By Design Engineering staffMotion Control Machine Building
Kollmorgen to debut its AKD2G drives at PACK EXPO 2017.
Kollmorgen announced it exhibit its latest AKD2G servo drives at Pack Expo 2017 in September. The drive features a hybrid connector optimized for single cable motors and the I/O cage-clamp terminal that isolates the I/O to reduce noise. The drive also a multicore compute engine – Servo on a Chip – that accommodates changing load conditions immediately with a rapid current loop update rate of 1.28µs. Velocity and position loops updates are 62.5µs and 250µs, respectively. Bus choices include EtherCAT & FSoE, and CANopen. Safety can be incorporated with an optional Safe Motion Monitor (SMM).