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25 years of controlling motions


May 2010





New speed sensor fits tight spaces


May 2010


Pulses Up


May 2010


New technical brochure details direct drive range


May 2010





New plug-in module controls up to four servo axis


May 2010


Gearboxes help British Steam Car

break land speed record


Jan 2010


Cut costs with retro products


Dec 2009




Metering pumps range has new European agents

Nov 2009

  Servo gear-head range extended

Oct 2009

  New gearbox catalogue and online design service

Sep 2009




New drives and motors help cut system costs

June 2009

  Masters of the Storm

May 2009

  New servo drives have high performance advantage

Mar 2009





Direct drive motor is solution for revolutionary urban wind turbines


Dec 2008


New multi channel encoders for rail applications are robust and reliable


Sep 2008


Motor Technology at the Irish Manufacturing exhibition


Aug 2008




Integrated servo drive and motor is compact high performer

Aug 2008


Ultra precise magnetic encoder has more options


Jul 2008


Miniature kit encoder offers advanced options for

high-speed spindles

Jun 2008




Beefed up servos test jet combustion

Apr 2008


Motor Technology at Drives & Controls Exhibition


Mar 2008


Motor Technology team up with Trio Motion Control


Oct 2007









FESTO appoint Motor Technology as system integrator


Oct 2007


Motor Technology at Manufacturing Technology Dublin, Ireland


Sep 2007


Encoder tolerates blast furnace conditions


Aug 2007









Direct drive servos are energy efficient


Sep 2007


The world's first high resolution magnetic absolute encoder has arrived


Feb 2007


New catalogue available for download


Jan 2007









From collectables to electronics, buy and sell all kinds of items on eBay Shops eBay shop broadens access to servo and motion control components


Jan 2007


Replacement components keep

old servo systems running


Sep 2006


Servo controllers are flexible about interfacing


Jun 2006









Metronix moves on UK

Jun 2006

  Decentralised servo drive has universal encoder interface

Feb 2006


Bespoke servo solution delivers precision cutting


Feb 2006









Touch-screen panel provides complete solution


Oct 2005


Motor Technology at North West Manufacturing, Bolton


May 2005


Gearboxes Go Large


Aug 2004









Servo Gearboxes get Robot Flange

Feb 2005

  All-in-One Unit Simplifies Process Control

Dec 2004


Servodrives are getting Smaller


Jul 2004









More Flexible Servomotors

Double the Torque


Jan 2004


New Direct-Drive Motors Reduce Operating Costs


Jun 2004


New Planetary Gearboxes


May 2004









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Magnetic Encoders Deliver Higher Resolutions


Oct 2003


Select and Download Coupling Data


August 2003


Scientific Tools are Free to Download


Nov 2003









Linear Actuators for Welding Robots


Jul 2003








Editorial Archive



Motor Technology at Southern Manufacturing 2004 - Thorpe Park, Surrey (Jan-04)


New Brushless Motor Range (Apr-03)


Turbocharger Production is Speeded With Automated Jigs (Feb-03)


Torque limiting Couplings protect machinery and operators (Jan-03)


Stackable, compact drives for rotary and linear motors (Apr-02)


New brochure describes complete range of Encoders (Mar-02)


Precision, low-cost couplings from stock (Dec-01)


Networked Automation System Speeds Helical Insert Production (Aug-01)


New Brochure describes Special Encoders for the Rail Industry  (Jun-01)


Colour Brochure summarises Drives & Controls Range (Apr-01)


New Servo Gearboxes have Three Precision Levels (Jan-01)


Kollmorgen Servostar 640 / 670 Servodrives (Oct-00)


Kollmorgen Servostar CD New Compact Servodrive (Jun-00)


GEL 244 Kit Encoder for High Speed Spindles  (Mar-00)


Motor Technology launch Credit / Debit Card payment options (Dec-98)


New Eurotherm 630 Lo-Cost Intelligent Servodrives (Jul-99)


ServoStar 600 For Speed and Positional Accuracy (Dec-98)


Servo Drives control flying mirror for the Lyceum Theatre (Mar-99)


New servo drives and motors range (Jul-97)


New steel bellows couplings are designed for small spaces (Aug-96)


Plug-in coupling range extended to 150Nm (Jul-96)


Miniature bellows couplings have expanding shafts (Jun-96)






















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