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With the 2015 acquisition of Vacon, Danfoss Drives became a formidable global drives supplier with personnel is more than 50 countries.
Invite the drives to join the motor team. The best motor and drive for the application should go together like two peas in a pod.
The design of compact AC drives has mirrored that of consumer electronics in packing more performance-enhancing features into smaller, user-focused designs.
Many drive choices are available from a variety of vendors, so some of the basics and best practices are important to follow.
A look at the history of Perfect Harmony drives offers a view of how product development can take place now and in the future.
What Happened to Pricing for VFDs and What's the ROI Particularly for Regenerative Drive Units?
Motors and Electronic Drives Evolve to Improve End Users' Machines and Applications
Electric Drives Can Work Against Each Other. In Many Web-Processing Machines, Drives Work Toward Opposite Ends
Servo Motors and Drives Provide Advantages in Appropriate Applications
Built-In Efficiency and Intelligence: Drives and Motors' New Generation Boasts Features That Make Them More Attractive Than Their Ancestors
Packaging on the Fast Trak: Jacobs Automation Brings Linear Servo Drive Technology to the Packaging Industry to Reduce Changeover Downtime
Industrial Factory Automation: ARC Advisory Group (www.arcweb.com) says small drives are getting so much capability that they will be able to replace smaller control systems used in industrial OEM machines. Applications for servo drives include CNC, robotics, and general motion control, says ARC.
It seems that AC drives and motors are becoming serious alternatives to DC and even hydraulic-powered control solutions. Contributing Editor Wayne Labs investigates the implications for today's machine builder.
Designed for HVAC pump and fan applications, the Altivar 21 drive should allow OEMs and control panel builders to focus on the essentials of the task at hand.
Cooperation by a builders electrical and mechanical engineers led to the creation of a more integrated straight-track conveyor, which uses one onboard drive motor to do the work of four.
The latest in motors, drives and motion: Precision-motion machinery, VFD installation and more. 2017 State of Technology Report also highlights why you should invite the drives to join the motor team and trends in hydraulic power systems.
Industrial Factory Automation: Machine builders seeking new and advanced motor drives and motion control systems that conform to some — any! — sort of standard may be frustrated by the lack of new products available.
This article shows why open-loop, algorithmic motor control is an accurate, less-costly alternative to sensor-based drive solutions. In combination, the two offer unique redundancy value. Read why.
Designing in-line on-the-fly changeover capabilities based on new servo motors and drives for a line of punching, sawing and notching machines gives this OEM's customer the wish list it wanted.
The Fruits of Motor Control: A Well-Matched Motor and Drive Combination Means Better Machine Performance and Easier Tech Support for Winemaking Machine Builder
AutomationDirect introduces its SureServo family of digital AC brushless servo systems. The line includes eight standard servo motors, in both brake and non-brake models, that can be operated in combination with one of three standard servo drives.
The need for more flexibility is driving pharmaceutical manufacturers to servo-centric packaging machines, but concerns remain about validation and the blue screen of death with PC-based controls.
ABB has opened a new customer drives test laboratory at its factory in Helsinki, Finland.
Emerson drive and motor solutions have been highlighted in a test report on electric motors by Energimyndigheten (Swedish Energy Agency).
In this State of Technology Report, we examine the current state of motors, drives and motion control.