FEATURED ARTICLESin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
Keeping Industrial Automation Fit and Healthy
By Jonathan Wilkins, EU Automation
discusses how this new development helps bring legacy systems forward.
Why Choose a Soft Starter Instead of an AC Drive
By Richard Anderson, Rockwell Automation
Significant cost savings can be realized when using a soft starter instead of an AC drive and can also...
Servo Loop Tuning – A Practical Approach
Although servo motors have an unquestionable performance capability, the final performance is mostly determined by the servo loop...
Reducing Production Time With Smart Devices
By Amanda Eason, Rockwell Automation
In industry, there’s always a growing need to find ways to increase throughput without increasing...
NEWSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
- MCAA appoints Teresa Sebring as President of the Association
- T&M Associates announces Ivica Cacic as Senior Automation Specialist
- Beckhoff to highlight IIoT hardware and software tools at IMTS
- Koch Industries announces strategic agreement with AC Kinetics to provide VFD software
- Festo to introduce several tools and products at Semicon West 2016
- HTI Technology acquires Klauber Machine & Gear
- Smart Machines market bolster as it provides high accuracy without humans
- Global Motion Control market gradually returns to growth in 2016- IHS Report
- Exar appoints Ryan Benton as CEO, Keith Tainsky as CFO
- Data Device Corporation purchased by Transdigm Group for $1B
- NovaTorque and Wolong Electric announce manufacturing partnership
- Festo demonstrates SupraMotion technology at Hannover Messe
PRODUCT NEWSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
OES introduces AR59-AV vertical rotation stage
The AR59-AV vertical rotation stage is intended for: Micro robotics, metrology, vision systems, positioning of mirrors and lasers, laser machining...
RAE DC introduces M7000 magnetic DC motors
Model M7000 permanent magnetic DC motors, from RAE DC Products, are designed to provide the protection needed to operate in water and dust...
ADLINK announces PXES-2301, PXIe-3935 & PXI-3930 entry-level platforms
The entry-level segment of PXI platforms completes ADLINK’s PXI portfolio, which encompasses performance, mainstream and entry-level product...
MEDIAin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
RESOURCESin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
NEMA MG 1 addresses new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulations that require motor manufacturers to comply with efficiency targets. The new...
The Android application is designed to solve linear motion calculations, with a range of velocity profiles. This helps the user understand which...
The EASY Product Finder is designed for machine designers and engineers to explore and specify Lenze engineered power drive, automation and motion...
WHITE PAPERSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
By Dr. Jürgen Gallus, PI
Vacuum applications are of growing importance due to technologies that can only be applied in vacuum or cryogenic...
In order to provide smooth production processes with critical machine vision applications, building a rugged Ethernet network is...
By Joe Kimbrell, AutomationDirect
The decision to replace existing motors with newer premium efficiency motors can be difficult. And, a common...
CASE STUDIESin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
A Belgium-based producer of dairy products, Inex is achieving minimum energy savings of at least 18% from its refrigeration process as a result of...
With the new system, SKF can organize the logistics of its bearings, lubricants and seal products more efficiently and economically. The completed...
ABB’s Dodge controlled start transmission (CST) drive system is helping prevent repeated breakdowns of a 700 meter (m) conveyor at a Norwegian...
EVENTSin Motion Control, Motors & Drives
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