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Video of maxon Demo Chronometer, w. positioning controller, optical #encoder, brushed #DCmotor……
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Prof. Kenneth Hunt speaks about robotic devices for clinical rehabilitation.…
Expert Blog
Expert Blog365 views

I have seen the future of robotics...

Felix Herger about his visit of the Bristol Robotics Laboratory.
Felix Herger
Felix Herger Sales Manager
Story649 views

Once again, NASA relies on maxon technology

Swiss manufacturer maxon motor supplies several drives specifically developed for the MARS 2020 rover.
Guest Article
Guest Article167 views

Morphological approaches in medical technology

Kenneth Hunt, Professor for Rehabilitation Engineering at Bern University of Applied Sciences in Switzerland, speaks about robotic devices for clinical rehabilitation.
Closer to the sun
Story346 views

Closer to the sun

Our knowledge about the Sun is still very limited. But this is about to change.
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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.
Expert Blog
Expert Blog623 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
48 DC motors
from maxon are installed in the environmental control system of a Boeing 787.
YouTube64 views

The Story of Paul - Premature Baby Simulator with maxon motors

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Expert Blog
Expert Blog536 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
Story786 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.
Story1201 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!
Guest Article628 views

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 Blog227 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
Story1141 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?
Story290 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.
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