There are an estimated approximately 185 million people worldwide who use a wheelchair every day. The integrated maxon motors ensure that the limbs are driven evenly.
Maxon motor develops and builds brushed and brushless DC motors. The product range also in-cludes gearboxes, encoders, controllers and complete mechatronic systems. maxon actuators are used wherever high demands are made: for example, in the NASA rovers on Mars, in surgical hand-held devices, humanoid robots and precise industrial systems. In order to stay ahead in this demand-ing market, the company invests a large part of its sales in research and development. Maxon em-ploys around 2,600 people at nine production sites worldwide and has sales subsidiaries in more than 30 countries.
maxon motor medical:
In the medical sector, high demands are placed on the drive components: precision, serializability, smooth running and low heating of the DC and EC drives. Maxon medical specializes in the develop-ment and production of micro-drives for these applications - strictly in accordance with the medical standard ISO 13485. maxon medical finds the right drives and controls for each application or devel-ops a customer-specific solution. For insulin pumps, surgical robots, precision hand tools, dentures and much more.
maxon DC motors are reliable, low-vibration and sterilizable. Nevertheless, do not give up on top power density and efficiency. And also in miniature format up to a diameter of 4 mm.
The advantages of maxon motors in the medical sector:
Can be sterilized
Low energy consumption
Excellent control properties
Compact design: top volume / performance ratio
Low electromagnetic interference
maxon medical is certified according to EN ISO 13485. This standard is specially designed for prod-ucts in medical technology. For more reliability and traceability.