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Controls & Controllers -> Motion Controls & Controllers -> Positioning Controls & Controllers


Positioning Controls & Controllers




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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.

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).

Patient Positioning System aids radiotherapy treatment.

LEONI Special Cables GmbH    Friesoythe 26169  Germany
Apr 30, 2013 Featuring intuitively operable system that links all hardware and software components, Leoni Orion offers dynamic patient positioning control in 6 degrees of freedom with sub-millimeter accuracy. Robot can grab patient couch in any place by use of tool changing system, while 3D camera system monitors position of patient in relation to beam in real-time, correcting position of robot. By enabling patient to be prepared outside treatment room, system helps decrease per patient treatment cycle time.

Digital Positioning Controller offers high-speed synchronization.

Digital Positioning Controller offers high-speed synchronization.

Electromate    Woodbridge, ON L4L4C2  Canada
Feb 28, 2013 Meeting real-time positioning needs of synchronized multi-axis systems, EPOS3 70/10 EtherCAT Servo Drive has 11–70 Vdc power supply range, delivers continuous output current of 10 A (up to 25 A during acceleration and deceleration), and provides uniform running for motors equipped with incremental encoders. Designed for DC brushed and brushless motors with power range of up to 700 W, controller offers operating modes that allow flexible use in range of drive systems.

Multi-Axis Motion Controller automates lab applications.

Multi-Axis Motion Controller automates lab applications.

Aerotech, Inc.    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Feb 14, 2013 Using 64-bit floating-point DSP, Ensemble® LAB controls up to 4 axes of brush, stepper, or brushless AC motors. Full-color touchscreen with tabbed interface provides single press access to setup and operation screens, while rubberized front-panel interface lets operator execute operations such as jogging, homing, and manual positioning. Additional features include Ethernet and USB 2.0 interfaces, and FlashConfig, which automatically configures axis parameters based on connected stage type.

Positioning Controller offers high-speed synchronization.

Positioning Controller offers high-speed synchronization.

Maxon Precision Motors    Fall River, MA 02720
Feb 06, 2013 Designed for brushed and brushless DC motors up to 700 W, Model EPOS3 70/10 EtherCAT provides real-time positioning of synchronized multi-axis systems. Unit possesses nominal power supply voltage range from 11–70 Vdc and delivers continuous output current of 10 A, during acceleration and deceleration up to 25 A. Integrating as slave into real-time EtherCAT protocol-based Ethernet networks, controller is suited for drive systems in robotics, automation, and mechatronics.

Miniature Positioning Controller serves CANopen-based operations.

Miniature Positioning Controller serves CANopen-based operations.

Maxon Precision Motors    Fall River, MA 02720
Nov 26, 2010 Developed for position command/control in CANopen network, EPOS2 24/2 also offers USB and RS232 interfaces. Operating modes, such as position, velocity, and current, enable use in automation technology, tool building, and mechatronic drive systems. Features include Step/Direction Mode for incrementally controlled movement of motor shaft, and Master Encoder Mode for applying drive as electronic gearing. Dual loop position and speed controller further optimizes motion control.

Motor Positioning Controller offers various operating modes.

Maxon Precision Motors    Fall River, MA 02720
May 10, 2010 Model EPOS2 70/10 drives DC brush motors with encoders or brushless EC motors with Hall sensors and encoders, from 5-700 W power. It includes Step/Direction Mode for motor movement, Master Encoder Mode for use in electronic gearing applications, and Interpolated Position Mode for synchronously running path specified by interpolating points. Regulation Tuning helps adjust current, velocity, or position regulation. Unit can be controlled with CAN Master or by PC via USB or RS232.

Handheld Pointing Device is suited for medical applications.

CTI Electronics Corporation    Stratford, CT 06615
Aug 18, 2009 Designed for hand-held or limited-space applications, M2000-N24 Series incorporates Industrial Mouse(TM) computer mouse pointer in space-saving, 4.21 x 3.06 x 1.53 in. design with 2.05 in. high joystick. NEMA 4X (IP66)-sealed construction withstands harsh or wet environments, and 3 sealed switches perform all mouse functions. Optional backlighting is available for low-light situations, and anodized aluminum M2000 holder is available for storage.

Motion Control provides step, torque, and speed modes.

Motion Control provides step, torque, and speed modes.

Intelligent Motion Systems, Inc.    Marlborough, CT 06447-1334
May 04, 2009 When applied to step motors, MDrive AccuStep System prevents loss of synchronization due to transient or continued overload, extreme acceleration or deceleration, or excessive slew speed. One version includes integrated step motor, microstepping driver, and internal encoder, while another version adds fully programmable motion controller. Applications include point-to-point positioning, conveyor control, web handling, rotary and linear positioning to torque specification, and low end camming.

OEM Motor Drive provides positioning control.

OEM Motor Drive provides positioning control.

Maxon Precision Motors    Fall River, MA 02720
Apr 17, 2009 Measuring 54 x 28 x 9 mm, Model EPOS2 36/2 controls brush DC motors as well as brushless EC motors, and is suited for single-axis and multiple-axis applications of miniature size. Plug-in module can be operated as speed controller or current controller in addition to position controller. Providing 36 V, 2 Amp operation, drive is designed to command and control within CANopen network, but can also communicate via USB or RS232 interface.

Position Controller suits applications with 2, 4, and 16 axes.

Position Controller suits applications with 2, 4, and 16 axes.

Omron Electronics, LLC    Schaumburg, IL 60173
Mar 24, 2009 Utilizing high-speed motion control network, PLC-based CJ position controller can be paired with micro CP1H controller for small machine applications or combined with CJ1, CJ2, or CS1 devices for production line applications. Parameters are stored in module for optimized network access, and controller and servo drives are programmed using CX-One automation software. Motion control bus enables GN Servo drives to link to unit via single cable in daisy-chain configuration.

Amplifier/Controller features 4-quadrant design.

Amplifier/Controller features 4-quadrant design.

Quantum Controls Inc    Chanhassen, MN 55317
Jan 29, 2009 Suited for variety of speed and positioning control applications, QC6210 Series operates across range of 7-24 Vac or 10-30 Vdc at up to 30 A. Open-frame amplifier offers adjustable current limits, loop gain, and independent ramp times for each direction, as well as multiple operating modes. Unit is suited for industrial vehicles, conveyors, machine tools, packaging machines, assembly machines, and other equipment that requires bi-directional speed, torque, or position control.

Rotary Arc Element Segments offer choice of features.

Spectrum Sensors & Controls    St. Marys, PA 15857
Dec 12, 2008 Featuring co-molded conductive plastic element for hard and smooth surface, rotary arc element segments offer infinite resolution and are available with several linear and non-linear tapers, taps, as well as electrical angles of 340° and 350°. Features include output smoothness of 0.1% max, thermoplastic insulator, and rotational life of 50 million cycles minimum. Resistance range is 1,000-20,000 X ± 10%, and OD range is 0.702-1.805 in.

Clutch Brake Control is for baggage handling applications.

Clutch Brake Control is for baggage handling applications.

Warner Electric    South Beloit, IL 61080
Apr 28, 2008 Suited for closed-loop operation in baggage handling applications, CBPC-3590 Clutch Brake Positioning Control has one-board, microprocessor-based design, internal display and keypad that prevents unauthorized access to settings, and fault notification feature that includes offline relay option. Model CBPC-3590 features 120 Vac, ±10%, 50-60 Hz, single phase, 300 VA maximum input power, 1.6 A, 250 V fast acting fusing, and adjustable output frequency from 60-400 Hz.

Controller and Stepper Motor offer single/multiaxis handling.

Controller and Stepper Motor offer single/multiaxis handling.

Festo Corp.    Hauppauge, NY 11788
Apr 14, 2008 EMMS-ST stepper motor offers holding torque from 0.5-9.3 Nm, with external gearbox options of 3:1 and 5:1. Configurable as open- and closed-loop, CMMS-ST controller integrates braking resistor and mains filer, SD/MMC memory card, and network interfaces for Profibus and DeviceNet. There are 63 configurable positions, 8 positioning profiles with sequencing capability, and positioning profile overlapping. Combination of both handles loads of up to 20 kg.

Digital Positioning Controllers cover range from 1-700 W.

Maxon Precision Motors    Fall River, MA 02720
Apr 04, 2008 Designed to control brush/brushless dc motors, Series EPOS2 features 32-bit DSP technology and potential-separated digital I/O for protection against EMI. Interpolated position mode enables units to synchronously run path specified through interpolation points dynamically and accurately. With suitable master, coordinated multi-axis movements and any profile can be carried out in 1-axis system. Online commanding is achieved using CAN Master or PC via USB or RS232 interface.

Positioning Control System targets tightening applications.

Chicago Pneumatic Co.    Rock Hill, SC 29730-7463
Jan 22, 2008 Intended for production assembly environments, Posco Modular Sequencing and Positioning Control System selects correct tool torque value and position for each step in fastening operation. It can be tailored to fit any assembly operation up to 70 Nm and can be used with any manufacturer's electric or air tools. Basic system consists of Posco500 box and positioning arm, with optional features including LED module, bit tray, and I/O expansion.

Vacuum Lifter-Tilter features manual rotation.

Vacuum Lifter-Tilter features manual rotation.

Anver Corp. - Anver.Com    Hudson, MA 01749
Oct 10, 2007 AT Series Vacuum Lifter-Tilter lets one person lift, tilt, rotate, and position large panels and sheets from conveyors to staging areas and subsequent processes. It features integrated push-button handlebar controls, 4 oval suction pads, parking stands at both ends of beam, vacuum gauges, and audio-visual safety alarms. Available with capacities up to 1,000 lb, product is suited for handling aluminum, plastic, and wood sheet/panels, windows, and doors.

Positioning Drive accelerates multi-axis machine changeover.

SICK STEGMANN, INC.    Dayton, OH 45413
Sep 17, 2007 Used to facilitate adjustment of auxiliary axes, HIPERDRIVE enables fully automatic product and format changes on production machines with precision adjustment accuracy and reproducibility. Solution consists of fully integrated motor, gears, and absolute measurement system as well as performance and regulatory electronics. Able to be integrated into new and existing machines, unit comes in IP65 enclosure and offers alternative to manual hand wheel adjustments.




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