A Ready-to-Use Servo Drive Controller Delivering Up to 5 kW of Continuous Qualitative Power

Sept. 30, 2008
Elmo Motion Control of Massachusetts announces a new addition to its SimplIQ core motion control technology. The solution encompasses the Guitar plus a versatile connection interface which can eliminate or reduce development time and resources when designing a PCB board for a motion control application. As with other Elmo SimplIQ digital products, the Solo Guitar can be easily set up and tuned using Elmo's Composer software tools.Solo Guitar Feature Highlights:•    Ready-to-use, no need for PCB design•    Operates from a DC power source in current, velocity, position and advanced position modes, in conjunction with a permanent-magnet synchronous brushless motor, DC brush motor, linear motor  or voice coil •    Delivers up to 4.8 kW of continuous power or 5.4 kW of peak power in a miniaturized package (46.7 x 61 x 80 mm or 1.84" x 2.4" x 3.15") •    Can operate as a stand-alone device or as part of a multi-axis system in a distributed configuration on a real-time network•    Delivers up to 45 amps of continuous current, and 70 amps of peak current•    Supports a wide variety of feedbacks•    Also available with absolute feedback encoder•    Functions in a high level programming environment•    Provides the highest power density incorporated with Elmo’s SimplIQ core servo and motion rich capabilities                 •    Can be mounted anywhere: In a motor, in a machine, on a load, attached to moving parts, etc.                                                                                                                                                           About The Solo Guitar Servo DriveElmo Motion Control's Solo Guitar is a ready -to-use servo drive solution that provides top servo performance, networking and intelligent control capabilities in a high level programming environment.The Solo Guitar offers an extremely attractive miniature space saving answer. Unique to the motion control market, the combination of the high power capabilities and programming flexibility, with the ability to provide a wide variety of feedbacks and CANOpen networking, makes it a highly effective solution.