Motion Control http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8237/more en Learning Gear Essentials from Dudley's Handbook http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/learning-gear-essentials-dudleys-handbook <div class="field-deck"> Author and professor Steve Radzevich discusses the third revision to Dudley’s Handbook of Practical Gear Design and Manufacture, and the essentials gear designers should know. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Author and professor Steve Radzevich discusses the third revision to Dudley’s Handbook of Practical Gear Design and Manufacture, and the essentials gear designers should know.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/learning-gear-essentials-dudleys-handbook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/learning-gear-essentials-dudleys-handbook#comments Engineering Essentials Motion Control Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:27:00 +0000 68021 at http://machinedesign.com Encoder Basics for Motion Control Engineers http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/encoder-basics-motion-control-engineers <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by US Digital </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Encoders are critical elements in a motion system because they provide position and/or...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/encoder-basics-motion-control-engineers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/encoder-basics-motion-control-engineers#comments White Papers Motion Control Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:33:00 +0000 67801 at http://machinedesign.com Noise and Signal Distortion Considerations http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/noise-and-signal-distortion-considerations <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Encoder </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to minimize noise and signal distortions to ensure you’re getting a clean signal from your encoder.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/noise-and-signal-distortion-considerations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/noise-and-signal-distortion-considerations#comments White Papers Motion Control Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:48:00 +0000 67851 at http://machinedesign.com Applying Encoders http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/applying-encoders <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Encoder </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to address interface issues, installation, and signal optimization for your encoder. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/applying-encoders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/applying-encoders#comments White Papers Motion Control Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:44:00 +0000 67841 at http://machinedesign.com Selecting Digital Encoder Output Types http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/selecting-digital-encoder-output-types <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Encoder </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn what factors help you determine the correct output type for the encoder in your application. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/selecting-digital-encoder-output-types" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/selecting-digital-encoder-output-types#comments White Papers Motion Control Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:37:00 +0000 67831 at http://machinedesign.com Raspberry Pi Interface with Galil Controllers http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/raspberry-pi-interface-galil-controllers <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Galil </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This Application Note and video gives a simple example of how Galil controllers can interface with a Raspberry Pi touchscreen display. It shows how</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/raspberry-pi-interface-galil-controllers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/raspberry-pi-interface-galil-controllers#comments Controllers White Papers Motion Control Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:54:00 +0000 67731 at http://machinedesign.com Inductive Measuring Along a Profiled Rail System http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/inductive-measuring-along-profiled-rail-system <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Bosch Rexroth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are traditional methods of measuring workpieces or tools along a profiled rail system? What new methods can be used to avoid</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/inductive-measuring-along-profiled-rail-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/inductive-measuring-along-profiled-rail-system#comments Design FAQs Linear Motion Motion Control Tue, 15 Nov 2016 17:19:00 +0000 67641 at http://machinedesign.com Linear Guide System: Track Design and Alignment http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/linear-guide-system-track-design-and-alignment <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Bishop Wisecarver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Discover some of the designs and techniques that ensure...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/linear-guide-system-track-design-and-alignment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/linear-guide-system-track-design-and-alignment#comments White Papers Motion Control Mon, 14 Nov 2016 21:22:00 +0000 57701 at http://machinedesign.com The Importance of Rolling Element Lubrication http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/importance-rolling-element-lubrication <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Bishop Wisecarver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It may seem at first glance that the rolling element guide systems do not need</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/importance-rolling-element-lubrication" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/importance-rolling-element-lubrication#comments White Papers Motion Control Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:45:00 +0000 67571 at http://machinedesign.com A User’s Guide to Proper Carriage Assembly http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/user-s-guide-proper-carriage-assembly <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Bishop Wisecarver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Carriage assemblies that are properly adjusted to the linear track or curved rail will last longer and operate</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/user-s-guide-proper-carriage-assembly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/user-s-guide-proper-carriage-assembly#comments White Papers Motion Control Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:22:00 +0000 67561 at http://machinedesign.com