Servo Motors for CNC Machines
Machine tool operators interact directly with the control, tooling and work envelope, but rarely do they handle or even see a machine tool’s feed motors. Yet, it’s one of, if not the most important piece of equipment for producing quality parts. A perfect code, dialed-in offsets, high-performance tooling–none of it matters if the motor is […]
HSP Combats Contamination in High-Accuracy Positioning
HEIDENHAIN’s unique new signal processing ASIC HSP 1.0 for exposed linear encoders promises to combat all kinds of contamination during operation. It’s a breakthrough in position measurement for high accuracy applications such as semiconductor industry and automatic placement and measuring machines, among others.
New Angle Encoder Modules for High System Accuracy
HEIDENHAIN launches a new product family that is a merger of HEIDENHAIN bearing and angle encoder technologies. Resulting in the MRP 2000, 5000 and 8000 (as well as customer-specific variants), these unique modules contain bearing sets not conventionally available and are able to be integrated with various encoder types to yield highly stiff modules that are easy to install.