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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  • Fluke announces Motor and Drive Troubleshooting course 
    Fluke announces Motor and Drive Troubleshooting course

    The Fluke Motor and Drive Troubleshooting Course delivers critical knowledge so maintenance professionals can gain the practical diagnostic skills...

  • AMCI releases Ethernet/IP programming webinar 
    AMCI releases Ethernet/IP programming webinar

    This pre-recorded webinar is designed to explain how to add and program EtherNet/IP products when using EDS files, and some short cuts that this...

  • NEMA releases revised version of NEMA MG 1 Motors and Generators guide 
    NEMA releases revised version of NEMA MG 1 Motors and Generators guide

    NEMA MG 1 addresses new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulations that require motor manufacturers to comply with efficiency targets. The new...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Motion Control and Precision Positioning in Vacuum Environments 
    Motion Control and Precision Positioning in Vacuum Environments

    By Dr. Jürgen Gallus, PI
    Vacuum applications are of growing importance due to technologies that can only be applied in vacuum or cryogenic...

  • Best Industrial Networking Practices of Machine Vision Systems 
    Best Industrial Networking Practices of Machine Vision Systems

    By Antaira
    In order to provide smooth production processes with critical machine vision applications, building a rugged Ethernet network is...

  • 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...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Greer Industries chooses Emerson's Powerdrive FX variable speed drive to enhance mining production 
    Greer Industries chooses Emerson's Powerdrive FX variable speed drive to enhance mining production

    The product is being used as a regenerative drive on a downhill conveyor at one of the company’s limestone mining facilities. Leroy-Somer was...

  • ELNOR delivers automated coffee grinding for MAHLKÖNIG 
    ELNOR delivers automated coffee grinding for MAHLKÖNIG

    To meet MAHLKÖNIG’s high-precision requirements, ELNOR ensures accurate production and assembly of its motor parts. Engineers from ELNOR perform...

  • Control Techniques & Leroy-Somer's speed drives enhance energy efficiency for Dutch fishing vessel 
    Control Techniques & Leroy-Somer's speed drives enhance energy efficiency for Dutch fishing vessel

    The solution comprises a number of Unidrive M variable speed drives, along with motors, transformers, brake resistors, rectifier units and generators.

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    EVENTS

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    March 13, 2017 - March 16, 2017
    Houston , TX


    ABB Automation & Power World (APW) brings together professionals from utilities, industries and infrastructure for a premier educational and collaboration event in North America.

    April 3, 2017 - April 7, 2017
    Chicago , IL, United States


    Automate showcases the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions. From traditional industrial applications to cutting edge new technologies, you'll find ways to automate every process in your company.

    April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017
    Hannover


    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.

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    TRAINING

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