Thursday January 17, 2013
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Optimizing servo control with an adaptive nonlinear algorithm
Optimizing servo control with an adaptive nonlinear algorithm

Servo control software improves applications requiring accurate path tracking and low settling time, such as CNC and cutting, conveyor tracking, pick-and-place operations, PCB mounting, welding, as well as painting, coating, and gluing. A gantry robotic application resulted in a 33% increase in machine throughput,...Read More

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Motion control and CNC accuracy
Motion control and CNC accuracy

CNC applications need accurate movements, rapid changes in direction, and aggressive acceleration and deceleration. A virtual sensor system can be used to improve control performance and decrease CNC... Read More

North America robot sales set new records
North America robot sales set new records

The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) reported that 21,235 robots valued at $1.2 billion were sold in the first nine months of 2014, which is an increase of 35% in units over the same period in... Read More

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Machine-to-machine
Machine-to-machine

One particular area of industry that is buzzing now is the utilization of the machine-to-machine (M2M) innovation in industrial settings. M2M’s reach is so broad that we will focus on its application... Read More

Four risk factors jeopardizing automation projects
Four risk factors jeopardizing automation projects

Pharmaceutical companies are making a beeline to automate manufacturing. Here are four primary risk factors, most of them non-technical, which might hinder the early phases of any automation project.Read More

Four risk factors jeopardizing automation projects
Four risk factors jeopardizing automation projects

Pharmaceutical companies are making a beeline to automate manufacturing. Here are four primary risk factors, most of them non-technical, which might hinder the early phases of any automation project.Read More

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Magnetic speed controller
Magnetic speed controller

The magnetic speed controller controls the speed of boxes and plastic trays traveling on gravity... Read More

Tags for harsh environments and process industries
Tags for harsh environments and process industries

TAG-TITE RFID provides tag mounted, ATEX approved, HF RFID with stainless steel tamper resistant... Read More

Corrosion protection adhesive tape for electrical and electronic equipment
Corrosion protection adhesive tape for electrical and electronic equipment

ElectriCorr VpCI®-150 Tape powered by Nano-VpCI® protects metal in enclosed spaces from corrosion. Read More

Safety interlock switches with stainless steel tongues
Safety interlock switches with stainless steel tongues

The Omega K-SS Series tongue operated safety interlock switches are designed for food processing,... Read More

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