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Jun 16, 2016

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¿Qué es un Encoder?

¿Qué es un Encoder?

Category: Encoder Basics

Introducción Básica To read this post in English, click here. Si utiliza Google para buscar el significado de lo que es un encoder, usted encontrará una gran variedad de respuestas. Para nuestro propósito, los encod ....

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Jan 28, 2016
Do you need a corrosion resistant encoder?

Do you need a corrosion resistant encoder?

Category: Encoder Basics

Industrial encoders generally have pretty sturdy housings. Not all housings are designed to withstand the most caustic environments, however. And harsh environments can cause equipment to fail prematurely.   The right housing ....

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May 01, 2014

New Video: EPC Rotary Encoder a Perfect Fit for Labeler OEM

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

Encoder Products Company is visiting customers coast-to-coast, camera in hand, for our new Encoders on the Job video series.  For this segment we traveled to InLine Labeling in North Charleston, SC to see our Model 15T in action. InLine ....

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Jan 06, 2014

Considerations for Applying Rotary Encoders in Cold Conditions

Category: Encoder Basics, Rotary Encoder, Tech Tips

If you're in snow country, you're probably familiar with the cold-weather considerations for your home and vehicles.  But, what about rotary optical encoders in your equipment? While not overly sensitive to cold, encoders tasked for use in s ....

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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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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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Mar 29, 2013

Encoder Product Company In DesignWorld Online Webinar

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

Encoder Products Company (EPC) will be a featured presenter for an upcoming webinar sponsored by Design World magazine, "Specifying the Perfect Encoder: How to Avoid the Most Common Encoder Errors".  As the title implies, this ....

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Mar 28, 2013

6 Rotary Encoder Specification Tips: Model 15T/H Accu-Coder

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

Servo motors require accurate rotary encoder feedback for proper function.  Install the wrong encoder and you could end up with an expensive door stop. Here are a few tips to help ensure successful specification of EPC's Accu-Coder&nbs ....

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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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