Motion Control http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8237/more en Electric Simulation Table Features 8 Degrees of Freedom http://machinedesign.com/products/electric-simulation-table-features-8-degrees-freedom <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For use in fluid tank tests, Moog has released an 8 DOF (Degrees of Freedom) Electric Simulation table, which features a 2 DOF tilt table for capturing events that require larger angular motions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/products/electric-simulation-table-features-8-degrees-freedom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/products/electric-simulation-table-features-8-degrees-freedom#comments Products Motion Control Fri, 12 Dec 2014 19:48:00 +0000 45201 at http://machinedesign.com Large Radial Piston Pump Designed for Open-Circuit Systems http://machinedesign.com/products/large-radial-piston-pump-designed-open-circuit-systems <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The latest in Moog’s RKP series, the RKP 250 is the company’s largest radial piston pump for industrial applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/products/large-radial-piston-pump-designed-open-circuit-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/products/large-radial-piston-pump-designed-open-circuit-systems#comments Products Motion Control Motors/Drives Fri, 12 Dec 2014 19:37:00 +0000 45191 at http://machinedesign.com Straight-Blade Receptacles for Heavy-Duty Apps http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/straight-blade-receptacles-heavy-duty-apps <div class="node-body article-body">The 30-, 50-, and 60-amp heavy-duty outlets from Bryant can provide long-term power to industrial and commercial equipment such as welders, generators, ovens, copiers, and air conditioners. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/straight-blade-receptacles-heavy-duty-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/straight-blade-receptacles-heavy-duty-apps#comments What's Inside? Motion Control Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:51:00 +0000 44991 at http://machinedesign.com How Belt Drives Impact Overhung Load http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/how-belt-drives-impact-overhung-load <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Gates Corporation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s belt drive systems are capable of transmitting enormous power in a compact space. What impact does this load-carrying capacity have on the shafts and bearings of speed reducers attached</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/how-belt-drives-impact-overhung-load" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/how-belt-drives-impact-overhung-load#comments White Papers Motion Control Wed, 12 Nov 2014 22:00:00 +0000 44631 at http://machinedesign.com Designing Drives for a Competitive Edge http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/designing-drives-competitive-edge <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Gates Corporation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you’re an electromechanical engineer who designs power transmission or motion control systems for industrial equipment, you face a challenge. You must adopt new technologies to remain competitive. Download this</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/designing-drives-competitive-edge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/designing-drives-competitive-edge#comments White Papers Motion Control Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:52:00 +0000 44621 at http://machinedesign.com Energy Savings from Synchronous Belts http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/energy-savings-synchronous-belts <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Gates Corporation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Synchronous belt drives operate so efficiently that they enable up to 5% energy savings, while also reducing maintenance and downtime across applications. Read this Gates paper for a comparison of V-belts and</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/energy-savings-synchronous-belts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/energy-savings-synchronous-belts#comments White Papers Motion Control Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:46:00 +0000 44611 at http://machinedesign.com Tray Former Demonstrates Good Things Come in Small Packages http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/tray-former-demonstrates-good-things-come-small-packages <div class="field-byline"> From Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the introduction of its model TF-100 at Pack Expo 2014, IPak demonstrated that advanced technology and high quality, aesthetically pleasing tray packages can be compressed into limited floor space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/tray-former-demonstrates-good-things-come-small-packages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/tray-former-demonstrates-good-things-come-small-packages#comments Motion Control News Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:44:00 +0000 44571 at http://machinedesign.com Top-Load Case Packer Boosts End-of-Line Productivity http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/top-load-case-packer-boosts-end-line-productivity <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pack Expo 2014 saw the introduction of the Raptor top-load case packer from Edson Packaging Machinery. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/top-load-case-packer-boosts-end-line-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/top-load-case-packer-boosts-end-line-productivity#comments Motion Control News Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:03:00 +0000 44541 at http://machinedesign.com Flexible “High-Performance” Robots Tackle Tough Industrial Tasks http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/flexible-high-performance-robots-tackle-tough-industrial-tasks <div class="field-byline"> From Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Yaskawa Motoman’s HP-series “High-Performance” robots leverage full six-axis flexibility to perform complex handling motions and other operations in a multi-function workcell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/flexible-high-performance-robots-tackle-tough-industrial-tasks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/flexible-high-performance-robots-tackle-tough-industrial-tasks#comments Controllers Packaging Motion Control Wed, 05 Nov 2014 16:31:00 +0000 44501 at http://machinedesign.com KUKA Robotics Chills Out with Cold-Weather Palletizing Robot Series http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/kuka-robotics-chills-out-cold-weather-palletizing-robot-series <div class="field-byline"> From Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Debuting at Pack Expo 2014 (Booth #N-5247), KUKA Robotics has introduced its KR QUANTEC PA arctic Series of palletizing robots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/kuka-robotics-chills-out-cold-weather-palletizing-robot-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/kuka-robotics-chills-out-cold-weather-palletizing-robot-series#comments Motion Control News Wed, 05 Nov 2014 16:24:00 +0000 44491 at http://machinedesign.com