Motion control

1-64 axes, high speed, linear, circular, helical or spherical interpolation, user friendly basic programming or iec61131-3, motion + pC solution

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.


Motion Controller

The MC508 uses a high performance ARM Cortex A9 800 Mhz Processor and offers eight voltage outputs and eight flexible axis ports, that can be configured for up to sixteen pulse and direction output axes or eight closed loop servo axes. It boasts 128 MBytes of RAM, 32 of which is for user programs and user table space.

  • High Performance Motion
  • 8 Axes Closed Loop, Plus 8 Axes Open Loop
  • 32 Digital Inputs / 16 Digital Outputs
  • Linear, Circular, Helical & Spherical Interpolation
  • Multi-Tasking BASIC programming

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Supply Voltage24VDC
Maximum Axes8 Closed Loop (P848)
8 Closed Loop plus 8 Open Loop (P849)
Maximum Virtual Axes32
ProcessorARM Cortex A9
Clock Frequency800 MHz
Position Register Accuracy64 Bit
Real Time ClockYes
Flash Memory32 x 16000 Values
User Memory12 MB
Table Memory512,000 Values
+/- 10V Analogue Outputs8
0 - 10V Analogue Inputs2
Digital Inputs32
Digital Outputs16
Registration Inputs8
CatalogueMC508 DatasheetPDF 5.7MB
Trio Motion Technology Product BrochurePDF 59.7MB
ManualMC508 Quick Start GuidePDF 1.3MB
Hardware OverviewPDF 1.9MB
EMC Installation GuidePDF 1.1MB
SoftwareTrio Software ToolsVarious
Dimensions2D and 3D CAD DrawingsZIP 36.7MB
CertificatesEC Declaration of ConformityPDF 441KB

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