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.
The right controller for your motor
"Precise control engineering is the prerequisite for robotics and automation", says Daniel Hug, Product Manager for Electronics and Systems Technology.
CAN: What is it and Why use it?
CAN offers a number of key benefits to engineers designing for limited spaces.
Why the industry needs new positioning controllers
Biren Patel, motion control engineering manager at maxon motor, talks about the company’s new EPOS4 next-generation positioning controllers.
From motor to drive system
Complete mechatronic drive solutions offer many advantages over individual components. Yet to reach the goal, some important questions first need to be answered.
Head of Training at maxon
Putting motors to the test
maxon motor has an in-house development laboratory where motors and gearheads are subjected to harsh testing.
Young Engineers Program
Robots on the set
These intelligent robotic cameras that automate live transmission are used on stages, racetracks, and playing fields, operate autonomously - and provide a perfect TV experience.
How to optimize your drive system
Drive technology is a basic building block for the performance of machines, robots, and hand-held devices. However, there is much more to consider than just the design and the motor selection.
Motion Control Specialist
Brave new underwater world
Inside the Robotics Innovation Center in Bremen.
Training robots revolutionize therapy
When two Swiss robotics engineers developed a new computer-controlled leg press, that was surprisingly effective in the rehabilitation therapy.
Back on her own two feet
Paraplegics can learn to walk again through intensive training. To achieve this, they need strong will, time, and modern robotic mobilization equipment.
Walking with robot technology
How the Taiwanese Company FREE Bionics wants to help people with a new exoskeleton solution.
Challenges for the packaging industry
The packaging world needs solutions that offer greater profitability and meet environmental requirements.