Tag: Automation

Creating On-Demand Book Covers with Galil Controllers

The Autocase CS2 machine from GP2 Technologies was created to register the front and back panels of the case to the covering material, folding the cover to make a finished case, which then goes into binding operations. Through their partnership with Galil, the automated GP2 system can now yield hard book covers or cases “on demand” due to the high precision Galil controller.

Understanding the Benefits of Industrial Automation

Industrial Automation is the automation of general purpose machinery used in standard or task-specific applications.  It can be applied to almost all industries, and primarily deals with the manufacturing, quality control, and material handling processes for those industries. In this article, we’ll explore the A to Z benefits that industrial automation brings to businesses across the world.

Maxon’s New IDX Integrated Servo Motor- Power at the Press of a Button

Maxon’s new IDX compact integrated servo gearmotor + drive combines a powerful, brushless EC-i motor and an EPOS4 positioning controller, which can be complemented with a maxon planetary gearhead when required.  This integrated motor stands out for its high torque density, high efficiency, maintenance-free components, and a high-quality industrial housing providing IP65 protection.  The IDX … Continue reading Maxon’s New IDX Integrated Servo Motor- Power at the Press of a Button

Introducing the New DMC-21×5 Multi Axis Motion Controller from Galil Motion Control

The DMC-21x5 is the latest addition to the Econo family and is an easy upgrade path from the long running DMC-21x3 series. The DMC-21x5 utilizes nearly all of the same peripherals as the DMC-21x3 controller, making the transition simple. The main difference between the DMC-21x5 and its predecessor is a state of the art ARM … Continue reading Introducing the New DMC-21×5 Multi Axis Motion Controller from Galil Motion Control

Galil DMC-40×0 Series Programmable Motion Controller for Servo and Stepper Motors

Galil’s DMC-4000 Series of Ethernet/RS232 Multi-Axis Motion Controllers set the standard for high performance and value The DMC-40x0 motion controller is Galil's highest performance, stand-alone motion controller. It belongs to Galil's latest generation motion controller family, which accepts encoder inputs up to 22 MHz, provides servo update rates as high as 32 kHz, and processes … Continue reading Galil DMC-40×0 Series Programmable Motion Controller for Servo and Stepper Motors