Lexium MDrive integrated motor systems expand industrial field bus communication options with the release of CANopen with M12 circular connectors on NEMA motor sizes 23 & 34.
The robust package of Lexium MDrive products is further enhanced by M12 circular connectors for industrial applications. Combined with its compact size, the integrated stepper motor, controller, I/O and drive electronics with closed loop performance is an ideal fit for many motion applications. To learn more, go to M12 Lexium MDrive.
Interfacing to CANopen networks is easy with direct configuration of Lexium MDrive (LMD) products via layer setting services, or with available accessories including a communication converter kit. LMD CANopen products support CiA DS301 and DSP402 device profile for drives and motion control.
“Industry standards for M12 connectors and CANopen field bus simplify adding components to new or existing systems. With M12 CANopen Lexium MDrive integrated motors, machine builders also benefit from compact size, low cost, and high reliability. For ease of ordering, we also offer installation accessories from a CAN dongle to connecting cordsets,” according to Paul Kling, Vice President Sales, SEM USA.
Lexium MDrive high torque step motors are integrated with drives from 12 up to 70 VDC, controller, I/O, and internal encoder. In certain applications, LMD closed loop performance can replace servomotors, lowering cost and reducing complexity. Learn more athttp://motion.schneider-electric.com/lmd/hmtechnology_ebook.php
The compact all-in-one design of Lexium MDrive products saves space, reduces wiring and improves machine reliability — meeting the needs of expanding markets with robust, innovative technology that benefits a wide range of motion applications.
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