Galil low-cost combo unit offers 1-axis controller and stepper drive in compact package.
Galil announced the DMC-30016 1-axis motion controller packaged with a 1.4A/phase stepper drive in a single, compact unit. The controller contains a 1.4A/phase, 30V stepper drive in a 4.0 x 5.0 x 1.5-inch package. It drives a two-phase bipolar stepper motor in full-step, half-step, 1/4 step or 1/16 step. The DMC-30016 is user configurable from 0.5A to 1.4A per phase in 10mA increments at 12-30VDC. No external heatsink is required.