Category Archives: Seminars/Webinars

Motion Control – The World’s Most Precise Six-axis Robot by Mecademic!

Motion Control –  Six-axis Robot!

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Vaughan, Ontario, Canada — Motion Control Components — Mecademic is a Canadian robotics manufacturer that builds the world’s smallest, most precise, and easy-to-use industrial robotic arm, the Meca500. The Meca500 robot excels in the precise and repetitive manipulation of small parts and tools in a variety of industries.

The six-axis robot can handle payloads up to 500 g with an unmatched accuracy of 0.005 mm (5 µm).

Motion Control – Automation Fair in Vancouver, BC on November 6, 2019

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We are excited to invite you to the Electromate Automation Fair on November 6, 2019. The event will take place at the Delta Hotels Burnaby Conference Centre in Burnaby, British Columbia. The Automation Fair is a great opportunity to explore new technologies and see what’s changing in the world of Automation and Motion Control. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet some of leading manufacturers in the Automation Industry, as well as like-minded industry professionals.

Manufacturers in Attendance Include:

Advanced Motion Controls

Applied Motion Products

Exor Electronic

Galil Motion Control

Gam Gear

Kollmorgen

Macron Dynamics

Maxon Motor

Posital Fraba

Harmonic Drive

Tolomatic

Who would benefit from this Seminar:

OEM’s, Custom Machine Builders and End Users in the following industries: Medical, Pharmaceutical, Life Science, Subsea, Robotics, Industrial Automation, Food & Beverage, Forestry, Packaging, Film & Entertainment, Scientific, and Communication Industries.

Topics Covered Include:

Industrial Automation

Motion Control

Robotics

Machine Control

Motor Control

The Agenda Includes:

Lunch will be served as well as snacks/drinks throughout the day. A host bar (beer & wine only) will be open from 1:00pm to 7:00pm.

Cost to attend the Automation Fair is FREE, however preregistration is required. Click HERE to register.

About Electromate:

Electromate’s Core Purpose is to help Manufacturers build better machines using differentiated automation technology. They specialize in Robotic and Mechatronic Solutions for the Industrial Automation marketplace. Respected by customers as a premiere source for High Performance Automation and Motion Control Components & Systems, Electromate® specializes in AC & DC Servo and Stepper Motors & Drives, Motion & Automation Controllers, Positioning Systems & Actuators, Feedback Devices, Gearing Products and HMI’s & Operator Displays, all supported via extensive product selection, just-in-timedelivery, dedicated customer service and technical engineering support.

More on Electromate can be found at

Website: http://www.electromate.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/209277/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Electromate

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/electromateindustrial/

Blog: https://electromate.wordpress.com/

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For more information on the “Best Place to Work”CLICK HERE!

To view Electromate’s new corporate video CLICK HERE

For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio, call 1-877-SERVO99 (737-8699) or e-mail Warren Osak at sales@electromate.com or visit Electromate at: www.electromate.com


For other Motion Control Components, Applications, and Technology from Electromate go to: http://MotionControlBuyersguide.com
 

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Motion Control – Robotic Symposiums – How to Build Robots

Electromate is pleased to announce it will be hosting two Robotic Symposiums’ 

 Tuesday March 20th in Toronto and on Wednesday March 21st in Montreal.

 

Participating in the Symposiums will be Speakers from:

Galil Motion Control                      www.galilmc.com/
Harmonic Drive LLC                        www.harmonicdrive.net/
Maxon Motor AG                           www.maxonmotor.com

Advanced Motion Controls           www.a-m-c.com

Kollmorgen                                      www.kollmorgen.com

École de technologie supérieure  www.etsmtl.ca

Topics:


Technical Presentations related to the design of Robotic Systems including:  Collaborative/Assistive Robots, SCARA Robots, Cartesian Robots and Delta Robots.  Presentations will focus on the electromechanical, mechanical, electrical and control component design, sizing and selection.

 

Who would benefit from this Seminar:

Designer & Project Engineers and Graduate School Engineering Students in the Medical, Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Lab & General Automation markets who are looking to gain a practical understanding of the core motion control technology used in robotic applications.

 

The Symposium agenda includes:

9:00-9:15am                    Electromate Welcome Remarks & Introduction
9:15-10:00am                  ETS/Dr. Ilian Bonev
10:00-10:45am                Maxon Presentation
10:45-11:00am                Break + Tabletop Displays
11:00-11:45am                Galil Presentation
11:45-1:00pm                  Lunch + Tabletop Displays
1:00-1:45pm                    Harmonic Drive Presentation
1:45-2:30pm                    Kollmorgen Presentation
2:30-3:00pm                    Break + Tabletop Displays
3:00-3:45pm                    Advanced Motion Controls Presentation
3:45-4:30pm                    Electromate Closing Remarks

Breakfast & Lunch will be served.

The Seminar is FREE, however seating is limited. Click on the REGISTRATION LINK

to register today!

About Electromate:

Electromate’s Core Purpose is to help Manufacturers build better machines using differentiated automation technology. They specialize in Robotic and Mechatronic Solutions for the Industrial Automation marketplace. Respected by customers as a premiere source for High Performance Automation and Motion Control Components & Systems, Electromate® specializes in AC & DC Servo and Stepper Motors & Drives, Motion & Automation Controllers, Positioning Systems & Actuators, Feedback Devices, Gearing Products and HMI’s & Operator Displays, all supported via extensive product selection, just-in-timedelivery, dedicated customer service and technical engineering support.

More on Electromate can be found at

Website: http://www.electromate.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/209277/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Electromate

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/electromateindustrial/

Google+: https://plus.google.com/104057418684128701566

Blog: https://electromate.wordpress.com/

To view Electromate’s new corporate video CLICK HERE

For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio, call 1-877-SERVO99 (737-8699) or e-mail Warren Osak at sales@electromate.com or visit Electromate at: www.electromate.com

 

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Motion Control Seminar – DC Motor Sizing Made Easy!

Motion Control – February 19 &20 – DC Motor Sizing Made Easy! A Practical Seminar presented by Jan Braun, maxon motor ag, Switzerland

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[Textbook shown (a $65 US value) is included with your Seminar attendance]

Location/Date:

Hilton Garden Inn – Dorval Aeroport

St. Laurent, PQ

Tuesday February 19, 2013

 

Location/Date:

Radisson Plaza Mississagua – Toronto Airport

Mississagua, ON

Wednesday February 20, 2013

 

Time:

9:00 am –2:00 pm Lunch included

Price:

$89 CDN/person + HST* (*Ontario Only; Quebec registrants will be charged 5% GST only) if pre-registered by midnight January 3ist; after February 1st the cost is $109 CDN/person + applicable taxes.

 

To Register:

Visit http://www.electromate.com/news/?c=calendar or call us at 877-737-8698 with your credit card information

This half-day seminar provides the practical information you need to successfully select the right DC motor –- be it brushed or brushless –- for your application. You’ll learn about the interpretation of motor data and how you can use this information for motor sizing. Whether you need high speed and dynamics or just high torque, this seminar will teach you to size a drive with just the right power reserves avoiding costly oversized motors.

What You’ll Receive:

– Textbook: “The selection of high-precision microdrives” (a $65 US value) — A complete, easy-to-read reference guide for motor and drive selection OR you’ll receive an $89 Can. voucher to be used towards your next Maxon order (voucher expires Dec. 31, 2013)

– Maxon Formulae Handbook

– E-Learning software tutorial on USB Stick

– maxon catalog

What You’ll Learn:

– Basics of DC motor data. Learn how to interpret motor data sheets and use the speed/torque information for optimum motor sizing

– Systematic drive selection in the context of your application specific requirements and boundary conditions. This includes optimum power management, control loops, accuracy and ambient conditions

– Basics of gearhead data and their impact on motor selection

– Selection criteria for DC motors. Topics include the characteristics of different commutation types for brushed and brushless DC motors and when to use them

– Maxon selection program. Find out how this software-tool can help you select a servo motor

– Application examples. Learn how to extract the key parameters for drive selection from your application: The examples include continuous operation as well as dynamic operation cycles

– Motion Control: The main features and application possibilities of maxon EPOS controllers

 

Agenda

09:00 – 09:45 Motor selection: What is it all about?

– The context of motor selection

– Application and situation analysis

– Extracting key load parameters

09:45 – 10:10 Properties of brushed and brushless DC motors:

– Design variants

– Brush systems

– Electronic commutation systems

10:10 – 10:20 Coffee break

10:20 – 10:50 Motor data sheets:

– Characteristic motor lines

– Operation ranges

10:50 – 11:30 Motor selection examples:

– Continuous operation

11:30 – 11:40 Coffee break

11:40 – 12:30 Motor selection examples:

– Cyclic operation

– Maxon selection program demonstration

12:30 – 13:00 Lunch break

13:00 – 14:00 EPOS and ESCON Systems:

– System architecture

– Introduction EPOS family

– Introduction ESCON family

– Demonstrations, Examples

For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio, call 1- 877-378-0240 or e-mail Warren Osak at warren@servo2go.com or visit Servo2Go.com at: www.Servo2Go.com

Motion Control – June 12 & 13 – DC Motor Sizing Made Easy! A Practical 1/2 Day Seminar presented by Dr. Urs Kafader, maxon motor ag

 

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Dr. Urs Kafader is the author of “The selection of high-precision microdrives” Textbook

 

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[Textbook shown (a $65 US value) is included with your Seminar attendance]

Location/Date:

Hilton Garden Inn – Dorval Aeroport

St. Laurent, PQ

Tuesday June 12, 2012

 

Location/Date:

Radisson Plaza Mississagua – Toronto Airport

Mississagua, ON

Wednesday June 13, 2012

 

Time:

9:00 am –2:00 pm Lunch included

Price:

$89 CDN/person + HST* (*Ontario Only; Quebec registrants will be charged 5% GST only) if pre-registered by midnight May 29th; after May 30th the cost is $109 CDN/person + applicable taxes.

 

To Register:

Visit http://www.electromate.com/news/?c=calendar or call us at 877-737-8698 with your credit card information

This half-day seminar provides the practical information you need to successfully select the right DC motor – be it brushed or brushless – for your application. You’ll learn about the interpretation of motor data and how you can use this information for motor sizing. Whether you need high speed and dynamics or just high torque, this seminar will teach you to size a drive with just the right power reserves avoiding costly oversized motors.

What You’ll Receive:

– Textbook: “The selection of high-precision microdrives” (a $65 US value) — A complete, easy-to-read reference guide for motor and drive selection OR you’ll receive an $89 Can. voucher to be used towards your next Maxon order (voucher expires Dec. 31, 2012)

– MSP Motor Sizing Software and first step exercises

– E-Learning software tutorial on USB Stick

– maxon catalog

What You’ll Learn:

– Basics of DC motor data. Learn how to interpret motor data sheets and use the speed/torque information for optimum motor sizing

– Systematic drive selection in the context of your application specific requirements and boundary conditions. This includes optimum power management, control loops, accuracy and ambient conditions

– Basics of gearhead data and their impact on motor selection

– Selection criteria for DC motors. Topics include the characteristics of different commutation types for brushed and brushless DC motors and when to use them

– maxon selection program. Find out how this software-tool can help you select a servo motor

– Application examples. Learn how to extract the key parameters for drive selection from your application: The examples include continuous operation as well as dynamic operation cycles

– Motion Control: The main features and application possibilities of maxon EPOS controllers

 

Agenda

09:00 – 09:45 Motor selection: What is it all about?

– The context of motor selection

– Application and situation analysis

– Extracting key load parameters

09:45 – 10:10 Properties of brushed and brushless DC motors:

– Design variants

– Brush systems

– Electronic commutation systems

10:10 – 10:20 Coffee break

10:20 – 10:50 Motor data sheets:

– Characteristic motor lines

– Operation ranges

10:50 – 11:30 Motor selection examples:

– Continuous operation

11:30 – 11:40 Coffee break

11:40 – 12:30 Motor selection examples:

– Cyclic operation

– maxon selection program demonstration

12:30 – 13:00 Lunch break

13:00 – 14:00 EPOS Motion Control Systems:

– System architecture

– Introduction EPOS family

– Demonstrations, Examples

For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio, call 1- 877-378-0240 or e-mail Warren Osak at warren@servo2go.com or visit Servo2Go.com at: www.Servo2Go.com

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DC Motor Sizing Made Easy! A Practical 1/2 Day Seminar presented by Dr. Urs Kafader, maxon motor ag

Motion Control – DC Motor Sizing Made Easy! A Practical 1/2 Day Seminar presented by Dr. Urs Kafader, maxon motor ag

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Dr. Urs Kafader is the author of “The selection of high-precision microdrives” Textbook

 

Motion Control - Electromate Maxon Course

 

[Textbook shown (a $65 US value) is included with your Seminar attendance]

Location/Date:

Hilton Garden Inn – Dorval Aeroport

St. Laurent, PQ

Tuesday June 12, 2012

 

Location/Date:

Radisson Plaza Mississagua – Toronto Airport

Mississagua, ON

Wednesday June 13, 2012

 

Time:

9:00 am –2:00 pm Lunch included

Price:

$89 CDN/person + HST* (*Ontario Only; Quebec registrants will be charged 5% GST only) if pre-registered by midnight May 29th; after May 30th the cost is $109 CDN/person + applicable taxes.

 

To Register:

Visit http://www.electromate.com/news/?c=calendar or call us at 877-737-8698 with your credit card information

This half-day seminar provides the practical information you need to successfully select the right DC motor – be it brushed or brushless – for your application. You’ll learn about the interpretation of motor data and how you can use this information for motor sizing. Whether you need high speed and dynamics or just high torque, this seminar will teach you to size a drive with just the right power reserves avoiding costly oversized motors.

What You’ll Receive:

– Textbook: “The selection of high-precision microdrives” (a $65 US value) — A complete, easy-to-read reference guide for motor and drive selection OR you’ll receive an $89 Can. voucher to be used towards your next Maxon order (voucher expires Dec. 31, 2012)

– MSP Motor Sizing Software and first step exercises

– E-Learning software tutorial on USB Stick

– maxon catalog

What You’ll Learn:

– Basics of DC motor data. Learn how to interpret motor data sheets and use the speed/torque information for optimum motor sizing

– Systematic drive selection in the context of your application specific requirements and boundary conditions. This includes optimum power management, control loops, accuracy and ambient conditions

– Basics of gearhead data and their impact on motor selection

– Selection criteria for DC motors. Topics include the characteristics of different commutation types for brushed and brushless DC motors and when to use them

– maxon selection program. Find out how this software-tool can help you select a servo motor

– Application examples. Learn how to extract the key parameters for drive selection from your application: The examples include continuous operation as well as dynamic operation cycles

– Motion Control: The main features and application possibilities of maxon EPOS controllers

 

Agenda

09:00 – 09:45 Motor selection: What is it all about?

– The context of motor selection

– Application and situation analysis

– Extracting key load parameters

09:45 – 10:10 Properties of brushed and brushless DC motors:

– Design variants

– Brush systems

– Electronic commutation systems

10:20 – 10:50 Motor data sheets:

– Characteristic motor lines

– Operation ranges

10:50 – 11:30 Motor selection examples:

– Continuous operation

11:30 – 11:40 Coffee break

11:40 – 12:30 Motor selection examples:

– Cyclic operation

– maxon selection program demonstration

12:30 – 13:00 Lunch break

13:00 – 14:00 EPOS Motion Control Systems:

– System architecture

– Introduction EPOS family

– Demonstrations, Examples

For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio, call 1- 877-378-0240 or e-mail Warren Osak at warren@servo2go.com or visit Servo2Go.com at: www.Servo2Go.com

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Electromate Is Hosting Four Seminars – Multi-Axis Linear Motion System Design & Control using LabVIEW.

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Electromate Is Hosting Four Seminars – “Multi-Axis Linear Motion System Design & Control using LabVIEW” in October in Toronto, London, Montreal & Quebec City.

Location & Dates:

Wednesday October 5th in Woodbridge at-
Electromate’s Office

4300 Steeles Avenue West, Unit #39
Woodbridge, Ontario  L4L 4C2
Toll Free Phone: (877) 737-8698
Directions to Electromate’s Office

Thursday October 6th in London at-
Robarts Research Institute
Fisher Conference Room
The University of Western Ontario
100 Perth Drive,
London, Ontario N6A 5K8
Phone: (519) 931-5777
Directions to Robarts Research Facility

Wednesday October 12th in Montreal at-
Conseil National de Recherches Canada
Institut des Materiaux Industriels (CNRC-IMI)
75 Boul de Mortagne
Boucherville, Quebec J4B 6Y4
Phone: (450) 641-5000
Directions to NRC

Thursday October 13th in Quebec City at
INO (Institut National D’Optique)
Charles E. Beaulieu Room
2740 rue Einstein
Quebec City, Quebec G1P 4S4
Phone: (418) 657-7006
Directions to INO

Presenting the Seminar will be:


Zaber Technologies

Who would benefit from this Seminar:

Designers, OEM’s, Integrators and Research Faculty in the Lab Automation, Life Sciences, Medical, Biotech, Semiconductor, Pharmaceutical, Optics, Photonics, Metrology & Microscopy, Material Science, Test & Measurement, and General Automation markets who are looking to gain a better practical understanding of how to design, integrate & program a high precision linear motion control system.

The Seminar agenda includes presentations on:

* How to size & select single & multi-axis linear motion systems
* Open loop vs. closed loop systems
* Common methods of control: LabVIEW, Zaber’s Console, Joystick, etc.
* Using LabVIEW in motion applications
* Vacuum compatible actuators & positioning systems
* ‘Hands-on’ assembly of a Zaber linear system
* Benefits of adding feedback loops and load sensors to linear systems
* Chat with an engineer to solve your toughest motion control problem
* Product Demonstrations

What you’ll receive:

– Motor Sizing Software
– Presentation material on USB Stick
– Factory Technical Staff will be on hand demonstrating functioning demos
– The ½ day events are FREE and run from 9:30am-2:00pm
– Lunch will be served

The Seminar is FREE, however seating is limited. Click on the Online Link below, or E-mail, fax or phone in your reservation today!


ONLINE REGISTRATION LINK

*The NRC is only providing the location for the Montreal Seminar and does not officially endorse the products being presented