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by om_tech_support_PB
Wed Apr 24, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to Write a Negative Value Using Modbus
Replies: 0
Views: 293

How to Write a Negative Value Using Modbus

Q: I am using driver AZD-AD and am communicating via modbus/RS-485. One of my movements calls for an incremental movement of -2,000 steps. How do I write a negative value to a register? A: First, it is important to know that we primarily only use the lower registers. For example, when writing posit...
by om_tech_support_PB
Wed Apr 24, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to Change Remote I/O via Mobus on AZ
Replies: 0
Views: 272

How to Change Remote I/O via Mobus on AZ

Q: I am using product AZD-AD via modbus/RS-485, and I want to change some of the remote I/O. How do I do this? A: There are 16 configurable remote inputs and outputs on the AZ series driver (32 total). They are able to be configured 2 different ways- using our free-to-download MEXE02 software, or t...
by om_tech_support_PB
Mon Apr 15, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Stepper Motors and Controls
Topic: Using the PLS-DIS Input on AZ
Replies: 0
Views: 285

Using the PLS-DIS Input on AZ

Q: I am using the SCX11 controller with pulse input type driver AZD-A. I have a motor running a vertical linear ball screw that opens a door. I need a solution that will hold my door open and dismiss any further motion commands until told otherwise. I cannot use the FREE input as I do not have a br...
by om_tech_support_PB
Fri Sep 28, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: Speed Control Systems
Topic: Running Two Motors with One Fuji Drive
Replies: 0
Views: 985

Running Two Motors with One Fuji Drive

Q: I see that the Fuji motor controllers have a multi-motor control feature. I want to run two different sized motors off one Fuji inverter, but I realize that motor specifications must be set in the Fuji drive to optimize motor performance. How do I switch operation between two different sized moto...
by om_tech_support_PB
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Stepper Motors and Controls
Topic: AZ Wrap Setting Conditions
Replies: 0
Views: 1019

AZ Wrap Setting Conditions

Q: I have an AZ system, and I am trying to set a wrap setting for 270 degrees, or 0.75 of a motor revolution, but am unable to do so. What conditions must be met in order to set a wrap range on your AZ products. A: Information on setting the wrap function starts on page 39 of the AZ Function manual....
by om_tech_support_PB
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Linear and Rotary Actuators and Controls
Topic: Table Deflection for EAS and EZS Slides
Replies: 0
Views: 1451

Table Deflection for EAS and EZS Slides

Q: I am using your EZS3-D045-AZAAD actuator for a laser application of mine. I plan to place 6lbs about 12” away from the center of the table, and I want to make sure that the vertical deflection of the table doesn’t exceed my tolerance values. What kind of table deflection can I expect? A: First, w...
by om_tech_support_PB
Wed May 16, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Product Storage
Replies: 0
Views: 1141

Product Storage

Q: I plan to order many of your products, but store some of them away as stock until needed. In what conditions do you recommend storing your products or what steps do you recommend taking? How long can your products be stored? A: Our products don’t have a defined shelf life. As long as they are st...
by om_tech_support_PB
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Stepping Motors & Controls
Topic: AZ Multi-Axis Grid System Example
Replies: 1
Views: 2003

AZ Multi-Axis Grid System Example

The following article will give an example of a dual axis movement in which two separate AZ systems will be programmed to move through a grid system that is 5 columns across and 10 rows down; similar to the depiction on page 12 of the AZ manual. Operation of these systems can be performed using I/O ...
by om_tech_support_PB
Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Stepping Motors & Controls
Topic: AZ Multi-Axis Grid System Functions
Replies: 0
Views: 1479

AZ Multi-Axis Grid System Functions

Q: I have a dual axis packaging application in which I plan to use two of your AZ motors to drive two linear systems. I have 5 spaces across and 10 spaces down, and I would like to be able to move to all 50 spaces in one smooth motion using as little inputs as possible- similar to the photo shown n...
by om_tech_support_PB
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Torque Limiting vs Torque Control
Replies: 0
Views: 4481

Torque Limiting vs Torque Control

This forum will cover the differences between torque limiting and torque control, which products offer these features, and examples of when to use each feature. Many of our products come with either a torque limiting or torque control feature. Torque limiting is used to limit the maximum amount of t...