Motion Control, Motors & Drives 

OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS

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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.
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RESOURCES

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  • NEMA Publishes Adjustable-Speed Drives guide

    NEMA ICS 7 provides practical information concerning ratings, construction, test, performance, and manufacture of industrial control... MORE

  • AutomationDirect publishes Free Automation 101 eBook  
    AutomationDirect publishes Free Automation 101 eBook

    “Automation 101: An Industry Guide to Control System Engineering" is a general guide for the specification, design and installation of automated... MORE

  • Elmo announces Free Online Motion Control Practice System 
    Elmo announces Free Online Motion Control Practice System

    Elmo is offering login access to its EASII Experience RPS for anyone to explore motors and drives in action, configure the EtherCAT network,... MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • 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... MORE

  • Group Motor Protection 
    Group Motor Protection

    By Brent Purdy, AutomationDirect
    Group motor protection provides numerous benefits. It’s economical because one protection device handles... MORE

  • Top 10 Tips: Specifying VFDs 
    Top 10 Tips: Specifying VFDs

    By Joe Kimbrell, AutomationDirect
    Variable frequency drives — or VFDs — can reduce energy consumption, improve realtime control, and lengthen... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Galil motion controller moves Instrument for Leaf Analysis

    Galil's DMC-4020 is used to position perfectly aligned beams from white light confocal displacement sensors and to scan a leaf surface in a... MORE

  • Complete OEM control solution for assembly machine 
    Complete OEM control solution for assembly machine

    Control Engineering Europe
    Premier Paper in Wisconsin uses Mitsubishi PLCs, Variable frequency drives (VFDs), servo controls, and an HMI along... MORE

  • Weiss rotary indexing table cuts test time for parts 
    Weiss rotary indexing table cuts test time for parts

    Geissler wanted to accelerate cycle times for a test bench that performed the final inspection of precision turned parts. They replaced a... MORE

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    EVENTS

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    October 15, 2014 - October 17, 2014
    Boston , MA, US


    RoboBusiness is the leading business development event for the global robotics industry, where executives come together to accelerate the commercial advancement of robotics. The RoboBusiness audience includes: Robot Manufacturers, Ingredient Technology Developers, Startups, Systems Integrators, End Users, Investors, Researchers, Business Consultants, and Engineers.

    November 19, 2014 - November 20, 2014
    Anaheim , CA, United States of America


    Rockwell Automation welcomes industrial professionals, media, analysts, and technology and service providers to its Automation Fair® event. Through exhibits, labs, technical sessions and forums, attendees will learn how to leverage the connected enterprise to optimize production, improve machine performance, and manufacture products in a safer, more sustainable manner.

    November 25, 2014 - November 27, 2014
    Nuremberg , Germany


    SPS IPC Drives is Europe’s leading exhibition for electric automation. Meet suppliers of electric automation technology from around the world. Inform yourself about all products, trends and innovations within the industry. Trade fair and adjoining conference offer you the perfect platform to search the right solutions for your automation tasks.

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    TRAINING

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