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At maxon, we develop and build high precision electric drive systems that are among the best in the world. We combine brushed and brushless DC motors, gearheads, sensors, and controllers into complete mechatronic drive systems.

We are driven by progress. We are certain that we can continuously improve – even what seems to be perfect – even better. We believe that outstanding engineers and technicians can make a positive impact on the world. This is why we support them in their efforts to go off the beaten path and provide the right drives for their ideas. We do this because we share in their uncompromising drive to excel in technology.

For more than 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
  • Brushless flat motors
  • Planetary gearheads, spur gearheads, special gearheads
  • Sensors
  • Servo amplifiers, positioning controllers
  • High-tech CIM and MIM components
  • Custom drives

drive.tech - A site for technology enthusiasts

drive.tech is filled 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! https://drive.tech/

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Technical Articles

"A Prosthetic will Never be Perfect" (Motors) A small start-up is set to turn the market for hand prostheses on its head - with an innovative spirit, compact DC motors, and a touch function. (View Full Article)
400 Kilometers Above the Earth (Motors) The International Space Station (ISS) is a masterpiece of technology. The world's highest research laboratory also has drive systems from maxon motor on board - for example in experimental robots. (View Full Article)