Technical Blog

TwinSpin Reduction Gears for navigation and surveillance

This new transmission concept allows the use of the TwinSpin reduction gear directly in robot joints, rotary tables, and wheel gears in various transport systems. TwinSpin high precision reduction gears are designed for applications requiring: High reduction ratio High kinematic...

Torque Motors

Torque Motors from Kollmorgen HP/HT Motors  The HP/HT motors from Kollmorgen incorporate an insulation system, delivering uncompromised performance in high temperatures up to 240°C (464°F) and 2,068 bar (30,000 psi). The deeper your exploration takes you, as well as higher...

Kollmorgen AKMH stainless steel servo motor for food safety & hygiene requirements

The motor and actuator can endure multiple daily washdowns with high pressure, high temperature and caustic chemicals. Most importantly, the robust design eliminates the need to additionally protect the motor from harsh cleaning regimes, which reduces cleaning times without compromising...

Advances in technology and design pushes trend towards Electro-Mechanical Actuators

There are several factors which are driving this conversion, but the most significant is the increasing requirement to achieve the following objectives: Improved machine performance and functionality: due to electro-mechanical actuators being capable of higher precision. Smaller...

Kollmorgen PMX Series Stepper Motors

What does a PMX Series Stepper Motor do? With six NEMA frame sizes including 08, 11, 14, 17, 23 and 34 each stepper motor in the PMX series provides several stack-length options and deliver holding torque from 2.8 Ncm to 11.4 Nm. The newest of the frame sizes, 08, 11 and 14, allow high...

How the Thomson Max Jac® Linear Actuator excels under the harshest conditions

The Max Jac linear actuator has undergone rigorous testing throughout its entire development process ensuring that it will deliver trouble-free operations, long life and outstanding performance. Features include: Long life Reliability High speed High efficiency Minimal...