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Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc., of Vernon Hills, IL offers a comprehensive line of factory automation solutions. Our solutions include robots, automation platforms, sequence controllers, human-machine interfaces, variable frequency drives, servo amplifiers and motors, motion controllers, computer numerical control, PC-based CNC, linear servos, and industrial sewing machines, for a broad range of factory automation applications.

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Mitsubishi Electric Releases Q170MCPU-EIP Motion Controller

POSTED 08/08/2013

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tinuing its momentum as a factory automation technology innovator, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. releases the Q170MCPU-EIP motion controller. The motion controller allows end users to operate their existing third-party control systems while leveraging the quality and performance of a Mitsubishi Electric servo motion Q170MCPU-EIP Motion Controllersystem.

The Q170MCPU-EIP motion controller was designed to use with third-party control systems that incorporate Add-On-Instructions (AOI). Mitsubishi Electric created an AOI library with a set of motion instructions that improve the functionality of third-party design and configuration software. These instructions allow users to quickly and easily upgrade to a Mitsubishi Electric servo system to control MR-J3 and MR-J4 servos via Ethernet/IP.

The Q170MCPU-EIP also allows users to create positioning applications within their existing programming environment, while enjoying the exceptional performance of the Mitsubishi Electric MR-J3 and MR-J4 servo platforms. The motion controller is ideal for applications where end-user specifications require a third-party PLC and up to eight axes of servo control. Specific applications that are well suited to the Q170MCPU-EIP motion controller include:

  • Filling
  • Case packing
  • Cartesian pick and place
  • Cut to length
  • Indexing vertical, form, fill and seal
  • Conveyors
  • Assembly