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The Knotts Company Expands to Distribute Yamaha Products

Posted by Rick Howe

Nov 6, 2019 4:30:46 PM

We have expanded our product line by becoming a distributor for Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd. Yamaha has been developing robotics for more than 30 years. Since first introducing robotics to their motorcycle production line, Yamaha has been supporting a range of production facilities with reliable, high quality industrial robots.

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Topics: robotics, electric actuator, robot, Yamaha, robotics solutions

Steppers Versus Servo Motors

Posted by Mark Howe

Oct 29, 2013 1:36:00 PM

This post is brought to you by Bimba Technical Tips.

Steppers and servos can be used with Bimba OLE actuators. They are the best motor technologies for position control. The choice of which to use is dependent on speed, torque, price, and often lead time. The following discussion explains the differences between the two technologies.

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Topics: industrial automation nj/ny, motion control, bimba, stepper motor, servo motor, electric actuator