Positioning Module FM 357-2

Path and position control module


The intelligent FM 357-2 path and position control module covers virtually all areas of motion control, from simple positioning to interpolated path control.


  • Provides intelligent motion control (synchronism, handling, interpolation) for as many as four rotary or linear axes  

  • Has the capabilities of a CNC system for general machine construction.

  • Drives can be connected via
    ± 10 V interface,
    Pulse/directional interface and
    PROFIBUS DP for Motion Control applications (with SIMODRIVE 611 and MASTERDRIVES MC)

  • Can be adapted to a specific task thanks to 3 different firmware packages.