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Technical Articles

ElectroCraft has published these technical articles:

(Linear Actuators)
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Stepper motors are commonly used to translate motion from rotary to linear. Selecting the right combination of electrical and mechanical components is complicated by the various options for precision...
(Linear Actuators)
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Stepper motors are commonly used to translate motion from rotary to linear. Selecting the right combination of electrical and mechanical components is complicated by the various options for precision...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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The trapezoidal or square wave current brushless servo is characterized the same as a brush-type servo drive and is generally well understood. The principles of sizing the sinusoidal brushless servo...
(Motors)
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DC motors are motion components that take electrical power in the form of direct current (or some manipulated form of direct current) and convert it into mechanical rotation. The motors do this...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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ElectroCraft is a market leading manufacturer specializing in fractional horsepower (FHP) motors and drives. With engineering, manufacturing and value-add operations throughout the U.S., Europe and...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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DC motor drives are widely used across multiple sectors, including medical and life sciences, industrial automation, robotics, agriculture, military and defense, energy and transportation. The...
(Motors)
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Stepper motors are used in a wide range of applications, and according to motion solution provider ElectroCraft, most are used to translate rotary motion into linear movement. The use of integrated...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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DC motor drives are widely used across multiple sectors, including medical and life sciences, industrial automation, robotics, agriculture, military and defense, energy and transportation....
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) are key elements in optimizing the efficiency and profitability of an automated warehouse. Minimizing the total cost of ownership...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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The traditional permanent magnet DC servomotor has been the industry workhorse for many decades in high performance servo drive applications. The primary reason< for this is that the DC servomotor is...
(Motors)
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Bipolar drives supply steppermotor windings with current waveforms that look like square waves when fully stepping or sine waves when micro-stepping at a high resolution. The waveforms shown in the...
(Machine and Motion Controllers)
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Integrated Wheel Drives Lower Cost of Mobile Robot Ownership August 25, 2020 - Steven Keeping ElectroCraft's MobilePower™ MPW series integrated wheel drives benefit from the company's decades of...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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ElectroCraft's MobilePower MPW series integrated wheel drives benefit from the company's decades of mobile power design expertise. The product offers OEMs a compact, high-torque density electric wheel...
(Motors)
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Several factors should be considered before selecting the appropriate motor for an application. In addition to speed, torque and duty cycle requirements are other critical aspects-including the...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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Integrating servo drives into motion systems forces engineers to make decisions that will ultimately affect the entire machine build. Specification choices include picking between analog and digital...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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The following article discusses how technology transforms mobility markets. This article is updated as innovation with the ElectroCraft mobile power wheel drive continues the advancement of electric...
(Motors)
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The evolution of brushless DC (BLDC) motors has opened the doors to lightweight, battery-efficient motors for mobile power platforms, as well as new, high-tech applications such as surgical assist and...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
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Small frame, fractional horsepower motors are used in several applications that require precise speed, torque and positioning, such as medical and lab equipment, mobile robotics, semiconductor...