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Learn about motor sizing and more at Dec. 10 seminar

Mississauga, ON -- Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. will co-host a Motion Fair & Technical Seminar with Oriental Mot...


Mississauga, ON — Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. will co-host a Motion Fair & Technical Seminar with Oriental Motor on Friday, Dec. 10, 2004, in Mississauga, Ont.

The free event will present information specifically tailored towards the needs of local industries. The Motion Fair includes technical seminars, one-on-one engineering assistance and product displays. Breakfast and lunch is included for all those who attend.

Topics to be covered are as follows:

Motor Sizing & Selection: Choosing a motion control solution is only half the battle. Proper sizing is the key to optimal performance. Learn the important parameters for application design, along with formulas for proper sizing. Both positioning specific and velocity specific sizing information will be presented.

Velocity Control Technology: This seminar will focus on understanding operational theories for both AC and DC motors, principles of AC Motor construction, and design differences between brushed and brushless DC motors. This seminar will also discuss various speed control methodologies for AC and DC motors, such as SCR, Triac and PWM. Learn which motion systems will provide optimal performance for your application design.

Position Control Technology: Position control is a must when precisely positioning a load. Designed to assist both basic and advanced motion control needs, this seminar focuses on technologies that provide you the most precise and cost-efficient solutions for your application design. 2- and 5-phase stepping motor design and function and AlphaStep closed-loop packages will also be discussed.

The seminar takes place at the Hilton Garden Inn, 100 Traders Blvd., Mississauga, Ont. (905-890-9110). For details, contact Advanced at 705-726-2260 or visit www.advancedmotion.com.