Since 1992, Performance Motion Devices has helped companies meet a diverse array of motion control challenges across multiple industries and applications.
We are the product provider of choice for motion control in medical and life sciences applications, and our customers are some of the largest manufacturers of automation and robotics equipment in the world. We run motors in 3D printers and nano-position stages, robotic surgery systems, radio-telescopes, and semiconductor capital equipment.
PMD delivers the ultra-high levels of stability, reliability, and long-term availability demanded by FDA-approved healthcare and life sciences applications. We also provide the speed, smoothness, and precision crucial to applications in semiconductor, robotics, 3D printing, and other industries.
~ Senior Engineering Manager, Surgical and Medical Instrument OEM
The MC73112, MC73112N, MC71112, and MC71112N from PMD are new ICs that provide torque control of 3-phase Brushless DC and DC Brush motors with advanced features such as FOC, shunt regulation, PWM signal generation, and more.
Miniaturization allows medical devices to be both portable and battery-powered. But, what is the next big frontier for motion controllers? Get insight from 4 motion control experts in this webinar hosted by IEEE and sponsored by PMD.
This deep dive provides a detailed look at design choices, such as using off-the-shelf motion boards versus integrated machine control boards, for building a machine controller that provides advanced precision motion control.