Tag: Stepper Drive

Feature Application: Lane Diverter

Product Used:  Tolomatic ERD Rod-Style Actuator & ACS Product Type:  Standard Application Requirements: Stroke:  2 in Thrust:  40 lbf Application Description: This application required an electric actuator to operate a product diverter for a conveying line. Challenge: A machine builder of conveying machinery had utilized pneumatic systems for product diverting but wanted to offer an … Continue reading Feature Application: Lane Diverter

Improving High-Speed Performance of Hybrid Stepper Motors

Experts pretty much agree that motor torque is proportional to motor current and motor speed is proportional to drive supply voltage, but do you know when this might not be true?  This paper reviews the performance of constant current stepper drive across the motor speed range and the impact of the motor’s inductance, back-EMF and … Continue reading Improving High-Speed Performance of Hybrid Stepper Motors

Introducing Our Latest Video: ST Stepper Drives with Ethernet

Learn more about our latest product release through this informative video which offers a detailed introduction to the drive and walks you through wiring and setting one up. We've made it easy to work with our latest Ethernet technology and we're very excited to add one more informative video to our growing collection. Find the current videos … Continue reading Introducing Our Latest Video: ST Stepper Drives with Ethernet

Introducing the STR Step Motor Drive from Applied Motion Products

The STR series stepper drives are compact, powerful, digital step & direction drives available in two power ranges: 4.5 A/phase (STR4) and 8 A/phase (STR8). These drives are great for OEM applications requiring basic step & direction control of a 2-phase step motor.   Read more about the STR drives at the link below- http://electromate.com/products/series.php?&series_id=105224 For … Continue reading Introducing the STR Step Motor Drive from Applied Motion Products