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Nov 01, 2013

Video: Linear Measurement with TR2 TruTrac and Linear Cable Encoder

Category: Company News, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

A new video from Encoder Products Company (EPC) highlights the features and benefits of two encoder feedback solutions for reciprocating linear measurement. The TR2 TruTrac, is an encoder, pinion gear and rack system and the Linear Cable Encoder, is a re ....

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Oct 22, 2013

Magnetic Coupling: An Attractive Option for Encoder Installation

Category: Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

Problem: You've got a machine with a 1.25" diameter shaft with only 1/8" of shaft length accessible.  The thru-bore rotary encoder you're trying to install requires at least 0.75" shaft engagement. You could drill and tap the ....

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Oct 14, 2013

EPC Incremental Encoders and Sensoray Ethernet Card

Category: Company News, Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

If you're applying an Encoder Products Company (EPC) incremental encoder within an industrial Ethernet system, you'll need to convert the output signal to a compatible format.  There are several ways to do this, including at the machine leve ....

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Sep 06, 2013

Hovering Above Headquarters at Encoder Products Company

Category: Company News

Encoder Products Company (EPC) always welcomes visitors to our Sagle, Idaho facility. Most arrive by car, but some take the road less traveled, which sometimes means no road at all.  For example, on a recent Saturday, our parking lot became a landin ....

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Aug 27, 2013

Prolonging Encoder Life: A New eBook from Encoder Products Company

Category: Encoder Basics, Company News, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips, White Papers & Other Resources

Encoder Products Company (EPC) rotary encoders are warrantied for an industry-best three years, and in most cases will last longer than that. But, sometimes an otherwise healthy encoder meets an untimely end.  Prolonging Encoder Life, a new eBook fr ....

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Aug 22, 2013

See What's New at Encoder Products Company! Visit Pack Expo Las Vegas

Category: Absolute Encoder, Company News, Rotary Encoder

For a hands-on look at Encoder Products Company (EPC) products, visit us at PACK EXPO International 2013.  Featured products on display will include the new AccuCoderTM MA63S multiturn absolute encoder and the TruTracTM family of linear measurement ....

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Aug 16, 2013

Thru-Bore Rotary Encoders for NEMA C-face Devices

Category: Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

For proper function and longevity, C-face power train components require precise alignment. By adhering to NEMA standards for C-face devices, customers obtain uniform dimensions and proper fit for critical components, regardless of the brand.  Encod ....

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Aug 09, 2013

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EPC's Technical Support to the Rescue

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

Encoder Products Company (EPC) understands that, occasionally, rotary encoders can take a turn for the worse. And when that happens, help is just a phone call away.  EPC Technical Support is here to rescue you from encoder emergencies. In this ....

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Jul 31, 2013

Guest Blog: Interning at EPC

Category: Company News

Guest blogger Markie Franck, reflects on her time as the Marketing Intern at Encoder Products Company: One thing I've learned from attending school in Washington DC is that everyone -- and I mean everyone -- interns. During my first two years ....

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