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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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  • Rexroth publishes plastics automation brochure 
    Rexroth publishes plastics automation brochure

    Literature covers automation system options on injection molding, blow molding, and die casting machines.

  • Crouzet publishes motor specification guide 
    Crouzet publishes motor specification guide

    20 page specifications guide covers two series of Crouzet’s DCmind Brushless Motors and gearmotors

  • AEP Ohio Offers Motor Rewinds

    Emotor Rewind Pilot Program promotes energy efficient rewinds for small to large companies in the industrial/manufacturing sector.

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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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  •  Siemens updates three-stage lathe line for railroad axle manufacturer 
    Siemens updates three-stage lathe line for railroad axle manufacturer

    Siemens Sinumerik CNCs, Simotics motors and Sinamics drives were installed at each lathe, with Simatic PLC and HMI as the master of the entire line.

  • Glaston cuts glass scratches with improved speed control 
    Glaston cuts glass scratches with improved speed control

    Tiny scratches can occur as a result of glass being tempered without precise speed control on the oven’s drives. Glaston fixed it with Unidrive M...

  • 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...

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    EVENTS

    in Motion Control, Motors & Drives
    April 27, 2015 - May 1, 2015
    Dallas , TX, USA


    The 2015 Global Automation Conference will help industrial companies meet the most daunting challenges, safely, reliably and efficiently. Sessions are designed to cover the biggest global trends, showcase the newest innovations and technologies and share practical experience from Schneider Electric and its partners.

    May 26, 2015 - May 28, 2015
    Shenzhen , China


    Featuring on products display, information exchange and trade purchase, Motor & Magnetic Expo has been successfully held 12 sessions, becoming the biggest and most influential industry event in south China.

    June 22, 2015 - June 25, 2015
    Las Vegas , NV, USA


    The Summit will provide engineering and operational professionals, automation and operations management and senior-level executives with end user learning opportunities covering the complete spectrum of automation--from process and discrete to motion control and drives.

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    TRAINING

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