Posts Tagged 'Brush Motor'

Brush Servo Motor vs. Brushless Servo Motor: which is better for my application?

By Warren Osak, CEO of Electromate

A common misconception is that a brushless servo motor is always going to be a superior solution to a brush servo motor.  In many industrial automation applications, this assumption can be furthest from the truth.  A comparison of the benefits and drawbacks of brush and brushless servo motors is described in this White Paper. Read More

Featured Video: BRUSHED VS BRUSHLESS DC MOTOR SELECTION

What kind of motor is best for your application?  This 6min video helps you to decide whether a brushed motor or a brushless motor would work better for your needs.  Start your e-learning now with Dr. Urs Kafader from the maxon academy.

 

CLICK HERE to watch this 6minute video.

For more information, please contact:

EDITORIAL CONTACT:
Warren Osak
sales@electromate.com
Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698
Toll Free Fax:       877-737-8699
www.electromate.com

Tags:  Brush motor, brush servo motor, brushless motor, BLDC motor, motor selection, Maxon, Electromate

Do you know the difference between these 10 types of servomotors?

Servomotors are generally used as a high performance alternative to the stepper motor. Stepper motors have some inherent ability to control position, as they have built-in output steps. This often allows them to be used as an open-loop position control, without any feedback encoder, as their drive signal specifies the number of steps of movement to rotate. This lack of feedback though limits their performance, as the stepper motor can only drive a load that is well within its capacity, otherwise missed steps under load may lead to positioning errors. The encoder and controller of a servomotor are an additional cost, but they optimize the performance of the overall system (for all of speed, power and accuracy) relative to the capacity of the basic motor. With larger systems, where a powerful motor represents an increasing proportion of the system cost, servomotors have the advantage….

Click on the link below to read this complete article.

http://www.electromate.com/servo-motors.html

 

Tags:  servo motor, brushless motor, brush motor, BLDC motor, slotted motor, slotless motor, linear motor, voicecoil motor, pancake motor, moving coil rotor motor, iron core motor, frameless motor, direct drive motor

 

Configure online a Servo Motor, Gearbox and Encoder. Ships in 11 Days !

Configure and combine any DC servo motor (DCX, DC-max), gearbox (GPX) and encoder (ENX) according to your individual customized requirements using Maxon’s online platform.

The configured drive systems are built in 11 working days and ship directly from Switzerland to your location.

Detailed product data can be viewed online immediately and 3D data for the configuration is available for immediate download.

Tags:  maxon, DCX, Electromate,  brush motor, dc brushed motor, dc motor, gear, gearhead, gearheads, motion control, motors, motors & motion control, electric motor, encoder, GPX, ENX, DC-max

Free e-Learning modules from Maxon Motor

The maxon academy features several e-Learning modules to help deepen your knowledge on drive technology.  We recently introduced a series of How-to Videos that are easy-to-follow tutorials with specific information on topics from motor selection to gears, winding and motor type comparisons.  These short videos are perfect for busy engineers that need a quick review on the selection of high-precision drives and systems.

Additional information and technical data is available by contacting sales@electromate.com.

For more on information on maxon, visit

http://www.electromate.com/products/?partner=1072297493

Tags:  maxon, maxon motors, Electromate, pancake motor, BLDC motor, brushless motor, servo motor, automation, DC motor

Video: DC Motor Type Selection Based on Load Torque & Speed

5 minute YouTube Video

Dr. Urs Kafader, of maxon motor AG, provides a short 5 minute tutorial on DC brushless and brush motor type selection based on load torque & speed.


For more information, please contact:

EDITORIAL CONTACT:
Warren Osak
sales@electromate.com
Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698
Toll Free Fax:       877-737-8699
www.electromate.com

More versions, more power – The new DCX motors and GPX gearboxes from maxon motor

Now even stronger, more efficient and with yet more combination options.
There are new additions to the maxon family of X drive products.  Several long versions of brushed DC motors, with higher torques and more power, are being added to the product range, together with matching planetary gearheads.  Each of the 3-stage versions can now be combined with the next smaller motor.  This saves space, weight and costs.  For more information go to dcx.maxonmotor.com .
Maxon DCX Product Family

Maxon DCX Product Family

Two years ago, maxon motor introduced a new generation of brushed DC motors – the maxon X drives.  These are extremely powerful, easy to configure online, and ready for shipment within 11 days.  Now, four more motor sizes are being added to the existing portfolio.  The 14, 16, 22 and 26 mm diameter models are now each available in a long version (L), which offers higher continuous torque and higher continuous output power.

At the same time, maxon motor is introducing four new GPX planetary gearheads, in the sizes 14, 19, 26 and 37 mm, compatible to existing products in the program.  These gearheads are designed with scaled gear stages.  Each of the new 3-stage gearheads can be driven with the next smaller motor.  This brings many advantages, as the resulting drive system is smaller, lighter and more economical.
That’s not all, starting immediately, the existing GPX 16 and GPX 32 models are available in various versions and can be equipped with ceramic axles to reduce wear.  Customers looking for a particularly low-noise gearhead have the option of choosing plastic planetary gears.
maxon also expanded the encoder portfolio.  The new ENX 16 Easy absolute encoder is available as an SSI or BiSS-C version, according to the customer’s requirements.
All new products are available in the online shop starting immediately.  They can be easily configured together with the other maxon X drive products:  Customers select the desired motor, the matching winding, brushes and shaft length, as well as the gearhead and encoder.
The configured product is ready for shipment in 11 days or less.

EDITORIAL CONTACT:

Warren Osak
sales@electromate.com
Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698
Toll Free Fax:       877-737-8699
www.electromate.com

 

Tags:  maxon, DCX, Electromate,  brush motor, dc brushed motor, dc motor, gear, gearhead, gearheads, motion control, motors, motors & motion control, electric motor, encoder


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