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Woehner MOTUS®ContactronControl Where Less Is More

MOTUS®ContactronControlSmall drives and motors with a power output of up to 4kW are frequently used in control technology and machine design. In the process, sometimes both directions (forward/reverse) need to be controlled and the drives have to be protected against possible errors.

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Electronic Overload Relays: New ZEB Series for 175A from Eaton

Eaton’s Electrical Sector is expanding its range of ZEB electronic overload relays with the addition of the new 175A series. Like previous devices in the ZEB range, the 175A devices ensure motor protection for different starting characteristics such as CLASS 10A, 10, 20 and 30.

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Making Servo Driven Systems Easier

Machine builders must strive constantly to improve their competitiveness. Servo driven systems are often a significant item in their build expenditure with high costs to purchase, install and commission.

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Lenze Inverters Reduce Energy Bills for Loads that Vary

A factor that is slowing the take-up of energy saving technology is the reluctance for companies to invest, even though the payback times are usually short. However for some types of machinery, designers can incorporate drives that reduce running costs by up to 30%, without additional costs.

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