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New Additional Lineup: αSTEP AZ Series Connector Geared Type

Geared Type Motors Now Available in the AZ Series Connector Type Line-up

Torrance, CA – May 14, 2024

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Geared Types have been incorporated into the αSTEP AZ Series Connector motor type. A single cable, with an IP66 rating, secures the connection between the motor and the driver in a straightforward manner. The newly introduced geared types include Taper Hobbed (TS), Right-Angle Face Spur Gear (FC), Planetary Gear (PS), and Harmonic Gear (HS).


  • Motor directly connected to the driver
  • Utilizes a lock lever connector for secure connection
  • Offers three options for cable outlet orientation
  • Includes new geared types: Taper Hobbed (TS), Right-Angle Face Spur Gear (FC), Planetary Gear (PS), Harmonic Gear (HS)

Driver Combination: Only single-axis drivers, including the mini Driver, are compatible. Incompatible with multi-axis drivers.


  • Motors starting at $570 for both AC and DC options

To learn more about the new αSTEP AZ Series Connector Geared Type line-up, contact the Technical Support group at 800-468-3982, email, or learn more at the product web page:


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