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      High-performance automated guided vehicle control

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    Your business issues are unique.

    Efficiency, within the principles of modular engineering, aims for full reusability of software, regardless of a machine's complexity. This requires control hardware, which is fully scalable and covers a wide range of performance needs. From the simplest application with 2-4 axes, to more complex processes, full software portability needs to deliver performance and cost-effectiveness.

    Our experts help you throughout the entire machine life cycle.

    Illustration, Machine LifecycleSolutions, Industrial production, machine control.
    • Solutions

      The Synchronized Axes / Sercos/ Motion Controller LMC101 architecture allows for economical automation of small machines, with a maximum of four servo axes. The smallest controller of the PacDrive LMC series, this architecture contains Lexium 52 servo drives for configurations with few self-contained single axes, and a classic hardwired safety solution. You can benefit from high-end motion features, tools and libraries, designed for machines with up to 100 axes.
    • Value Proposition

      • Autonomous control systems for motion, PLC logic, and communication
      • PacDrive 3 is based upon proven logic motion technology, which unifies PLC, motion, and robotics control functionality on a single hardware platform. 
      • Sercos drive communication allows the implementation of safe I/O communication using a single, Ethernet-based fieldbus.
      • With its centralized system architecture, PacDrive is the ideal solution for controlling a broad range of servo-driven production and material handling equipment and robotics. It uses fully integrated, IEC 61131-3-compliant program structures.
    • Differentiation

      PacDrive 3 based automation architectures can be flexibly adapted to the changing configurations of servo axes. If additional axes must be added, or more performance is needed, users can easily move to a more advanced controller model. No other hardware needs to be changed, as full program portability overcomes any limitations on the software side.