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The importance of motion and control can never be understated, it forms the building blocks for many applications in today’s world. We need its precision for robotics and multi-axis CNC machines, it’s ruggedness for conveyors and packaging systems and its overall adaptability to meet the industrial demands of today.
Whether it’s electrical, mechanical, pneumatic or a combination of all three, deployment of effective motion control delivers cost savings, system efficiencies and is the key differential in the competitive industrial world.
In this hub you will find application related content together with insightful commentary and hints and tips for industrial solutions.
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2 months agoThanks for the nice write-up Karl, I enjoyed it.
2 months agoHi, the moment I read software on a device description it gets the delete button........this might seem Neanderthal but if by experience you go 5 years down the track and then have a problem, the chances...
5 months agoTo expand on this :- the whole motor drive system is operating in a continuous closed loop mode with a default sampling frequency of 8KHz. It needs to do this in order for the field oriented control algorithm...
5 months agoNice article, very clear informative.
Will this drive handle closed loop systems?
9 months agocan you give me your email M Adrain Gurr
May 23, 2017 15:17
BLDC motor control in 5 minutes with PsoC 4 Pioneer and motor control eval kit.
March 6, 2017 08:49
We take you through the process of setting up and driving a brushless 3-phase permanent magnet motor using the Renesas YROTATE-IT-RX23T kit.
January 16, 2017 16:21
With compatible dimensions, cable plugs, cable lengths and set-up software tools it is easy to replace the well established VLT 2800 with the new innovative VLT Midi Drive FC280.
January 16, 2017 14:07
Festo have developed an electric actuator for simple applications that perfectly builds the bridge between easy installation and an affordable price.
January 11, 2017 11:56
The Sanyo Denki SANMOTION stepper motors and drivers offer precision control with high torque and
November 4, 2016 13:39
ON Semiconductor is driving energy efficiency innovations, providing a comprehensive portfolio of Smart Power Modules (SPM) that enable designers to develop high-performance, and highly efficient solutions for every motor control application.
September 19, 2016 17:59
Motors represent a staggering 45% of all of the world's energy consumption.
August 26, 2016 08:25
Recap on topics and suppliers at Drives and Controls 2016
August 21, 2016 20:51
Thank goodness for Brushless DC Motors!! When I was a student, I had an old Ford Granada which for some time I thought had a battery that would not hold charge.
July 19, 2016 09:34
IE3 – the new EU minimum energy performance standard – seeks to reduce and minimise our global energy consumption.
May 5, 2016 12:20
Focus on the different types of motors used in industry.
May 3, 2016 10:26
Pneumatic or electric actuators - how to decide