Moog animatics smart motor suits manufacturing environments

Moog Animatics is offering the NEMA 17 SmartMotor model SL17406D (or SL17) to the public. It offers an array of high-performance parts and includes easy-to-use features that can be found on the SM SmartMotor.

The SL17 SmartMotor includes the AniBasic language with more than 200 commands to carry out the simple configuration and control of IO, data handling, program flow, motion and math.  When powered off, the program and data’s information is remembered. The SL17 has four modes – Contouring, Position, Torque and Velocity – to address the kind of control that’s required for the application. With combined controller and drive, it decreases for wiring, boosts reliability, decrease in setup time and leads to simple installation.

Moog Animatics General Manager Doug Parentice, the SL17 signifies the company’s strategic growth of its motor product lineup to include an affordable model while still ensuring its competitiveness and features. He continued by saying it allowed customers to benefit from the SmartMotor features that are generally seen on the higher-end products but without the higher cost.

The typical motor applications include manufacturing equipment, packaging machinery and material handling. You can learn more about what the SL17 offers by getting in touch with Moog Animatics.

Moog Animatics, which has been in business for more than 28 years and is a part of the Moog. Inc. company, is the worldwide leader in unified motion control and designs, and produces and sells motion control systems and products. The company has operations and offices throughout the world including the U.S., Japan and Germany. It also has a network of Automation Solution providers around the world.

You can learn more about Moog Animatics by visiting

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