Precision servo drives replace rigid mechanical elements such as gears, shafts, and cams. Hardware for the Rexroth PPC, a combined motion and logic controller, can operate up to 40 axes of motion on a single controller. Up to 32 controllers can be synchronized.
Bosch Rexroth Linear Motion and Assembly Tech.: Bosch Rexroth Linear Motion and Assembly Tech.: Open motion/machine control
The VisualMotion open motion/machine control from the Electric Drives and Controls business unit of Bosch Rexroth Corp. shortens changeover time and boosts accuracy for packaging equipment, company says.
May 31st, 2003