Tag: Temperature Effects

How does temperature affect ball screw assemblies?

Reprint of Danielle Collins post, Linear Motion Tips, on Friday, December 11, 2015 As an integral part of industrial machines and processes, ball screw assemblies often operate in environments with elevated temperatures. Heat can be generated by other mechanical and electrical components in the machine, and in some cases, is a byproduct of the process itself. … Continue reading How does temperature affect ball screw assemblies?

Temperature Effects on Motor Performance

When applying DC motors to any type of application, temperature effects need to be considered in order to properly apply the motor.  Performance will change as the motor temperature changes.  When reviewing DC motor curves, the user needs to ask the question “Do these curves represent performance of the motor at room temperature, or do … Continue reading Temperature Effects on Motor Performance