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Motion Controls & Controllers
H2W Technologies designed the VCS20-20-03-MC-01-XYZ as a 3-axis positioning solution where compact size and cost were important. Using voice coil motors, instead of 3-phase brushless linear motors, significantly reduced the overall size, weight, and cost of the system.
The VCS20-20-03-MC-01-XYZ is a closed loop voice coil driven XYZ positioning stage. It is ideal for three axis... Read More
Controlled using Micro-Controller, PLC and PC using C/C++, Visual Basic, LabVIEW™, or Matlab™ programming languages, MOTI-1100 Series of Motion Controllers offer coordinated motion, point-to-point positioning and jogging modes of motion. Equipped with PWM motor driver with less than 1 mH inductance, unit uses 64-bit DSP processor. Product is offered with power supplies, servo motor drivers... Read More
AMCI by IDEC motion control products integrate closely with IDEC PLCs to provide a simple yet powerful way to control single- and multi-axis motion.
IDEC Corporation, Sunnyvale, CA, May 9, 2017 - IDEC Corporation introduces a line of motion control stepper products in conjunction with Advanced Micro Controls Inc. (AMCI), an established developer of motion control systems. This AMCI by... Read More
Designed with closed loop servo control, motor drives and power supplies, A-81x Motion Controllers are equipped with sine/cosine output incremental encoders and BiSS-C protocol supported absolute encoders. Capable of controlling 1, 2 or 4-axis air bearing positioning stages, product uses air bearings for vibration-free motion. Units are housed in 19 in. rack mount design.Read More
Available in Elbow type with 360° rotatable x-axis resin body and Free type with 360° rotatable x- and y-axis resin body, Type JSD Slot-Head Speed Controllers are operated in 14.5 – 130 psi pressure range. Having 2/3 the height of its conventional counterpart, units work in 32-140ºF with 7.25 psi check valve pressure. Product is used in packaging and factory automation applications.Read More
Suitable in optics inspection, metrology and interferometry, Linear Positioning Stages and Motion Controllers feature ironless 3-phase motors. Having 4 to 9 in. travel range, V-551 features encoder with 2 nm resolution. Available in 5 to 20 mm travel range, V-552 is equipped with V-52x series voice coil drive. Equipped with automatic detection of motor phase, C-891 motion controller can run on... Read More
Minimizing errors and settling time, AccurET VHP Controller allows user to reach sub nanometer position stability and 100dB signal to noise ratio. Featuring high position loop bandwidth, unit allows compensation for friction, viscosity and cogging. Operating at 48 VDC and 1.5 Cont./3 Peak Arms to 7 Cont./30 Peak Arm current value, product is used in process control, wafer inspection,... Read More
Available in three models, PowerFlex 755TL, 755TR, 755TM, drive systems offer harmonic mitigation, regeneration and modularity. Compliant to IEEE 519 specification, 755TL drive is available from 250 to 1800 Hp. With regeneration and coordination of multiple motors in common bus configurations, 755TM drive enables power range from 250 to 3000 Hp. Offering regenerative and harmonic mitigation... Read More
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Offering up to 32 motion axes, RMC200 Closed-Loop Electro-Hydraulic Motion Controller minimizes operation time, and delivers flexibility with programmable “Feature Key”, which enables number of control loops as needed by operator. Including RMCTools software, graphical programming interface along with Tuning Wizard to automate the process of setting control loop gains. RMC200 boasts of... Read More
Creating space-saving, integrated servo motor/drive/controller electric actuator solution for single-axis applications, ACSI is suitable for replacing pneumatic cylinders and automating other axes of motion. IP65-rated unit creates linear motion in desired units (mm or inch) via USB or Ethernet port. Available in NEMA 23 and 34 sizes, ACSI features variety of operating modes, such as digital I/O... Read More
Advanced autonomy system demonstrated on a Diamond DA-42, Cessna Caravan and Bell UH-1 helicopter MANASSAS, Va., Oct. 17, 2016 - Aurora Flight Sciences is breaking ground in the world of automated flight through its work on the Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program. On October 17 Aurora demonstrated automated flight capabilities with ALIAS flying a Cessna Caravan through... Read More
Along with digital linearization based on 4th order polynomials,Â E-727 provides choice of digital high-speed interfaces, such as SPI, Ethernet, USB, and traditional RS-232, as well as 3 high-resolution analog inputs. Low-noise, 20-bit DACÂ and ADC provide high resolution and stability. In addition to 4 integrated piezo PAs withÂ -30 to +130 V output range, circuitry for capacitive feedback... Read More
The Sercos User Groups Will Present Two multi-vendor Demos at the Industrial Automation North America (IANA) Show, Sept. 12-17, 2016 in ChicagoSep 07, 2016
Sercos will present two multi-vendor interoperability demos plus other products from member companies at IANA in booth E-4448 in the McCormick East Building. The systems demonstrate that Sercos has the functionality and performance to operate synchronized motion, I/O and safety while allowing full TCP/IP communication with each device over a single Ethernet ring. Since 1988, Sercos'... Read More
HEIDENHAIN to Offer Daily Motion Control Presentations at IMTS Booth -See Schedule Online Here - http://www.heidenhain.us/wp-content/uploads/TakeTen.pdfAug 30, 2016
SCHAUMBURG, IL – Bringing its international expertise in the area of motion control to the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago’s McCormick Place (Sept. 12 – 17), HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION will offer five different concise presentations covering the latest in manufacturing technology at their booth (#E-5226) each day of the show.Â Each presentation will last a... Read More
Trust Automation Receives Fifth Contract from Lockheed Martin to Provide Motion Control System for Q-53 Radar ProductionAug 11, 2016
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - Trust Automation, Inc., known for custom actuation systems, motors, and controllers, today announced its fifth manufacturing contract for the rugged and high tech vehicle automation system they developed for the AN/TPQ-53 (Q-53) produced by Lockheed Martin. Q-53 is a Counterfire Target Acquisition Radar (CTAR) that provides soldiers with enhanced 360-degree protection... Read More
ZPS America Provides Advanced Multi-Spindle Machine Technology to Mitchel & Scott for High-Production Automotive WorkAug 02, 2016
Machine tool builder supplies equipment with standard CNC and PLC motion control on machines and bar feeders; reduces downtime to near-zero ZPS America (Indianapolis, IN) is a builder of multi-spindle machine tools, as the North American arm of the Tajmac Group in the Czech Republic.Â Headed by co-owner and president Olaf Tessarzyk, the company has supplied customers with high-production... Read More
Equipped with power amplifiers and interpolator, 3-axis Model E-873.3QTU is macro programmable for stand-alone functionality of each channel. Unit features data recorder for high speed tracing and ID chip compatibility for quick start up. Offering flexibility for miniaturized precision positioning and handling tasks, controller is suited for precision alignment and automation, semiconductor... Read More
RADFORD, VA – Thomson Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, was a silver sponsor of this year’s International Quarter Scale (IQS) tractor design competition of the American Society of Agricultural Biological Engineers (ASABE).Â In this annual event, engineering students design and build garden-sized tractors and then compete in a variety of... Read More
With VULCANO XY as part of it is 3-piece-design stacked system, XYZ3TH consists of mechanical bearing-based platform integrating iron core linear motors. Stage is configurable and can be outfitted with module (theta, ZTheta, ZThetaTip Tilt) suited to application. Mechanical bearings provide stiffness in XY plane as well as vertically, allowing accelerations up to 2.5 g, speeds up to 2 m/s,... Read More
Available in chassis mount and NEMA 4X enclosures, Brushless DC Motor Controls provide commutated power and variable speed control, delivering optimal speed regulation over wide range of loads. Closed loop units offer line and low voltage options as well as analog and digital options. Controls are suited for applications where high torque, high speed, and quiet operation are needed. Read More