Eight Most Popular Blog Posts
VFD Series: Motor Cable Length Matters
8/29/2016 - Kevin Beach
How long can my motor cables be when using a VFD? Well, the simple answer is, there really isn’t a simple answer. This post looks at motor cable lengths and how to get the longest length possible.
Drive Modernization Part III 1305 to PowerFlex 525
7/16/2019 - Scott Savage
Part three of a series on drive migration, helping you avoid legacy drive failure which can put your facility at risk. Let’s explore the path to converting a 1305 drive to PowerFlex 525.
VFD Series: How to Connect the Shield in VFD Cable
8/20/2019 - Kevin Beach
We're often asked, “Do I need to bond both ends of my motor cable, or do I leave one loose?” This is part seven of our on-going series and it will show you how to connect the shield in VFD cable.
Inertia Ratio: Avoiding an Inertia Mismatch
5/9/2019 - Chris Williams
In a motion control or servo system, both the motor and load have inertia. The ratio between their inertias impacts system performance. This ratio is often overlooked.
6 Ways to Improve Workplace Safety
8/13/2019 - Horizon Solutions
It’s OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week and a great time to evaluate your safety program. This post will help you improve workplace safety at your site or facility and keep employees safe and sound.
VLANs: Why Do I Need Them?
2/7/2019 - Ryan Shenk
A VLAN allows a group of Ethernet devices (subnet) to be physically separated by many Ethernet switches but communicate as if they were all connected to the same physical Ethernet switch.
Confused by RSLinx Rebranding?
1/22/2019 - Joe Amorese
As an authorized Rockwell Automation distributor, we’re your go-to source for questions on RSLinx, FactoryTalk, and everything automation related. Let’s look at what RSLinx rebranding means.
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