Keyword: Motors & Drives

Motion Control

Briefs: Motion Control
The X2 Technology Demonstrator recently achieved a level flight speed over 250 knots, proving the basic concept of the coaxial compound configuration.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Mezzanine modules, voltage-controlled oscillators, cold-weather servo motors, and more.
Articles: Materials
A drop-in solution for stator production could translate into tactical, operational, and strategic battlefield advantages.
Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
A new study explores the dynamics behavior of the parallel mechanism mounted UAV.
Application Briefs: Motion Control
The first full-electric power and propulsion surface combatant, the USS Zumwalt, has been delivered to the US Navy.
Products: Data Acquisition
Position sensors, surveillance systems, microwave tuners, and more.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn how to provide accurate power sources with adjustable voltages and frequencies during the test cycle.
Application Briefs: Propulsion
A number of maxon's precision DC and BLDC motors were designed into the Perseverance rover.
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
RPI UK has installed two integrated rotor measurement and assembly platforms (iMAPs) at Atlanta-based Delta Airlines;
Briefs: Energy
When designing electro-mechanically actuated systems, there are several electrical design requirements that must be determined.
Blog: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
A Tech Briefs reader asks: What's next with military motion control?
Application Briefs: Electronics & Computers
A Robinson-22 helicopter converted into an unmanned drone successfully completed in-air programmed missions.
Briefs: Aerospace
Developing an understanding of, and potentially controlling, pitch bifurcation could improve weapons delivery.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Temperature Elements for Flight-Critical Equipment

FCI Aerospace’s (San Marcos, CA) AS-TE Temperature Element Series sensors utilize precision resistance temperature...

News: Design

Many medical devices — from robotic surgery to autonomous delivery robots in hospitals, to dialysis equipment — use motion control products to operate. Allied Motion’s long and successful experience as a...

Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Lange Couplers

The construction and port orientation of the Lange Coupler from SemiGen (Londonderry, NH) makes it useful as both a power combiner and splitter for RF and...

News: Robotics, Automation & Control
Three new unmanned helicopters were unveiled at AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL show in Chicago.
Products: Motion Control
Ultra-Low Temperature Elastomer

Greene Tweed’s (Kulpsville, PA) Fusion™ FKM 665, a new generation, ultra-low-temperature and chemical-resistant elastomer, was specifically...

INSIDER: Motion Control

herone GmbH, (Dresden, Germany) recently won the prestigious 2019 JEC Innovation Awards, in the Aerospace application category. The winning application was the...

Products: Electronics & Computers
Round TFT LCD Displays

Data Image (Winter Park, FL) has announced new round TFT LCD color displays in two sizes: 3" and 4.2" in diameter. They can be used as digital...

Articles: Motion Control

Applying reverse thrust redirecting engine power to oppose the direction of travel is a standard technique for decelerating aircraft after touchdown. The approach saves wear on...

Products: Motion Control
Microstepping Motor Driver

US Digital (Vancouver, WA) announced the release of the MD3 Programmable Microstepping Motor Driver, capable of driving motors from NEMA size 14...

INSIDER: Aerospace

Imagine piloting a drone using the movements of your torso only and leaving your head free to look around, much like a bird. Your torso is more intuitive – and more precise –...

Application Briefs: Test & Measurement
Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions Division
Ashburn, VA
+1-703-779-7800
www.curtisswrightds.com

Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division recently completed significant enhancements...

Products: Data Acquisition
Boundary-Scan Test Hardware Interface

JTAG Technologies (Eindhoven, the Netherlands) announced the immediate release of a new JTAG/boundary-scan test hardware interface...

INSIDER: Defense

In the future, it's possible that some unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) might sport wings that flap like a bird or a butterfly. The Army Research Lab has been testing such a UAV, known...

INSIDER: Motion Control

Researchers from the University of Cambridge, in association with Boeing, have successfully tested the first aircraft to be powered by a parallel hybrid-electric propulsion system, where an...