Architectures for economical motion

July 2008
Machine Design;7/24/2008, Vol. 80 Issue 14, p58
Trade Publication
The article reports on the various approaches that will help reduce the high costs associated with the manufacture of motion control devices. It states that the appropriate selection of control systems and motors play essential role in minimizing build cost as well as enhances the performance of the technology. Among the factors that need to be considered include the installation of breakout boxes, the use of software, and the application of motor-amplifier indirect currents (ICs).


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