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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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  • Wachendorff introduces Intelligent encoder configurator 
    Wachendorff introduces Intelligent encoder configurator

    Encoder configurator supplies a configured data sheet

  • Güdel publishes 2015 linear motion catalog 
    Güdel publishes 2015 linear motion catalog

    Catalog covers configurations for standard modules of TrackMotion, gantry and linear motion units in virtually any size and for all robots.

  • Gilman Precision publishes Spindle Catalog

    The products included are eight different series of belt-driven spindles, Mech-Tronix integrally motorized spindles, and standard spindle...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • 10 Reasons to use Off-Line Controls Testing for Your Next Automation Project 
    10 Reasons to use Off-Line Controls Testing for Your Next Automation Project

    By Ian McGregor, Emulate3D
    Compared with the traditional methods of testing, the benefits of virtual controls testing are both numerous and...

  • 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...

  • Group Motor Protection 
    Group Motor Protection

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

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Drive systems show their sweet side 
    Drive systems show their sweet side

    Process & Control Engineering
    Zotter Schokoladen’s chocolate factory in Austria uses geared motors from Nord Drivesystems for conveying, mixing...

  • FuelCell Energy uses  VFDs and PACs to improve grid connection 
    FuelCell Energy uses VFDs and PACs to improve grid connection

    Rockwell Automation PowerFlex 700L drives and CompactLogix PACS convert DC power to AC power within the fuel cell and connect it to the grid.

  • Alpha Integration uses Weiss Indexer in parts assembly 
    Alpha Integration uses Weiss Indexer in parts assembly

    Weiss provided a turnkey solution for Alpha‘s 6’ tall automotive parts assembly machine that allowed ease-of-loading for its 12 load stations

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    EVENTS

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    March 2, 2015 - March 5, 2015
    Houston , TX, USA


    ABB Automation & Power World is your source for connections, information, new and emerging technologies and proven strategies from around the world. Automation & Power World saves you money, time and manpower. Ask your questions, deliver your feedback to the developers themselves, take advantage of hands-on training by experts.

    March 12, 2015 - March 15, 2015
    Tianjin , China


    The exhibition area will cover more that 10000 square meters, attracted more than 30000 professional audience, 105 visiting group, and connect Tianjin with China, China with the world together in the field of industrial automation.

    March 23, 2015 - March 26, 2015
    Chicago , IL, USA


    Automate is the largest solutions-based showcase of automation technologies in North America. Formerly the International Robots, Vision & Motion Control Show which dates back to 1977, Automate now demonstrates the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions for a broad array of industries.

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