Siemens Industry, Inc. (Atlanta, GA) has announced the new generation of Simotion D445-2 multi-axis controllers, with new features such as onboard Profinet interfaces and high-speed I/O. A single controller can support up to 128 axes of motion. Simotion D motion control systems are the ideal solution for production machines covering all levels of performance, from simple single-axis positioning tasks to complex synchronous applications. Thanks to its scalability, Simotion D offers users a high degree of flexibility for the ever-changing demands on machine automation. The Simotion D drive-based multi-axis control system offers PLC, motion control, advanced technology functions, and an integrated drive control based upon Siemens Sinamics S120 drives.
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