Industrial Robotics Tech Papers Resource
by Mark Teed, Controls Program Manager at Applied Manufacturing Technologies
Have you ever wondered what it takes to safely start up automated machinery? AMT’s highly-trained automation engineers have developed a proprietary Electrical Startup Checklist for the on-site startup of manufacturing equipment to mitigate risk and quickly achieve operational goals.
With the dawn of the fourth industrial revolution upon us, we’re seeing a resurgence of interest in technologies that have been around for some years but are getting another look by many manufacturers in the age of Industry 4.
by Terri Hawker, Vice President Product Management
The KINGSTAR Soft Motion platform supports multiple industry-leading EtherCAT Masters to guarantee that devices from different manufacturers can work together seamlessly.
Parameters that define a motor type are the mechanical output power, the shaft bearing system, the commutation system used, and the possible combinations with gearheads and sensors.