• Electric drives are taking over in passenger planes.

    Now Available: the latest issue of maxon’s driven magazine.

    In passenger aircrafts, small electric motors are taking over many tasks that used to be performed mechanically or hydraulically. This is a rapidly growing trend. Welcome on board!

  • Swiss motor ventures deep under the surface of Mars.

    maxon is a part of NASA's InSight mission.

    In just a few days, the InSight probe will land on Mars to shed new light on the formation of rocky planets. The mission entails driving a measuring probe five meters deep into the Martian ground. maxon engineers pulled out all the stops to make their motor fit for the job.

  • More than a 100 square meters of high-tech.

    Drive technology connoisseurs can look forward to a number of new maxon products in Nuremberg.

    maxon motor will present exciting new products at the SPS IPC Drives trade fair. The Swiss drive specialist's extensive product portfolio includes three new high-end BLDC motors.

  • The first Mars helicopter will fly with maxon’s DC motors.

    NASA is again working with maxon motor.

    Two years from now, the US space agency NASA will send a new rover to the Red Planet. Included: a small helicopter, which will take the first aerial photos of Mars. The rotors will be controlled by robust DC motors from Switzerland.

  • Compact controller communicates via EtherCAT

    The EPOS4 Compact positioning controllers from maxon are ready for effortless, industrial Ethernet connectivity.

    The devices from the successful EPOS4 Compact series can now also be incorporated into EtherCAT networks, thereby creating new opportunities for a huge range of applications.

  • Opportunity is waiting for light

    The 15-year-old Mars rover Opportunity is fighting another sandstorm.

    On July 7, 2003, the NASA twin robot Opportunity embarked on its journey to the Red Planet from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Today, 15 years later, it is still sending life signs back to Earth – despite a heavy sand storm.

  • A flat motor for high torque

    maxon’s brushless EC 90 flat motor with 1 Nm.

    maxon's new brushless EC 90 flat motor features maximum torque in a compact design. This and all other drives in this series of motors are now also available with cables.

  • Taking a page out of Natures book

    maxon’s driven magazine takes a look at bionics.

    Engineers from all over the world are getting inspiration from nature and are developing technologies at the highest level, from bionic prostheses, to exoskeletons for children, and even a salamander with a spine.

  • A powerhouse with great control characteristics

    maxon presents the EPOS4 70/15 controller.

    The drive specialists at maxon motor have developed the EPOS4 70/15 positioning controller, the most powerful model of the series so far, with a maximum output of 2.1 kW. However, there is exciting news from the field of BLDC motors as well.

  • For high-precision positioning

    ENX 16 RIO encoder from maxon motor.

    maxon motor presents a top-of-the-range high-resolution encoder. The ENX 16 RIO offers an impressive resolution of up to 65,536 counts per turn in a compact and rugged housing.

  • Motion Controller expanded with EtherCAT

    Plug-in board for maxon EPOS4 controllers

    Your drive specialist, maxon motor, is equipping its EPOS4 positioning controllers with additional connectivity options. They can now be integrated into any EtherCAT network as a slave by using an expansion board.

  • A powerful and cost-effective drive

    The brushless EC-i 30 DC motor from maxon motor.

    Several different versions of the high-torque, brushless EC-i motors from maxon motor are now also available in small diameters. They are perfect for hand-held devices and applications in robotics.

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