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SMC’s new AC Servo Motor Driver brings improved transfer load and velocity performance

General industrial automation applications using electric actuators for transfer and assembly can now enjoy increased productivity, with reduced cycle times and improved production quality and safety, following the launch of SMC’s new […]

MELSERVO amplifiers – Innovative new technology for improved safety, productivity and efficiency

With the introduction of the new MELSERVO MR-J4 series – and corresponding positioning modules, motion modules and high-end motion control systems – Mitsubishi Electric is now offering a servo amplifier which will […]

New Controllers from Rockwell Automation Provide Right-sized Integrated Motion on EtherNet/IP

Allen-Bradley CompactLogix 5370 controllers give machine builders high-performance integrated motion control on EtherNet/IP network, and up to 40 percent smaller footprint…

Feed forces of up to 400 N – The GP 16 spindle drive from maxon motor

The spindle drive program will be extended with the new size 16 mm. This is also an easily configurable complete system with integrated axial bearing for high loads. Version with metric M6 […]


decentral drive controller

Saving Energy with decentral drive technique from Watt Drive

After last year’s successful market introduction of the decentral drive controller INVEOR, the single phase designs for power classes 0.37 up to 1.1kW are as well available now. Furthermore the product range […]


Energy-efficient hydraulic easily integrated

Bosch Rexroth makes integration easier with ready-to-install kits Besides its productivity, the energy consumption of a machine becomes increasingly the criterion of the purchase decision. Therefore, already during production, manufacturers must keep […]


Lenze’s new Servo Inverter i700.

Lenze puts simplicity to the test at the industrial trade fair in Hanover

At the industrial trade fair in Hanover, Lenze shows exactly how working together makes it easy, fast and safe for customers to get their machines ready for the market. The specialist in […]


nanopositioning actuators

High-Force Ceramic Linear Drive for Long-Range Nanopositioning

N-216 NEXLINE® high-load linear motors are ultra-precision nanopositioning actuators with travel ranges to 20 mm and push / pull forces to 600 N.


servo components

A new generation of graphite commutated DC Motors

In complement to its high power CR series motors FAULHABER extends its new CXR range of graphite commutated DC micro motors to include 26mm technology. These new motors are constructed of high performance materials and manufactured using cutting edge process technology.


New operator panel for frequency inverters

New operator panel for frequency inverters

With the Sinamics BOP-2 (Basic Operator Panel) the Siemens Drive Technologies Division has brought a new version of its operator panel on the market. The clear menu structure and the two-line display speed up the commissioning of Sinamics G120 frequency inverters.


Gallium Nitride (GaN) Inverter IC for Motor Drive with High Efficiency

Panasonic announced the development of a Gallium Nitride (GaN) -based monolithic inverter integrated circuit (IC) for motor drive. The integrated six GaN-based transistors can be independently driven in a single chip, which enables successful motor drive with high efficiency.


DC converters

New converters for DC technology

Siemens Drive Technologies Division has expanded its range of drives by a converter for DC applications With the Sinamics DC Master (DCM) the Siemens Drive Technologies Division has expanded its range of […]


Electric drives in agricultural machinery

Linde Hydraulics demonstrates the advantages of using electric drives in agricultural machinery – both for manufacturers of work machinery and for their users. Two examples: When the conveying screw and ejector of […]