Systems integration manual offers information to help engineers understand, install, and operate direct-drive linear motor systems. The manual provides a theory of operation section which details the basic control theory for brushed and brushless linear servo motors. Installation instructions and a mechanical interfacing guide are also included. Other features include a tutorial for motor sizing, kinematics equations for performance calculations, and a glossary of terms.
Industrial workplaces are governed by OSHA rules, but this isn’t to say that rules are always followed. While injuries happen on production floors for a variety of reasons, of the top 10 OSHA rules that are most often ignored in industrial settings, two directly involve machine design: lockout/tagout procedures (LO/TO) and machine guarding.
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