4 Popular Servo Motor Applications

Servo motors are relied on far and wide for controlled linear or angular motion. They are deployed in systems we interact with every day as well as more specialized mechanical systems. Typically working with a positional feedback device, such as an encoder or resolver, servo motors also require a control to communicate back and forth […]

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6 Latest Trends in Direct Drive Motor Technology

By Brian Zlotorzycki, Business Development Specialist, ETEL Motors Despite the maturity of the machine tool industry, allowing for many advancements in engineering design over the span of decades, a machine is still limited by what the builder is able to implement. One of the most important choices builders make in the development stages of a […]

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ETEL Adds EtherCat to AccurET Controls

Schaumburg, IL (August 2019) – Available in North America from HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION is a new version of the ETEL-brand AccurET controls with EtherCAT compatibility. As EtherCAT communication moves from “mid-end” automation to more high-end machine control applications, demand for this has been increasing. With that in mind, ETEL now allows its product users to take […]

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ETEL TMB+ Torque Motor with Integrated Cooling System

Building a torque motor into a machine is now easier than ever using ETEL’s popular TMB+ torque motor with pre-integrated closed cooling jacket.

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The 6 latest trends in direct drive motor technology

Despite the maturity of the machine tool industry, allowing for many advancements in engineering design over the span of decades, a machine is still limited by what the builder is able to implement.  One of the most important choices builders make in the development stages of a machining platform is which type of motor to use.

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New Office Provides Specialized Motion Systems with ETEL

SCHAUMBURG, IL (December 2018) — As the Silicon Valley in California and the West Coast continue to be the hub of the semiconductor manufacturing in the U.S., HEIDENHAIN has expanded its motion systems support by establishing an ETEL facility in Fremont, CA. This new 2018 office will provide product, service and support of its ETEL […]

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LTN Products Ideal for Camera/Surveillance Systems

Meeting the needs of the latest camera technology, LTN Servotechnik GmbH offers state-of-the-art slip rings and resolvers for use in video surveillance systems by supporting the transfer of images and videos with ever higher resolutions over 360° of coverage.

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A Manufacturing Success Story

Marten Machining, a 30-year-old large job shop in Wisconsin, continues to invest in equipment and area youth and attributes its use of five-axis machining as a significant part of its success.

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Solar Impulse II featured on PBS’ NOVA

Solar Impulse II—the first plane to fly completely around the globe, over the course of 500 hours, fueled only by solar energy—was featured on NOVA on PBS.

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