The UPK Series 5-phase step-motor system is a compact, high-performance motion-control package consisting of a high-torque PK 5 phase step motor and a high-speed New Pentagon(TM) driver. The high-torque PK 5-phase step motors are available in two frame sizes and four models with running torques ranging from 240 oz-inches at 10 Kpps full step for the UPK569AHA step motor to 1,130 oz-inches at 2 Kpps full-step for the UPK5913AHA step motor.
Oriental Motor U.S.A. Corp., 2510 West 237th St., Suite 102, Torrance, CA 90505, FAX (310) 325-4146.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.