Startup IQ Motion Control said the Vertiq 6806, its latest motor module, will help revolutionize the robotics and aerial drone industry.
ECM PCB Stator Technology is collaborating with Cone Drive to integrate their offerings for lightweight actuators suitable for precision robotics.
The new gearheads are ideal for end-of-arm axes for small industrial and collaborative robots and general industrial machinery where weight is a critical factor.
The Compact ServoWeld actuator’s compact profile combines a hollow-core servo motor integrated into a high-force welding actuator for faster resistant spot-weld cycles.
ANYbotics is partnering with maxon, which will provide drives for its ANYmal quadruped robot, while ANYbotics provides access to global robotics markets.
FAULHABER’s 1741 … CXR series DC micromotors provide power to Bioservo Technologies’ Ironhand wearable glove. The exoskeleton is designed to reduce worker strain.
Motus Labs, a Dallas-based startup that exited stealth mode in December 2018, today commercially launched its ML1000 series of gear drives. Featuring its patented gearless M-DRIVE design, Motus Labs said the ML1000 series can improve robot performance and reduce costs for both robotics manufacturers and users. The ML1000 series has five precision drive models. Check…
Elmo Motion Control, a manufacturer of innovative motion control technologies, offers a new line of servo drives — the Platinum series of servo drives featuring advanced servo functionality and functional safety. An evolution of Elmo’s Gold line of servo drives, the new line of servo drives is designed to meet OEMs’ growing needs for safer,…
Researchers from the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering and Sony Corp. have developed an origami-inspired manipulator, the mini-RCM, which could make robotic surgery more portable.
maxon said its GPX UP planetary gear is ideal for applications that demand extreme torque and power output, smooth back-drivability, long life, and high efficiency in a small volume.
The mission includes precision motors from maxon for a robotic arm for handling samples and a novel helicopter.
ATI developed a space-rated force/torque sensor for the Perseverance Rover, which will explore the Martian surface.
GAM released its new GSL series of strain wave gearboxes. The new gearboxes provide zero-backlash and high torque in a small gearbox for robotic and motion control applications. The GSL gearbox uses harmonic gearing for a very compact design that easily integrates into applications requiring high ratios and high precision in a small form factor.…
The absolute multi-turn encoder kits from POSITAL FRABA are designed to run without battery backup, be compact and resistant to dust, and be easy to install.
The Engine has invested in RISE Robotics, which is developing electric and mechanical systems to displace hydraulics and reduce energy consumption.
Oriental Motor’s new DR Series compact electric cylinders are equipped with 28mm AZ Series or PKP Series stepper motors.
maxon motors’ new EPOS4 Micro 24/5 CAN controller provides the same functionality as the rest of maxon’s EPOS4 line bu at a smaller size.
Harmonic Drive opened new facilities in Beverly, Mass., adding manufacturing capacity for its high-precision gears, which are used in robotics and other applications.
Innovative Mechatronic Systems, which has developed the Archimedes Drive for low backlash, has received funding from ABB and InnovationQuarter.
North American sales of machine vision systems and components that provide intelligence to robots and other machines were down 4.6% through the first three quarters of the year. Meanwhile, Q3 orders in the motion control and motor suppliers space were up 1.9% through the first three quarters. The machine vision numbers were reported from the…
STMicroelectronics and maxon are teaming up to accelerate the design of robotics applications and industrial servo drives. The companies will demo a jointly developed servo control kit at the sps 2019 tradeshow in Nuremberg from November 26-28. The EVALKIT-ROBOT-1 is a plug-and-play solution aimed to help users easily approach the world of precise positioning and…
Harvard University researchers have found a way to make soft actuators powerful enough to enable a RoboBee to fly and collide.