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 Airline Field (Type 8653) valve island from Buerkert (Germany) was developed for use outside of the control cabinet, for example in process automation applications.
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.
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.
2020-02-07 The German company RKB Electronic offers battery solutions for AGVs (automated guided vehicles). The batteries are optionally equipped with a CAN interface using CANopen as a higher-layer protocol.
For pneumatic actuators
2020-02-06 The Gemue 4242 by Gemue (Germany) is a combi switchbox for pneumatically-operated linear actuators. Application of the Devicenet-capable device in explosive areas is possible.
2020-01-29 Koco Motion presented its EM_S stepper motor controllers which are controlled by the clock direction interface. The devices are available with CANopen or Ethercat interfaces.
Battery charging solution
2020-01-15 Delta-Q Technologies announced its Vehicle Charge Interface Module (VCIM). This expands the company’s power charging capabilities to support electric vehicle AC charging stations or electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSEs).
2020-01-10 The AGM Pro ultrasonic generator series for welding machines has passed the CANopen conformance test. CiA has tested it successfully.
International Automotive Congress
2019-12-17 At the 12th International Automotive Congress 2019 in Shanghai, southern China, Rheinmetall Automotive received an award for its new hydrogen recirculation blower. It provides CAN communication.
Technical Associate program
2019-12-05 Staccato Technologies, a Swedish valve producer and newly appointed Kvaser Technical Associate, has chosen Kvaser Leaf Light CAN-to-USB interfaces to package with a product for fine pneumatic actuator control.
2019-11-25 Maxon (Switzerland) shows on the SPS tradeshow a drive dedicated for industrial and logistics applications.
With integrated motors
2019-11-22 Since 2001, Schneider Electric Motion has sold more than one million of its Mdrive devices, optionally equipped with CANopen interfaces.