Latest Generation DC motor position controller upgrade.
Maxon motor today released software and firmware upgrades for their range of motion control units. The EPOS (Easy to use Position system) versions EPOS2 EPOS2P and EPOS3 are affected.
Some of the upgraded features for the EPOS3 include an implemented touch probe functionality, Cyclic Synchronous Position Mode (CSP) featuring improved interpolation of target position and enhanced EtherCAT error handling communication. The EPOS studio software suite now includes an automatic firmware scan at startup, a new graphic design, registry free components, improved gear configuration in the startup wizard and detailed information in the EtherCAT protocol in the Command Analyzer. The EPOS2 DC motor position control unit has new command functions such as Get Home State, Wait for Homing Attained, Get Average Velocity and Get Average Current. All new position controllers will be supplied with the new firmware version and the version numbers will be included in the deliveries. For detailed information or assistance visit maxon motor Australia www.maxonmotor.com.au or contact maxon motor in Sydney on +61 2 9476 4777.