CAN Newsletter magazine
2020-09-09 Bucher Hydraulics has found a way to combine the advantages of pre-compensated load sensing (LS) valves with those of post-compensated flow-sharing valves. CAN and J1939 are also part of this.
2020-08-26 Thomson Industries has announced the availability of the CANopen industrial networking protocol as an option for its line of heavy duty Electrak HD electric actuators.
2020-08-03 Gefran (Italy) offers its ADV200 inverter with optional CANopen connectivity for water pumps. This is supported by a special application software.
2020-08-03 The Rayon drives from Redler Technologies (Israel) are dedicated for brush-less DC motor control. The devices integrate one CANopen interface respectively.
For all battery types
2020-07-23 CB12245AJ from Adelsystem (Italy) is a battery charging and monitoring unit. It can provide more than 50 charging status and failure parameters via CAN, using the J1939 higher-layer protocol.
IP67 or IP69K rated
2020-07-20 Thomson (US) introduced the Electrak MD electromechanical linear actuators with embedded J1939 interface. It is suited for mobile off-highway, material handling, and factory automation applications.
2020-07-14 Applied Motion Products increased the acceptance of MDX integrated servo motors into industrial motion control applications with UL-recognition on all models. The products come with CANopen.
0,75 kW to 1,65 MW
2020-07-03 ADV200 HC by Gefran (Italy) is a field-oriented vector inverter for hoist and crane applications. Connection to a CANopen or a Devicenet network is possible using an interface card.
Off-shore and maritime
2020-07-01 Aentron (Germany) supplies battery systems for maritime, industrial, and other demanding applications. The batteries feature CAN connectivity.
Up to 300 bar
2020-05-28 Olsen Actuation (UK) provides the OLX linear actuator series and the ORX rotary actuator series with CAN interfaces. The company recently joined the CAN in Automation (CiA) association.
2020-05-08 The TMCM-1617 from Trinamic is a miniaturized single-axis servo drive for 3-phase BLDC motors with up to 18 A power measurement and +24 V supply. Customization and different casing options are possible. It supports CiA 301 and CiA 402.
2020-05-08 The Airline Field (Type 8653) valve island from Buerkert (Germany) was developed for use outside of the control cabinet, for example in process automation applications.
26 mm x 34,5 mm x 17 mm
2020-04-24 Ingenia, part of Celera Motion (Novanta), released the Everest servo drive series with CANopen-connectivity.
0,25 kW to 160 kW
2020-04-22 The CANopen-connectible Nordac frequency inverters family from Nord Drivesystems includes control cabinet inverters and decentralized frequency inverters.
2020-04-17 Paul Herm. Seckendorf (Germany) produces the Proaxis electronic hoist cylinders integrating drive amplifiers with CANopen connectivity.
CiA 402 supported
2020-04-02 Haydon Kerk Pittman, a business unit of Ametek, provides the EC042B Idea brushless DC motor. The unit with 42 mm in diameter features an integrated motion controller with CANopen interface.
Industry 4.0 capable
2020-03-24 The CDS (cyber dynamic system) from Wittenstein Cyber Motor (Germany) is a motor-integrated servo drive system. Four sizes from 17 mm to 40 mm outer diameter are available.
Digital servo drive
2020-03-19 Advanced Motion Controls introduced six additions to the Flexpro servo drive series with extended environment capabilities. CANopen connectivity is available on request.
2020-02-18 The TMCM-1278 from Trinamic Motion Control, as well as the PD60/86-1278 Pandrive, offer a complete solution for driving and controlling high-power stepper motors.