Direct Drive Motors, Frameless Resolvers, Ring Encoders

Direct drive motors have been around for many years. With the demand for higher performance, they have seen more widespread...

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VeraPath™ Optical Encoder Technology

MicroE’s PurePrecision technology has enabled designers of precision motion control systems in medical, semiconductor, advanced industrial and scientific applications to...

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How to install a Frameless Motor – Installation & Design Guide

This document details the installation and integration of Celera Motion frameless kit motors into our customers’ applications.

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Veratus Advanced Signal Processing

MicroE’s Micro Motion Absolute technology combines the benefits of our small encoder sizes with the ability to acquire absolute position...

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Mechanical Design Challenges for Collaborative Robots

Robotics and additive manufacturing markets have entered a new phase of growth. This growth is being driven by new levels...

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Correcting Java Security Issues With SmartPrecision II Software

This paper provides instructions to make the correct Java security settings to enable the full use of SmartPrecision II™ software.

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Micro Motion Absolute, Technology Overview & Programming

MicroE’s Micro Motion Absolute technology combines the benefits of our small encoder sizes with the ability to acquire absolute position...

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Servo Loop Bandwidth, Motor Sizing and Power Dissipation

This paper describes how servo loop bandwidth, motor sizing and power dissipation are all related.

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Verapath Accuracy

This document is an overview of the accuracy capabilities of the Veratus™ linear encoder system with Verapath™ optical technology on...

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Air Bearing Benefits 

Learn what the significant advantages are for air bearing spindles over conventional bearing systems, to increase productivity and quality output.

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Sinusoidal Drive Operation with Brushless PM Motors

This technical paper explores the theory behind motor and drive interaction and more specifically provides focus on parameter conversions and...

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Low Inductance Motors – Achieving Optimal Motion System Performance

Advancements in the design of rotary and linear motors continue to reduce motor winding inductance.

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Servo Terminology

This tech notes describes many of the commonly used servo terms, giving the reader some useful insight when designing a...

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Performance Optimization Using Slotless Motors and PWM Drives

Smooth motion, meaning very low position and current loop error while at speed, is critical to system performance in many...

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BiSS and SSI – An Overview

This paper gives an overview of BiSS-C and SSI with a summary of key differences. BiSS and SSI are actually...

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Custom Position Sensors – Shapeability

As OEMs compete for differentiation, there is increasing demand for custom solutions particularly in applications with cost, weight and size...

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Inductive and Capacitive Position Sensors – A Comparison

A key step in selecting a position sensor is understanding the requirements of sensor size, resolution, repeatability, accuracy, mounting constraints...

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Position Sensors for Safety Applications

This paper outlines the design techniques that engineers should adopt with regards to position sensors to ensure safe and reliable...

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Selecting Position Sensors for Harsh Vibration Environments

Machines that are subject to harsh or prolonged vibration present challenges for many components - none more so than position...

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Angle Conversion Tables

We have compiled a series of look-up tables to help engineers convert between the most common angular units. This is...

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