provided for driving loads up to 1 A each at up to 24 V. Other features include 32-bit ARM Cortex M4 MCU, RS232 and TTL serial ports, and CANbus interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Magnetic Sensor guides robotic vehicles along invisible tracks.

May 16, 2013

With resolution of 1 mm, MGS1600C detects and reports position of magnetic field along its horizontal axis. This 165 mm-wide sensor measures its lateral distance from center of track from height of up to 60 mm, accommodating line-following robotic applications that rely upon adhesive magnetic tape on floor. Enclosed in IP64-rated plastic enclosure, product comes with 2 m, 16-wire, round cable sealed in sensor and offers RS232, USB, CANbus, analog, and PWM ports. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Brushless DC Motor Controller targets robotics, automation.

April 9, 2013

Able to accept commands from analog pedal/joystick, standard R/C radio, USB, CAN, or RS232 interface, SBL1360 can directly drive hall-sensor equipped brushless DC motor up to 30 A at up to 60 V. Basic Language Interpreter can execute 50,000+ Basic instructions per second, and motor's hall sensors are used to measure speed and travelled distance. Featuring up to 4 analog, 6 digital, and 5 pulse inputs, intelligent controller supports operation optimization via ~80 configurable parameters. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Magnetic Sensor guides robotic vehicles along tape-based tracks.

January 10, 2013

With customizable functionality offered via Basic-like scripting language, 160 mm wide MGS1600 detects and reports position of magnetic field along its horizontal axis as based on adhesive magnetic tape used to form track guide on floor. Advanced signal processing is used to measure lateral distance from center of track from heights up to 60 mm, and position resolution is 1 mm. Supplied with various ports to output position information, sensor can detect and manage up to 2-way forks. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Smart Brushless DC Motor Controller suits automation and robotics.

November 5, 2012

Capable of driving brushless DC motor up to 120 A at up to 50 V, MBL1650 accepts commands from analog pedal/joystick, R/C radio, USB, CAN, or RS232 interface. It uses motor hall sensors to measure speed and travel distance, and operates motor in open- or closed-loop speed or position mode with 1 kHz update rate. Measuring 4.45 x 5.5 x 0.78 in., unit includes 4 analog, 6 digital, and 5 pulse inputs and two 1.5 A digital outputs. Product features overheat, stall, and short circuit protection. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean

Brushless DC Motor Controller targets EVs and robotics.

August 26, 2011

Featuring intelligent current sensing that automatically limits each power output to 75 A in all load conditions, HBL2350 can simultaneously drive 2 brushless DC motors at up to 50 V. Unit comes in 9.0 x 5.5 x 1.6 in. extruded aluminum case and accepts commands from analog pedal/joystick, standard R/C radio, USB, or RS232 interface. Dual channels can be operated independently or combined, and motors may be operated in open- or closed-loop speed or position modes with 1 kHz update rate. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Brushless DC Motor Controller targets small electric vehicles.

August 24, 2011

Built into 9.0 x 5.5 x 1.6 in. extruded aluminum case, which also serves as heat sink, dual-channel Model HBL2350 can simultaneously drive 2 brushless DC motors up to 75 A each at up to 50 V. Controller includes up to 11 analog, 19 digital, and 6 pulse inputs, and accepts commands from analog pedal/joystick, standard R/C radio, USB, or RS232 interface. Basic Language Interpreter, capable of executing over 50,000 Basic instructions/sec, can be used to write scripts for adding custom functions. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Intelligent DC Motor Controller directly drives two motors.

June 1, 2011

Model SDC2130 drives 2 DC motors at 20 A each, or one motor up to 40 A. Able to switch automatically from one mode to another, it accepts commands from analog joystick, R/C radio, USB, or RS232 interface, and Basic Language Interpreter can execute over 50,000 instructions/sec. Current sensing and overheat, stall, and short circuit protection are also included. Featuring 70 x 60 mm, board-level open-frame design, unit has up to 4 analog, 6 digital, and 4 pulse inputs. Read More

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