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maxon precision motors, inc.


Maxon Precision Motors, Inc.When it really matters.

Our micro motors move everything that has to be rotated with high precision and reliability. Since 1961.

maxon motor is the worldwide leading provider of high-precision drive systems. For the past 50 years, we have focused on customer-specific solutions, quality and innovation. As a result, our modular product range has constantly been expanded and now includes:

  • Brushless and brushed DC motors with ironless winding 
  • Brushless flat motors with iron core up to 90 W
  • Planetary gearheads, spur gearheads, special gearheads
  • Sensors
  • servo amplifiers, position controllers
  • High-tech CIM and MIM components
  • Customized drives

Worldwide, maxon motor has more than 1800 employees. Sales companies in 40 countries ensures local, competent customer service. maxon motor has production sites at the headquarters in Switzerland, as well as in Germany and Hungary.

Numerous companies from various industries count on drive systems of maxon motor for their mission-critical applications. Our drive systems can be found wherever precision and reliability have top priority. For example in the following fields:

  • Medical technology
  • Industrial automation and robotics
  • Measuring and testing technology
  • Communication
  • Security technology
  • Automotive industry
  • Aerospace
  • Consumer applications - New website for technology enthusiasts is our new website with stories about robots, Mars vehicles, and electro-mechanical prostheses. You can find blogs about energy efficiency in drives, selecting a suitable motor, and current trends. Readers are kept up to date on the latest developments in drive technology and are able to share their favorite articles with friends. Come and see for yourself!

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