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Intelligent Drive


Technosoft iPOS4810 MZ-CAT Intelligent Drive with 500W, 11-50V Motor Supply, 7-36V Optional Logic SELV/PELV Supply, 18-40V STO SELV/PELV Supply, 10 Amps Continuous Output Current, 40 Amps Peak Output Current, RS-232 Serial, USB & Dual 100Mbps EtherCAT Interface, 6 x Digital Input, 6 x Digital Output and 2 x Analog Input

SKU: iPOS4810 MZ-CAT Category:


  • Motion controller and drive in a single compact unit based on MotionChip TM technology
  • Universal solution for control of rotary and linear brushless, brushed and 2 or 3-phase step motors
  • Advanced motion control capabilities (PVT,S-curve, electronic cam)
  • Motor supply: 11-50V; Logic SELV/ PELV supply: 9-36V; STO SELV
  • PELV supply: 18-40V
  • Output current: 10A1 cont. (BLDC mode); 40APEAK , up to 100kHz PWM
  • Operating ambient temperature: 0-40°C (over 40°C with derating)
  • NTC/PTC analogue Motor Temperature sensor input
  • Communication interfaces: USB, RS232, dual 100Mbps EtherCAT® ports
  • Feedback Devices (dual-loop support)
  • 1st feedback devices supported:
  • Incremental encoder interface (single ended or differential)
  • Analogue sin/cos encoder interface (differential 1Vpp)
  • Digital Hall sensor interface (single-ended and open collector)
  • Linear Hall sensors interface
  • pulse & direction interface (single ended or differential) for external (master) digital reference
  • 2nd feedback devices supported:
  • Incremental encoder interface (differential)
  • pulse & direction interface (differential) for external (master) digital reference
  • BISS/SSI/EnDAT/TAMAGAWA/Panasonic encoder interface
  • STO: 2 safe torque-off inputs, safety integrity level (SIL3/Cat3/PLe) acc. to EN61800-5-1;-2/ EN61508-3;-4/ EN ISO 13849-1.
  • 6 digital inputs, 12-36V, PNP/NPN programmable: 2 for limit switches, 4 general-purpose
  • 6 digital outputs, 5-36V, 0.5A, PNP/NPN programmable: Ready, Error, 4 general-purpose
  • 2 analogue inputs: 12-bit, 0-5V: Reference, Feedback or general purpose
  • Commissioning (set-up) possible through RS232, FoE (file-overEtherCAT®), EoE (Ethernet-over-EtherCAT®)
  • EtherCAT® connection between multiple MZ drives: direct 1:1 without any series components
  • EtherCAT® connection to standard RJ45: requires external magnetics (may be integrated into RJ45)
  • 127 h/w addresses selectable by h/w pins configuration
  • 16k x 16 SRAM memory for data acquisition
  • 24k x16 E2ROM to store setup data, TML motion programs, cam tables and other user data