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STR3 - Miniature Advanced Microstep Drive
Microstep Drive for step &
Great for OEM applications requiring basic step &
direction control of a 2-phase step motor
- Step & direction or CW/CCW pulse control
- High performance
- Mictostep emulation
- Simple setup
- Matched step motors available
Designed for OEMs
The STR3 miniature stepper drive is great for OEM applications requiring basic step & direction control of a 2-phase step motor. The drive accepts a range of supply voltages, from 12 to 48 volts DC, and is ideal for use with motor frame sizes NEMA 8 to NEMA 24. Recommended motors for use with this drive are listed below.
- Step & Direction or CW/CCW Pulse control
- Automatic idle current reduction
- Built-in self test move profile
- DIP switch setup - no software required
Compact Size for Mounting Anywhere
The STR3 is ultra-compact, meaning it can be mounted just about anywhere on the machine. Next to the motor, directly on the machine frame, tucked behind some other components, or located in a control panel with other devices, the STR3 is right at home.
- Compact size 2.38 x 1.77 x 1.10 inches
- Pluggable connectors for motor, supply voltage and I/O
Small but Powerful
The STR3 drive features advanced microstepping performance and sophisticated current control with anti-resonance. Each STR3 drive can microstep up to 20,000 steps/rev with a 1.8° step motor (1/100 step), and can even microstep the step motor when the command pulses are low resolution. This feature is called Microstep Emulation. Anti-resonance electronically damps motor and system resonances, which improves motor smoothness and torque over a wide speed range.
- Current range 0.3A to 3 A/phase
- Electronic damping (anti-resonance)
- Microstepping & Microstep Emulation
- Selectable digital input filter
|Model Number: ||STR3|
|Supply Voltage: ||12-48 VDC|
|Control Modes: ||Step & Direction, CW/CCW Pulse|
|Output Current: ||0.3-3.0 A/phase, peak-of-sine|
|Encoder Feedback: ||No|
|Step Resolution: ||Full, Half, Microstepping, Microstep Emulation|
|Idle Current Reduction: ||50% or 90%|
|Setup Method: ||Dip Switches|
|Digital Inputs: ||3 differential digital inputs (STEP+, STEP-, DIR+, DIR-, EN+, EN-)|
|Dimensions: ||2.38 x 1.77 x 1.10 inches|
|Operating Temperature Range: ||0 to 85 °C|
|Ambient Temperature Range: ||0 to 50 °C|
|Ambient Humidity: ||90% max, non-condensing|
|Status LEDs: ||1 red, 1 green|
|Circuit Protection: ||Short circuit, over-voltage, under-voltage, over-temp|
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