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Multi-axis control of DC motors.

Getting the balance right with mechatronic systems involves the focus on a whole system and using modular motor system components for successful integration.

The new educational website by maxon motor… 143 more words

DC Servo Motor, Robotics, Automation

Robotic Exoskeletons Are Changing Lives in Surprising Ways

Say the term ‘power suit’ and most people think of bold corporate attire. But the expression takes on new meaning when it refers to a powered “exoskeleton,” like Ellen Ripley’s power loader in “Aliens,” or Iron Man’s armor from the Marvel films and comic books. 76 more words

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22mm High Speed Brushless DC gearmotor in DRS system

When you only have 0.2seconds to move your load maxon motors and gearheads are required.

In 2016 the Academic Motor Sports Club Zurich set a world record for electrically powered vehicles by accelerating to 100km/h in 1.513s. 101 more words

DC Servo Motor, Robotics, Automation

Research House pegs Robot Spend in Asia Pacific as Fastest Growing

A recent IDC press release stated the Asia Pacific region is the fastest growing robotics market led primarily by China, Korea, and, of course, Japan. The research firm forecasts this region will account for two-thirds of global robotics spend from the years of 2016 to 2020. 407 more words

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11 surgical robotics companies you need to know

Robotic surgery is taking off, and the field is becoming increasingly diverse. We’ve collected information on the biggest players in the field so far.

Intuitive Surgical’s da Vinci robot remains the premier surgical robotics company, with other companies including Stryker and Zimmer-Biomet only getting into the field in recent years. 15 more words

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Maxon building a new site focusing on innovation and DC motors for medical devices

An investment of CHF 30 million will see a new center for innovation, R&D and production of maxon’s smallest DC motors and drives for use in medical applications. 192 more words

DC Servo Motor, Robotics, Automation

A new year full of innovation for leading DC motor specialist.

Welcome to a new year full of exciting technological innovation. maxon motor will again lead the technology push for the most efficient, powerful and dynamic DC motors, gearboxes and controllers. 133 more words

DC Servo Motor, Robotics, Automation