Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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Motion control: Long-length linear encoders look lively
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Linear encoders provide direct position feedback to various machine tool and automation systems. Working in a linear format allows extreme length position measurement and control—critical for machine tool accuracy and production of precise large-scale parts. Focus here is linear encoders with 3-meter (about 10-ft) or...Read More

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Why the time is right for integration
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There are a number of factors that remove traditional integration barriers.Read More

PID math demystified, part 3: More on derivative control
PID math demystified, part 3: More on derivative control

Consider how a PD controller would work, without an integral function. Would you ever want to use that approach?Read More

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Greater manufacturing connectivity, communications
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Harting connector systems and cables, circuit board connections, Ethernet switches, RFID systems, and circuits printed on 3D molded plastic were shown at the Harting annual press conference and... Read More

CSIA adds 12 new members from 4 countries
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The Control System Integrators Association welcomed 12 companies to the organization from four countries.Read More

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Industrial Ethernet, Part 1: Technologies

Industrial Ethernet implementations continue to gain traction on the plant floor and in process plants. What are the key industrial Ethernet technologies being installed today and why? Learn from automation system integrators about criteria used to choose types of switches, cabling, and topologies being applied for industrial Ethernet applications.

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PC-based control technology, stainless steel housing, wearable HMI support Industry 4.0
PC-based control technology, stainless steel housing, wearable HMI support Industry 4.0

Beckhoff Automation highlighted its PC-based control technology and its innovation supporting... Read More

Junction box with stainless steel ports
Junction box with stainless steel ports

Turck's passive junction boxes with stainless steel ports are available in 4-, 6- or 8-port... Read More

Giant dragonfly, jellyfish make waves
Giant dragonfly, jellyfish make waves

Festo, a manufacturer of pneumatic and electromechanical systems, components and controls for... Read More

Designer software for improved automation productivity
Designer software for improved automation productivity

Rockwell Automation's Software Studio 5000 Logix Designer v24 provides design capabilities to... Read More

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