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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  • Motors and Drives: A Practical Technology Guide - Instructional Supplement - $63.00 
    Motors and Drives: A Practical Technology Guide - Instructional Supplement - $63.00

    The practical reference introduces engineering concepts of motors and drives in a way that can be easily understood by both engineers unfamiliar...

  • Modeling, Control, Simulation and Diagnosis of Complex Industrial and Energy Systems - $63.00 
    Modeling, Control, Simulation and Diagnosis of Complex Industrial and Energy Systems - $63.00

    Part of the ISA/O3neida series, this book will be of interest to practitioners within the automation field, particularly those focused on process...

  • Alicat announces LabVIEW Device Drivers as free download 
    Alicat announces LabVIEW Device Drivers as free download

    Available for free download, the device drivers enable users to develop control interfaces to Alicat instruments, without PLC programming skills.

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Important Considerations for Replacing and Sizing AC Motors 
    Important Considerations for Replacing and Sizing AC Motors

    By Joe Kimbrell, AutomationDirect
    The decision to replace existing motors with newer premium efficiency motors can be difficult. And, a common...

  • How to cost-effectively transition to Brushless DC Motors for Your Applications 
    How to cost-effectively transition to Brushless DC Motors for Your Applications

    By Adriano De Rosa, Micronas
    Today’s brush-type DC motor solutions can be replaced 1:1 by a BLDC motor system, that on the outside, looks like...

  • DC Motors Explained 
    DC Motors Explained

    White paper discusses DC motor characteristics, key differences between AC and DC motors, and when to choose one over the other.
    While there are...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Tajj Group chooses Menzel to replace defective motors 
    Tajj Group chooses Menzel to replace defective motors

    Menzel Elektromotoren GmbH was chosen to replace defective motors after an internet search. The original motors had failed after only two years of...

  • Emerson delivers automation solution and energy savings to Tech Folien 
    Emerson delivers automation solution and energy savings to Tech Folien

    Tech Folien turned to Emerson official partner RJW, who designed and installed a motor solution which delivered energy savings of over 75%.

  • Fuji Electric supplies VG Drive for bridge testing facility 
    Fuji Electric supplies VG Drive for bridge testing facility

    The Bridge Evaluation and Accelerated Structural Testing (BEAST) lab, located at Rutgers University in Piscataway, NJ will provide valuable data...

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    EVENTS

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    June 27, 2016 - June 30, 2016
    Las Vegas , NV, USA


    Don’t miss out on one of the best learning and networking opportunities that Siemens is offering this year. The Automation Summit Conference will be a valuable asset to attendees by providing the sessions and training you need to improve efficiencies and increase performance in your daily operations.

    August 1, 2016 - August 4, 2016
    Austin , TX


    The 22nd annual NIWeek conference brings together the brightest minds in engineering and science. More than 3,200 innovators representing a wide spectrum of industries, from automotive and telecommunications to robotics and energy, will discover the latest technology to accelerate productivity for software-defined systems in test, measurement, and control.

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    TRAINING

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    June 1, 2016


    This webinar will help attendees discover the five industry challenges that will maximize chances of success in the IIoT. Topics will include component- and system-level simulation with examples in sensors, RFID, industrial robotics, instrumentation, and control and network equipment.