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Frequency: 12 issues/year
Description: Engineering360's Motion Control Components Newsletter provides current news on products designed to precisely control movement of machinery. Coverage includes news and applications of such products and components as motor drives and controllers, encoders, positioning slides, actuators, and software, as well as industry trend and events.
Markets Served: Manufacturing and Assembly; Packaging and Labeling; Industrial Automation; Pick-and-Place Systems; Robotics Systems
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Shock, Vibration & Noise
Looks at the ways of measuring and minimizing the effects of factors related to shock, vibration and noise through the use of devices.
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Focuses on proper selection, application and uses of today's smart positioners, controllers, and valve actuators, as well as the maintenance, repair, and replacement of valves.
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Past Issues of this eNewsletter
Volume 14 - Issue 5 - 05/16/2019
Leak checking large vacuum chambers; Experience the power of the Compact Automation magnetic grippers; What's the difference between parallel positioners and stacked serial kinematics?; Zero backlash NEMA and metric harmonic servo gearheads
Volume 14 - Issue 4 - 04/18/2019
Exceptionally precise miniature slide guides; compact caged ball screw type SDA; Leak checking large vacuum chambers; SMART linear and rotary actuators from IntelLiDrives; Experience the power of the compact automation magnetic grippers; Programmable servo-controlled automation systems; Meeting the OEM designer's specific needs; Keeping industry in motion; Fiber optic rotary joints: Performance and application highlights
Volume 14 - Issue 3 - 03/21/2019
Next-gen PC mount split pack power transformers; Precision caged ball screw; Easy-to-use pre-calibrated displacement transducers
Volume 14 - Issue 2 - 02/21/2019
Seals make linear motion almost maintenance-free; Linear induction motor: How it works
Volume 14 - Issue 1 - 01/17/2019
Mini motors: Precise and economical; anti-vibration couplings bring out your servo system performance; Flange bush eliminates bulky housings; High performance brushless DC motors; Programmable servo-controlled automation systems
Volume 13 - Issue 12 - 12/20/2018
For Speed, Accuracy, and Efficiency, You Can't Beat AR Systems; Ethernet Slip Rings
Volume 13 - Issue 11 - 11/15/2018
IECEx Certified Bearingless Encoder for Large Shafts; What You Should Know About Sizing and Applying Speed Reducers; Model 7700 Miniature Modular Encoder System - Up to 21-bit Resolution; THK KR High Rigidity, High Accuracy, Minimal Space; Built From the Ground Up for Your Application; Small Diameter LVDT Displacement Transducers - New Ranges to 6 in.
Volume 13 - Issue 10 - 10/18/2018
Next-Gen PC Mount Split Pack Power Transformers; New Planetary BLDC Gearmotors 130 V / 24 V; Off-the-Shelf Precision Tapped or Threaded Shafts; Experience the Power of the Compact Automation Magnetic Grippers; Tandler Inline Servo Gearheads; Traxline and Cable Carriers: Ultimate Pair for Your Harshest Operations
Volume 13 - Issue 9 - 09/20/2018
STUDROLLER™ Slide Way Ends Slippage; Lightweight, Powerful 5HP Gearboxes; Precision Caged Ball Screw; Experience the Power of the Compact Automation Magnetic Grippers; Ultra-compact Angle/Speed Sensors; Studded Guide Rollers; Small Robots Work with Humans to Speed Assembly, Manufacturing, and Testing; Mini Motors: Precise and Economical; Need Smoother Steering? Improved Yoke Design Can Help
Volume 13 - Issue 8 - 08/16/2018
Need Smoother Steering? Improved Yoke Design Can Help; How to Reduce Control Panel Costs Using IEC and Busbar; A Focus on Optical Kit Encoders and Modular Magnetic Encoders; The Best Fieldbus for Your PLC: Comparing Five Fieldbuses for Industry 4.0; Contemporary Anti-corrosion Technology for Automotive Hinges
Volume 13 - Issue 7 - 07/19/2018
Next-gen PC Mount Split Pack Power Transformers; Ultimate is the Unrivaled New Self-aligning Bushing; Precision Caged Ball Screw; Spinea DriveSpin Cycloidal Rotary Actuators; Model 7700 Miniature Modular Encoder System - Up to 21-bit Resolution; The Future of Automotive Lightweighting with Tolerance Ring Stator Mounting Solutions
Volume 13 - Issue 6 - 06/21/2018
High Performance Motors for Power Tools; Rack and Pinion Drive Systems; Kinetix® VPC Servo Motors: Optimized for Continuous-duty Applications; Sigma SD: a Significant Difference in Machining; Custom Winding and Stator Assemblies; Compact, Sealed Angle Sensors; Edge Welded Metal Bellows - Comprehensive Overview
Volume 13 - Issue 5 - 05/17/2018
Off-the-Shelf Precision Tapped or Threaded Shafts; Lika's SMA2 High-performance Absolute Linear Encoder; Testing Sensor Fusion for Autonomous Vehicles; ECO Series Linear Stages for the Lowest Cost of Ownership; Modular Actuators Designed for Space-optimized Solutions; Precision Lead Screw Assemblies – to 10 µin Per Turn; How to Make Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Part of Your Profit Strategy
Volume 13 - Issue 4 - 04/19/2018
New Planetary PMDC Gearmotors; Rack and Pinion Drive Systems; The Amazingly Simple Operation of a Voice Coil Actuator; New Hall Effect Sensor Linear Actuator; Peak Servo Performance in 400 V; Indexing On Demand for Flexible Automation; Composite Bearing Design with Improved Tribology and Machinability
Volume 13 - Issue 3 - 03/15/2018
Revolutionizes Linear Guides; The ACME Lead Screw System; How to Automate the Chip Removal Process with the Right Conveying System; Crossed-roller Bearing Ball-screw Linear Stages Offer Superior Precision and Flexibility; RD77MS Simple Motion Module Provides Excellent Flexibility and Value; Modular Actuators Designed for Space-optimized Solutions; Precision Lead Screw Assemblies – to 10 µin Per Turn
Volume 13 - Issue 2 - 02/15/2018
Programmable Angle Sensors; Rack and Pinion Drive Systems; Composite Bearing Design with Improved Tribology and Machinability; Don't Design Your Equipment Around an Actuator; Need Electronic Hardware Fast?; Table Lift and Lifting Column Sets; Direct Drive Fits More Machines
Volume 13 - Issue 1 - 01/18/2018
Next-gen PC Mount Split Pack Power Transformers; Off-the-Shelf Precision Tapped or Threaded Shafts; Why Use Gap Sensing Air Bearings?; RD77MS Simple Motion Module Provides Excellent Flexibility and Value; Edge Welded Bellows Provide Outstanding Performance and Reliability; ATLANTA High-performance Linear Actuators
Volume 12 - Issue 13 - 12/21/2017
CHARON2 – New Modular Standard Platform; Outsourcing Industrial Embedded System Development Guide; Ethernet Slip Rings; High Sensitivity Coplanarization Using Air Bearings; Hexapods to Improve Google Smartphones; High Force Industrial Actuators Available Now
Volume 12 - Issue 12 - 11/16/2017
Boost Plant Productivity with Smart Motion Technology; Low-profile Module for Mid-power Inverters; Multiple XY Linear Motors Operate in a Single Plane; Optimized Motor Solutions; 23-bit Hollow Shaft Absolute Rotary Encoder; New Servo Gearheads Offer More Options; High Sensitivity Coplanarization Using Air Bearings; Linear and Rotary Motion in One Actuator; Bring the Challenge. We'll Build the Solution.