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Incremental Encoders: 3 Output Types Explained

Incremental Encoders: 3 Output Types Explained

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemail  Encoders generate information about position, angle, and rotation counts based on the encoder’s motion. The information is presented in the output form of digital

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SICK Encoders Help Billy Elliot Take Flight in the Netherlands

SICK Encoders Help Billy Elliot Take Flight in the Netherlands

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailDutch production company Stage Entertainment continues its successful series, earning three musical prizes for “Billy Elliot – The Musical.”  Silicon Theatre Scenery (STS), based in

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Absolute Encoders: Singleturn versus Multiturn

Absolute Encoders: Singleturn versus Multiturn

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailIn an earlier post, we explained the difference between incremental and absolute encoders. In this installment of encoder videobytes, we take a closer look at absolute encoders,

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Calculate Encoder Resolution: Absolute v. Incremental

Calculate Encoder Resolution: Absolute v. Incremental

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailOne of the most important factors to consider before choosing an encoder for your application is the resolution. The encoder resolution will be calculated differently based on whether

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Absolute or Incremental Encoders: The Differences Explained

Absolute or Incremental Encoders: The Differences Explained

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailEncoders are sensors that provide feedback by converting motion into an electrical signal that can be read from a control device. The encoders provide information

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