Motion Control, Motors & Drives 

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MEDIA

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Zaber's Gantry System for Multi-Axis Applications Zaber's gantry systems are designed for multi-axis applications that require larger load and longer travel requirements.
Zaber's Heavy Duty Stage with Dust Cover Zaber's A-LST-C Series motorized linear stages are capable of pushing loads up to 100 kg, and feature stainless steel dust covers and built-in controllers.
Beckhoff AM8000 servo motors with One Cable Technology Simplifying cable management, Beckhoff AM8000 servo motors with One Cable Technology combine power and feedback into one standard motor cable.
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RESOURCES

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  • Lapp releases online VFD cable sizing tool 
    Lapp releases online VFD cable sizing tool

    Engineering calculator helps users select variable frequency drive (VFD) cables that meet their application requirements.

  • Fives offers ProCheck machinery evaluation 
    Fives offers ProCheck machinery evaluation

    A ProCheck inspection takes less than three hours and includes a detailed report, all for $600 per machine.

  • Guidelines for implementing ISA-88 in discrete machines

    InTech
    The widely used ISA-88 series of standards provides terminology and a consistent set of concepts and models for batch manufacturing plants...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Motor Management Best Practices 
    Motor Management Best Practices

    By Copper Development Association
    The third installment of The Copper Development Association's (CDA) Motor Management Program, Repair...

  • 10 Reasons to use Off-Line Controls Testing for Your Next Automation Project 
    10 Reasons to use Off-Line Controls Testing for Your Next Automation Project

    By Ian McGregor, Emulate3D
    Compared with the traditional methods of testing, the benefits of virtual controls testing are both numerous and...

  • Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques 
    Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques

    By Jonas Persson, Comsys
    Harmonics is a major concern in many applications today. The increased use of variable frequency drives introduce more...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Emerson Industrial supplies Unidrive M drives to Render Technology 
    Emerson Industrial supplies Unidrive M drives to Render Technology

    Before the implementation of Unidrive M, Render’s machines were able to deliver 25 or 26 cycles per minute. Since adopting Unidrive M, the...

  • Modular design shrinks big machine problems 
    Modular design shrinks big machine problems

    Control Design
    By Hank Hogan
    Modular machines can save wiring and installation costs, as compared to a completely custom design. They also add...

  • Kollmorgen servo technology bends panels into better shape 
    Kollmorgen servo technology bends panels into better shape

    Salvagnini is using distributed servo amplifiers for positioning, instead of keeping drives installed centrally in the control cabinet.

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    EVENTS

    in Motion Control, Motors & Drives
    August 3, 2015 - August 6, 2015
    Austin , TX, USA


    NIWeek delivers technical networking and instruction with interactive sessions by NI R&D engineers and guest lecturers; targeted industry summits; hands-on workshops; exhibitions on the latest advancements in design, research, and test; and keynote presentations from leading technology thought leaders.

    October 6, 2015 - October 8, 2015
    Pune , IN, India


    One of its kind event including Factory Automation, Industrial Automation, Electric automation, Process Instrumentation & Control Industry, Hydraulics and Pneumatic, Gears, Valves, Smart Sensor Manufactures, System Integrator, OEM and many more under one roof. Manufacturing summit, Investor summit, and award ceremony is followed with the 3 days of exhibition. Many big players are participating.

    October 28, 2015 - October 30, 2015
    Columbus , OH, United States


    Provides a focused and intimate setting for dissemination and discussion of the state of the art in dynamic systems and control research, with a mechanical engineering focus.

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    TRAINING

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