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maxon drives help people walk again. maxonmotor.com/maxon/view/new…
maxon motor 29.09.2016
«Unsere DCX-Plattform ist Industrie 4.0» (maxon CEO Eugen Elmiger) smarttech-online.ch/artikel/unsere…
Interview
Interview42 views

“It will be possible to integrate exoskeletons into clothes”

Professor Robert Riener from the ETHZ talks to us about his project - the Cybathlon.
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3.7 million
maxon motor produced around 3.7 million drive units last year in six different countries.
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Story31 views

Training robots revolutionize therapy

Wwo robotics engineers developed a new computer-controlled leg press, that was surprisingly effective in the rehabilitation therapy.
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Story197 views

The perfect record player

Music lovers all over the world dream of having this jewel in their living room.
Interview
Interview123 views

“His name is Yochai”

Kate Darling – a robot ethicist at MIT - about emotional attachments to robots.
Expert Blog
Expert Blog368 views

CAN: What is it and Why use it?

CAN offers a number of key benefits to engineers designing for limited spaces.
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Biren Patel Electronics sales
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Ice core drilling - British Antarctic Survey

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Competition for bionic athletes

Parathletes compete against each other with state-of-the-art technology at the Cybathlon. There are six disciplines for motorized wheelchairs, arm and leg prostheses and exoskeletons, among others. The aim is to complete an obstacle course as correctly as possible. The time required is secondary. The Cybathlon will premiere in Switzerland on October 8, 2016. Around 80 teams from all over the world will take part. The idea behind it comes from the ETH Zurich, which by holding this event wants to break down barriers between people with disabilities, science and the public. More: cybathlon.ethz.ch
Story
Story448 views

The lifesaver

There are some situations where we wouldn’t mind being replaced by a robot.
Story
Story556 views

Inked to precision

The tattoo scene is driven by young artists who have little in common with the old stereotypes.
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1961 year
maxon motor was founded 1961 under the name Interelectric.
Power density in robotics - a question of torque
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Power density in robotics - a question of torque

Inspection robots for pipes and ducts, rescue robots in disaster areas, or humanoid robots – they all have one thing in common: They are mobile robots that aid humans. We explain some of their requirements for drive technology in detail.
“I just want to walk, walk, walk”
Story724 views

“I just want to walk, walk, walk”

Since a car accident Andre van Rüschen can no longer feel his legs. In spite of this, he still walks every day.
Expert Blog
Expert Blog552 views

On the heating of motors in hand-held tools

Motors operated at the rated torque limit can get very hot. But there are ways to avoid that.
Urs Kafader
Urs Kafader Head of Training at maxon
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