Great steering performance
We all depend on the vital work performed by machines — and by their operators. Controlling these machines is essential to improving productivity and maintaining safe working conditions. Together with the experts at Danfoss, you can implement the right hydraulic or electrohydraulic steering solution to keep you confidently in control.
When choosing the best steering system for your mobile machines, you must consider applications involving high speed, precision, low noise requirements and more — all with impeccable safety. After 50 years in the steering business, we can anticipate those needs with innovative mobile steering solutions for agriculture, construction, material handling, road building and other application types.
Great steering performances are fundamental to maximum productivity and operator comfort in the field. We tailor our steering systems to your specific application, making them as compact as possible so they fit neatly in your machine. Robust, high-quality components are used throughout, providing the lowest possible lifecycle cost. From the simplest, low-cost hydraulic unit, to the most sophisticated electrohydraulic steering solution, our portfolio can fulfill almost every specification.
Our PLUS+1® Compliant foot pedals provide robust solutions for controlling vehicles in harsh mobile equipment environments.
Our joystick range features single- and dual-axis configurations, multiple mechanical and electrical interface options
PLUS+1® input/output modules
Expand the capabilities of your vehicle control system with our CAN-based input/output modules. These stackable microcontroller add-ons integrate new control functions smoothly and effectively.
PLUS+1® MC microcontrollers
Our powerful PLUS+1® microcontrollers bring intelligence to every node of a distributed control system. And they are equally effective for stand-alone control in smaller machines.
PLUS+1® SC microcontrollers
Flexible, powerful and functional safety compliant SC controllers join the portfolio of PLUS+1® compliant components.
Auto-guided steering system
To remain competitive in today’s agricultural equipment market, OEMs are offering satellite-based, automatic steering solutions.
Four-wheel steering is one example of how Danfoss is at the forefront of machine versatility to help customers get the most out of their equipment. This electrohydraulic steering system allows operators to manually adjust the steering mode to best match machine performance to the task at hand.
Danfoss continues to lead the way with advanced, electrohydraulic joystick steering solutions that offer design flexibility for you, and superior machine controllability and performance for your customers.
The ability to customize a machine’s steering ratio gives operators added precision while keeping them in ultimate control. At Danfoss, we call this dynamic steering ratio adjustment “quick steering.”
Danfoss fail-safe Steer-by-wire technology allows OEMs like you to remove the steering column and replace it with smaller, precise steering mechanisms such as a joystick or mini-wheel.
Total machine management
Our PLUS+1® platform delivers the software application development power you need — and doesn’t require specialized programming skills.