IO systems

Compact, Flexible, high speed, wide range of header couplers and periphery modules

Trio Motion Technology is a specialised designer of high performance motion control technology for automation applications, encompassing the control of moving parts of machines, robots or motors, with high precision. The main components involved typically include a motion controller, drives and motors or actuators. Trio Motion Technology has been manufacturing high-quality motion controllers branded Motion Coordinators since 1987. Their comprehensive range allows economical, flexible and seamless control of 1 to 128 axes of servo motors, stepper motors, piezo motors or hydraulic systems. Trio products can be found in virtually every servo and stepper application.


EtherCAT Slice IO

The EtherCAT Flexslice system from Trio Motion offers a fast flexible expansion for motion control or general automation applications. The Flexslice can be used either with Trio Motion controllers or 3rd party Ethernet masters. Offering high performance, simple configuration, robust construction and fast speeds. EtherCAT cycle times of down to 250µs are supported, and due the use of EBUS technology this ensures there is no degradation in performance. A selection of digital and analogue modules are offered, as well as motion modules with pulse & direction signals.

  • High Performance, Flexible, Simple
  • Use with Trio or 3rd Party EtherCAT Masters
  • Real-Time Bus Diagnostic LEDs
  • Range Digital & Analogue Modules
  • Supports up to 16 Modules

Linked Products
Supply Voltage24VDC
Data Rate100MBit/S
EtherCAT Minimum Cycle Times250µs
Maximum Peripheral Modules16
Maximum Digital Inputs / Outputs256
Automatic IO MappingYes
Hot SwappableNo
Diagnostic LEDsYes
CatalogueFlexslice DatasheetPDF 7.8MB
Trio Motion Technology Product BrochurePDF 59.7MB
ManualFlexslice Quick Start GuidePDF 2.4MB
I/O Expansion Module ManualPDF 2.9MB
SoftwareTrio Software ToolsVarious
Dimensions2D & 3D CAD DrawingsPDF 78.9MB
CertificatesEC Declaration Of ConformityPDF 644KB

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