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Automate 2017 – North America’s Broadest Automation Event

NORTH AMERICA’S BROADEST AUTOMATION EVENT HAS THE RIGHT SOLUTIONS FOR YOU! Automation is helping companies in every industry become stronger global competitors. To succeed, you need the right solution providers, the right technology, and the right expertise. Automate 2017 will provide it all and more! Automate showcases the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions. … Continue reading Automate 2017 – North America’s Broadest Automation Event

Single-Sheet Hand-Fed Laminator, Parker IPA Servo Drive/Controller Interface, ASCII over Ethernet TCP/IP Communications

An OEM customer was looking for a cost-effective solution to control a Single-Sheet Hand-Fed Laminator. The project included some general digital & analog I/O Machine Control (solenoid valves for engaging rollers, analog and digital VFD control to move the paper through the laminator, and etc…), but not too much; all a good fit for the … Continue reading Single-Sheet Hand-Fed Laminator, Parker IPA Servo Drive/Controller Interface, ASCII over Ethernet TCP/IP Communications

3 Great Benefits of Using Decentralized Servo Drives

Originally posted by Parker Electromechanical Team on November 3, 2016 For challenging automation motion control applications such as packaging machines and rotary tables, some servo drives need to be housed outside the electrical cabinet. Although the traditional style of keeping them inside the cabinet maintains the electrical components and wiring in a safe environment, enclosing … Continue reading 3 Great Benefits of Using Decentralized Servo Drives

How Using Electric Actuators Can Save You Money

Originally posted by Parker Electromechanical Team on October, 2016 It’s well documented that creating compressed air for use by pneumatic cylinders is not a particularly cost-effective process, largely as a result of generator and system inefficiencies. With accounts departments leaning hard on engineers to deliver lower operating costs, increasing numbers are turning to the latest … Continue reading How Using Electric Actuators Can Save You Money