The Top Three Trends Shaping motion control

Allai, Bill
June 2011
Machine Design;6/23/2011, Vol. 83 Issue 11, p19
Trade Publication
The article discusses three trends in the U.S. motion-control industry and the advantages and disadvantages of each. Topics include the use of motion out-of-the-box devices by machine manufacturers, the use of an engineering module, called SoftMotion, which allows programmers flexibility and scalability when developing automated systems, and advanced control techniques, such as autotuning.


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