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Frequency Response

FAQ: What is the closed-loop frequency response of a servo motor?

For a system driven by sinusoidal inputs, such as a servo motor, frequency response is a measure of the amplitude and phase of the output signal relative to…

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May
26

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Allied Motion releases new responsive industrial-products website

 Allied Motion today announced the launch of its new responsive industrial-products website with enhancements that elevate the user experience and provide additional resources about the company’s motion control products…

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May
24

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Power Electric launches gears offering

Power Electric launches gear offerings

Power Electric now offers gearing products to its gear product offerings. Custom gears are manufactured to application requirements at competitive prices. Gear types include spiral bevel gears, spur gears,…

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May
24

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Turck FLC field logic controllers powered by ARGEE

Turck’s ARGEE technology turns I/O devices into field logic controllers (FLCs) for flexible, cost-effective control

Engineers, OEMs, and integrators have struggled for years to balance the cost of PLCs with their I/O needs, and Turck’s new ARGEE technology solves this challenge. ARGEE empowers…

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May
21

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field oriented control

FAQ: What’s the difference between field oriented control and sinusoidal commutation?

Brushless AC (BLAC) motors are driven with sinusoidal AC currents, and due to skewed magnets and sinusoidally distributed windings in their stators, they also produce sinusoidal back EMF….

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Basics + FAQs

Frequency Response

FAQ: What is the closed-loop frequency response of a servo motor?

Saturday, May 28, 2016

For a system driven by sinusoidal inputs, such as a servo motor, frequency response is a measure of the amplitude and phase of the output signal relative to…

field oriented control

FAQ: What’s the difference between field oriented control and sinusoidal commutation?

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Brushless AC (BLAC) motors are driven with sinusoidal AC currents, and due to skewed magnets and sinusoidally distributed windings in their stators, they also produce sinusoidal back EMF….

Mearthane Products MPC thermoset polyurethanes

FAQ: What is COF or coefficient of friction? What is conductivity and electrostatic dissipation?

Thursday, May 19, 2016

In this technical short, engineers from Mearthane Products Corporation (MPC) — a manufacturer of parts of thermoset polyurethanes — answer the common question: What do the technical terms conductivity, electrostatic dissipation and coefficient…

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FAQ: What is the Department of Energy’s new Small Motor Rule?

Friday, May 13, 2016

Large motors have been subject to energy efficiency regulations for quite some time. The U.S. began regulating energy efficiency of integral horsepower motors back in 1992 with the…