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maxon precision motors, inc.

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  • Member Since 1998
  • Robotic Supplier

maxon precision motors, inc. manufactures small, high quality, DC brushless motors used in such industries as medical, semiconductor, test and measurement, robotics and manufacturing, among others. These motors range in size from 4mm - 90 mm and are available up to 500 watts. maxon's rhombic wound ironless rotor motors provide exceptionally high efficiency, low EMI emissions, fast acceleration, no preferred rotor position, linear speed and torque constants (accurate control) and long life. maxon also offers gearheads, encoders and tachometers to compliment its motors as well as a complete family of control electronics for velocity, torque and position control.

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They're Gliding Over Water – On Solar Power

POSTED: 07/20/2015

At the world's biggest solar boat regatta in the Netherlands, everything revolves around sustainable high technology. This year, maxon motor benelux supported two of the leading teams and has thus become part of a completely new

The Mars Mission – Technology for Another World

POSTED: 07/20/2015

We did not find any little green men on Mars, but we did find dried out lakes and river beds. The NASA missions keep discovering new secrets of the red planet. Always on board: Reliable DC

Respiration Therapy with Maxon Motors

POSTED: 07/19/2015

There are a multitude of sleep diseases and sleep disorders - therefore there is also a large range of available therapy options. Respiration devices for use in clinics and those for home use have one thing

Intensity-Modulated Radiosurgery System

POSTED: 07/19/2015

Engages a shape-shifting multi-leaf collimator to focus radiation on tumors while protecting surrounding healthy tissue in sensitive areas of the body. The problem can be a matter of life and death to the

Hull Cleaning Robot for Large Ships

POSTED: 07/18/2015

Specially designed robotic crawler navigates around the underwater portion of

Efficient Pump System for Improved Quality of Life

POSTED: 07/18/2015

Implantable pump systems are used to treat many medical conditions – including ascites. Severe disorders are frequently the cause for this symptom. To control the fluid that has

Climbing with Maxon Drives

POSTED: 07/17/2015

A robot able to climb transmission towers makes short work of routine checks. Equipped with powerful maxon drives, autonomous robots can go almost anywhere, to great heights or into narrow

Android Blinks Thanks to Maxon Drive Technology

POSTED: 07/17/2015

Imagine you enter a room and see a twin in front of you. It is not made of flesh and blood, but the humanoid robot already bears an

Please Smile with Maxon Motors

POSTED: 07/16/2015

Digital SLR cameras can deliver extremely sharp photos – regardless of whether the photo-grapher is a professional or a hobbyist. Not only does the skill of the photographer, but also the technology inside the

Robotic Snake-arm Flies into Tight Spaces

POSTED: 07/16/2015

A robot as agile as a snake can explore almost any hidden nook and cranny. Problems often occur in confined and hazardous spaces, and whilst these spaces are difficult for humans to work in, a snake-arm robot has no issue. Whether in aircraft assembly, nuclear power stations or the inspection

Guardians Between Two Worlds

POSTED: 07/15/2015

The kinetic sculptures of the Korean artist U-Ram Choe are composed of acrylic resin, stainless steel and moving elements, and have been fascinating people for two decades. To breathe life

Maxon Motors for Better Door Security

POSTED: 07/15/2015

Around 5.5 million burglaries are committed worldwide every year – more than ten per minute on average. Using secure doors significantly reduces the risk of a house being broken into. The Spanish

Staying on Track

POSTED: 07/14/2015

Driver assist systems can help save lives by alerting driver of potential danger. The majority of traffic accidents are caused by human error. In the future, computer-controlled cars will significantly reduce the number of such

Beauty Through Technology

POSTED: 07/14/2015

For the past three decades, French company LPG has been offering a special treatment for tightening skin and tissue, using mechanical stimulation

Small Robot is a Big Number in Open Source

POSTED: 07/13/2015

The KUKA youBot is a small mobile robot that has been designed as an open source platform for scientific research and training. The robot consists of a mobile platform and a robotic arm. Both of these

Surgical Robots for Minimally Invasive Procedures.

POSTED: 07/13/2015

The latest, next generation surgeries are being performed today using Intuitive Surgical Inc.’s (Sunnyvale, CA) da Vinci™S HD Surgical System, which allows surgeons to perform the most minimally

Taking to the High Skies with Maxon Motors

POSTED: 07/10/2015

At an altitude of 11 kilometers above the surface of the earth, the air is very thin. Modern pressure cabins and an environmental control system (ECS) ensure a pleasant atmosphere in commercial

Surgical Simulators

POSTED: 07/10/2015

the LapVR™ System: The essential skills and procedures exercised while using the LaparoscopyVR Simulation System provide valuable training for surgical students prior to performing actual surgery.

When Every Tenth of a Second Counts

POSTED: 07/09/2015

Triathlon and time trial racing are gaining more and more fans every day. Technological innovations, such as an electronic drivetrain, are highly sought-after components when every second counts on the way to the finish line. The EPS (electronic power shift) system of bicycle component manufacturer Campagnolo from Italy took many

Underwater Inspection on Twelve Wheels

POSTED: 07/09/2015

Inspecting flooded pipes of power plants requires skilled,


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