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Jan 08, 2013

New Multiturn Absolute Shaft Encoder: The Model MA63S

Category: Absolute Encoder, Company News, New Products, Rotary Encoder

Metallurgists can expertly mix two metals to produce an alloy that accents the strengths of both components. Likewise, EPC's "encoder-ologists" have combined our rugged Size 25 Industrial Shaft Encoder Housing ....

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Dec 10, 2012

Prolonging Encoder Bearing Life: 6 Factors to Consider

Category: Encoder Basics, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

Encoder Products Company rotary encoders are warrantied for three years, and in most cases they exceed that life expectancy by varying degrees.  So, what brings an otherwise healthy encoder to an untimely end? More often than not, the cause of short ....

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Nov 27, 2012

This EPC Cube Encoder Works Through Seven Presidents

Category: Company News, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, The EPC Edge

At Encoder Products Company we routinely, we learn of Accu-Coder™ rotary encoders that have been in use for 10, 15 or or even 20 years.  However, a customer recently requested that we evaluate a Model 711 Cube encoder& ....

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Nov 21, 2012

A Thanksgiving Encoder-copia: From the Field to Your Table

Category: Absolute Encoder, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder

Ahh, it's the aroma-filled keynote event for Thanksgiving: the traditional, scrumptious, Turkey-centric, side-dish-adorned meal.  Whilst taking our place in the festive holiday tableau, many of us&nbs ....

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Nov 19, 2012

New Encoder 101 Video: TR1 TruTrac Linear Measurement Solution

Category: Company News, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder

Encoder Products Company (EPC) recently launched a new YouTube channel called EncoderProducts.  We're building a library of encoder videos that will feature product highlights, application examples, and more.   ....

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Nov 05, 2012

7 Tips on How to Cross Reference Rotary Encoders Sucessfully

Category: Absolute Encoder, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips, The EPC Edge

"Can you cross reference this encoder?" It's a frequent inquiry to the technical services line here at Encoder Products Company (EPC).  If you're in need of an EPC equivalent for a competitor's incremental or absolute ....

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Oct 24, 2012

An IP67 Rotary Encoder for Severe Conditions: EPC's Model 725I

Category: Company News, New Products

They work without notice in hot, dusty, dirty, damp, noisy, cramped spaces amidst constant shock, vibration and noise.  Often, they're performing precise, demanding mission-critical duty 24/7 for months and even years on end. ....

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Oct 05, 2012

It's Manufacturing Day: EPC Honors The Movers and Makers

Category: Company News, Rotary Encoder

If your company actually makes stuff, join Encoder Products Company in a collective virtual high-five because today, October 5th, 2012 is Manufacturing Day!  It's a nationwide event sponsored by ....

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Oct 04, 2012

5 Questions Every OEM Should Ask Their Encoder Supplier

Category: Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips, The EPC Edge

Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM's) of industrial machinery depend on suppliers that deliver on their promises.  The supply chain is only as strong as its weakest link, with lapses in supplier quality, delivery or service proving ....

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