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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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  • Applied Motion Products announces tools for Python language with its stepper and servo motors 
    Applied Motion Products announces tools for Python language with its stepper and servo motors

    These new tools, including an application note and sample code, guide Python programmers in sending high-level motion commands, using Applied...

  • PI releases Nanopositioning for Microscopy catalog 
    PI releases Nanopositioning for Microscopy catalog

    Selecting the best drive technology for each application can become a tedious job for the microscope designer as well as the researcher. PI’s...

  • EtherCAT Technology Group announces vendor-independent diagnosis interface 
    EtherCAT Technology Group announces vendor-independent diagnosis interface

    The software-based interface can be implemented in controllers offered by any device manufacturer, which makes it an interesting feature to vendors...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Calculating Acceleration for Linear Motion 
    Calculating Acceleration for Linear Motion

    By H2W Technologies
    Determining the right motion control solution may require some calculations to match the specifications found on a given...

  • IHS Report: Process industry markets up four percent in 2017 
    IHS Report: Process industry markets up four percent in 2017

    The top process industries grew at a faster rate than the top discrete industries in 2017, and this trend continued in 2018, according to the...

  • What do Design Engineers Need to Know about Brushless DC Motor Technologies  
    What do Design Engineers Need to Know about Brushless DC Motor Technologies

    By Walter Smith, Sensata Technologies
    The advent of rare-earth magnets and advanced brushless DC motor (BLDC) motor design has empowered a new...

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  • ABB helps enhance Spanish indoor skydiving facility with variable speed drives 
    ABB helps enhance Spanish indoor skydiving facility with variable speed drives

    The Windoor Realfly vertical indoor wind tunnel in Empuriabrava uses variable speed drives (VSDs) to control the fans that generate winds of...

  • Cognex helps GM Canada develop chain drive stretching system based on vision sensors 
    Cognex helps GM Canada develop chain drive stretching system based on vision sensors

    Working with Cognex, engineers at automotive manufacturer General Motors of Canada Company (GM Canada) developed a chain drive stretching system...

  • Emerson helps Alberta refinery enhance automation technology 
    Emerson helps Alberta refinery enhance automation technology

    Using elements of Emerson’s Project Certainty methodology, North West Redwater Partnership reduced global automation engineering complexity and...

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