Product News: Mechanical Power Transmission
Servo Motor Systems support EtherCAT and Profinet protocols.
Press Release Summary:
August 12, 2014 - Supporting both standard and high pole count commutation, Class 6 SmartMotors deliver fully closed-loop PID control. PID rate is fixed at 62.5 µs with 64 K user program memory and large Cam point memory space for cam tables to >3K points. In addition to dual port Ethernet, SmartMotors include RS-485 half duplex communications port and USB interface for programming, configuration, and live diagnostics. Units provide full floating-point math and trigonometric functions with 32-bit precision results.
Original Press Release
Introducing the New Class 6 Industrial Ethernet SmartMotors in Both Standard and High Pole Count Versions
Press release date: August 1, 2014
These SmartMotors are able to support Standard Industrial Ethernet protocols including: EtherCATand PROFINET. Able to support both standard and high pole count commutation, these products deliver fully closed-loop PID control. Class 6 also features a dedicated high current brake output control.
Dual Port Ethernet (no Ethernet switches or hubs required)
USB interface for programming, configuration and live diagnostics
RS-485 Half Duplex communications port
Modbus Remote Terminal Unit (RTU) Slave (RS-485)
Full floating-point math and trigonometric functions with 32-bit precision results
Dual trajectory generators enabling relative and absolute position moves or velocity moves on top of gearing or camming
Advanced gearing, allowing preset traverse and take-up winding parameters, including dwells and wrap counts
Advanced camming including cubic spline interpolation and dynamic frequency and amplitude changes
Virtual-axis mastering into camming through gearing which enables stand-alone; multi-axis coordinated motion
Programmable and non-programmable protection features (both hardware and software)
On Board local I/O including:
Drive Enable Input
Travel Limit inputs
Differential Encoder bus up to 500k Hz count rate
4 General Use inputs
1 High Speed Input
1 High current output (may be used for external brake)
For additional information and availability on these new Class 6 SmartMotors, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1 (408) 965-3320.