MICROMO - FAULHABER 17/1 Series Planetary Gearhead

Thanks to the sturdy construction, the FAULHABER metal Planetary Gearheads are ideal for applications which demand the highest torque. The new 17/1 gearhead is the latest addition to the FAULHABER gearhead product line in the 16 to 20 mm diameter range. The 17/1 gearhead is available with up to five gear stages, with standard reductions of 3.33 : 1 to 1,367 : 1 (read more)

MICROMO - Small DC Motors Power High-Traction Sewer Robots

New developments in the field of electronics and motion control engineering now make it possible to inspect and perform maintenance in small sewers . To meet the high standards of reliability and performance, roboust FAULHABER DC motors are used. (read more)

MICROMO - DC Motors Stabilize Camera for Ocean Filming

Shooting high-quality nature films is hard enough on land, but even more challenging at sea. In order to meet this challenge an onboard stabilization system with rapid response and robust construction are required. (read more)

MICROMO - Nature Inspired Robotics

Since the beginning of life on Earth, nature has continuously evolved to develop numerous solutions to energy-related and mechanical problems. Replicating the sophistication and perfection of nature is the core challenge for scientists and engineers today. (read more)

MICROMO - Explore the MICROMO MOTION App Today

The app you have been waiting for has arrived. MICROMO MOTION is a DC motor calculator app for both iPhone and Android devices. MOTION is designed to help engineers calculate DC motor performance using speed, torque, voltage and other catalog data. (read more)

MICROMO - 32mm Series BX4 Brushless DC Servomotors

MICROMO now offers twelve new 32mm Brushless DC-Servomotors from the FAULHABER Group. The features of the BX4 line are long operational lifetime, a high cogging-free output torque and no adhesive bonded joints. This makes them ideal for many applications like robotics, automation, medical, machinery, aerospace and aviation. (read more)

MICROMO - MICROMO Introduces the FAULHABER 3890 CR DC Motor

MICROMO is pleased to announce the latest addition to the FAULHABER CR DC Motor series. Its graphite commutation, powerful neodymium magnet and particularly high copper content in the FAULHABER rotor winding provide the compact 3890 CR with an enormous amount of power (read more)

MICROMO - World’s Most Compact Drive + Motion Controller

MICROMO is pleased to announce a new 22mm innovation that extends the portfolio of the BX4 range of four pole brushless DC servomotors from FAULHABER. The series 2232 / 2250…BX4 CSD/CCD is the world's most compact drive with an integrated motion controller. This new series combines all the advantages of the BX4 four pole brushless technology with a single axis motion controller. (read more)

MICROMO - Brushless Motor Series 2232 / 2250

MICROMO is pleased to announce a new 22mm innovation that extends the portfolio of the BX4 range of four pole brushless DC servomotors from FAULHABER. The series 2232 / 2250…BX4 CSD/CCD is the world’s most compact drive with an integrated motion controller. This new series combines all the advantages of the BX4 four pole brushless technology with a single axis motion control... (read more)

MICROMO - QUICKSHAFT® Linear DC Servomotors

With 3-phase self-supporting coil and non-magnetic steel housing offers high-resolution performance. The absence of residual static force and the excellent relationship between, linear force and current make these motors ideal for use in micro-positioning applications. Three analog-Hall sensors allow position control with resolution measured in microns without the need for an encoder (read more)

MICROMO - New Linear DC Servomotor, Series LM 0830

MICROMO extends its offering of linear DC servomotors with the addition of the LM 0830—a compact, high performance linear DC servomotor based on the innovative QUICKSHAFT® technology from FAULHABER.The LM 0830 ... 01 series linear DC servomotor, measuring just 8x12x30 mm and a weighing only 17 grams, provides a peak force of up to 2.74 N. The forcer rod, with a diameter... (read more)

MICROMO - The New BS22 – 1.5 Spindle Drive

MICROMO is pleased to introduce the BS22-1.5 spindle drive from the FAULHABER Group. (read more)

MICROMO - 1336 & 1741 CXR DC Motor Series

The new drives offer the benefits of a high power density with dynamic 4 or 8 mNm continuous output torque and an extremely flat gradient of the n/M curve. Featuring compact dimensions of 13 mm or 17 mm diameter and a length of 36 or 41 mm as well as a large operating temperature range of -30 …+100°C, the 1336 and 1741 are suitable for a wide range of applications. (read more)

MICROMO - 3863 CR DC Micro Motor from FAULHABER

MICROMO is pleased to present the 3863 CR DC Micro Motor from FAULHABER. The 3863-CR has ZHN48 magnet material for benchmark torque performance of 150 mNm at 8,000 RPM. The new DC Motor is available in 12, 18, 24, 36, 48 volts and can be equipped with a three channel encoder (also available in a Linedriver design) as well as combined with a wide range of precision gearheads. The FAULHABE... (read more)

MICROMO - 3272...CR DC MOTOR

MICROMO is pleased to present the 3272 CR DC Micro Motor from FAULHABER. Setting new standards, the 3272 CR offers graphite commutation and premium materials produced with cutting-edge process technologies. The robust and durable drive provides torque of up to 120 mNm, while measuring merely 32 mm in diameter and 72 mm in length. (read more)

MICROMO - Absolute Encoder, series AES-4096

In combination with the high power BX4 Series 4-Pole brushless DC servomotors from FAULHABER the high resolution Absolute Encoders Series AES-4096 can be used for precision commutation and optimized position and speed control. Using revolutionary single chip magnetic encoder technology, the encoders help to reduce torque ripple, provide for higher motor efficiency and reduced electrical... (read more)

MICROMO - FAULHABER Incremental Encoders Series IE3

The incremental encoders Series IE3 from FAULHABER are now available in higher resolution. Constructed using revolutionary single chip magnetic encoder technology, the encoders are now available with resolutions of 32, 64, 128, 256, 512, and 1024 pulses per channel per rotation. Other resolutions are available on request. The standard index channel provides the necessary signal output fo... (read more)

MICROMO - DC Micromotor Series 2642/2657 CXR

Following the powerful CR series motor, MICROMO now offers the new CXR group of graphite commutated DC micro motors to include the 26 mm diameter version.

The new motors, the 2642 and the 2657, deliver from 23 to 35 mNm of continuous duty torque in compact dimensions. Using leading edge processes, the motors are constructed with high performance materials. The 2642 and 2657 CXR ca... (read more)

MICROMO - DC Micro-Motors Power Telemedicine Robots

Modern telepresence robots like the RP-Vita from InTouch Health do more than put a patient’s diagnostic information in the hands of an offsite doctor, they create a virtual presence that allows physician and patient alike to have an experience close to the real thing. Powered by FAULHABER DC motors from MICROMO, InTouch brings top-flight medical care to the farthest reaches of the... (read more)

MICROMO - Miniature Drive used in Hydraulic Test Rig

Miniature Drive Prevents Pressure Reflections In Hydraulic Systems Test Rig

With regard to fuel injection systems in diesel vehicles especially, great value is placed on maximum smoothness and reliability. Computer simulations and test rig measurements are the method of choice in achieving this. In order to obtain exact measurements and prevent pressure reflections, the FLU... (read more)

MICROMO - Robust servo motors survive launch

Amid tightening budgets, space agencies are increasingly looking to the commercial space sector to provide the launch vehicles of the future, and Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) is right there to help. The company builds high-reliability, economical launch vehicles like the Falcon 9 to carry a range of payloads into orbit (read more)

MICROMO - Powerful DC Drives turn Industrial Handling Device

In many industrial handling and automation tasks, work pieces or tools have to be rotated into position. This places great demands on swivel units, with requirements spanning everything from high speed and precise movement to powerful operation and low maintenance. (read more)

MICROMO - Micro-actuators move sensitive 4-finger hand

To date, use of robotic hands in industrial production has been restricted to rugged two- and three-finger gripp­ers. They are being used for the purpose of executing relatively simple movements. Robotic hands for more ­delicate tasks have proved unsuccessful due to the lack of technical capabilities ­available. (read more)

MICROMO - Haptic devices use high bandwidth servo motors

In an increasingly virtual world, the ability to simulate touch provides powerful advantages. Enter the discipline of haptics, which involves using robotics with sophisticated feedback and controls to simulate a tactile experience for the user. Haptic device manufacturer Quanser Consulting Inc., for example, produces five- and six-axis robots that supply crisp, realistic sensations. (read more)

MICROMO - Non-Contact Power Supply

Technical equipment and systems need power, but electricity can only be stored in small quantities. If wired power is the preferred option, the cables often get in the way. One remedy is provided by systems based on induction or radio waves. But the cost of such systems is mostly greater than their benefit. (read more)

MICROMO - DC Micromotors Pack a Powerful Punch

For difficult, dangerous tasks, telerob, a specialist in remote handling technology, has developed the disarming robot Teodor. The all-terrain mobile robot on caterpillar treads is controlled wirelessly via radio. Because of the low centre of gravity, the manipulator arm can lift up to 30 kg securely. (read more)

MICROMO - Maximum Output with DC Motors

Today, mass-market electronics are manufactured almost exclusively on high-performance assembly machines. Given the nature of these fast-moving products, time is literally money. Therefore, two aspects are of particular importance for the production equipment deployed within this area: maximum quantities and minimum changeover time. (read more)

MICROMO - Miniature Blood Pressure Monitor

A new measuring device in miniature form facilitates extensive, long-term monitoring, without impeding the day-to-day lives of patients. Modern microdrives inside the device ensure the necessary mechanical execution of electronic commands. (read more)

MICROMO - Thermoplastic Rapid Prototyping Machine

Thermoplastic rapid prototyping machines like those produced by Stratasys build up detailed models by extruding a continuous bead of liquefied plastic in layers as fine as 0.005 in. An x-y gantry propels the extrusion head in a series of raster moves, depositing a layer on the build platform (z stage), letting it cool, then applying the next layer. (read more)

MICROMO - Spherical Vehicle with Balancing Drive Module

Like a human on two legs, a spherical vehicle has an unstable "stance". It requires continuously active readjustment in order to maintain a position. The procedure must be carried out very quickly, even reflexively - for the faster the reaction, the more minor necessary corrections are and the better the stability of the device. In the case presented, a vehicle equipped with electric mot... (read more)

MICROMO - Space Exploration use Lightweight DC Motors

Every kilogram of weight which goes into orbit costs a hundred times its weight in fuel. So microdrives are an excellent solution. They are always ready for action, tolerate short-term overloads and are resistant to both cold and heat if modified slightly with respect to materials and lubrication of the standard components. This makes them an enormously affordable drive for space technol... (read more)

MICROMO - STEPPER MOTOR IN BLOOD CIRCULATION SCANNER

A newly developed blood circulation scanner is small and practical, combining modern electronics, DC motors from MICROMO, laser technology and micromechanics with a PC for evaluation. As blood circulation is essential for all bodily functions, this device allows rapid confirmation of diagnoses as well as an assessment of the progression of specific illnesses. (read more)

MICROMO - Light Weight Bomb Disposal Robot

Mechanical Mobile Platforms (MMPs), a family of simplified, manportable robots from the Machine Lab Inc. (Fort Collins, CO) that can perform a range of surveillance and bomb disposal tasks at a price point low enough for wide deployment . For the cost of a high-end system, which can exceed several hundred thousand dollars, users can purchase nine or 10 MMPs. (read more)

MICROMO - New 8 & 10 mm Micro Brushless Motor

MICROMO introduces the new 0824 and 1028 motors from the FAULHABER Group. The new high performance, high precision motors are ideal for a wide variety of applications in such markets as medical devices and robotics. (read more)

MICROMO - Introducing the Piezo LEGS Caliper LC20 Motor

Nanometer Precision in the Smallest Space

MICROMO is pleased to announce the arrival of the Piezo LEGS LC20 Caliper Motor. The LC20 Caliper Motor is designed for integration in linear stages. Its extremely compact size and direct drive makes it ideal for high precision motorized stages. With this piezo motor solution, it is possible to fit your complete motion system... (read more)

MICROMO - Laboratory Equipment need Fast Reliable DC Motors

Many standard recurring jobs in routine medical laboratory work are being performed through partial automation and additional manual work involving increased staffing levels, e.g. blood group determination or anti-body tests. Massive savings can be achieved by using state-of-the-art laboratory analysis systems. (read more)

MICROMO - Small DC Motors Power Handheld Explosives Detector

Explosives present ongoing risk today, whether in the battlefield, city streets, or around high-value targets like airports. RedXDefense set out to develop a handheld field unit to detect various hazardous materials, they focused on designing a fast, rugged, and easy-to-use device targeted for operation by soldiers or dockworkers. (read more)

MICROMO - Micro drives Gives Humanoid Robots Human Traits

Since time immemorial, people have dreamed of creating artificial human beings. Nowadays,modern technology is capable of realizing this dream in the form of the humanoid robot. The main challenge is the power supply and the space required for the various parts. Microdrives represent an ideal solution for resolving these two key issues. (read more)

MICROMO - High Performance with Lower Consumption

Small and miniature aircraft, also known as UAVs (unmanned aerial
vehicles), require reliable propulsion systems in order to achieve
extended flight times with minimal quantities of fuel. Previously, the
only option available for fuel delivery to the engine was a carburetor.
The latter, however, is not able to provide an optimum fuel mix for all
of the... (read more)

MICROMO - Micro Drives Excel in Hazardous Terrain

The timely tracking down and disarming of bombs, IEDs, booby traps and other dangerous munitions from the extremist arsenal is most definitely a job for the professionals. The Guardian MROV by AB Precision is a modular miniature vehicle designed to be compact, go anywhere and carry additional equipment as required this is made possible with micro motors from the FAULHABER group. (read more)

MICROMO - MICROMO Brushless DC Servomotors Series 1218…B

MICROMO Introduces the FAULHABER Brushless DC Servomotors Series 1218…B (read more)

MICROMO - 0816-SR DC Motor has High Torque in a Small Space

MICROMO announces the new FAULHABER high power 0816…SR Series DC‐Micro Motors. Based on the revolutionary FAULHABER ironless rotor winding, the coreless motors deliver best in class performance in a compact 8 mm diameter with continuous torque up to 0.7 mNm and a stall torque of 1.2 mNm. The 0816…SR is the perfect for applications where light weight and high torque ar... (read more)

MICROMO - BX4 Motors with Integrated Compact Electronics

MICROMO now offers twelve new 32mm Brushless DC-Servomotors from the FAULHABER Group. The features of the BX4 line are long operational lifetime, a high cogging-free output torque and no adhesive bonded joints. This makes them ideal for many applications like robotics, automation, medical, machinery, aerospace and aviation. The new BX4 series brushless motors are available in two lengths... (read more)

MICROMO - 3272 CR DC Micro Motor from FAULHABER

MICROMO is pleased to present the 3272 CR DC Micro Motor from FAULHABER. Setting new standards, the 3272 CR offers graphite commutation and premium materials produced with cutting-edge process technologies. The robust and durable drive provides torque of up to 120 mNm, while measuring merely 32 mm in diameter and 72 mm in length.

The advanced System FAULHABER ironless stator coil,... (read more)

MICROMO - Next Generation Graphite Commutated DC Motors

DC Micromotor Series 2642/2657 CXR

The Next Generation of Graphite Commutated DC Motors

Following the powerful CR series motor, MICROMO now offers the new CXR group of graphite commutated DC micro motors to include the 26 mm diameter version. (read more)

MICROMO - Motion Control Drives Portable Infusion Pump

It was a challenging project from the start. Field medics need to be fast on their feet. The Army wanted a pump that was battery operated, weighed less than a pound, and provided no electronic signature and minimal noise to inhibit detection. Meeting those requirements meant designing with an eye toward efficiency. (read more)

MICROMO - Gyro-Stabilized Turrets Provide Real Time Imaging

There was a time when reconnaissance meant either multi-million dollar satellites snapping a few shots per orbit or pilots risking their necks to fly over hostile territory. Today, recon is dominated by unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), a much more cost effective approach that presents no risk to the operators, who are not only on the ground but frequently on the other side of the... (read more)

MICROMO - LM 2070 Linear DC Motor

FAULHABER expands its family of linear DC servomotors with the addition of a larger more powerful drive. The new LM 2070 measures 20 x 28 x 70 mm and weighs just 236 g. It provides a peak force of up to 27,6 N. The motor is available with different stroke lengths ranging from 40 to 120 mm. (read more)

MICROMO - Flat Brushless DC-Motors + Integrated Electronics

MICROMO expands its line of FAULHABER Brushless Flat DC Micromotors. The two offerings provide diameters of 15mm and 26mm. The new motors have 3 digital hall sensors, no cogging torque, the 26mm comes with integrated speed control. Gearmotors available with a wide range of ratios in the same dimensional footprint. (read more)

MICROMO - Automation Speeds Pharmaceutical Dispensing

Lines at your local pharmacy will be a thing of the past, if ScriptPro (Mission, Kansas) has anything to say about it. The company's automated prescription dispensing systems can handle everything from tablets and capsules to packages of ointments, offering complete labeling and traceability, along with 99.7% counting accuracy. Leveraging high-efficiency, high-torque motors from MICROMO. (read more)

MICROMO - FIRST MICROPROCESSOR CONTROLLED PROSTHETIC LEG

When it comes to finding technological ways of dealing with the loss of a limb, for example as the result of the amputation of a leg, two key things need to be taken into account. Firstly, it took nature a long time to develop the perfect "apparatus" to allow humans to move around. Secondly, people are creatures of habit - they tend to carry on moving in the way they're used to. (read more)

MICROMO - Two Optical Encoders PA2-50 and PA2-100

Leading the way again in miniature motor feedback development, FAULHABER now provides high-resolution, low current-draw optical encoders in different diameters from 6 up to 12 mm.

Continuing to set the industry standard for feedback of DC-Micromotors, FAULHABER now packs 50 lines per revolution into a 6 mm and 100 lines per revolution into an 8 up to 12 mm diameter package. (read more)

MICROMO - Micro-Precise Surgery Assistant

A miniature, high precision hexapod with 6 DOF is used as guidance assistance for spinal surgery. The bone-mounted system, named SpineAssist, will accurately guide the surgeon for maximized precision when placing implants destined to stabilize spinal (vertebrae) fusions in both open and minimally invasive surgery. (read more)

MICROMO - World's Smallest Rotary Optical Encoder

MICROMO introduces the world's smallest rotary encoder. The PA2-50 boasts an impressive 50 lines per revolution before quadrature utilizing optical technology packaged in a 6mm diameter housing. Operating at 2.7 to 3.3V DC with a battery-friendly current draw of 8mA, low-voltage battery applications continue running longer with more robust feedback signal reliability. (read more)

MICROMO - Robotic Biopsy System Drives the Point Home

Dr. Rajiv Gupta's residency at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) had one simple question: Why, with CT scanners routinely achieving submillimeter resolutions, was he still performing manual needle biopsies with only centimeters of accuracy? There had to be a better way. A team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) agreed and built a robotic biopsy system. (read more)