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Press Release

April 22, 2015 - New Lower Price for AZ Series Mechanical Absolute Encoder Stepper Motors

NEW AZ Series Stepper Motor & Driver PackageAnnouncing a new lower price on many of our popular mechanical absolute encoder motor and driver package, the AZ Series by Oriental Motor. The AZ Series features closed loop control, substantially reduces heat generation from the motor and by incorporating the newly developed battery-free mechanical absolute encoder, no battery back-up or external sensors are required. Advanced operation and function control is also included through our MEXE02 software (free download). The AZ Series can perform quick positioning operations over a short distance while providing smooth performance.

As the AZ Series grows in popularity, this new pricing will allow for substantial cost savings along with easy expansion into other mechanical components including linear and rotary actuators. The AZ Series is ideal for Factory Automation users and Machine Builders as it increases the safety factor and ease of use with these advanced cost saving features. Also, advanced operation and function control is included through our MEXE02 software, available for free download on our website. Driver options include a built-in controller type with network capabilities or a pulse input type.

The AZ Series advantages are numerous.

  • Absolute system, Closed Loop. No need for homing or additional sensors
  • Quick positioning moves, wide product breath with geared & brake options
  • ETO Function (automatic safety feature)
  • Built-in Controller with advanced software (MEXE02) available as a free download
  • Substantial cost savings or traditional Servo based systems

Visit our web site to learn more about the AZ Series at

Since its founding in Japan in 1885, Oriental Motor has been a world leader in motion systems. For over a century we have concentrated on technological advancement and product design improvement — an emphasis evident in the sophisticated devices we market today. Oriental Motor's sales and service network is international, with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Domestically, ORIENTAL MOTOR U.S.A. CORP. was established in 1978.

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