Choosing a servo architecture: What’s best for your application?

Choosing a Servo Architecture: What’s Best for Your Application?

Challenge:

Select the right servo drive/motor technology for factory automation, considering needs for adequate power range, compact size, heat dissipation, connectivity, intelligent drive performance/functionality and robust electronics

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Rexroth Solution:

Key Insights & Considerations:

  • Servo motor and drive amplifier in one compact unit
  • 50% smaller than separate drive and motor system
  • 30% smaller than other drive/motor combos
  • Reduces space requirements by up to 70%
  • Single cable for power supply and communication
  • Potentially reduces cabling by > 80%
  • Can add drives without reconfiguring control cabinet