SICK STEGMANN has introduced its new Encoder Solutions Family Overview, featuring information, specifications, and selection guidelines on its family of feedback solutions. Offering technical innovations in incremental and absolute encoders, and length measuring and motor feedback systems, it explains the principles of encoder operation, including conventional technologies and the company's CoreTech and magnetic technologies, enabling designers to make an informed decision regarding which encoder is suitable for an application. For more information, visit www.stegmann.com.
An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
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