The delivery robots are coming!
People look up at the sky and see more and more drones. Yet the breakthrough for delivery robots will take place on the ground.
Sensorless control of brushless motors
Many applications would benefit from a brushless motor without a sensor. There are various options for realizing this. A method developed by maxon is now setting new standards for precision and reliability.
Head of Training at maxon
Precious Metal vs. Graphite Brushes
Sales engineer Angelica Perzan on the two types of brushes for DC motors.
1-Q vs. 4-Q controllers
Often times, customers will come to us asking for guidance on what type of controller they need for their application, and one of the many factors things to consider when recommending a controller would be whether it is a 1Q or a 4Q controller.
Opening of the new maxon Mechatronic Production Centre
In September, maxon France inaugurated its mechatronic production and innovation center with some key players from its ecosystem: customers, country subsidiaries of the maxon Group, the Swiss Ambassador, and the Swiss Consul General.
IP65, IP67, IP68…What do protection ratings mean?
If you are working on a project that calls for an electric motor unit, you will certainly have come across the terms IP65, IP67 and IP68. What do these protection ratings cover? Which protection should be chosen based on your project? Here's a brief answer to these questions.