• Compact controller communicates via EtherCAT

    The EPOS4 Compact positioning controllers from maxon are ready for effortless, industrial Ethernet connectivity.

    The devices from the successful EPOS4 Compact series can now also be incorporated into EtherCAT networks, thereby creating new opportunities for a huge range of applications.

  • Opportunity is waiting for light

    The 15-year-old Mars rover Opportunity is fighting another sandstorm.

    On July 7, 2003, the NASA twin robot Opportunity embarked on its journey to the Red Planet from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Today, 15 years later, it is still sending life signs back to Earth – despite a heavy sand storm.

  • High Performance Sensorless Control

    Compact wiring and slim design

    maxon motor has developed a sensorless speed and torque control solution called "HPSC".

  • Robotics Business Review Announces the 2018 RBR50 List

    Robotics Business Review (RBR) announces the 2018 RBR50 list and maxon precision motors once again is proud to be recognized as one of the most noteworthy companies in the global robotics industry for 2018.

  • Taking a page out of Natures book

    maxon’s driven magazine takes a look at bionics.

    Engineers from all over the world are getting inspiration from nature and are developing technologies at the highest level, from bionic prostheses, to exoskeletons for children, and even a salamander with a spine.

  • A flat motor for high torque

    maxon’s brushless EC 90 flat motor with 1 Nm.

    maxon's new brushless EC 90 flat motor features maximum torque in a compact design. This and all other drives in this series of motors are now also available with cables.

  • Sterilizable Drive System

    Wins Product of the Year

    Medical Design Briefs magazine, targeted to medical product design engineers and managers, provides readers with the latest advances in technology, materials, and regulatory issues.

  • Startups are changing the world

    driven shows how they do it

    The current issue of driven – the maxon motor magazine – is all about new ideas. In "Making the future happen!", we take an in-depth look at four exciting startups, and two modern soccer robots.

  • For high-precision positioning

    ENX 16 RIO encoder from maxon motor

    maxon motor presents a top-of-the-range high-resolution encoder. The ENX 16 RIO offers an impressive resolution of up to 65,536 counts per turn in a compact and rugged housing.

  • Motion Controller expanded with EtherCAT

    Plug-in board for maxon EPOS4 controllers

    Your drive specialist, maxon motor, is equipping its EPOS4 positioning controllers with additional connectivity options. They can now be integrated into any EtherCAT network as a slave by using an expansion board.

  • A powerful and cost-effective drive

    The brushless EC-i 30 DC motor from maxon motor.

    Several different versions of the high-torque, brushless EC-i motors from maxon motor are now also available in small diameters. They are perfect for hand-held devices and applications in robotics.

  • The stripped down motor

    maxon now offers BLDC motors as frameless kits.

    Motors used in robotics must be lightweight while simultaneously providing high torque in order for arms and grippers to move dynamically. This is why Swiss drive specialist maxon motor is offering a new solution: The tried and tested brushless flat motors as frameless kits. This gives rise to a number of benefits.

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