Technologies Experience

There's a lot more to making a motor spin than the average person would think. The motion control is a vast field made up of many different technologies. Fortunately, the ADVANCED Motion Controls team knows it all! Over the years, we've worked with hundreds of technologies and developed an extensive knowledge base. Because of this, we are able to offer servo drives with the best features available.

Learn below about the different technologies associated with servo drives and motion control.

Power

Tech_Power_power-factor-correction
Power Factor Correction
Tech_Power_ac-supply
AC
Tech_Power_dc-supply
DC
Tech_Power_shunt-regulation
Shunt Regulation
Tech_Power_boost
Boost

Form Factor

Tech_Form-Factor_integrated-drive-motor
Integrated Drive Motor & Motion Control
Tech_Form-Factor_vehicle-mount
Vehicle Mount
Tech_Form-Factor_panel-mount
Panel Mount
Tech_Form-Factor_pcb-mount
PCB Mount
Tech_Form-Factor_size-shape
Size & Shape

Operating Mode

Tech_Op-Mode_mode-switching
Mode Switching
Tech_Op-Mode_profile-cyclic-synch
Profile / Cyclic Synchronous Modes
Tech_Op-Mode_ir-comp
IR Compensation
Tech_Op-Mode_duty-cycle
Duty Cycle (Open Loop)
Tech_Op-Mode_accel-decel
Accel / Decel Control
Tech_Op-Mode_pwm-dir
PWM & Direction
Tech_Op-Mode_current
Current Mode
Tech_Op-Mode_velocity
Velocity Mode
Tech_Op-Mode_position
Position Mode

Motion Control

Tech_Motion-Control_history
History
Tech_Motion-Control_overview
Overview

Other Feedback

Tech_Other-Feedback_voltage
Voltage
Tech_Other-Feedback_10-vdc-position
±10 VDC Position
Tech_Other-Feedback_current
Current (Torque)
Tech_Other-Feedback_hall-sensors
Hall Sensors
Tech_Other-Feedback_resolver
Resolver
Tech_Other-Feedback_sensorless
Sensorless
Tech_Other-Feedback_tachometer
Tachometer

Encoder Feedback

Tech_Enc-Feedback_abs-endat
Absolute - EnDat
Tech_Enc-Feedback_abs-hiperface
Absolute - Hiperface
Tech_Enc-Feedback_inc-enc-ttl
Incremental Encoder - TTL
Tech_Enc-Feedback_inc-enc-1vpp
Incremental Encoder - 1Vp-p
Tech_Enc-Feedback_aux-inc-enc
Auxiliary Incremental Encoder
Tech_Enc-Feedback_abs-biss
Absolute - BiSS-C

Power Devices

Tech_Power-Devices_mosfet-igbt
MOSFET / IGBT

Switching

Tech_Switching_50-50-vs-100-100
50/50 vs 100/0
Tech_Switching_high-frequency
High Frequency
Tech_Switching_svm
SVM

Tuning

Tech_Tuning_loop-tuning
Loop Tuning

Motor Characteristics

Tech_Motor-Characteristics_friction
Friction
Tech_Motor-Characteristics_inductance
Inductance

Motor Type

Tech_Motor-Type_single-phase
Single Phase (Brushed)
Tech_Motor-Type_three-phase
Three Phase (Brushless)
Tech_Motor-Type_inductive-load
Inductive Load
Tech_Motor-Type_linear
Linear
Tech_Motor-Type_linear-actuator
Linear Actuator
Tech_Motor-Type_direct-drive
Direct Drive
Tech_Motor-Type_ac-induction
AC Induction with Feedback (CLV)
Tech_Motor-Type_stepper
Stepper
Tech_Motor-Type_magnetic-bearing
Magnetic Bearing
Tech_Motor-Type_pancake
Pancake
Tech_Motor-Type_perm-magnet
Permanent Magnet
Tech_Motor-Type_voice-coil
Voice Coil

Environment

Thermal Management
Thermal Management
Ingress Protection
Ingress Protection
Altitude / Depth
Altitude / Depth
Humidity / Contamination
Humidity / Contamination
Shock / Vibration
Shock / Vibration
Ambient Temperature
Ambient Temperature

Noise Reduction

Low Noise
Low Noise
EMI / EMS
EMI / EMS
Audible Noise
Audible Noise
Filtering
Filtering
Isolation
Isolation

Functional Safety

Safe Torque Off (STO)
Safe Torque Off (STO)

I/O and Events

TTL / 24 VDC
TTL / 24 VDC
Latching Faults
Latching Faults
Programmable I/O
Programmable I/O
Programmable Limit Switch (PLS)
Programmable Limit Switch (PLS)
Homing
Homing

Commutation

External
External
Sinusoidal
Sinusoidal
Trapezoidal
Trapezoidal

Connectors

Connector Type
Connector Type

Digital Command

Sequencing
Sequencing
Indexing
Indexing
Jogging
Jogging
Over the Network
Over the Network
Encoder Following
Encoder Following
Step & Direction
Step & Direction

Network Communcation

CANopen
CANopen
100BASE-T
100BASE-T
EtherCAT
EtherCAT
Modbus (RTU or TCP)
Modbus (RTU or TCP)
RS-485
RS-485
J1939 (CAN)
J1939 (CAN)
Ethernet POWERLINK
Ethernet POWERLINK
Ethernet (UDP and TCP)
Ethernet (UDP and TCP)

Peripheral Interface

DxM™ & DxI/O™ Technology
DxM™ & DxI/O™ Technology
i2C
i2C
RS-232
RS-232
SPI
SPI
USB
USB

Analog Command

±10V Analog
±10V Analog
0-5 V / 0-5 kW
0-5 V / 0-5 kW
4-20 mA
4-20 mA