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maxon motor 17.08.2017
This company is taking showering to the next level :) #engineering #technews #maxoninside…
maxon motor 17.08.2017
SpaceX CRS-12: Dragon capture, 16 August 2017 via @YouTube
Closer to the sun
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Closer to the sun

Our knowledge about the Sun is still very limited. But this is about to change.
Expert Blog
Expert Blog529 views

Encoder Selection – part three: Speed Control

Urs Kafader on how to choose the right encoder for your application.
Urs Kafader
Urs Kafader Head of Training at maxon
Story283 views

Once again, NASA relies on maxon technology

Swiss manufacturer maxon motor supplies several drives specifically developed for the MARS 2020 rover.
48 DC motors
from maxon are installed in the environmental control system of a Boeing 787.
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The Story of Paul - Premature Baby Simulator with maxon motors

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Expert Blog
Expert Blog419 views

Measures to cope with reversed energy

Expert Juergen Wagenbach on measures to cope with reversed energy. Part 2
Juergen Wagenbach
Juergen Wagenbach Motion Control Specialist
Story693 views

On the trail of wild animals

Elephants, lions or entire herds of antelopes – with a digital camera specially designed for documentaries, wild animals can be captured quickly.
Story1006 views

In search of a lost veteran

Researchers finally found a long lost submarine wreck – with the aid of an underwater robot.
Be polite to machines!
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Be polite to machines!

Machines refuse to serve people who treat them rudely. Prof. Dr. Birger P. Priddat about robots and machines, especially about artificial intelligence (AI), which is increasingly being incorporated in machines and is constantly becoming more advanced.
Expert Blog
Expert Blog140 views

Reversed energy by motor operation?

Expert Juergen Wagenbach on measures to cope with reversed energy. Part 1
Juergen Wagenbach
Juergen Wagenbach Motion Control Specialist
Story963 views

The invisible door opener

Elevators travel up and down all day long. Who actually stops to think about the little motors that open and close the doors?
Story107 views

Taking showering to the next level

A Swiss company wants to turn showering into an event. In order to achieve this, it takes a powerfull DC motor.
“Women in technology: take a risk”
Maxon Inside708 views

“Women in technology: take a risk”

Two female maxon engineers talk about their experience in a male dominated field.
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He is 4 years old and 1.40 meters tall, with a rather large head. He speaks fluent English and German. However, he can’t walk. He was last seen in Munich.
Young Engineers Program
Young Engineers Program838 views

Engineers revolutionize the helicopter landing system

Helicopters hit their limits when faced with steep or uneven terrain. A group of engineering students aims to make this a thing of the past.
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