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New eBook from Oriental Motors: Factory Automation Network

Oriental Motors has a new interactive online brochure/ebook, Factory Automation Networks, that highlights the products they manufacture for industrial communication protocols, such as EtherNet/IP and EtherCAT.   Take a look at the new eBook here and see what Oriental Motor offers for smarter, connected factories. Oriental Motors also created a new Industrial Network Products page to …

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Everything you need to know about stepper motors

Stepper motors are popular for their ability to position easily and accurately.  The travel amount and the speed can be easily controlled by a digital pulse signal.  Unlike servo motors, stepper motors do not require encoders or complicated PID loops to operate. Easy to Use: 34% Inexpensive: 17% Simple Operation: 16% No Tuning: 12% Other: 21% Therefore, …

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Oriental Motor Electromagnetic Brake Stepper Motors – PKP Series Video

VIDEO The electromagnetic brake is located in the back and operates separately from the stepper motor. When the power is cut off, the electromagnetic brake holds the load in position. Learn how our power off-activated electromagnetic brake stepper motor works and the applications that can benefit from it. Contact us to learn more. Learn more …

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Electric Motor & Linear Actuator Video

VIDEO When automated equipment is designed, various factors must be taken into consideration including the production line layout, installation environment, ease of maintenance, configuration of electrical wiring and control system, and so on. This means many man-hours are needed to select the motor and other mechanical components and create a parts list, drawings, operating manuals, …

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Oriental Motor’s New Redesigned PKP Series Stepper Motor

Oriental Motor’s newly redesigned PKP Series 2-phase bipolar stepper motors now offer more variety of electrical winding specifications, frame sizes, gear options, encoder options and electromagnetic brake options for the perfect solution in stepper motors. The new PKP Series offers: High resolution type – Improved stop accuracy Geared type – Increased torque, rigidity Encoder type – Position verification …

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Introduction to Motion Control Technology

Many different components are used in a variety of combinations to create a complete motion control or positioning system. IDC offers the broadest range of products spanning the complete spectrum from mechanical actuators to microstepping and brushless servo drives to programmable motion controllers. A successful application depends on choosing the right combination of actuator, motor, …

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