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Feed forwards augment PID control
Feed forwards augment PID control

In closed-loop motion control applications, it is common to multiply the target speed and target acceleration by the velocity and acceleration feed forwards to generate the feed forward’s contribution to the control output. Feed forward augmentation is a prediction technique that estimates the output from a...Read More

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Moving beyond technology: 4 keys to project success
Moving beyond technology: 4 keys to project success

Technology is only a tool for project success. Proper training and access to data combined with the appropriate technologies is a power combination for achieving results.Read More

Microsoft Windows 10 features may help manufacturers more than recent releases
Microsoft Windows 10 features may help manufacturers more than recent releases

Engineering and IT Insight: Nothing lasts forever. Microsoft Windows 10 is coming with features that may suit manufacturing, software developers, system integrators, and end users more than recent... Read More

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Still relevant: dc drives important in an ac age
Still relevant: dc drives important in an ac age

For brute force speed control applications where positioning or extremely precise control are not required, it’s hard to beat a dc motor and drive. While the basic design of the brushed dc motor has... Read More

A systematic approach to ac motor repair
A systematic approach to ac motor repair

ANSI/EASA AR100 provides best practices for mechanical repair, electrical repair including rewinding, and testing that help apparatus rebuilders maintain or enhance the performance, reliability, and... Read More

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Integrated Drive Systems: A Holistic Approach to Energy Savings

Presenter Rich Mintz will discuss how to take a holistic approach to drive train systems for improved efficiency as well as how drives, motors, gears and other drive train elements affect energy loss and where to prioritize your attention and budget for the best return.

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Ethernet-connected variable frequency drives
Ethernet-connected variable frequency drives

The Mitsubishi Electric FR-A800- E and FR-F800- E variable frequency drives (VFDs) are designed to... Read More

Light curtain system for flexibility and industrial safety
Light curtain system for flexibility and industrial safety

Rockwell Automation's Allen-Bradley GuardShield 450L safety light curtain system uses a transceiver... Read More

Rotary tables with roller-gear drive for high-speed applications
Rotary tables with roller-gear drive for high-speed applications

Destaco's GTB series servo positioning rotary tables are engineered to deliver high torque with... Read More

Extensometer for industrial and equipment safety applications
Extensometer for industrial and equipment safety applications

Vishay Precision Group's Model 182 extensometer is a strain gage-based force sensor that is... Read More

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