Drive system for extra low voltage

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SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE is the new drive system in the safety extra-low voltage range from 24 V to 48 V. Composed of the SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE and flexibly usable motors and connecting cables of selected product partners, expands the SIEMENS product portfolio for extra low voltage. Compatible controllers from the SIMATIC portfolios optimally complement the motion control functionalities of this future-proof solution.

Easy and fast selection of SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE

TIA Selection Tool

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE News

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE News!

We are happy to inform you that we have now new firmware updates for SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE.

 

We added new functionalities to F-TM ServoDrive ST

  • Automatic detection of encoder parameters
  • Fast startup behavior with incremental encoders
  • Motor holding brake control via the process image
  • Improvement of PROFIDrive communication in connection with TOs
ProfiDrive-Control

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE PDC

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE PDC (ProfiDrive-Control) standalone servo drive system is versatile, seamless, and safe for applications in the extra-low voltage range from 24 V to 48 V. It covers a wide range of applications, including precise positioning, shuttles for storage and retrieval machines and storage systems, automated guided vehicles (AGVs), and medical technology.

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE PDC variants:

  • PDC100(F):
    Frame size: 50 mm
    Power: 100 W
  • PDC600(F):
    Frame size: 90 mm
    Power: 600 W
  • PDC1000V1:
    Frame size: 90 mm
    Power: 1000 W

PDCxxx: Standard with hardwired STO

PDCxxxF: Safety Integrated-functions via PROFIsafe

Further information on the product portfolio

Catalog and ordering system online

Strengths at a glance

Learn more about SIMATIC MicroDrive

Download Brochure

Tutorials

Part 1: Easy Configuration and Ordering

Easy dimensioning according to a defined mechanical load with TIA Selection Tool and ordering all selected components via Industry Mall.

 

Part 2: Basic Commissioning

Hardware configuration on TIA Portal, fine tuning with automatic tuning function and operation of the motor via Drive control panel.

 

Part 3: Positioning with the Technology Object

Commissioning with TO_PositioningAxis on TIA Portal and operation of the motor via Axis control panel.

 

Part 4: Project Planning of the "SINA_SPEED" Function Block

Configuration and commissioning of the Sina_Speed function and operation of the motor via PDC digital inputs.

 

Part 5: Commissioning of the safety functions

Configuration, commissioning and testing the safety functions STO and SLT extended function. Activation of the STO function via external hardware using PROFIsafe communication and a safety program on TIA Portal.

Further Videos

TM Drives

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE TM Drives

The TM Drives is a technology module for the SIMATIC ET 200SP. It can be controlled from a SIMATIC S7-1500 / 1200 via technology objects (TO). In distributed system concepts, the TM Drives can be used in conjunction with a Distributed Controller or the SIMATIC ET 200SP Open Controller.
Further information on the product portfolio

Catalog and ordering system online

Strengths at a glance

Learn more about SIMATIC MicroDrive

Download Brochure

Tutorials

Part 1: Starter-Kit

Unboxing F-TM Starter-Kit and IP configuration on TIA Portal

 

Part 2: Commissioning the motor of the Starter-Kit

Hardware configuration and commissioning with TO_SpeedAxis on TIA Portal. Fine tuning by using integrated trace function.

 

Part 3: Commissioning of a third-party motor

Third-party motor configuration and commissioning with TO_SpeedAxis on TIA Portal. Fine tuning by using integrated trace function.

Further Videos

Typical applications

Ideal drive in a variety of applications

The drive system delivers on high-precision positioning tasks in production and manufacturing as well as in innovative applications.
Product partners

The SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE drive system can be combined with motors and connecting cables of selected partners

In order to meet as many customer requirements as possible in the field of drive technology, Siemens relies on the individual and complementary products of selected partners for the motors and connecting cables of this drive system. As a result, an optimal combination of the best products from SIEMENS and our partners in the Siemens Product Partner Program is available to our customers.

Motors

Connecting cables

Product Partners are external companies outside of Siemens AG and its affiliated companies. Information and descriptions of products from Product Partners are non-binding, and are the responsibility of the Product Partners. These products are manufactured independently by the relevant Product Partner on its own responsibility, and are distributed and delivered under its general terms and conditions of business and delivery. Unless compulsory by law, Siemens assumes no liability or warranty for these products or for the connection with these products of the Product Partners.

This information and the descriptions have been compiled with great care. However, it is not possible for Siemens to check the completeness, correctness and currentness of the data supplied by Product Partners. The possibility that individual items of information might be incorrect, incomplete, or not up-to-date cannot therefore be ruled out. Unless compulsory by law, Siemens assumes no liability for the usability of the data or of the products for the user per se.

Products and systems of our Product Partners

Product Partner

Fit for digitalization

SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE – The perfect start

Thanks to Totally Integrated Automation (TIA), converters and motors are completely integrated in the automation technology of SIEMENS. Versatile tools for the entire machine fabrication cycle ensure especially efficient engineering and fast commissioning. Machine data is provided by MindSphere, the cloud-based, open IoT operating system from SIEMENS.

MindSphere – The solution for the Internet of Things (IoT)

MindSphere is the cloud-based, open IoT operating system from Siemens that connects your products, plants, systems and machines, enabling you to harness the wealth of data generated by the Internet of Things (IoT) with extensive analysis.

TIA Selection Tool

One system, many possibilities – Configuring SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE

The SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE drive system is easily combined with a number of components to form a customized solution. The TIA Selection Tool supports you in selecting the right components.

Easy and fast configuring and ordering of SIMATIC MICRO-DRIVE

TIA Selection Tool