Stepper Motor Applications Blog

  1. Digital Machinist Mention

    Have you recently picked up a copy of Digital Machinists recent Winter issue? Check out our new ad! Also, you can find our best-selling G540 is mentioned in the article, "Design and Construction of a CNC Bridge Mill" by Ted and Greg Smith on page 12. Ted and Greg Smith mention that their "motor enclosure is the perfect size to accept the Geckodrive...
  2. Initial setup of a GeckoDrive G201X / G210X

      Watch the video below to learn how to set up your GeckoDrive G201X and G210X. Questions? Contact our tech support team at [email protected] or 714 832 8874. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iswwjIv_Qdc More about the G201X and G210X... G201X The G201X is one of the most popular stepper drives from Geckodrive and is a drop-in replacement for the G201. It is built around our already proven...
  3. G251X Donation turned into USC Senior Project

    We recently donated a G251X to four students from The University of Southern California for a Senior Project. They made an incredible reactive trajectory system and are using the G251X to communicate with their x axis motor. The team of 4 decided to test the capabilities of a reactive trajectory tracking system. (Picture below) "Our theories on contour detection are being tested by building...
  4. Made in the USA.

    All Geckodrive products are proudly designed, manufactured, and shipped from our warehouse in Santa Ana, California, USA. For us, American-made manufacturing is not just about being part of a marketing trend. Manufacturing American-made products is the core of who we are as a company. There are endless economic and social benefits to making – and buying – USA-made products. Here are our top...
  5. Memorial Day Sale!

    MAY 26TH - 29TH 2017 This weekend were offering 10% off all Geckodrive online orders as well as FREE domestic ground shipping! (No promo code needed!) Click the here to start saving! *Limit 49 units per customer
  6. G320X Initial Setup and Tuning Tutorial

    The G320X is the newest servo drive from Geckodrive, Inc. Built around the same high speed CPLD as the G203V and offering the same bulletproof protection, the G320X is a drive that will last. It was designed as a drop-in replacement for the G320 and is 100% backwards compatible with the G320 and G340. The G320X has many new features based...
  7. WIN A G540!

    Hello! We're conducting a survey and your input would be appreciated. Your feedback will be used to help us gain a better understanding of our customers. This survey should take just a couple of minutes to complete. As a thank you for your time, you will be entered into a drawing for the chance to win a G540! Your entry...
  8. The 2016 Louisiana Flood and what YOU can do.

    One of our customers, Chris, is one of the many people affected by the terrible Louisiana Flood, now, dubbed by the American Red Cross, "the worst natural disaster to strike the United States since Hurricane Sandy." Like many other Louisiana residents, Chris' home and business were destroyed in this tragic event. We donated some G540's to Chris to help get...
  9. Introducing Geckodrive's newest product, the G214.

    The G214 is a powerful and cost effective FPGA based step motor drive meant for high power applications. Designed from the ground up to eliminate resonance from stepper motors, the G214 is in a class above competing products. Proprietary resonance compensation ensures a step motor will move with maximum smoothness and minimum vibration. Using Geckodrive’s resolution upscaling at all speeds...
  10. G214 GIVEAWAY!

    It's giveaway time! Our lucky winner will receive a G214 (plus some other Geckodrive goodies!). There are 5 ways to enter. The more ways you enter, the more chances to win. One winner will be picked at random and informed via e-mail. Click below to enter - and to find a special discount code! Click here to enter! The contest...

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