Motors/Drives http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8238/more en 7 Factors to Consider When Choosing the Right Gear Technology http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/7-factors-consider-when-choosing-right-gear-technology <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Harmonic Drive </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Choosing a drive involves several design factors that depend greatly on the task at hand. 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BRUSHLESS MOTORS - A Comparison of Motor Technologies and Selection Considerations http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/dc-brush-commutated-vs-brushless-motors-comparison-motor-technologies-and-selection-con <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Ametek </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brush and brushless motor technologies are both applicable in today’s motion control market. 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