Products for EtherCAT

Metronix releases ARS 2000 FS Ethernet-compatible servo drives

Networking interfaces include EtherCAT, Profibus-DP, and a functional safety module compliant with EN 61800-5-2.

NORD introduces SK 200E frequency inverters

Interfaces are available for Profibus, PROFINET, DeviceNet, CANopen and EtherCAT.

Lenze adds PROFINET and EtherCAT to 8400 Motec Drives

PROFINET and EtherCAT make it possible to seamlessly integrate the relatively simple variable speed 8400 motec drives into existing, high-performance communications networks.

Beckhoff Releases Machine-Mounted EP1908 EtherCAT Box

  • Beckhoff Automation

Certified for use throughout North America, the EP1908 EtherCAT Box has eight 24V DC safety inputs, which can be used to connect safety sensors via rugged and reliable M12 connectors.

Beckhoff introduces KL85 manual operating modules

  • Beckhoff Automation

KL85 digital and analog I/O modules mount on the outside of control cabinet doors for manual machine intervention and moniotoring, and xonnect via Ethernet, EtherCAT, DeviceNet or PROFIBUS.

BrainChild introduces Smartpanel HMIs

SmartPanel HMIs support Ethernet, MPI/Profibus-DP, ProfiNet, DeviceNet, EtherNet/IP, CANopen, EtherCAT and BACnet/IP.

ACS Motion Control introduces EtherCAT-based SPiiPlus Soft Control Platform

The SPiiPlusSC (Soft Controller) enables standard PCs to run a 64-axis real-time motion controller and high-speed PLC entirely in software.

Servotronix Introduces CDHD Servo Drive

CDHD series supports virtually any servo motor and feedback type, as well as any I/O requirement.

Technosoft announces iPOS3604 VX intelligent servo drive


A complete motion control solution, iPOS3604 VX combines controller, drive, PLC functionality and CAN and EtherCAT interfaces into a single compact unit.

Technosoft introduces iPOS3602 MX embedded Drive


All basic motor control functions, as well as motion control and PLC features, are embedded onto this tiny drive that measures 55 x 26 x 13 mm.