Technosoft releases iPOS4808 BX-CAT drive

  • TECHNOSOFT

iPOS4808 BX-CAT can operate either as a standard EtherCAT drive, or as an intelligent drive that can be programmed to execute complex motion profiles.

Port GMBH releases CANopen, POWERLINK and EtherCAT drivers

Drivers for CANopen, POWERLINK and EtherCAT are for the Sitara ARM Cortex -A8 AM335x microprocessors from Texas Instruments.

ACS Motion Control introduces UDIhp drive interface

  • ACS Motion Control

UDIhp Series provides precise position and velocity control as part of a scalable EtherCAT network, replacing traditional ±10V traditional motion controllers.

ACS Motion Control announces UDMlc dual/quad axis drive

  • ACS Motion Control

The EtherCAT dual/quad axis drive can run servo, stepper, and voice coil motors with a power range of 10W to 200W.

CTC adds EtherCAT Master to Model 5300 Controller

The EtherCAT Master module (model M3-41A) provides high-performance control of networked servos, stepping motors and I/O devices.

Beckhoff releases CX9020 Embedded PC

  • Beckhoff Automation

The CX9020 has EtherCAT and other interfaces, making it suitable for a wide range of PLC and motion control applications in small and medium sized machines, systems or buildings.

Advanced Motion Controls announces EtherCAT servo drives

  • ADVANCED Motion Controls

EtherCAT servo drives with DxM and DxI/O technology technology expands control to up to 4 axes of motion.

Beckhoff Automation introduces EP9214 power distributor box

  • Beckhoff Automation

EP9214 enables the local distribution and switching of the power supply via EtherCAT, providing the ability to supply up to four NEC class-2 circuits via typical M8 plug connectors.

Rexroth Updates IndraDrive MI

  • Bosch Rexroth

The Multi-Ethernet interface lets IndraDrive Mi connect to SERCOS III, PROFINET IO (RT), EtherNet/IP and EtherCAT communication protocols.

SICK releases AFS60/AFM60 encoders with Ethernet

  • SICK, Inc.

AFS60 and AFM60 dual-port Industrial Ethernet absolute encoders provide EtherNet/IP, PROFINET RT and EtherCAT connectivity.