Digital Servo Drive
By DE StaffMotion Control Machine Building
ADVANCED Motion Controls’ mini FE060-25-EM drive the size of two postage stamps.
ADVANCED Motion Controls unveiled its FE060-25-EM,the first servo drive of the company’s FlexPro digital drive family. At 1.5 x 1 x 0.6 inches (38 x 25 x 16 mm) in size, the footprint of the drive is approximately the same as two standard postage stamps. Even with its small size, the FE060-25-EM can supply brushed, brushless, stepper, and linear servo motors with up to 25 amps continuous current and 50 amps peak current with a 10-55 VDC supply voltage. The drive supports EtherCAT as well as incremental encoder and BISS C-mode feedback. It also features torque, velocity, and position operating modes as well as configuration and full loop tuning.