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Soft Controller offers network failure detection feature.

Soft Controller offers network failure detection feature.

ACS Motion Control    Plymouth, MN 55447
Apr 10, 2014 Available with SPiiPlusSC soft controller, NetworkBoost™ feature indicates exact failure location within EtherCAT network, minimizing troubleshooting and repair time. In addition, NetworkBoost enables network to resume and continue its normal operation without replacing failed cable. Product is designed for all ACS EtherCAT network systems and production machines where downtime is expensive and must be minimized.

Crush Cut Positioning System eliminates human error.

Dienes Corporation    Spencer, MA 01562
Apr 09, 2014 Capable of going as narrow as .500 in., QUICK SET 0.5 can automatically position hundreds of knife holders simultaneously, within seconds rather than hours, with extreme accuracy. System eliminates potential human errors and optimizes setup time, allowing customers to reduce scrap.

Single-Axis Drive/Controller  works with electric actuators.

Single-Axis Drive/Controller works with electric actuators.

Tolomatic, Inc.    Hamel, MN 55340 9499
Apr 02, 2014 Combining servo or stepper drive and controller, ACS (Actuator Control Solution) works with electric actuators to create single-axis linear motion solution for replacing pneumatic cylinders and automating processes. Drives are controlled from PLC or master controller via 24 Vdc digital I/O, 0–10 Vdc or 4–20 mA analog I/O, and Ethernet or Modbus RTU over RS-485. Capable of infinite position capability, servo/controller operates on 10-60 Vdc bus, while stepper drive/controller operates on 24 Vdc.

DC Motor Speed Control supports dynamic braking.

DC Motor Speed Control supports dynamic braking.

Bodine Electric Company    Northfield, IL 60093
Feb 13, 2014 Housed in NEMA 1/IP-20 enclosure, Model 0794 provides smooth speed control for PMDC gearmotors and motors. Forward-Brake-Reverse switch allows dynamic braking for applications where motor needs to be manually and infrequently reversed. Accepting 115 Vac, 50/60 Hz, 1-phase input, control supports motor power ratings of 7/16 hp at 90 Vdc or 5/8 hp at 130 Vdc. It is suited for bi-directional applications such as conveyors, packaging machines, medical devices, and labeling equipment.

Brushless Motors feature built-in controller.

Brushless Motors feature built-in controller.

Oriental Motor U.S.A. Corp.    Torrance, CA 90502
Jan 31, 2014 Available in 30 W (1/25 hp), 60 W (1/12 hp), and 120 W (1/6 hp) models, Type BLE Series with built-in controller (stored data) can be driven by connection to PLC or other devices. Motors come with round shaft, parallel geared, or hollow shaft flat geared combination. Offering stable speed control range of 80–4,000 rpm, maintenance-free systems feature long-life gearheads rated for 10,000 hours. All are IP65-rated from face mounting back.

Resolver Feedback Module facilitates AC drive upgrade.

Resolver Feedback Module facilitates AC drive upgrade.

Advanced Micro Controls, Inc.    Terryville, CT 06786
Jan 28, 2014 Designed to plug into Allen-Bradley PowerFlex® 750-Series AC Drives, Model RD750 eliminates need to replace resolver-equipped motors when upgrading from PowerFlex 700 drives. Module provides single channel resolver interface and variety of diagnostic data using two bi-color LEDs. Critical information such as card-to-drive communication, card-to-resolver connection, and parameter faults are all provided visually. With onboard DIP switches, resolver settings can be configured in field.

Parallel Shaft AC Gearmotors suit fixed-speed applications.

Parallel Shaft AC Gearmotors suit fixed-speed applications.

Bodine Electric Company    Northfield, IL 60093
Jan 24, 2014 Driven by 3-wire reversible, 42R6-frame, 115 Vac/60 Hz, single-phase, ¼ hp, AC induction motor, 42R6-FX features hardened helical steel gears and needle bearings that lend to optimized torque and product life. FX gearhead provides up to 350 lb-in. continuous torque, and 3-wire winding facilitates wiring and reversal of gearmotor. Models are available with gear ratios from 5:1 to 300:1 and rated output speeds of 5.7–340 rpm. Synthetic lubricant broadens gearhead operating temperature range.

Brushless DC Gearmotor  drives OEM pumps.

Brushless DC Gearmotor drives OEM pumps.

Watson-Marlow Bredel Pumps    Wilmington, MA 01887
Dec 16, 2013 Featuring fully integrated speed controller, DriveSure™ is suited for biopharmaceutical, medical device, and process analysis equipment. Panel-mount unit features 51:1 control ratio and 408–8 rpm speed range. Offered in 24 and 48 Vdc options, drive directly accepts market-standard analog control signals. DriveSure offers range of panel-mount brushless DC motor gearboxes and controllers as package, designed for OEMs wishing to panel-mount pumpheads for flow range from 0.1–6100 mL/min.

Point to Point Motion Controller features compact design.

Point to Point Motion Controller features compact design.

Steinmeyer    Bedford, MA 01730
Dec 03, 2013 Measuring 100 x 100 x 25 mm, FMC200 series supports range of motors, including linear brushless, DC brush, and stepper types, and accommodates 9–36 Vdc input. Up to 3 axes can be controlled from one unit, and second FMC controller can be connected via FMC-Link to add as many ports as needed for applications requiring multi-axis setup with more than 3 axes. Open loop as well as closed loop control is possible, and max input quadrature encoder frequency is 10 MHz.

Control Unit enhances variable speed drive capabilities.

Control Unit enhances variable speed drive capabilities.

Siemens Industry, Inc.    Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Nov 06, 2013 Designed to supplement Sinamics G120 variable speed drive, Sinamics CU250S-2 provides universal vector control with encoder feedback. Operation of single-axis applications with exact speed and torque control on induction motors, as well as positioning tasks with high demand on I/O, are also supported with different encoder interfaces provided on module. Additional integrated features – Safe Torque Off, Safe Brake Control, Safe Stop 1 – enable application on basic safety requirements.

Network Motion Controller facilitates task programming.

Network Motion Controller facilitates task programming.

Elmo Motion Control, Inc.    Westford, MA 01886
Oct 25, 2013 Gold Maestro with firmware v1.1.2.0 provides features that facilitate programming of complex motion tasks and accelerate their implementation. Delta Robot Support includes Linear, Circle, Polynomial, Table Spline, and Table PVT. After operator defines Delta robot part lengths, machine is ready to run. Additional features enable position correction of single and multi-axis positions in real-time as based on correction data as well as superimposed management of error correction.

Safety PLC simplifies safety engineering for complex projects.

ABB Inc.    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Oct 17, 2013 Featuring dual processor architecture that complies with SIL3/PL e-functional safety levels, Model AC500-S simplifies complex motion related applications including wind power, cranes, hoists, and robotics. Unit includes support for structured text programming in addition to conventional graphical function block diagram and ladder diagram software. To ensure safe control of movement, PLC includes suite of functions for trigonometric calculations, including COS, SIN, TAN, ASIN, ACOS, and LOG.

Motion Controller integrates 1.4 A per phase stepper drive.

Motion Controller integrates 1.4 A per phase stepper drive.

Galil Motion Control, Inc.    Rocklin, CA 95746
Oct 09, 2013 Measuring 3.9 x 5.0 x 1.5 in., DMC-30016 contains 30 V stepper amplifier that drives 2-phase bipolar stepper motor in full-step, half-step, ¼ step, or 1/16 step. Single-axis controller is user-configurable from 0.5–1.4 A per phase in 10 mA increments at 12–30 Vdc. It provides 125 ms servo loop update, 15 MHz encoder frequency, and 3 MHz stepper pulse output. Other features include PID compensation, ability to run up to 4 programs, and I/O processing for synchronizing motion with external events.

Integrated Motion Controller offers Ethernet/IP connectivity.

Integrated Motion Controller offers Ethernet/IP connectivity.

Advanced Micro Controls, Inc.    Terryville, CT 06786
Sep 12, 2013 To simplify installation and reduce cabling, SMD23E incorporates NEMA frame size 23 stepper motor; 3.4 A, DC-powered microstepping drive; and controller. This out-of-the-box motion control solution communicates with host controller (PLC or PAC) via Ethernet/IP or Modbus-TCP and is programmable via controller's software. While rugged M12 connector option provides SMD23E with standard IP50 rating, optional IP67 rating affords protection against washdown environments.

Hall-Effect Control Wheel features miniature design.

Hall-Effect Control Wheel features miniature design.

APEM Components Inc    Haverhill, MA 01835
Aug 14, 2013 Designed for integration into joystick handles and control grips, CW Series uses proven non-contacting Hall-effect technology to provide stable, linear output. Controller measures 25 x 13 x 9 mm above panel, and arching wheel design provides one axis of forward and backward movement. Utilizing snap-in tabs for panel mounting, device measures 18 mm below panel. Other features include spring return to center mechanism, proportional control, and 4 output options.

Airflow Controller optimizes fan testing.

Airflow Controller optimizes fan testing.

Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc.    Norwood, MA 02062
Aug 09, 2013 Supporting fans and fan trays up to 30 A, FSC-200 Fan Speed Controller provides precise management of fan speeds during thermal management studies of electronic devices. Unit comes with ATS stageSPEED software, which allows use of PC to incrementally control speed from 0–100% of max power. Communicating with PC via USB connection, FSC-200 controls fans and fan trays with 0.5% resolution and provides ±1% data accuracy.

Engine-Coolant Pumps minimize parasitic power losses.

Behr America    70469 Stuttgart   Germany
Jul 19, 2013 Equipped with electronically controlled Visco system, Engine Coolant Pumps maximize fuel economy savings for heavy trucks. Visco technology covers variable-speed, fuel-saving air- and coolant-flow products by hydraulically isolating engine-input speeds and minimizing power consumption under high-speed operation and light engine loads where maximum flow rates are not required. Designed for life of vehicle, Visco coolant pumps do not require periodic maintenance.

Bracket Assemblies aid mounting of speed sensors.

Bracket Assemblies aid mounting of speed sensors.

Electro-Sensors, Inc.    Minnetonka, MN 55343 9108
Jun 25, 2013 Model EZ-3/4 in. Easy Mount Bracket Assemblies are compatible with Electro-Sensors 906 and 932, while EZ-18 mm assemblies work with Electro-Sensors ST420, ST420-LT, ST420-DI, Series 18, and SpeedTalker DN-BH. Designed for applications up to 300 rpm, both units mount directly to tapped shaft. Pulser Disc within CPVC housing provides 8 pulses/revolution. Assemblies are used with speed sensors to generate pulses or 4–20 mA signals for use with display meters, speed switches, or PLC inputs.

Custom Motion Control Firmware offers DMX compatibility.

Moog, Inc.    East Aurora, NY 14052
Jun 05, 2013 Designed to accept DMX protocol, Class 5 SmartMotor™ firmware brings integrated motion control to entertainment industry. Single DMX controller has 512 8-bit channels with each channel capable of controlling color, focus, intensity, on/off, pan, and tilt. Firmware allows SmartMotor to be programmed to read any range of channels and ignore channels not assigned. Multiple SmartMotors can read separate or overlapping DMX channels, and data can be stored in variables to set parameters for motion.

XYZ Stage with Granite Base is suited for medical dispensing.

Steinmeyer    Bedford, MA 01730
Jun 04, 2013 Comprising 2 PMT160-300-SM stages for X and Y axis and one LTP60-50-SM as Z axis, 3-axis positioning system features granite platform, measures 71 x 67 x 50 cm, and weighs 120 kg. This heavy-duty, low-maintenance system, suited for medical dispensing applications, has integrated MDRIVE controller. Positional accuracy is <±20 μm, repeatability is <±5 μm, and resolution is 1 μm (adjustable via software control).




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