Motor Control Articles
View our list of informative articles about motor control below. Read entire article by clicking on the article titles…
Read about the uses and benefits of AC drives for HVAC fan and pump applications…
Discusses benefits, typical applications, various modes, etc. for industrial foot pedal potentiometers
Information about buying explosion proof motors – DC or AC type. Enclosure types, motor construction, typical features and applications…
Explains DC injection braking to rapidly slow and stop industrial AC motors in a variety of applications.
How web handling works and how a tension controller can benefit your facility during the production process.
Tips to turn PID loops into web applications using a PLC programming microcontroller..
Learn why brake controllers are so important to your operation…
Article explains how an extruder controller works to control speed and torque for industrial extrusion machinery.
This article provides information about four quadrant control and how DC drives with this feature can provide benefits for industrial motor operations.
Regenerative Control (another article about four quadrant motor control)
Explains how regenerative control works in DC drives or regen DC drives. Also provides benefits for industrial uses.
Read about how a Nema 12 enclosure works for precision potentiometers.
Get tips on how to develop a preventive maintenance plan for industrial motors and drives.
Understanding the benefits of Modbus® protocols and how they work in industrial applications.
Benefits, applications, product recommendation and more for measuring current.
Read comparison for air-cooled and liquid-cooled Eddy-Current brakes..
Five tips for distributors or end users of industrial DC drives; things to know before buying DC drives.
Here are three ideas to create an efficient DC motor/drive system for your plant or facility.
Save time with Carotron’s DC drive troubleshooting product, Drive Circuit Monitor. Also, read about 3 key elements of troubleshooting in an industrial setting.
Read how our Data Logging Services can benefit your company through improved production…
Read about armature and field control for DC motors using DC drives…
Checklist for determining whether your operation needs AC or DC motors and drives…
Read about the benefits of HMI in an industrial setting…
Controlling AC motors with drives for accurate speed control methods…
Web handling explained in more depth, tension controllers available on the market, and more…
Carotron sales and installs Generac generators for local resident and businesses in Heath Springs, Lancaster, Fort Mills and nearby communities. Learn more and get tips here…
Read why din-rail mounting for industrial controls can save space in your facility…
Learn about the benefits of ordering din-rail mountable controllers for your facility’s industrial motors…
Tips, common applications, product recommendation for edge guiding control, during the film or web guiding process.
Gives benefits of solid state starters and explain how reduced voltage starters work to prevent wear and tear on an industrial motor.
Read about the benefits and various industrial uses for a digital tachometer.
Read here to get tips on repairing DC motor drives and proper removal of broken parts and modules.
Tips to help you decide whether a DC motor should be repaired or replaced – a few maintenance tips included.
Space-saving benefits of an AC soft starter that has an integrated bypass contactor. Great for emergency starts too!
Explains tension load cells and how they help in the process of tension control in industrial facilities.
How load cell amplifiers work in industrial applications to control speed and torque.
Read about the pros of modernized electronic potentiometers, applications and more.
Differences between single and three phase transformers for industrial applications
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