• 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.

  • New revenue record for maxon motor

    maxon motor group increases revenues to CHF 459 million – growth in all markets – expansion of production capacity at all sites – unbroken innovative power – positive outlook for the future

  • 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.

  • 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 powerhouse with great control characteristics

    maxon presents the EPOS4 70/15 controller.

    The drive specialists at maxon motor have developed the EPOS4 70/15 positioning controller, the most powerful model of the series so far, with a maximum output of 2.1 kW. However, there is exciting news from the field of BLDC motors as well.

  • An exceptionally talented engineer and innovator

    Upon the death of Bodo Fütterer:

  • 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.

  • Powerhouses and pocket rockets

    maxon motor presents new products.

    maxon motor is introducing new products in all areas of drive technology, from tiny BLDC motors to frameless drives to EtherCAT control solutions. All these innovations will be presented for the first time at the SPS IPC Drives exhibition in Nuremberg.

  • 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.

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