As we wrap up the old and begin to open up the new, let’s take a moment to reflect on what this past year has brought us. Apart from the triumphs and the hard lost battles, we want to bring you some of our top posts from 2015. These posts are as follows:
#5: 5 Tips on Making End-of-Arm Tooling Smarter
Everyone wants their robot to work faster, smarter, and more efficiently. In this post we review five easy tips to help you improve the efficiency of your end-of-arm tooling.
#4: Liquid Level Sensing: Detect or Monitor
Who doesn’t like complicated concepts broken down into easy to understand terminology? In this post we break down the differences between point level detection and continuous position sensing as well as provide you with technologies to put into practice.
#3: How Can I Convince My Boss to Send Me to Training?
As Aristotle once said “All men (and women) by nature desire knowledge.” Here we are giving you the tools needed to break down the barriers your boss (or you) might have against investing in training.
#2: Back to the Basics: How Do I Wire a 2-Wire Sensor?
So you just got a brand spanking new 2-wire sensor for the holidays but you realize you don’t know exactly what wire goes where. In this post we make wiring that bad boy easy and even break down what polarized and non-polarized mean.
So we have covered four of the top posts from 2015, are you ready for the number one post from the past year? So are we! And we will have it for you right after a quick message from our sponsors! (just kidding!)
#1: Inductive Coupling – Simple Concept for Complex Automation
Through the use of magnetic induction, we are able to reduce the downtime of a machine due to the failure of a slip ring. Inductive couplers pass power and data over an air gap creating a maintenance free, non-contact environment to operate a variety of machinery.
We want to thank you for the wonderful year that is behind us and be sure to be on the look-out for even more exciting news to come this year!