Today’s mobile robot platforms can be used for an endless array of applications including warehouse automation, material handling, factory floor inventory management, security robots medicine delivery systems, farming, and many, many more!
Design Considerations when choosing the right wheel drive system include:
- Communication and Feedback
- Bearing Loads
- Steering Mechanism
- Environment and Sealing
- Efficiency & Batter Life
Anatomy of a Wheel Drive
The infographic below shows the anatomy of a wheel drive including:
- Robust bearing arrangement supports dynamic vehicle loading
- Application specific vehicle interface
- Application specific cabling configuration
- Power-off brake with manual override cable
- Encoder feedback
- Integrated frameless servo motor
- Sealed Enclosure
- Dual Stage planetary reduction
- Application specific drive wheel interface
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