Motion Controllers

Motion Controllers Group Photo


For your own CNC and machine automation projects, MicroKinetics manufactures a variety of motion controllers. Here are the selections available and the features:

The Motionet MN100 is a low cost, single axis, networkable controller that is PC independent. Use the MN100 where true coordinated motion between axes is not required. Works with most operating systems.

The Motionet MN400 is a high performance, 4 axis, coordinated motion controller suitable for microstepping applications. Designed for Windows XP and Vista operating systems.

The Motionet MN400E is the prebuilt cabinet version with power supply, control switches, feedrate override control, and LED indicators.


Motionet™ MN400
Multi-Axis Contouring Motion Controller With USB Interface


MN400 Photo MOTION CAPABILITIES:

  • Linear and circular interpolation
  • Point-to-point positioning
  • Coordinated motion
  • Jogging
  • Vector positioning
  • Continuous Contouring
  • Electronic gearing

FEATURES:

  • Controls up to 4 axes
  • Serial communications via RS232 or RS485 jumper selectable
  • 8 Kbyte FLASH memory for non-volatile program & configuration storage
  • Well engineered instructions with 30 powerful ASCII commands
  • Analog inputs for interactive feedrate override and jog speed control
  • Resolution selection for jog mode
  • Complete opto-isolation of driver power for improved reliability
  • Programmable acceleration/deceleration
  • Remote and local jogging
  • Optional 4 channel incremental encoder feedback board

 

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View Data Sheet

900-4000-004

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View Data Sheet

900-4000-401

$

View Data Sheet

332-0000-019

$

View Data Sheet

332-0000-020

$

View Data Sheet

332-0000-011

$

 

Motionet MN400E - Cabinet Style Controller With Operator Interface

MN400E The MN400E is the enclosed version of the MN400 controller. It provides a control panel with switches and indicators and supplies power to the board. Ideal for the desktop and benchtop machines as well as an engineering evaluation system. Can be used as an upgrade for older Driverack and Mightydrive systems to support USB and/or the latest windows operating systems.



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View Data Sheet

999-3600-000

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View Data Sheet

999-3600-001

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Used to upgrade an old Driverack or Mightydrive

332-0050-025

$

 

Used to upgrade an old Driverack or Mightydirve with lathe threading support

332-0050-125

$

Motionet MN100 - Single Axis Networked Controller

MN100 Photo

The MN100 is a single axis stepper motor controller. It communicates with a master controller or a PC via RS485 serial port. The MN100 controller can be used with the DM8010, DR8010, DM4050, and UnoDrive or with any third party driver that accepts industry standard step and direction commands.

FEATURES:

  • Up to 127 devices can be networked
  • Four software selectable baud rates (9600, 19200, 38400, and 57600)
  • Convenient device addressing via on-board rotary dip switches
  • Easy to use command set
  • Connects directly to existing drivers



Product

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View Data Sheet

900-4000-001

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View Data Sheet

900-4000-002

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