Elmo Gold Servo Drives Expand to Over 60,000 Watts
Submitted by: Elmo Motion Control Ltd.
Tel Aviv, Israel (OPENPRESS) June 18, 2012 -- Elmo, leaders in the motion control industry for over 25 years, has launched the Gold Drum 100/800 ─ a 60 KW, high-performance, wide bandwidth servo drive yet with a very high-efficiency of around 99%.
Now Elmo offers the widest range of network-based servo drives with an identical core and the same operating environment. As with any other member of the Gold Servo Drives family, the Gold Drum HV 100/800 demonstrates again that Elmo products are "Smart, Small, Simple," and full of features and capabilities.
The Gold Drum HV 100/800 is EtherCAT and CANOpen compliant and, in conjunction with Elmo's Gold Maestro, creates a high-level, real-time, multi-axis network. Elmo's 'go-standard' policy, allows easy expansion, upgrading, replacing or even adding non-Elmo products to the network.
The new products are developed to make life easier for Elmo's customers: they are user-friendly; accessible; reduce integration time and maintenance costs; are easy to set up and tune using Elmo Application Studio (EAS) software tools; and have a Windows-based application so that users can configure the drive for optimal use with their motor without breaking a sweat. As part of Elmo's Gold Line, the drives are based on existing technology to ensure the fastest time-to-market.
"Direct to mains" operation from rectified 480VAC
High speed networking by fully compliant EtherCAT, or CANOpen
Supports any Feedback in any configuration: single, dual, gantry, etc.
Wide bandwidth in current, velocity, position operating modes
Advanced, extremely fast and most efficient vector control algorithm (current loop bandwidth: 4 kHz)
Complies with most stringent Industrial Standards such as IEC61800, UL508c, UL60950, and EN61000
Eli Cohen, Elmo's senior design engineer, said "we set out to bring to the market a drive that despite its small appearance is as intelligent as it is powerful - a great challenge and especially considering how diverse our other gold line products are. However, we invested significant resources and skills into this project and are proud to say that we have developed the highest density of power and intelligence in a compact package that places 60,000 watts at your fingertips!"
For more information, please visit www.elmomc.com
Elmo designs and manufactures cutting-edge servo drives and network motion controllers that are one-stop solutions for any motion control technology. As a leading global company with over 25 years' experience, we bring our clients profitability and success. Due to our focus on performance, reliability, durability and safety, competiveness, as well as compliance with a wide range of industry standards and protocols, our solutions have been integrated by world leading machine manufacturers in a wide variety of industries from the industrial to the military. Elmo has the solution for any application!