Encoder Selection: Find a Solution that Moves You

SCHAUMBURG, IL (July 2019) – As part of its ongoing “Customer First” initiative, HEIDENHAIN introduces the new multi-level online Encoder Selection Tool for automation. This new Encoder Selection Tool considers various industries and applications, and then suggests the brands with suitable options. HEIDENHAIN owns and markets position measurement components in North America from nine international […]

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Different Types of Encoders and Their Applications

Encoders play an integral role in almost every mechanical system that involves motion monitoring or control. There are a variety of types that work with different kinds of motion with different options for how they detect and communicate. Let’s explore some of the foundational elements and variables in the world of encoders: What Does an […]

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ADS Uptime for Wireless Encoder Service Check-Up

Leine Linde’s next generation of condition monitoring systems for encoders—ADS Uptime—features a wireless service check-up through Bluetooth, and more.

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See Motion Control Components at Automate 2019

From April 8-11, visit HEIDENHAIN’s Automate 2019 booth (#8346) at Chicago’s McCormick Place, showcasing multiple motion control component brands.

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New Leine & Linde Linear Encoder for Toughest Environments

Leine & Linde, supplier of velocity feedback solutions and position feedback in heavy-duty industrial processes, releases a new robust linear absolute encoder series called the RLA 4000 to meet the needs of many tough environments.

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LTN’s Next Generation of Wind Turbine Slip Rings

SCHAUMBURG, IL (November 2018) – Within the wind turbine industry, double-fed asynchronous generators are dominate. In order to address the electromechanical connection needs of these turbines, LTN is proud to offer the SC168 slip ring, a robust slip ring with a universal-hole pattern for different generator types. The LTN SC168 is a low-maintenance slip ring […]

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Positioning Accuracy on the Gripper of a Robot Arm

The insertion of cylindrical tools into tool holders with a robot arm was a real challenge —and therefore a task made to measure.

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Heavy-Duty Motion Control Motor Needs in North America

Leine & Linde introduces a new bearingless encoder —the MRI 2850—for high horsepower electric motor applications using vector control.

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Proud to Support University of Michigan’s Hyperloop Team

HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION proudly sponsors the University of Michigan’s Hyperloop team, and donated motion control feedback for its high-speed pod.

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