Precise Positioning Motors

Discussion in 'The Projects Forum' started by veejay610, Mar 13, 2008.

  1. veejay610

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    Mar 13, 2008
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    Iam looking on information regarding the type of motor applied in precise linear positioning, could anyone help me out in this respect.
     
  2. KMoffett

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    Dec 19, 2007
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    The two types of motors commonly used for motion/positioning control are servo and stepper.

    Ken
     
  3. scubasteve_911

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    A new kind of motor that works extremely well is the linear brushless motor, but they're rather expensive. You do not need to worry about backlash or gearing, which is a major plus.

    Steve
     
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