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Top 5 Control Engineering articles October 10-16: PID velocity, level instruments, small-scale automation, more

Articles about PID velocity, 2017 Engineers' Choice finalists, choosing the right level instrument,... » more

Top 10 Control Engineering articles September 10 to October 10: PID velocity, level instruments, small-scale automation, more

Articles about PID velocity, choosing the right level instrument, small-scale automation projects,... » more

Advice on implementing and controlling VFDs for large boiler motors

Variable frequency drives (VFDs) have become ubiquitous in manufacturing, and there are many... » more

Control solution for CNC milling machines

NUMmill is designed for CNC milling machine manufacturers and control retrofitters and offers a... » more

Series of stop switches with IP69K rating

EAO Corporation's Series 45 stop switches are used as on/off switches for safe switching in... » more

Top 10 Control Engineering articles August 13 to September 12: PID control, ladder logic, tablet-based augmented reality, more

Articles about PID control and loop tuning fundamentals, ladder logic, tablet-based augmented... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles September 5-11: Ladder logic, safer process facilities, stepper motors, more

Articles about ladder logic, safer process facilities, stepper motors and closed-loop technology,... » more

Packaging operation increases by half with planning, wireless, mobility

Cover Story: System integrator upgrades a cherry packaging operation at Prima Frutta, for a 50%... » more

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Design kit for communicating with motion controllers, PLCs

Galil Motion Control's Galil Design Kit (GDK) is designed to provide easy communication with motion controllers and programmable logic controllers (PLCs) » more

Digital piezo controller for nanopositioning applications

Physik Instrumente's (PI) E-727 digital piezo controller is designed for multi-axis nanopositioning applications, such as 3-D imaging in super-resolution microscopy, laser beam steering, and fast alignment applications. » more

Mini motor platform for high torque delivery

Portescap's Ultra EC mini motor platform is designed specifically to deliver ultra high torque in a compact size and is specifically designed for high continuous torque at low to medium speeds. » more

Zero backlash brake for indexing, positioning systems

Nexen Group's Model I-300 is a spring engaged, air released, power-off brake designed to provide high torque for backlash-free holding and emergency stopping on indexers and positioning systems. » more

Explosion-proof motion sensor for hazardous locations

Larson Electronics' EXP-MS-N4X-AT-HV explosion proof motion sensor is designed for use in hazardous areas and is constructed of copper free non-sparking aluminum construction with a glass window front for motion detection. » more

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Machine Safety: Benefits of safety assessments, risk...

The need to evaluate hazards and apply corrective actions to reduce... » more

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Motors and Drives Video Series


Part 1 of the Motors and Drives Series describes...

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