AKD™ Servo Drive

The AKD Series is a complete range of Ethernet-based Servo Drives that are fast, feature-rich, flexible and integrate quickly and easily into any application. AKD ensures plug-and-play commissioning for instant, seamless access to everything in your machine. And, no matter what your application demands, AKD offers industry-leading servo performance communication options, and power levels, all in a smaller footprint. This robust, technologically advanced family of drives delivers optimized performance when paired with Kollmorgen's best-in-class components, producing higher quality results at greater speeds and more uptime. With Kollmorgen servo components, it can help you increase your machine’s overall effectiveness by 50%.

Benefits / Key Features:

Higher machine speed/throughput

  • Highest resolution feedback (up to 27-bit)
  • High bandwith torque-and-velocity loops – fastest digital torque loop in the market: 0.67 μs
  • Multi-function Bode Plot makes it easy to evaluate and optimize motion and machine performance
  • Industry-leading and patent pending auto-tuning algorithms
  • Advanced servo techniques such as high-order observer and bi-quad filters that yield industry-leading machine performance
  • High resolution reference input (digital --> analog)

Reduced scrap, better quality

  • Powerful dual processor enables fast settling times

Quicker changeover, greater uptime

  • Powerful dual processor to hold programs/recipes
  • Six-channel “real-time” software oscilloscope for fast commissioning and diagnostics
  • Auto-complete of programmable commands saves looking up parameter names
  • One-click capture and sharing of program plots and parameter settings allows you to send machine performance data instantly
  • Best Graphical User Interface (GUI) in the market – extremely powerful and easy to use
  • Robust and dependable quality

Quicker time to market

  • Supports a variety of single- and multi-turn feedback devices – Smart Feedback Device (SFD), EnDat2.2, 01, BiSS, Analog Sine/Cos encoder, incremental encoder, HIPERFACE®, and resolver
  • Tightly integrated Ethernet motion buses on board base drive – EtherCAT and other fieldbus options available
  • Runs rotary and linear motors
  • Widest range of programming options in the industry
  • Seamlessly compatible with a range of front-end controls
  • Industry-leading power density


AKD™ Servo Drive




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