Safety is of utmost importance in the day-to-day operations of any system, especially a system where humans and machines work together. Learn all about Safety Instrumented Systems and what it takes to keep workers safe, and the system running smoothly!
June 29, 2020 by David Peterson
The sensors in absolute encoders output Gray code sequences which require some complicated conversion methods to be properly used. This article shows how to take the Gray code used by absolute encoders and convert it to binary.
June 12, 2020 by David Peterson
Additive manufacturing, or the more popularized term 3D printing, has become a staple for small-batch manufacturing of some products. It’s even a common sight within companies whose main product is not even a manufactured item! What makes these devices such a great choice for small manufacturing companies?
June 07, 2020 by David Peterson
There is a control theory in mathematics which deals with control systems and in sociology dealing with the behavior of individuals in a society. This article looks at how everyday actions and interactions with others can be construed as part of a large control system.
May 14, 2020 by Anish Devasia