Motion Control, Motors & Drives 

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Thomson releases web video 'How to Increase Rigidity in a Linear Actuator' Thomson has authored a range of educational videos, webinars and technical white papers to inform and guide design engineers, explain technology alternatives and simplify the linear motion...
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.
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RESOURCES

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  • Lenze introduces EASY Product Finder online search tool 
    Lenze introduces EASY Product Finder online search tool

    The EASY Product Finder is designed for machine designers and engineers to explore and specify Lenze engineered power drive, automation and motion...

  • CIMdata releases 2015 Computer-Aided Machining market report 
    CIMdata releases 2015 Computer-Aided Machining market report

    CIMdata estimates that based on end-user payments, the worldwide CAM software and related services market grew by 2.8% in calendar year 2015. The...

  • Variable Speed Drives: Principles and Applications for Energy Cost Savings, Third Edition - $63.00 
    Variable Speed Drives: Principles and Applications for Energy Cost Savings, Third Edition - $63.00

    By David W. Spitzer
    The book presents the electrical, hydraulic, chemical, and instrumentation information necessary to technically evaluate and...

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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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  • Menzel delivers motors to drive ventilation for Asian mining operation 
    Menzel delivers motors to drive ventilation for Asian mining operation

    The two three-phase squirrel cage motors with 1,700 kW, 992 min-1 and 6000 V required especially adapted housings to match the desired motor...

  • Thomson provides motion control products to ASABE tractor design competition 
    Thomson provides motion control products to ASABE tractor design competition

    In this annual event, engineering students design and build garden-sized tractors and then compete in a variety of performance events. Thomson...

  • Emerson motors chosen for Thai retail distribution center 
    Emerson motors chosen for Thai retail distribution center

    Sirayooth looked to limit risk by selecting motors for their compressor systems from a reliable manufacturer. It was decided that a number of...

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    EVENTS

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    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.

    September 12, 2016 - September 17, 2016
    Chicago , IL, United States


    Featuring the cutting-edge in factory, process, and building automation, this event has established itself as the place to see the automation industry’s most innovative solutions and technologies. Industrial Automation will stand alongside four additional shows from Germany's HANNOVER MESSE and provide an exceptional opportunity for business development.

    November 9, 2016 - November 10, 2016
    Atlanta , GA, United States


    Attend industry forums, hands-on labs, and technical sessions to expand your knowledge and use of the latest control, power and information technologies. With over 170 exhibits, take advantage of automation expertise from Rockwell Automation and members of our PartnerNetwork

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