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06 December 2017

New LeanMotor from STOBER is smaller and lighter replacement for AC motors and more cost efficient than servo motors.

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23 November 2017

Especially when fruit, vegetables, meats or dairy products are processed, hygienic conditions are important - especially with regard to conveyor technology. Special cleaning procedures such as the clean-in-place process are carried out without disassembling the components and keeping the conveyor belt running. 

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23 November 2017

Modular in design and encompassing both synchronous and asynchronous technologies, Interroll has introduced a new motor platform. Initially available in 80mm-diameter drums, there are plans to expand to the entire range.

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15 November 2017

Leading supplier of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions, Sensata Technologies, has launched the new Limited Angle Torque (LAT) Motor for motorised valve control.

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13 November 2017

You don’t want large motors to take up precious floor space – you need it for more productive purposes. ABB’s water-cooled M3LP 500 motor addresses the issue in a surprisingly elegant way.

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17 November 2017

Innovative TorqSense wireless sensors from Sensor Technology play an important role in new product development for Hydraulic Projects Limited (Hy-Pro), a leading UK developer and supplier of hydraulic drive units for marine steering and autopilot systems.

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15 November 2017

NORD Drivesystems is equipped to fast-track in-house electronic drive developments to series-production readiness. During prototype development, the drive manufacturer conducts comprehensive tests with frequency inverters and motor starters in an EMC cabin at the company's HQ in Germany.

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15 November 2017

Drive energy assessment leads to 60 percent fall in energy costs and 30 percent higher output for plastic container manufacturer.

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06 November 2017

Central to NORD Drivesystems' stand at SPS IPC Drives, the new NORDAC LINK series of field distribution systems, designed for networked intralogistics facilities with many drive axes, is reported to provide an especially good user experience.

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15 November 2017

For high end positioning applications where space is critical the iPOS2401 servo drive from Technosoft with EtherCAT interface measures just 19 x 50 x 10mm and weighs 12g. It can be used in applications with any motor technology (brushless, stepper, DC/voice coil or linear) that require no more than 1A continuous at 24V.

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23 October 2017

A new range of drives suitable for outdoor use are to be previewed at sps ipc drives by UK-based variable frequency drives manufacturer, Invertek Drives.

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16 October 2017

Leader in integrated servo and stepper motors, JVL, has announced a completely new generation of the NEMA23 integrated stepper motors. The new motor family, ServoStep, uses the latest technology and advancement of the previous designs, incorporating customer feedback.

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11 October 2017

The new version Fluke 438-II Power Quality and Motor Analyser also supports measurements for inverter driven motors. It simplifies the process of motor performance diagnosis by providing analysis data for both the electrical and mechanical characteristics of the motor while it is in operation.

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25 September 2017

Anglian Water is saving £2,000 a year on a borehole pump’s electricity costs following the installation of an ABB variable speed drive (VSD) on a submersible pump motor. The £7,000 project investment is expected to pay for itself within three and a half years.

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03 October 2017

Allied Motion Technologies has added smaller frame sizes to its line of Megaflux Frameless Direct Drive Torque Motors. Motors are now available in sizes ranging from 60 to 792 mm in outside diameter, with multiple stack lengths for each diameter.

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21 September 2017

NORD Drivesystems will participate in two events in Shanghai in November – CeMAT Asia and CIIF IAS – presenting new developments, including Nordac Link field distribution systems, which have been designed for easy installation, commissioning, operation, and servicing in conveyor applications.

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13 October 2017

TE Connectivity (TE) offers a comprehensive portfolio of hollow-shaft resolvers for 'smart' servo motors, which can be found in many modern, high-precision control systems such as servo motor feedback systems and positioning.

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07 September 2017

Leroy-Somer has announced the launch of Commander ID300, a new integrated drive solution optimised for the control of IMfinity induction motors from 0.25 to 7.5 kW.

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29 August 2017

According to LS Industrial Systems, the new M100 micro-drive has such an efficient solid state switching system that switching losses are kept to a minimum and overall efficiency is up around the 98% mark, depending on external factors such as load and the chosen PWM switching frequency.

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16 August 2017

NORD Drivesystems has expanded its range of high-efficiency smooth-surface motors; the new permanent-magnet synchronous motors without cooling fins achieve level IE4. This can greatly benefit the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries, and other hygienically demanding applications.

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FEATURES

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20 November 2017

Energy consumption is a major factor for most industries. From reducing the financial burden to minimising their environmental impact, companies are constantly seeking ways to increase efficiencies within their processing and manufacturing operations. This article from Invertek Drives looks at the role variable frequency drives can play in achieving this

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30 August 2017

The new SSW900 soft starter series from WEG provides gentle starting and stopping of three-phase induction motors along with comprehensive motor protection

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08 May 2017

While variable speed drives provide an important energy saving technology, Mitsubishi Electric’s Matt Handley questions how many of the installed base of drives are actually set up to run at their maximum efficiency

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20 February 2017

When Pro-Roll's 2-high rolling mill became increasingly unreliable, the specialist metal finisher turned to Softstart for a high duty digital soft starter, replacing an Edison liquid resistance starter that was installed when the mill was electrified in 1957

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09 January 2017

Modern electric motors may be more efficient and reliable than their ancestors, but they can still fail sometimes. Martin McGuffie, service manager of Euroserv, explains the three common causes of electric motor failure and how maintenance staff can reduce the impact equipment failure can have on business

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22 October 2016

In more demanding operating environments, it can be difficult for complex electronic assemblies to continue functioning correctly. Exposure to the elements such as moisture, salts, and corrosive chemicals such as oils or fuels take their toll, reports Andy Pye

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23 August 2016

Variable speed drives (VSDs) and soft starters can both be used to protect expensive equipment and extend the life of the motor and coupling devices. Andy Pye reviews information supplied by Fábio Gonçalez, European Automation manager at WEG and James Archer of Aucom

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24 June 2016

Europe’s first Dodge controlled start transmission (CST) drive system, is helping prevent repeated breakdowns of a 700m conveyor at a Norwegian mine, saving up to NOK 1 million ($120,000) in lost production each time.

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24 June 2016

The next phase of the Energy-related Products Directive (commonly referred to as ErP), which comes into force in January next year, is set to play a pivotal role in ensuring energy efficiency across the industrial and process sectors, as Mark McCall, product marketing manager at Newey & Eyre, explains

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22 April 2016

After bearing problems, electrical faults are the most common cause of motor failure. Yet many organisations ignore electrical testing when they select condition monitoring strategies for the motors that run their plants. Michael Herring, Channel and Platform development manager, Electric Motor Condition Monitoring at SKF explains why they shouldn’t

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04 March 2016

There are many misconceptions about motor starting. It is often believed that the start current of a motor under full voltage conditions depends on the driven load, but this is totally incorrect

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16 February 2016

Sixty years ago, when Raaco started manufacturing plastic drawers and mobile storage solutions in Nykøbing Falster, Denmark, pneumatic actuators were the technology of choice for injection moulding and semi-automatic welding line automation.

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11 January 2016

Permanent magnet brakes offer a safe, lower cost option for servo motors

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01 January 2016

As any regular reader of CDA will know, when it comes to drive technology energy efficiency is one of the biggest issues to be addressed.

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15 December 2015

Development work by leading manufacturers is centring on the customisation of both the mechanical and electronic elements of electric motors, as well as the advancement of high efficiency motors. Furthermore, the introduction of special inverters, frequency converters and other electronics that fit directly into the electric motor is ongoing, resulting in intelligent motor technologies

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15 December 2015

For many years stepper motor drive systems were bedevilled by high levels of noise and vibration. David Melder of Astrosyn International Technology describes advances in stepper motor and drive electronics designs that promise to eliminate these unwanted side-effects

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22 October 2015

Mitsubishi Electric's latest pump and fan inverter, the FR-F800, offers new performance levels in terms of energy saving, optimised speed control, simple start-up, connectivity and the versatility of its features

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20 October 2015

The ErP Directive - the second stage of the EU motor efficiency regulations - took effect at the start of this year. Until now, industry has mainly focused on electric motors, but that no longer enough, says Eaton UK's Stuart Greenwood,

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14 October 2015

Production managers in the food and beverage industry face a number of headaches, yet with the right approach, electric motors can be part of the solution rather than part of the problem, as Dave Hawley, ABB, explains

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21 August 2015

As in any professional sport gaining a competitive edge by taking advantage of the latest technology can make a significant difference and racing yachts are no exception.

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COMPANIES

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02 March 2016

Fully integrated or stand-alone

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24 June 2016

Grip knobs, control knobs and handles represent the "SOFT" LINE.

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15 February 2013

More than 50 brushless dc motors, gearheads and controllers from maxon motor are responsible for the humanoid's precision movements.

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18 March 2013

Closed-loop drive controller for synchronous and asynchronous motors up to 900 kW with modular pluggable sensor systems.

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23 July 2013

Fulling presents the new range of 3 phase stepper motors.

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26 October 2017

Whether it's pressure measurement, temperature measurement, level control or flow metering – SICK offers a wide range of solutions for measuring liquids, gases and bulk solids.

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28 July 2015

If you are lost for a solution and can’t find what you are looking for don't worry, TFC will have the solution for you, offering a diverse range of fasteners and fully bespoke products to suit our customers individual needs;

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13 March 2015

STOBER is surprising the industry with its presentation of the new EZS and EZM servo ball screw motors. Their ultra compact construction is based on the technology of the EZ and EZF servo motors introduced last year.

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13 March 2015

With the newly designed SMS KL helical bevel gear unit in sizes 1 and 2, STOBER now has compact right-angle drives which meet the requirements of the packaging machine manufacturing industry for modern, space-saving actuator engineering.

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08 February 2013

Premium Efficiency

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05 August 2014

S&P plate mounted fans. We have a huge range of S&P plate mounted and short cased axial fans on the shelf.

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15 February 2013

The new maxon DCX program offers high power and can be configured and ordered completely online.

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13 May 2016

Schneeberger’s MINISCALE miniature linear motions guideways with position feedback now available from LG Motion Ltd

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15 February 2013

Fast and easy with just a few parameters.

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28 September 2015

An essential part of day-to-day maintenance programmes, oil and lubricants are a vital commodity in ensuring mechanical parts run smoothly and reliably.

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