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Troubleshooting Yaskawa SIGMA 5

Troubleshooting Yaskawa SIGMA 5

In recent years, Yaskawa has solidified its position as the top international developer of servo goods by outpacing its rivals with innovation and the use of cutting-edge current technology.

Its Sigma 5 series is unquestionably the best in its field. This line of servo goods doesn't let you down with its incorporation of the newest and most desirable features. Below is a quick summary of the Sigma 5 series catalog.

Servo packs - A line of premium networkable amplifiers that can handle motors up to 55 kW.

Rotary Servo Motors – Outputs within the line of 50W-15kW.

Direct Drive Servomotors – Max torque of 6-600 Nm.

Linear servomotors – Guided by a coil.

Linear Slides - Employing linear servomotors, consumers may complete the package, which includes items like slides and carriages.

Sigma 5 series is undoubtedly what you would like to have in your workshops and industries with such a wide variety of items.


Every servo drive is customized to meet current market demands. Because there are so many distinct motor types, the drives employ sophisticated algorithms that provide technicians with exact control over the motor output and assist them in achieving the precision demanded by contemporary applications.

Consumers and the business community hold Yaskawa in high respect for its professionalism. This quality is evident at every level, from product creation to client interaction, and this is precisely what elevates this business to the top.

Troubleshooting is the focus of this blog, one part of this quality. The Sigma 5 series is unquestionably the most useful of all, but this also means that the complexity of the design may occasionally be challenging to handle.

Field technicians are to be capable of troubleshooting any of these goods if they fail to function as they should. Fortunately, the Sigma 5 series is one of the easiest to use and comes with comprehensive troubleshooting instructions.

Documenting the Product:

Each product is accompanied by thorough documentation, which can be consulted by a technician whenever you want to learn more about how it functions. Having this knowledge on hand makes troubleshooting any Sigma 5 product simple.

Supporting Software:

The software package that comes with the Sigma 5 series is incredibly helpful and makes it the ideal troubleshooting tool. These programs are heavily utilized for setting up and configuring products during installation and operation.

The SigmaWin+ is a simple tool that makes setting up each servo product easy. The first thing you should do if you notice anything unusual with one of your Sigma 5 products is to see if the configuration parameters are appropriate for your application.

The alarm diagnostic feature is the most useful one. Typically, troubleshooting begins when a machine sounds an alert. This software's purpose is to pinpoint every factor that might have caused a particular warning and to provide potential solutions.

Additionally, SigmaWin+ offers improved functions including wire verification and multi-parameter auto-tuning. These enable you to both discover the gaps you're searching for and enhance processes.

Yaskawa Customer Service:

In addition to the above listed troubleshooting alternatives, CNCTOOLSLLC technicians are constantly on standby to assist. Our team will be notified if you are having a perplexing problem with one of your Sigma 5 items.

If you need assistance in finding the drive, motor, or servo system you require, just let us know. We have access to a worldwide supply chain network and can locate exactly what you need. We also offer a wide range of other parts and components for a variety of machines and equipment, including:

  • Spindle Drives
  • Spindle Drive Motors
  • Monitors
  • Controls
  • Circuit Boards
  • Power Supplies
  • Rotary Tables
  • Other Motors

Our qualified customer service representatives can help assist you in locating parts for your machines and equipment, provide you with a quote, and help you set up maintenance, repair, or installation services from one of our qualified technicians. To further demonstrate that you are aware of what to look for, contact us at (956) 246-7411 or send an email to if you need any further assistance

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