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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  • Haydon Kerk starts Catalyst Motion Group 
    Haydon Kerk starts Catalyst Motion Group

    Catalyst Motion Group is a supplier of precision linear and rotary motion systems from the very simple to the very complex, and at any level of...

  • Lapp releases online VFD cable sizing tool 
    Lapp releases online VFD cable sizing tool

    Engineering calculator helps users select variable frequency drive (VFD) cables that meet their application requirements.

  • Fives offers ProCheck machinery evaluation 
    Fives offers ProCheck machinery evaluation

    A ProCheck inspection takes less than three hours and includes a detailed report, all for $600 per machine.

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Motor Management Best Practices 
    Motor Management Best Practices

    By Copper Development Association
    The third installment of The Copper Development Association's (CDA) Motor Management Program, Repair...

  • 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...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Bonfiglioli motors spin Technowrapp pallet wrapper 
    Bonfiglioli motors spin Technowrapp pallet wrapper

    Technowrapp’s Runner Arm can wrap 136 pallets/hour with 10 turns per pallet, stabilising a pallet with just 76 grams of stretch wrap film.

  • DC to AC conversion avoids costly plant overhaul at UK carpet maker  
    DC to AC conversion avoids costly plant overhaul at UK carpet maker

    Process & Control Today
    Converting spinning frames from inefficient direct current (DC) control to alternating control (AC) has helped increase...

  • Steel maker improves roller table reliability with AC drives  
    Steel maker improves roller table reliability with AC drives

    Process & Control Today
    Celsa Manufacturing’s existing roller table drives were obsolete. The roller table has 80 rollers to transport finished...

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    EVENTS

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    October 6, 2015 - October 8, 2015
    Pune , IN, India


    One of its kind event including Factory Automation, Industrial Automation, Electric automation, Process Instrumentation & Control Industry, Hydraulics and Pneumatic, Gears, Valves, Smart Sensor Manufactures, System Integrator, OEM and many more under one roof. Manufacturing summit, Investor summit, and award ceremony is followed with the 3 days of exhibition. Many big players are participating.

    October 28, 2015 - October 30, 2015
    Columbus , OH, United States


    Provides a focused and intimate setting for dissemination and discussion of the state of the art in dynamic systems and control research, with a mechanical engineering focus.

    November 18, 2015 - November 19, 2015
    Chicago , IL, United States


    The annual event brings together Rockwell Automation and its comprehensive global network of partners in a single venue exclusive to manufacturers. Attendees from around the world have an opportunity to learn about smart, safe, sustainable solutions that can help manufacturers optimize their plants, improve performance of their machines, and produce products in a more sustainable manner.

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    TRAINING

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