Joe Kimbrell, product manager for motion control products at AutomationDirect, has more than 25 years’ experience with automation, motors, drives, motion control, and servos, and has worked as engineering manager at a packaging original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and at a multi-axis motion control integration firm. Joe holds a BSEE degree from Georgia Tech.
Motors and Drives March 4, 2021
Improved stepper motor systems support more applications
Stepper motor systems deliver more precision than standard variable-speed motors without the expense and complexity of servo motors, and newer high bus voltage options provide additional flexibility. See 5 motor technologies, common uses.
By Joe Kimbrell