The SCX55 MOSFET indexer-driver features an integral controller that uses Windows object-based programming. The indexer-driver is capable of acceleration and deceleration rates to 3,000 revolutions per sec/sec, 0.025 to 50 revolutions per second in any microstep resolution, 2,000 to 50,800 microsteps per revolution, distances from 1 to 16 million steps, and a program capacity of 100 lines and 14 commands or instructions. Featuring "plug-and-play" technology, the indexer-driver has no switches or knobs on the front panel and no internal jumpers.
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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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