Basic Rules for Dynamic Braking Resistors
3/10/2020 - Scott Savage
Dynamic braking with VFDs allows for long life without mechanical wear on your braking system. Braking resistors are cost-effective and don't require any downtime maintenance.
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.
What is an Energy Audit?
7/8/2021 - Lauren McNamara & Nicole Voudren
What is an energy audit? It’s a way for businesses to identify opportunities to be more energy efficient while reducing operating costs and increasing productivity, comfort, and safety. Learn more.
The Benefits of Absence of Voltage Testers
2/25/2020 - Gary Sargent
Absence of voltage testers increase safety and productivity, ensuring the testing process is performed properly and reducing the risk of electrical injuries and fatalities in the workplace.
Good, Better, Best for Milling Aluminum
5/23/2019 - Paul Ashmore
Hold On! Are you milling aluminum? You are probably running at very high spindle speeds. So, you better make sure your high-performance endmill is held in the right toolholder.
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.
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.
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