Universal Stepping Motor Controller has single-axis design.

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Operated via RS-232C, CANopen, and USB interface, SCX10 universal controller uses internationally recognized periphery standards for consistency over range of applications. Device includes Immediate Motion Creator for CM/SCX Series software for control via PC. Unit can store 100 sequence programs and can be used either in open- or closed-loop system. Function for external encoder inputs, enabling continuous monitoring of feedback position and position error, is also included.

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SCX10 Universal Controller from Oriental Motor

Torrance, CA - Oriental Motor is proud to introduce the SCX10 universal controller, a single axis universal stepping motor controller that allows users the ability to operate any motor via three serial communication protocols, including RS-232C, CANopen and USB interface.

By creating a controller that utilizes internationally recognized periphery standards, the SCX10 universal controller creates consistency across a wide-range of applications, allowing users more options and flexibility.

The SCX10 controller comes supplied with the easy-to-use "Immediate Motion Creator for CM/SCX Series" software for the PC and can be used either in an open loop or closed loop system. The software allows for ease of program creation by selecting system commands and start of operation with the click of a simple start key. The program also provides functions such as real time monitor for the teaching position, current position and I/O status, system parameter setting, oscilloscope function and I/O assignment.

The various connectivity options for the SCX10 universal controller gives users the ability to program sequence commands through four different interfaces: stand-alone operation using sensors and switches, direct command via CANopen, operation via a PC or programmable controller.

Additionally, the SCX10 can store 100 sequence programs internally and execute various operations, from simple movements like "repeated positioning operation" to complicated controls like "operation by calculating the value based on external inputs".

The SCX10 universal controller also has a function for external encoder inputs for users who need to continually monitor feedback position and position error. Compatible inputs are line driver, open collector and TTL inputs. The controller is also equipped with Intelligent Setting, allowing users to program data for speed and travel amount as the unit of actual motion such as "mm", "inch" and "revolution".

For more information, please contact our Tech Support Group at 1-800-GO-VEXTA or visit www.orientalmotor.com.


Since its founding in Japan in 1885, Oriental Motor has been a world leader in motion systems. For over a century we have concentrated on technological advancement and product design improvement-an emphasis evident in the sophisticated devices we market today. Oriental Motor's sales and service network is international, with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Domestically, ORIENTAL MOTOR U.S.A. CORP. was established in 1978.

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