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Sep 24, 2012

7 Reasons Encoder Products Company is a "Must-See" at Pack Expo

Category: Company News, New Products, Rotary Encoder

Once again Encoder Products Company (EPC) will be at the packaging industry's biggest trade event: Pack Expo Chicago, October 28th through 31st.  More than 46,000 attendees will explore the 1800-plus exhibits to see the ....

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Aug 23, 2012

Encoder Products Company Named Top Ten Vendor by Power/Mation

Category: Company News

Encoder Products Company (EPC) recently received the 2011 Top Ten Vendors award from Power/mation, a leading midwest industrial automation distributor.     At the end of each year Power/mation' ....

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Aug 10, 2012

3 Steps to Specifying the Correct Encoder Output Type

Category: Incremental Encoder, Tech Tips, White Papers & Other Resources

When it comes to incremental rotary encoders, the number-one configuration error we encounter is the specification of an incorrect output type.  Unfortunately, this can be a costly mistake, leading to a non-functioning encoder or damage to ....

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Aug 02, 2012

Encoder Products Company: An Intern's Perspective

Category: Encoder Products Company, Company News

This week, I have decided to give Steve a break from his blog duties. OK, maybe he kindly allowed me to write a post in honor of my last week as the Encoder Products Company (EPC) marketing intern. Either way, I am happy to share what I have learned duri ....

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Jul 20, 2012

EPC at Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute Annual Meeting

Category: Company News

While summer is in full swing right now, at Encoder Products Company (EPC), we're thinking fall--and not just because it will be a little cooler! Right after the kids head back to school, hundreds of industry colleagues will venture to our regio ....

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Jul 16, 2012

EPC Profile: Luthor Yaw, Encoder Repair Expert

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

If you’ve ever sent an encoder repair request to Encoder Products Company, chances are you’ve spoken with our lead electronic repair technician, Luthor Yaw. When our phone lines open at 5:00AM Pacific to accommodate&n ....

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Jun 29, 2012

High Temperature Option for Encoders in Motor Applications

Category: Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips, The EPC Edge

With unusually hot weather over much of the US recently, many systems are being pushed to their limits.  When the heat's on, cooling systems can't keep up, circuits overheat, lubricants break down and components can fail- ....

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Jun 15, 2012

EPC's Rotary Encoders Take a Spin at AWEA Windpower Expo

Category: Absolute Encoder, Company News, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder

Last week, EPC representatives Tracey Howard and Zac Zacharias, took to the road to exhibit at the world’s largest annual wind energy event: the WINDPOWER 2012 Conference & Exhibition, hosted by the American W ....

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Jun 12, 2012

New White Paper: The Basics of How An Encoder Works

Category: Absolute Encoder, Encoder Basics, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, What is an Encoder

CPR. Quadrature. Index Pulse.  If you think those are terms from a medical drama, then apparently "Encoderese" is not your native language.  Don't worry, though, we can help.  While rotary encoders is our only ....

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