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maxon motor 18.10.2017
The stripped down motor. maxon offers BLDC motors as frameless kits. #frameless #robotics
maxon motor 18.10.2017
Der abgespeckte Motor. maxon Flachmotoren neu auch als Frameless Kit erhältlich. #frameless……
Be polite to machines!
Guest Article665 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 Blog260 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
Story1217 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?
Story327 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 Inside941 views

“Women in technology: take a risk”

Two female maxon engineers talk about their experience in a male dominated field.
Young Engineers Program
Young Engineers Program1164 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.
31 Million
robots helping in households worldwide by 2019, a report by the International Federation of Robotics says.
Guest Article
Guest Article587 views

Colossus with feet of analog technology

A reverse steam locomotive in the digital new world. Author Michael Funk, academian and PhD candidate, essayist and writer about the digital new world.
Hidden resources
Story492 views

Hidden resources

The surface of the ocean conceals many secrets – unexplored depths and precious resources. To find resources, a Norwegian company has developed a technology for scanning the bottom of the ocean in greater detail.
Micro Story

The first sterilizable drive system

maxon motor introduces the world's first steam sterilizable encoder ENX EASY. It is available in an incremental (1024 counts) and an absolute version (4096 steps) for diameters of 13 and 16 mm and is designed for 1000 autoclave cycles. The encoder can be integrated into the brushless drives ECX 13 and ECX 16 SPEED without increasing the length. When the gearheads GPX 13 and GPX 16 SPEED are added to the combination, engineers receive a fully sterilizable positioning system.
1939 First appearance
The first humanoid robot was presented in 1939. Elektro could speak 700 words and was seven feet tall.
Expert Blog
Expert Blog443 views

Inked by maxon motor

Felix Herger on why many tattoo machine manufacturers want DC motors from Switzerland.
Felix Herger
Felix Herger Sales Manager
Story1195 views

The lifesaver

There are some situations where we wouldn’t mind being replaced by a robot.
Innovation 0 views

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Expert Blog
Expert Blog1051 views

Develop a controller on your own?

Developing a controller for your application may seem like an easy thing to do and a cost effective option. But is it?
Juergen Wagenbach
Juergen Wagenbach Motion Control Specialist
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