Tag Archives: mobile

Mobile robots projected to transform material handling and logistics industries

Mobile robots are expected to become a $150 billion market by 2038 according to a report by…


Terms and acronyms for mobile electronic controls

Understanding the terms and language for mobile electronic control systems is crucial. Highlighted…

Encoder diagnostics tool for mobile use

Heidenhain’s PWT 100 is a compact device designed for checking the function and adjustment of encoders, and is ideal for mobile use. The PWT 100 incorporates a 4.3-in. touchscreen used for display and operation, along with supporting multiple serial interfaces such as EnDat 2.2, Fanuc serial interface, Mitsubishi high-speed interface, and Panasonic serial interface. Further feedback options, along with incremental signals, will become available in the future through software expansions and firmware updates. The PWT 100 supports a variety of functions depending on the encoder or the interface. The PWT 100 can be ordered with or without a service case and may come with a wall adapter power supply depending on the order. Heidenhain Corporation http://www.heidenhain.com