First sterilizable encoder

The first sterilizable drive system.



Maxon launches a sterilizable encoder, offering its customers a complete system with high speed BLDC motor, gearhead and encoder that withstands more than 1000 autoclave cycles.

Advantages of a sterilizable drive system:

maxon ECX motor

Up to 120,000 rpm, smooth-running, almost no heat generation.

maxon GPX 


Transmission of high torques and speeds. Up to 90% efficiency.

maxon NX 


Integrated incremental (1024 impulses) or absolute (4096 steps) encoder.

Short delivery time

Configurable online and ready for delivery within 11 days.