PLYMOUTH, MN — ACS Motion Control has expanded its configurable machine and motion control product offering to include 9″ and 11″ enclosures for two-to-four axes. Designated the MC4U 9″ and MC4U 11″, the control systems
integrate controllers, drives, power supplies and additional I/O and networking capabilities to provide complete control of machine automation functions — motion, logic, power and data.
The MC4U 9″ rack interfaces with four encoder feedbacks, has a single HSSI channel, a single RS232 communication port and two Ethernet ports. In addition, it provides ‚Â±10V drive commands for two external drives.
The MC4U 11″ rack interfaces with four encoder feedbacks, has two HSSI channels, a single RS232 communication port and two Ethernet ports.
The MC4U 9″ and 11″ racks feature ACS’ SPiiPlus 3U or SPiiPlus 3U-LT motion controllers, PSM3U-48V-0.76kW or PSM3U-320V-8kW power supplies, and DDM3U-1-320V-5A/10A/20A or DDM3U-2-320V-5A/10A/20A drives.
Designed for panel or rack mounting, all connections are accessible from the front, making the MC4U configurable any number of ways to meet exact customer specifications. The MC4U also features logic control with OpenPLC standard IEC 61131-3 PLC control and communications for data management with two Ethernet ports.
Filed Under: Factory automation, Motion control • motor controls