Tag: Maxon Motor

High Efficiency Motors

Reprint of maxon motor USA October 14, 2014 white paper To understand the concept of high efficiency motors, you must first know how to calculate efficiency and the losses associated with the motor components themselves. The final measured efficiency of a motor is calculated based only on the elements of the particular application they’re used … Continue reading High Efficiency Motors

Service robots use flat motors

Service robots for the disabled must be reliable, safe and easy to use.  The right motion system components are essential for these highly specific applications. Unlike industrial robots for manufacturing, service robots come with their own specification requirements aimed specifically at the end user, and the most discriminating user at that—a human being.  That’s why … Continue reading Service robots use flat motors

maxon motors for Space Applications

Check out this new video from maxon motor UK on how Oxford Space Systems are incorporating maxon motor products in their deployable structures for the space industry. [click on the video image above to launch the video] Click on the link below to view the Maxon Motor Product Family. http://www.electromate.com/products/?partner=1072297493 EDITORIAL CONTACT: Warren Osak sales@electromate.com Toll … Continue reading maxon motors for Space Applications

Live Webinar: DC Motor Types and Usage in Typical Applications

February 03, 2015  11:00am EST This webinar gives you guidelines for selecting the perfect DC motor type for your application.  For example, which motor type is used in the climate control system of the Boeing Dreamliner, and for what reasons? Is a brushed or a brushless design more adapted? Does a flat pancake type motor … Continue reading Live Webinar: DC Motor Types and Usage in Typical Applications

How to select the optimum motor winding. A new 6min video from maxon motor ag

  This 6minute video, by Dr. Urs Kafader of maxon motor ag, illustrates the properties of a DC servo motor winding for a given motor type. Click on the link below to view the YouTube Video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=llVpRvZO0s8&feature=em-subs_digest Click on the link below to view the Maxon Motor Product Family. http://www.electromate.com/products/?partner=1072297493 EDITORIAL CONTACT: Warren Osak sales@electromate.com Toll Free … Continue reading How to select the optimum motor winding. A new 6min video from maxon motor ag

DC motor winding selection. A new 6min video from maxon motor ag

A new 6 minute YouTube video from maxon motor ag This video, by Dr. Urs Kafader of maxon motor ag, illustrates the selection of a DC servo motor winding for a given maxon motor type. Click on the link below to view the YouTube Video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvwiukrun3Y&list=TLYOK7sB2OyH0&index=4 Click on the link below to view the Maxon Motor Product … Continue reading DC motor winding selection. A new 6min video from maxon motor ag

Brushed vs Brushless DC motors. What you need to know

Brushed vs Brushless DC motors.   What you need to know. A new 6 minute YouTube video from maxon motors ag Click on the link below to view the YouTube Video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvwiukrun3Y&list=TLYOK7sB2OyH0&index=4 Click on the link below to view the Maxon Motor Product Family. http://www.electromate.com/products/?partner=1072297493 EDITORIAL CONTACT: Warren Osak sales@electromate.com Toll Free Phone:   877-737-8698 Toll Free … Continue reading Brushed vs Brushless DC motors. What you need to know

A Comparison of DC Linear Actuators with DC Linear Motors

New article from maxon motors Factory automation and robotic application engineers are often faced with the challenge of requiring fast, accurate and powerful linear actuation within a small allocated volume.  The two most commonly available technologies are rotary DC motor driven actuators and linear DC motor actuators.  This article provides details on the advantages and disadvantages with … Continue reading A Comparison of DC Linear Actuators with DC Linear Motors