Motion Control, Motors & Drives 

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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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  • Haydon Kerk publishes Linear Motion Catalog 
    Haydon Kerk publishes Linear Motion Catalog

    The 260+ page catalog and design guide illustrates a wide range of products engineered for use as building blocks in sophisticated linear motion...

  • NEMA Publishes Application Guide for AC Adjustable Speed Drive Systems

    This free guide assists users in proper selection and application of alternate current (AC) adjustable speed drive systems.

  • Nanotec announces Plug & Drive Studio software 
    Nanotec announces Plug & Drive Studio software

    Software provides setup and programming of Nanotec’s motor controllers.

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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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  • Scalable control system is at the heart of water-treatment process skid 
    Scalable control system is at the heart of water-treatment process skid

    Control Design
    By Gregory Möller, University of Idaho-Washington State University
    The University of Idaho’s research water-treatment-process...

  • Inverter drive cuts the cost of automation  
    Inverter drive cuts the cost of automation

    Process and Control Today
    Bottle and pouch fillers with electronic adjustment for filling volume offer important benefits over machines with...

  • Drive And Motor Solution Cuts Extruder Energy Usage By 9%  
    Drive And Motor Solution Cuts Extruder Energy Usage By 9%

    Process and Control Today
    Emerson was able to help Stål & Plast, a Danish extrusion specialist, improve its production processes by replacing...

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    EVENTS

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    April 25, 2016 - April 29, 2016
    Hannover , Germany


    With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.

    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.

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