Technical Articles

Lapp Tannehill has published these technical articles:

(Connectors)
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Connectors Lower Wiring Costs-the assumption that hardwiring will minimize wire installation costs turns out to be wrong.... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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Power and signal disruptions have many mechanical and electrical causes, everything from forklift accidents to over-current conditions.... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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To help you choose the Lapp cable that best suits your requirements, we suggest you review the criteria and definitions on the following pages and familiarize yourself with the different levels.... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Amperage Conversions... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Based on the requirements, the best insulating material for the application will be selected. The selection may involve examination of many different performance properties. The properties are... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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The flex type and application of the cable will determine how the cable is manufactured. When the cable is designed with a special flexing application, the cable has to be manufactured on a unique... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Cabling Techniques... (View Full Article)
(Robotics)
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Robots today can be seen working alongside their human counterparts in almost all branches of industry, often taking on the work that is too difficult, too dangerous or that poses a health risk to... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Choosing the best cable for an industrial application is one of the most critical design decisions of any complex automated system.... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Glossary... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Popular Wire Designations... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Properties of Insulation Materials... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Types of Tinning... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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There are dozens of connector varieties and thousands of individual connectors, and even experienced engineers can find it difficult to select the right connector. Connector confusion can be minimized... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Automation is continuing to increase on the factory floor, creating a growing need for more data exchange over sophisticated, high-performance networks.... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Oil can cause polymers, such as those used for cable insulation and jacketing, to degrade and crack. Selecting an oil-resistant cable is the best way to avoid this failure mode.... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Automation and networking technology continue to play a vital role in the manufacturing industry, especially mechanical and plant engineering. Along with enabling greater energy efficiency, flexible... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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This collection of design tips will extend the life of cable carriers and the components they protect... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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A cable chain is a mechanical system designed to protect, carry and guide cables (power, control, data or fiber optics) and hoses (hydraulic or pneumatic) in dynamic motion applications - to transfer... (View Full Article)
(Motors)
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In automated production machines, faster acceleration and deceleration of motion axes can lead to productivity gains. It's no wonder that machine builders have started to adopt new low-inertia servo... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Smaller cables are being sought after as medical devices become smaller and more portable... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Most portable medical devices on the market today center on patient monitoring or diagnosing using self-application sensors (pulse, blood sugar, temperature, etc.) along with mobile devices to send... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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Cables and plug connections have to withstand a great deal, but this is especially true for the food and beverage industry, where the right choice of material is crucial.... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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The demands of the industrial environment are ongoing, with ever-changing trends.... (View Full Article)
(Robotics)
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In this paper, we'll show you new trends in advanced robotics, as well as some tips for properly specifying and installing cables into your robot.... (View Full Article)
(Data Input Devices)
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The Future of Industrial Ethernet... (View Full Article)