Jul 18, 2013

We're Growing! EPC Seeking to Hire a Technical Sales Manager

Category: Company News

Are you encoder savvy and sales smart? A team leader, successful in finding growth opportunities and developing long-term customer and channel relationships?  Want to work with a market leader--that happens to be located in an award-winning four-sea ....

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Jul 09, 2013

Coming to Terms with Rotary Encoders

Category: Encoder Basics, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

LOL...ROTFL...CUL8R...To the phone-texters of the world, those acronyms are instantly recognized and interpreted.  To the uninitiated, they're meaningless jumbles of characters. Likewise, every trade or profession has its own lexicon of terminol ....

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Jun 18, 2013

EPC's Absolute Encoder At Home In Packaging Machinery Technology

Category: Absolute Encoder, Company News, Rotary Encoder

Looking for advanced machinery components? Check out Packaging Machinery Technology magazine's May/June 2013 issue. Encoder Products Company's Model MA63 multi-turn absolute encoder was highlighted as a smart feedback sol ....

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Jun 06, 2013

Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) in Rotary Encoders

Category: Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

Bearing failure generally brings a rotary encoder to an untimely end.  Often caused by excessive mechanical loads, bearings also can fail due to the effects of Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM). Here are a few ways to avoid this insidious threat ....

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May 23, 2013

U.S. Small Business Administration Awards Encoder Products Company

Category: Company News, Rotary Encoder

Encoder Products Company (EPC) recently was presented the 2012 Administrator's Award for Excellence by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The award is given in recognition of outstanding contribution and service to the nation by a s ....

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May 15, 2013

7 Selection Criteria for Modular Rotary Encoders vs Bearing Encoders

Category: Incremental Encoder, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

Modular rotary encoders are often used for motor feedback. However, in many cases a rotary encoder with bearings is a better choice. This post reviews selection criteria that will help you determine which type of rotary encoder is best for your applicati ....

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May 02, 2013

Encoder Products Company Featured on KXLY-TV News

Category: Company News, Rotary Encoder, The EPC Edge

So, what's it like inside one of the largest rotary encoder manufacturers in the world?  Recently, Spokane, Washington's ABC Network affiliate KXLY-TV, produced a feature story about Encoder Products Company. ....

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Apr 23, 2013

New Technical Bulletin Aids with Replacement of Renco Encoders

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

If you're trying to replace a discontinued Renco brand rotary encoder, it can be a challenge. Especially when it comes to matching the Renco connector. Our new Technical Bulletin 532 makes that challenge a little easier. Encoder Products ....

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Apr 12, 2013

Encoder Products Company is Hiring: Technical Sales Support

Category: Company News, Rotary Encoder

Encoder Products Company (EPC) is hiring!.  We have a job opening for a Technical Sales Support Specialist.   We're expanding our Idaho-based sales team with this newly created position. The Technical Sales Support Specialist will ....

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