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Centralized Motion Control Solution

Centralized motion control solutions include 4-axis, 6-axis, 8-axis motion control cards andembedded motion controller, utilizing a high-performance DSP to calculate the motion trajectories and FPGA to process critical motionI/O. The kernel on DSP is the one of SoftMotion built by Advantech. All motion cards support common motion API for easy integration or machine upgrade. Motion functions of the cards vary from basic point-to-point motion control, economic linear/circular interpolation to application-specific functions. The PCI-1240U/PCI-1220U and PCI-1243U are motion control cards that are ASIC based. The PEC-3240 is an embedded motion controller; programmers can speed up their system development with this Application ready embedded motion controller. Windows 32 bits/64 bits, .Net components are supported.

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  • Centralized Montrol Control

    Centralized motion control solutions include 4-axis, 6-axis, 8-axis motion control cards andembedded motion controller, utilizing a high-performance DSP to calculate the motion trajectories and FPGA to process critical motionI/O. The kernel on DSP is the one of SoftMotion built by Advantech. All motion cards support common motion API for easy integration or machine upgrade. Motion functions of the cards vary from basic point-to-point motion control, economic linear/circular interpolation to application-specific functions. The PCI-1240U/PCI-1220U and PCI-1243U are motion control cards that are ASIC based. The PEC-3240 is an embedded motion controller; programmers can speed up their system development with this Application ready embedded motion controller. Windows 32 bits/64 bits, .Net components are supported.

    • PCI-1274

      The PCI-1274 is a basic 4-axis motion control PCI card with multi-latch/compare trigger function. PCI-1274 utilizes the high-performance FPGA to provide 4 axes Point-to-Point, 2-axis Linear Interpolation and up to 12-CH Latch and 12-CH Compare Trigger with a SoftMotion algorithm inside to perform the precise position control. PCI-1274 also has internal FIFO to realize the high speed position compare and trigger pulse output. User can link 12-CH compare trigger outputs to 12-CH latch inputs one by one or link all compare trigger outputs to single channel of latch input only. Integrating camera, sensor to realize AOI application, such as linear screw, IC and vision inspection sorting machine. In addition, all Advantech motion controllers use the “Common Motion API” architecture which is a unified user programming interface and graphical utility. This architecture saves application maintenance and upgrades. Programmers can benefit from integrating any Advantech SoftMotion controller without changing large amounts of the application code. User-friendly examples decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1245LIO

      The PCI-1245L/45LIO are 4-axis universal PCI cards (supporting both 3.3 V and 5 V signal slots) stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for entry-level applications which need to control JOG, point to point, continuous move and interpolation motion such as 2-axis linear, 3-axis linear (PCI-1245LIO) and 2-axis arc move (PCI-1245LIO). The PCI-1245LIO also provide extra 16 DI and 16 DO via terminal board, MTB-3956LIO. In addition, all Advantech motion controllers use the “Common Motion API” architecture which is a unified user programming interface and graphical utility. This architecture saves application maintenance and upgrades. Programmers can benefit from integrating any Advantech SoftMotion controller without changing large amounts of the application code. User-friendly examples decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1285

      PCI-1285 is a 8-axis universal PCI (supporting both 3.3 V and 5 V signal slot) stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for applications which need to control interpolation, synchronization among multiple axes, continuous contouring and high speed triggering to integrated machine vision solution. PCI-1285 utilizes the high-performance DSP and FPGA to calculate the motion trajectories, synchronization timing control for multiple axes and input/output handling to offer functionality, such as up to 8-axis linear interpolation, 2- axis circular interpolation, helical interpolation, T/S-curve acceleration/deceleration rate and so on. In addition, Advantech supplies a Common Motion API library, graphical utility and user-friendly examples to decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1265

      PCI-1265 is a 6-axis universal PCI (supporting both 3.3 V and 5 V signal slot) stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for applications which need to control interpolation, synchronization among multiple axes, continuous contouring and high speed triggering to integrated machine vision solution. PCI-1265 utilizes the high-performance DSP and FPGA to calculate the motion trajectories, synchronization timing control for multiple axes and input/output handling to offer functionality, such as up to 6-axis linear interpolation, 2-axis circular interpolation, helical interpolation, T/S-curve acceleration/deceleration rate and so on. In addition, Advantech supplies a Common Motion API library, graphical utility and user-friendly examples to decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1245

      PCI-1245 is a 4-axis universal PCI (supporting both 3.3 V and 5 V signal slot) stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for applications which need to control interpolation, synchronization among multiple axes, continuous contouring and high speed triggering to integrated machine vision solution. PCI-1245 utilizes the high-performance DSP and FPGA to calculate the motion trajectories, synchronization timing control for multiple axes and input/output handling to offer functionality, such as up to 4-axis linear interpolation, 2- axis circular interpolation, helical interpolation, T/S-curve acceleration/deceleration rate and so on. In addition, Advantech supplies a Common Motion API library, graphical utility and user-friendly examples to decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1285E

      PCI-1245E/1285E is a 4/8-axis economic universal PCI (supporting both 3.3 V and 5 V signal slot) stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for entry-level applications which need to control linear interpolation, electronic gear, continuous contouring (circular trajectories and auto blending are excluded). PCI-1245E/1285E utilizes the high-performance DSP and FPGA to calculate the motion trajectories, synchronization timing control for multiple axes and input/output handling to offer functionality, such as 2~8-axis linear interpolation, E-Gear (only for PCI-1245E), T/S-curve acceleration/deceleration rate, speed override, 16 home modes and so on. In addition, Advantech supplies a Common Motion API library, graphical utility and user-friendly examples to decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1245E

      PCI-1245E is a 4-axis economic universal PCI (supporting both 3.3 V and 5 V signal slot) stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for entry-level applications which need to control linear interpolation, electronic gear, continuous contouring (circular trajectories and auto blending are excluded). PCI-1245E utilizes the high-performance DSP and FPGA to calculate the motion trajectories, synchronization timing control for multiple axes and input/output handling to offer functionality, such as 2~8-axis linear interpolation, E-Gear (only for PCI-1245E), T/S-curve acceleration/deceleration rate, speed override, 16 home modes and so on. In addition, Advantech supplies a Common Motion API library, graphical utility and user-friendly examples to decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1245L

      The PCI-1245L is a 4-axis universal PCI card (supporting both 3.3 V and 5 V signal slots) stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for entry-level applications which need to control interpolation, synchronization among multiple axes, with SoftMotion algorithm inside to perform the motion trajectory and precise movement. The PCI-1245L utilizes the high-performance FPGA to calculate the motion trajectories, synchronization timing control for multiple axes and input/output handling to offer functionality, such as 2 axis linear interpolation, T/S-curve, speed override, programmable acceleration/deceleration rate, 16 home modes and so on. In addition, all Advantech motion controllers use the “Common Motion API” architecture which is a unified user programming interface and graphical utility. This architecture saves application maintenance and upgrades. Programmers can benefit from integrating any Advantech SoftMotion controller without changing large amounts of the application code. User-friendly examples decrease programming load, helping users complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1220U

      Advantech's PCI-1220U is a 2-axis Universal PCI stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card. This card adopts NOVA MCX312 IC which supports 2-axis motion control with interpolations. Besides, functions like continuous interpolation, programmable T/S-curve acceleration/deceleration, constant speed control are also accomplished. For users that only need to drive two motors at most, PCI-1220U is a cost-effective solution than 4-axis motion control cards. The DLL driver for PCI-1220U together with the utility make it easy for users to test the functionalities of the card and to develop their own application.
    • PCI-1240U

      Advantech introduces the PCI-1240U 4-axis stepping/pulse-type servo motor control card designed for general-purpose extreme motion applications. The PCI-1240U is a high-speed 4-axis motion control card for the PCI bus that simplifies stepping and pulse-type servo motor control, giving you added performance from your motors. The card’s intelligent NOVA ® MCX314-motion ASIC builds in a variety of motion control functions, such as 2/3-axis linear interpolation, 2- axis circular interpolation, T/S-curve acceleration/deceleration rate and more. In addition, the PCI-1240U performs these motion control functions without processor loading during driving. For advanced applications, we supply Windows DLL drivers and user-friendly examples to decrease your programming load. Moreover, through a free bundled PCI-1240U motion utility, you can complete configuration and diagnosis easily.
    • PCI-1243U

      PCI-1243U is a 4-axis stepping motor control card with universal PCI interface. Each axis can be controlled directly through the card's I/O registers. This board is economic solution for stepping motor which provides 4 channels pulse train, T/S speed profile, on-the-fly velocity change and so on. The board is supplied with DLL library for Windows programmer to write the program. With the DLL driver, you can easily link to VC ®, Visual Basic® or BCB.
    • PCI-1784U

      PCI-1784U is a 4-axis quadrature encoder and counter add-on card for PCI bus. The card includes four 32-bit quadruple AB phase encoder counters, 8-bit timer with multi range
    • PCL-833

      PCL-833 is a 3-axis quadrature encoder and counter add-on card for the IBM PC/AT and compatibles (ISA bus). This card lets your PC perform position monitoring for motion controlsystems. Each input includes a decoding circuit for incremental quadrature encoding. Inputs accept either single-ended or differential signals. Quadrature input works with or withoutan index, allowing linear or rotary encoder feedback.PCL-833 has three independent 24-bit counters. The maximum quadrature input rate is 1.0 MHz, and the maximum input rate in counter mode is 2.4 MHz. You can individuallyconfigure each counter for quadrature decoding, pulse/direction counting or up/down counting.PCL-833 provides five digital input channels. Each channel accepts digital input as an index input for a rotary encoder or as a home sensor input for a linear encoder. The card cangenerate an interrupt to the system based on a signal from its digital inputs, overflow/underflow of its counters, or on a programmed time interval. It can repeatedly generate interruptsat any time interval you specify, from 0.1 msec. to 255 sec. These interrupts let you precisely monitor the speed of a control system.
    • PCL-839+

      PCL-839+ three axis intelligent stepping motor control card turns your IBM-compatible PC into a 3-axis motion-control station. The card’s one PCD-4541 intelligent controller chipscan execute a variety of motion-control commands. For advanced applications, we supply function libraries which you can link to your C program.You can control each axis directly through the card’s I/O registers. but use of the card’s high-level interpreter is recommended. This interpreter reads high-level commands from atext file to perform specific tasks. We also supply function libraries which you can call from your C program. The libraries come with ‘Turbo C’ source code which you can recompileif you want to access the libraries from other C compilers.
  • Accessories

    A DIN-rail terminal board is a wiring board with dedicated connectors for the motors of Panasonic Minas A series, Mitsubishi MR-J2S series and Yaskawa Sigma 2 series. This terminal board can save time and effort of wiring. Each ADAM-3900 series wiring board features DIN-rail mounting terminals and consists of universal screw terminal modules designed for field signal wiring in industrial applications. Besides, DIN-rail terminal board can be connected to the analog and digital ports of Advantech products such as the PCL series.

    • ADAM-3956

      The ADAM-3956 terminal board provides convenient and reliable signal wiring for PCI-1240/1245/1245E/1245V/1245L/1265/1285/1285E with 100-pin SCSI connector. Its D-SUB 26P type connectors give you the quick and easy way to connect to the Panasonic A5/MINAS A , Yaskawa Sigma 5 , Mitsubishi J3S and Delta A2 servo motors.
    • ADAM-3955

      The ADAM-3900 series consists of universal screw terminal modules designed for field signal wiring in industrial applications. They can be connected to the analog and digital ports of Advantech products such as the PCL series.
    • ADAM-3940

      40-pin Wiring Board with LED for AMAX-2241, AMAX-2242, AMAX-2243
    • ADAM-3943

      PCI-1243U Wiring Board with LED
    • ADAM-3952

      50-pin SCSI and IDC DIN-rail Wiring Board To Be Used With PCI-1220U, PCI-1240U, PCI-1245, PCI-1245E, PCI-1265, PCM-3240, PEC-3240

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