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Automated guided vehicles integrate power, without batteries
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Automation Integrator Guide case study: SuperiorControls doubles assembly line throughput without increases in floor space or staffing by integrating battery-free automated guided vehicles (AGVs) with controls and manufacturing execution system (MES). See photo gallery of application.Read More

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Augmented reality enhances plant floor view, productivity
Augmented reality enhances plant floor view, productivity

Automation Integrator Guide: Technology integration provides augmented reality view of industrial plant floor to streamline equipment maintenance, reduce downtime, and improve bottom line.Read More

VFDs: The path to prolonged life
VFDs: The path to prolonged life

Proper maintenance and attention to detail can stretch productivityRead More

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Variable frequency drive configuration, high-efficiency operation, and permanent magnet motors
Variable frequency drive configuration, high-efficiency operation, and permanent magnet motors

VFD configuration for permanent magnet alternating current (PMAC) motors and other considerations can lead to optimal system performance, providing the desired energy savings in motor applications.Read More

Automated cell for bearing machining, parts sorting
Automated cell for bearing machining, parts sorting

Texas shop’s automation team deploys programmable gages for measuring and sorting mud-motor bearings. Process-controlled hard turning cell paid for itself in 18 days.Read More

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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 GaurdSheild 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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