Archive for December, 2018:

New servo drives

I’ve now spent┬áhours on research into all the different combinations of servo motors and drives on the market at the moment. Places like AliExpress helped to narrow down what was even available, though I didn’t buy from there in the end. Identifying all the pros and cons of the differing motor types wasn’t easy, but if I’m going to invest a lot of money it had better be the right one or at least close enough. The most suitable motor drive combination for the delta rig motors worked out to be 1.3kW (8.27Nm) servo drives, which operate on mains voltage
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