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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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  • 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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  • Quick Tips for Successful DC Motor & Gearmotor Operation 
    Quick Tips for Successful DC Motor & Gearmotor Operation

    This whitepaper provides only the very basic fundamentals, but also a good checklist for operators to go through prior to applying new gearmotors.

  • Torque Sensor Sizing Criteria for Servo Motors 
    Torque Sensor Sizing Criteria for Servo Motors

    Just like an organ transplant, you cannot add any torque sensor to your system; the torque sensor needs to have the necessary specifications to...

  • 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...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • CP Automation and Rockwell Automation partner to help alleviate drought in Nambia 
    CP Automation and Rockwell Automation partner to help alleviate drought in Nambia

    Eco Projects was undertaking a 17 month project in Windhoek, the capital of Namibia, to alleviate a critical water shortage. Using boreholes, a...

  • Menzel pump drives help facilitate Egyptian water pump station 
    Menzel pump drives help facilitate Egyptian water pump station

    The Egyptian Construction Authority for Potable Water and Wastewater (CAPW) recently sourced four custom-made pump drives from special motor...

  • Rockwell Automation helps Tyson Foods update control and integration systems 
    Rockwell Automation helps Tyson Foods update control and integration systems

    The operating system that supported the Tyson Foods' Wisconsin plant's human machine interface (HMI) application was facing obsolescence. The new...

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    EVENTS

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    November 15, 2017 - November 16, 2017
    Houston , TX, United States


    The Automation Fair® event is the ideal opportunity to discover how The Connected Enterprise can help you achieve faster time to market, optimize your assets, lower your total cost of ownership and improve enterprise risk.

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