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maxon 27.01.2020
Today, the new almost 40-meter-long Skywalk was officially opened during a small opening ceremony. All buildings on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
maxon 23.01.2020
The two companies maxon and STMicroelectronics are presenting a servo control kit for engineers and students. Find… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
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A strong impression

Hardness testers are used to check whether materials have the desired characteristics. These days, this is done in a fully automated, networked process.
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5 key points when motorizing an AGV

AGVs cannot fail, and so the choice of their motorization is crucial.
Maxon Inside
Maxon Inside

“A result of global collaboration”

The IDX is a new compact drive consisting of a motor, gearbox, and controller. The responsible sales engineer Sébastien Gissien explains why maxon is taking a different approach with this product and which markets will benefit from the new drive.
One wheelchair for all situations
Young Engineers Program

One wheelchair for all situations

Students at the ETHZ have developed a wheelchair that can climb stairs. Is this the future means of transport for persons with walking disabilities?