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Apr 21, 2014

Specifying Heavy Duty Housings for Industrial Rotary Encoders

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

For applications involving heavy shaft loads, shock, vibration, dust, and liquid contaminants, encoders need to be configured accordingly.  Selecting an appropriate housing is a good starting point to ensure proper encoder function and per ....

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Feb 26, 2014

Avoid the Encoder Scrap Bin with IP67 Seals and Heavy Duty Bearings

Category: Absolute Encoder, Incremental Encoder, New Products, Rotary Encoder

Without adequate seals and bearings, rotary encoders exposed to water and heavy shaft loads may soon be destined for the scrap bin. EPC can help you avoid this outcome with an innovative IP67 shaft seal and heavy duty bearings, now available in multiple ....

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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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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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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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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 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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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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