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Using maxon EPOS4 with ros_canopen

Description: Application notes on how to use maxon EPOS4 Positioning Controllers with ROS 1 using the CANopen package ros_canopen

Keywords: maxon, epos4, ros_canopen

Tutorial Level: INTERMEDIATE


This tutorial is written as a PDF and can be downloaded here.

It goes along with a sample code package that shows how to use drive modes such as Profiled Position, Profiled Velocity, Homing Mode and Cyclic Synchronous Position.

The document explains how to setup the maxon EPOS4 controllers and ROS1 along with ros_canopen and MoveIt! packages. It also includes a practical example using the NVIDIA Jetson TX2 embedded computer.

Wiki: ros_canopen/Tutorials/UsingMaxonEPOS4withRos_canopen (last edited 2022-01-28 16:56:13 by GvdHoorn)