Kollmorgen exhibits leading hygienic design solutions at PACK EXPO 2015

Kollmorgen will exhibit its industry-leading motion solutions at PACK EXPO, September 28 to 30, 2015, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. PACK EXPO attendees are invited to register online using Kollmorgen’s complimentary pass code: 79K95. In addition to product demos of the company’s innovative servo motors and stepper motors, Kollmorgen will highlight new enhancements to

GlobTek presents its latest level VI AC/DC adapter and connverter

T-43086-WWVV-X.X-Q Model is an addition to GlobTek’s Level VI compliant GT-43086 family and represents GlobTek’s 6 Watt wall plug-in series of AC/DC adapters (power supplies and chargers) with International Interchangeable blades. GlobTek’s changeable input blade system with individual field replaceable input plugs, including: North America and Japan NEMA 1-15P, Australian, UK BS 1363, European CEE

Elmo Motion Control’s NANO servo drive packs a powerful punch

Elmo Motion Control will demonstrate its new NANO servo drive in action at the Automation and Electronics trade fair in Zurich, Switzerland, from June, 24 to 25, 2015. The Automation and Electronics trade fair is Switzerland’s trade fair for industry and science advancements. The Gold Twitter NANO servo drive is the smallest and the latest addition to the Gold line. Weighing just

High-Performance Brushless Servo Systems Tech Tip

Topics covered in this Tech Tip: Comparison of DC servomotors and brushless servomotors Sinusoidal and trapezoidal brushless servos Sinusoidal EMF and sinusoidal current Sinusoidal control for brushless and induction motors Closed-loop control for high performance Sponsored by: Download Design World’s Tech Tips E-Book Please complete the form below to unlock Design World’s Tech Tips E-Book.

Servo Drives Deliver Precise Tension Control for Microbore Tubing

Microbore tubing is an essential tool in modern medicine. Tiny in diameter, it’s also flexible and durable – qualities that make it indispensable for treating, repairing and even replacing parts of the human body. Manufacturers produce microbore tubing in a range of sizes for different medical purposes. Whatever the size, microbore tubing requires a rigorously

ORMEC Premieres Library of Motion Control Videos

ORMEC premieres a comprehensive library of motion control videos at www.ormec.com/videos.aspx . The videos feature the XD-Indexer, a single axis integrated controller and servo drive and its easy-to-use table based software, MotionSetTM. Follow the step-by-step instructions and learn how to use MotionSet software to reduce project set-up and commissioning time. Pre-defined ‘load and go’ application

Improve Packaging Machines with Predictive-Maintenance “Sensing”

By Dan Throne, Industry Sector Manager, Bosch Rexroth Corp., Hoffman Estates, Ill. The concept of human protective reflexes applied to a packaging machine’s drive in the form of diagnostics and predictive maintenance helps detect and avert costly mechanical breakdowns. Predictive maintenance capabilities are built directly into the electronics of these intellegent servo drives. In recent

Sterilizable Drives from maxon motor

maxon motor launches two sterilizable drives for use with or without planetary gearheads in high speed medical applications of up to 90,000 rpm. The drives are characterized by their high nominal speed, extremely low-noise and low-vibration operation, marginal thermal emission and small size. The drives are identical and possess equal performance data and characteristics. The

Servos Control Multiple Axes for "Surgical" Precision

Cim-Tech Corp. was commissioned to build a machine that automatically assembles four components of a surgical instrument. The axes of the XYZTheta had to orient one assembly consisting of a cylindrical surgical knife pressed into the end of a staple pusher, and place it inside another assembly consisting of a rod insert in an exterior

Selection Tips for Motors for Microscope Stages

Microscopes have been around since the 17th century. Since then, developments have increased the viewable area, the speed at which objects are located, and throughput. The microscope stage has been a major player in making these developments possible. Motorized versions have eliminated lateral stage drift, and enabled the gathering of sequential images of two or

Fourth Straight Year of Growth for Bosch Rexroth

Lohr, Germany — Bosch Rexroth AG, parent company of Bosch Rexroth Corporation (Hoffman Estates, IL www.boschrexroth-us.com), increased sales in 2006 by 7.1 percent to approximately $6.2 billion (4.9 billion Euros). The company achieved this growth in all technology fields and in all regions. Under the brand name of Rexroth, the company offers all drive and

Elmo Motion Control Releases Didge Digital Servo Drive

Westford, MA — Elmo Motion Control, Inc. announced the introduction of the Didge as the latest addition to its SimplIQ digital servo drive product family. Available in 3 models, the Didge provides up to 6 Amps of continuous output power and 12 Amps of peak power in a metal, non-ventilated industrial assembly. Elmo's Didge operates

Yaskawa Sigma II Expansion Amplifier

Waukegan, Ill. — Yaskawa Electric America, Inc is pleased to announce the expansion of the Sigma II Series servo system with the Sigma FSP amplifier. FSP stands for Flexible ServoPack and is built on the proven Sigma II SGDH amplifier power platform. This new amplifier provides built-in position control for simple indexing applications, electronic gearing,

AMC Launches New Drive Platform

Camarillo, CA — ADVANCED Motion Controls is proud to announce a new motion control servo drive platform, DigiFlex® Performance™. All servo drives in this series are configurable and can drive permanent magnet brushed or brushless motors, voice coil actuators and closed-loop AC induction motors. With a varied selection of feedback choices and input command sources,

ARC Announces Servo Drive Market Growth

Dedham, Massachusetts; February 27, 2007:  The worldwide market for servo drives is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.6% over the next five years.  The market was $3,070 million in 2005 and is forecasted to be over $3,839 million in 2010, according to a new ARC Advisory Group study.