Latest Press Releases

02.07.2014: Press Release

TRINAMIC Unveils Intuitive Development Kit for Popular Stepper Motor

Hamburg, Germany (02.07.2014) - TRINAMIC Motion Control, a leading global developer of motor and motion control technologies, announced immediate availability of the TMCM-1043-KIT development system. Designed for Trinamic’s highly integrated, NEMA 17-compatible TMCM-1043 stepDancer™ stepper motor module, the new development kit offers designers an easy-to-use PC-based GUI that allows one-click modification of motor drive current, micro-stepping and other key parameters.

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21.01.2014: Press Release

TRINAMIC Offers Easy-to-Use, Fully Customizable Embedded Driver for NEMA 17 Stepper Motors

Hamburg, Germany (21 January 2014)—TRINAMIC Motion Control, a leading global developer of motor and motion control technologies, announced a smart, energy and cost efficient embedded driver stage custom designed for direct mounting on NEMA 17 stepper motors. Pre-programmed and pre-configured with all operating parameters to support standard 1.1A (rms) motors, the new TMCM-1043 is intended for rapid design-in and off-the-shelf use without any additional programming required.

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20.08.2013: Press Release

TRINAMIC Offers World’s Lowest Cost Single-Axis Motion Controller IC

TRINAMIC Motion Control, a leading global developer of motor and motion control technologies, today announced the world’s lowest cost single-axis motion control IC. The new TMC4210 motion controller performs all real-time position and velocity stepper motor calculations, relieving a host microcontroller from the software design complexity required to implement a motor control system.

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15.07.2013: Press Release

TRINAMIC Expands Stepper Motor Driver Line with New 4A Device

TRINAMIC Motion Control, a leading global developer of motor and motion control technologies, expanded the company’s existing product line of micro-stepping motor drives with a new IC that supports motor drive currents up to 4A. The new TMC2660 integrates both a pre-driver for real-time calculation of motor coil current values, and power MOSFETS for amplification of coil outputs to directly drive an external motor.

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15.02.2013: Press Release

Dual Axis Stepperdriver for CCTV Positioning

Trinamic’s new TMC5031 stepper motor controller-driver IC is a powerful system-on-a-chip, integrating sophisticated ramp-generators, bus interface and two power stages plus best-in-class diagnostics and protection in a tiny 7 by 7 mm² QFN package. Developed with a focus on the fast growing CCTV camera market – for motion control of the pan and tilt axes – the component is well suited for other areas that require precise positioning, e.g. in medical, industrial or consumer applications. The functionality embedded in the components allows for superior results concerning motor control, without the need of a deep understanding of motor physics. The new IC is a game changer in arenas where time to market has highest priority, but miniaturization and cost are of importance.

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