Dakota Miller and Bryan Knight
Dakota Miller and Bryan Knight, Yaskawa America
Direct-drive servomotors are becoming more common as range and availability expands for use in many machine and motor applications.
Testing a direct drive and geared rotary servomotor shows there are some significant differences between the two when actually put into practice.
A geared servomotor can be useful for rotary motion technology, but there are challenges and limitations users need to be aware of.