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Uhing Motion Drive provides a steel refiner convenient operations with optimum winding results

The Uhing Motion Drive is an Uhing rolling ring drive that was endowed “intelligence” by integrating sensors and an electronic controller. A visit to a company operating it illustrates how the system […]

Maxon motor’s brushless flat motors to be utilised for mission-critical tasks in NASA’s next Mars mission

NASA’s next Mars rover will collect soil samples, seal them and deposit them on the Martian surface for future collection and transport back to Earth. Swiss manufacturer maxon motor supplies several drives […]

Halstrup-walcher’s Series 3 positioning systems fulfilled the UL, CSA and ANSI testing standards

Series 3 positioning systems have perfected the ability to adjust machine positioning axes quickly and precisely. These electric drives have now been certified for the US and Canadian markets as meeting UL, […]

PITTMAN expands brush-commutated DC motors range with the new DC022C Series

PITTMAN® a business unit of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, announces the latest addition to its line of brush-commutated DC motors: the DC022C Series, a 22-mm diameter unit offered in three lengths with […]


Kollmorgen showcased its new AKM®2G synchronous servo motors at the Pack Expo in Las Vegas

Kollmorgen exhibited at Pack Expo, in Las Vegas, NV. The company introduced a new generation of synchronous servo motors – the AKM®2G. Kollmorgen applied decades of design and development experience to optimize […]


maxon now offers BLDC motors as frameless kits

Motors used in robotics need to be lightweight while simultaneously providing high torque in order for arms and grippers to move dynamically. This is why Swiss drive specialist maxon motor is offering […]


John Deere expands its G-Series motor range with new 620G/GP and 622G/GP model

John Deere is adding to its best-in-class G-Series motor grader lineup with the addition of two models — the 620G/GP and 622G/GP. On display at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, the 620G/GP and 622G/GP are […]


WEG’s new soft starters SSW900 series features high-performance with integrated PLC capabilities

WEG, a leading global manufacturer of motor and drive technology, has recently launched the SSW900 series of soft starters. These compact soft starters, which replace the current SSW06 soft starter series, are […]


Lenze’s new g350 compact mechatronic drive package features genuine integrated mechatronic solution

Now Lenze showcases the g350, its new compact mechatronic drive package in three sizes. The g350 is a real material flow pro – and compared to all-rounders, perfectly tailored for the job. […]


Baumüller’s new b maXX 5800 compact multi-axis controller allows control up to six drive axes

With the new multi-axis controller b maXX 5800, Baumüller, the Nuremberg drive and automation specialist, provides a compact solution for controlling up to six drive axes, e.g., for robot and handling applications. […]


Tecnotion’s newly introduced curved magnet tracks designed for more complicated curved movements

How does a linear motor move over a curved track? A seemingly complicated question with straight forward answers. Where traditionally different motion systems can be used to follow up on a linear […]


Lika´s Rotary actuator for positioning operations

RD6 is a compact rotary actuator from Lika Electronic that integrates a BLDC motor, an absolute encoder, and control electronics in a single package.  Increasingly, modern industries require automated production processes with […]


NORD expands its industrial gear series with two new gearboxes

At the 2017 Hannover Messe exhibition, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presented two new gearboxes for nominal torques of 15 and 20 kNm. With these latest additions to the line-up, the series now comprises 11 […]