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Electrical drive reduces cabling requirement in conveyors

The mechatronic drive solution Movigear from SEW-Eurodrive is designed to meet the needs of horizontal conveyor technology in a wide range of industries, such as the food and beverage industry, automo...


June 1, 2008
By MRO Magazine

The mechatronic drive solution Movigear from SEW-Eurodrive is designed to meet the needs of horizontal conveyor technology in a wide range of industries, such as the food and beverage industry, automotive and airport logistics. Features include compact design, high overload capacity, short commissioning and start-up times, low noise emissions and a smooth housing. The drive also features single-line technology, which requires just one cable for energy and communication transmission, keeping installation costs low. The company has developed an Ethernetbased software program, Movivision, for configuring network structures. SEW-Eurodrive