from the Gray Hair department...BLDC speed range
How to increase maximum speed of a brushless DC motor?
Some questions before all: 1. Do you not limited by DC bus with actual back-EMF ratio? 2. Do...
from the Forum department...Simplest way to make a current controller
How to make a simple torque control system for a mini dc geared motor?
Such design of torque controller isn't so simply even for your 12V 0.5A DC brush motor. Except...
from the Forum department...servo time to destination
Calculating the time it takes a servo to reach its destination.
For calculating of motion time you can use Profiler Calculator from Copley -...
from the Forum department...DC Servo motor and resolver testing
Need to test DC servo motor and resolver
The right way for your test could be using any digital servo controller with resolver feedback -...
from the Forum department...Control terminology clarification question
I'm interested to know whether it's legitimate to refer to 5 different parameter sets for a PID controller as 5 different controllers, or if to be accurate, I always have to refer to 5 controller gain sets.
Or "We compared the performance of the standard PID controller tuned by by 5 different ways...
from the Forum department...Inertia matching problem
Inertia matching problem of servo system. The influence of the motor coupler is not known.
Inertia mismatch is ratio between masses coupled through low stiffness component. As a rule, for...
from the Forum department...Bidirectional data delivery - 50meters
I am looking for the ideal way to transfer data bi-directionaly between sensors/actuators and PLCs and other DAQ devices.
The better and safety way is using one of well-known field busses as EtherCAT for example. You must...
from the R n D department...Discrete time control
Limit cycle behaviour in digital feedback system
For constant Set-point Output control signal (current/torque command for example) can switch...
from the Forum department...Trying to find absolute to incremental encoder converter
Can someone point me in the direction of a commercial product that will interface a sensor with an absolute encoder output to a motion controller that expects an incremental encoder input?
Most laser interferometers have - except absolute position output - such output option as standard...
from the Question on transfer function data department...After Transfer Function Identification....
I have a question on typical practices for system similation and studies after one has identified (approximated) the transfer function coefficients of a plant.
1. It isn't so important acceleration or velocity you will use because ones differs by operator...
Some questions before advice: 1. Do plant's transfer function is related to velocity-to-current...
from the Magnetic Levitation department...Two different controllers, not simultaneously
Magnetic levitation controller
For manual tuning of your servo with one sensor you can use recommendation from Galil - one of...
If you change resolution of feedback sensor, that control loop gain increased accordingly. Except...
from the Reaktion department...Control loop reaction when high speed
Servo Drive reaction when at high speed and torque require exceed max torque on motor.
You must review SOA of your motor from Speed - Torque curve. As a rule a nominal torque is defined...
from the Forum department...Rated speed and Maximum speed in servo motors
difference between Rated speed and Maximum speed in servo motors ?
Rated speed is defined with rated or nominal voltage (12, 24, 36, etc) as a rule. Max speed is max...
from the Forum department...PLC/DAC with 24 bit resolution
PLC/DAC with 24 bit resolution Voltage I/O
16-bit isn't such used due to high price vs. really commonly used 8 or 10-bit ones. You can use two...
from the Electrical and Electronic Engineering department...From Transfer Function to Frequency Response
Two questions on the theory of Laplace and Fourier transforms.
You can use Laplace and inverse Laplace transforms directly. Equation for such simply function are...
from the Forum department...Servo-drive control bandwidth
What is the benefit of a high-bandwidth control for synchronous motors?
The measuring of any loop bandwidth is well-known procedure. I hope that you use one of standard...
Bandwidth of current loop can be measured at stall rotor location. You may use current monitor...
Such 1kHz bandwidth seems very high even without load. What's bandwidth of inner current loop? ...
from the Forum department...Control a custom robot
Looking for a solution how to control a custom robot
Better way vs. PLC is motion controller. Than Dual axes DMC controller with build-in servo amps...
from the Motor control department...Current Control-Dc motor
Current mode of the servoamplifier-Need for specifications on the response of the DC motor in current loop
If you want check current mode amp, then you need check motor current (from driver's current...
from the Software department...BLDC motor Accelerator problem
designing BLDC drive with a Micro-Controller based controller for E-bike application
Peter, refer in Internet bandwidth ratio is of course first approach only. For...
Recommendation for choosing bandwidth ratio between inner and outer loops you may find thro...
You need to use 2nd power model with electromagnetic and electromechanical time constants for...
Of course closed speed loop with inner current loop will help you. BTW you may use Halls for speed...
from the application: pilotless dc vehicle department...Speed Control of a BLDC Motor with a PLC
Developing a pilotless dc vehicle - which will follow a
magnetic tape on ground.
magnetic tape on ground.
Using PLC for control BLDC motors isn't good idea due to necessity to commutation of motor and use...
from the Feedback Control Systems department...State Space Control of Inverted Pendulum
Several quick questions about implementing state space control of an inverted pendulum balancing platform
Your structure for single axis must include state space controller and observer for evaluation of...
Do you want implement both state space controller and hardware interface with LabVIEW pack? How...
from the Forum department...open frame dc motor
How to calculate Open frame dc motor parameters?
If you looking for frameless DC motors as DC torque motors from Kollmorgen, ...
from the Forum department...why torque estimation?
What is the requirement for torque estimation procedures in speed control of motors?
Because coils' current isn't proportional directly to load's torque/force due to dynamics,...
from the Forum department...BLDC pwm control
encountering problems when driving a BLDC motor with PWM control
It seems you have problem with motor's voltage and not with power. You must check Duty cycle for...
from the Forum department...Newbie Baldor servomotor questions
First project with a Baldor Servo motor, newbie has questions
It seems your motor has resolver and not encoder. And you must configure resolver for need...
from the Forum department...Small DC motor position controller, steady state error problem
Student project, requesting suggestions: DC motor position controller, has steady state errors.
At first, check encoder's mounting to motor shaft. At second, how looks steady-state error...
from the Linear Motor mechanical Assembly department...Linear Motor placement
Correct gap for 3 linear motors placed the motors one above the other (parallel)
Do you connect both motor's coils to the same amp? And if Yes, do you perform any phasing procedure...
from the and 3 phase AC department...DC motor controller
DC motor controller for a 8kW powered 24-48 V DC motor
What's kind of your motor (i.e. PMBL or others)? Is 8kW cont. or peak power?...
from the Mechanical department...motor controller compatible to the PLC s7-200
can you please help me for this matter...i want to have a motor controller which is suitable to be interface with the plc seimens s7-200.
The simpler way is using Analog Output 0-10V for speed regulation (instead of PWM one) and Digital...
from the Forum department...Inertia Mismatch - Flywheel Energy Storage
Flywheel Energy Storage - Motor to Load Inertia Mismatch
The another problem, except tuning of system with such very high mismatch, would be...
from the Forum department...Differential Drive DC Motor Control
How to setup a good PID controller for dc motors you do not have information about. All the motor parameters are unknown. Is it possible to achieve all the motor parameters somehow?
For tuning each servo axes separately as first step, Application Note from Galil maybe suggested: ...
from the Linear Motor tuning department...How to tune Baldor Linearmotor with microflex drive
Can anybody told me how to tune Baldor Linear motor .
OK, but I need more details of your application: - Microflex operation mode (i.e. current or...
What type of linear encoder with Hall sensor do you have? Can Microflex drive perform brushless...
from the Forum department...Difference B/W PLC and Motion controllers
What are the difference between PLC and motion controllers
Modern motion controllers are closer to PAC vs PLC because except possibility to perform complex...
from the CAN I do it? department...CANOpen
Beckhoff has wide range products for many popular field buses including of course CANopen one. ...
from the Motor Selection department...AC vs DC servo motor in high acceleration application
I require 20-25 Nm torque, high acceleration motor. The motor accelerates from 0 to 11.3 rad/s in 1.75 ms and then decelerates to 0 again in 1.75 ms. Do I choose AC servo or DC servo motor?
Pay attention on peak torque also - you define very high dynamic (more than 6,000 rad/s^2!) for the...
from the Aerospace department...Apply torque on shaft
DC motor or electro brake?? which is better to apply torque on shaft
If you need apply reactive (i.e. friction type) torque, than magnetic particle brake with current...
from the Forum department...Need to control two motors
Need move two motors along two separate rails
If both motors are mechanically coupled, than you need to control two axes in Gantry mode - see...
from the High Power department...Bidirectional brushless DC motor controller
Where to find high power bidirectional brushless DC motor controller
Servo (or bi-directional) single axis motion controller with build-in power amp you may find in...
from the Forum department...project on bldc motor
need guidelines regarding simulation (simulink model) of bldc motor
BLDC motor has few sources of torque ripple related with motor itself or control. Which type of...
from the Forum department...Field Oriented Control
How Field Oriented Control works (VISSIM example context)
More basic info regarding FOC you may find from Motion control university inside PMD Inc website -...
from the Forum department...Looking for software to develope a control app
A new adventure
Galil motion controllers have CAD-to-DMC software allowing translate *.dxf or other AutoCAD files...
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