Search found 3 matches

by betti
05.05.2014 17:34
Forum: Helicon Focus: Micro
Topic: Stepper Motors and Microscope
Replies: 8
Views: 8468

Re: Stepper Motors and Microscope

Thank you very much for your help and your advices. I have consulted some experts and I decided to use a smaller stepper (PANdrive PD2-113-57-SE-232, which has the same electronics of the PANdrive PD4-113-60-SE-232 but minor torque: 1.01 Nm) coupled to a 10:1 planetary gearbox to reduce the rpm from...
by betti
28.04.2014 14:18
Forum: Helicon Focus: Micro
Topic: Stepper Motors and Microscope
Replies: 8
Views: 8468

Re: Stepper Motors and Microscope

Thanks for the reply! So what do you suggest me to do? Apply a reduction gear such as Planetary Gearbox to the stepper and then connect it to the microscope? In this case the PD3-110-42-232 would be able to work well or do I still need the high torque stepper (PD4-113-60-SE-232)? Please forgive me f...
by betti
27.04.2014 14:39
Forum: Helicon Focus: Micro
Topic: Stepper Motors and Microscope
Replies: 8
Views: 8468

Stepper Motors and Microscope

Hello, I'm using a stereomicroscope and I plan to drive the focus knob with an external motor and HR. This is my equipment: http://imageshack.com/a/img842/6082/y967.jpg What do you think is the best stepper to drive it, StackShot (standalone stepper motor) or the Trinamic PANDrive PD3-110-42-232? Do...