Learning Resources http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8198/more en Basics of Industrial Connectivity http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/basics-industrial-connectivity <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Altech Corp. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Industrial connectivity includes any component that is in the path of delivering power or control signals to do useful</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/basics-industrial-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/basics-industrial-connectivity#comments Basics of Design Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:43:00 +0000 37171 at http://machinedesign.com Plastic Bearings Have Staying Power http://machinedesign.com/white-papers/plastic-bearings-have-staying-power <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by igus </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Plastic bearings are strong enough to outperform and outlast metal in countless applications. 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How does a matrix drive system achieve...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/faqs-yaskawa-matrix-drives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/faqs-yaskawa-matrix-drives#comments Design FAQs Mechanical Drives Motors/Drives Tue, 18 Aug 2015 18:14:00 +0000 51051 at http://machinedesign.com Helical Planetary Gearboxes: Understanding The Tradeoffs http://machinedesign.com/mechanical-drives/helical-planetary-gearboxes-understanding-tradeoffs <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Neugart USA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The choice between helical and spur gears in planetary gearboxes may seem straightforward. 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