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Mitsubishi Electric MR-J4TM-ECT (EtherCat) Drives Supported by Hypertherm Edge Connect CNC

Mitsubishi Electric

Vernon Hills, Illinois - March 24, 2017
Mitsubishi Electric MR-J4TM-ECT (EtherCat) servo amplifiers are now supported by the Hypertherm Edge Connect/T/TC CNC Platform. Hypertherm is a US based CNC control manufacturer of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems. OEMs building machines with the Hypertherm CNC control platform can now use our MR-J4TM-ECT drive system on their machines. You can download the Application Note from Hypertherm as a reference to help you configure Mitsubishi Electric MR-J4TM-ECT (EtherCat) servo amplifiers with EDGE Connect/T/TC CNCs. For more information regarding this interface or connectivity, please contact CNC Product Marketing at 847-478-2100 to help coordinate answers through our CNC experts.

— About Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc.

Headquartered in Vernon Hills, Ill., Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc., offers a wide range of factory automation productssolutionstraining and support services for the industrial and commercial sectors. A U.S. affiliate company of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Mitsubishi Electric Automation represents more than 75 years’ experience in the automation industry. A broad product portfolio includes programmable logic controllers (PLC), human machine interfaces (HMI), invertersservo amplifiers and motorscontrol software, computerized numerical control (CNC), circuit breakersrobots and motion controllers. The company takes its solutions on the road with the 53-foot long Solutions in Motion mobile showroom that appears at tradeshows, training seminars and other events across North America. Additional information about Mitsubishi Electric Automation is available at

In addition to factory automation, Mitsubishi Electric US group companies’ principal businesses include semiconductor devices, automotive electrical components, elevators and escalators, heating and cooling products, electric utility products, and large-scale video displays for stadiums and arenas. Mitsubishi Electric US group companies have 38 locations throughout North America with approximately 4,000 employees.

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Pam Summers
Marketing Communications Manager
Mitsubishi Electric Automation
+1 (847) 478-2415