August 15, 2022

Pick the Right HMI for Your Automation Project

Nearly every automated machine or system in today’s world has some sort of interface that allows a human worker to interact with it and that is where an HMI comes in. These human-machine interfaces (HMIs) are crucial […]
August 9, 2022

Motor Management 101

A substantial number of electric motors are present in almost every industry. These items can be kept on hand as spares or used right away. Many can be found in even small operations, but in […]
August 1, 2022

Automate Your Welding System with Cobots

Join Motion Ai and THG Automation for this informative webinar and learn about the first robotic welding system (Fronius) that combines the collaborative robot capabilities of Universal Robots UR10e with the leading-edge weld process control […]
July 25, 2022

Bearing Protection for AC Motors

All bearings are subject to wear and damage, and the bearings inside your AC induction motor are no exception. A potential cause  for bearing damage in an AC motor is when motors are driven by VFDs (Variable […]
July 25, 2022

Do You Know Your Sensors?

In virtually every Industrial machine application, you will find a sensor (or many)  providing feedback to the machine control system. But do you know how to choose the right sensor type for your needs? Sensors […]
July 24, 2022

Bridge Information Gaps and Improve Manufacturing Quality

Bridging information gaps can greatly improve manufacturing quality as well as employee sentiment. Quality is a strategic consideration for any manufacturer. It is a driver of both profits and customer loyalty. While many people know that […]
July 24, 2022

7 Electrical Safety Tips for Engineers

Electrical safety is vital for those that work in the field. Which voltages are safe for work? With many electrical incidents, current is the critical factor that determines safety, with Ohm’s Law (V=IR) deciding the […]
July 16, 2022

Machine Vision Saves Time and Money

Increase product quality, efficiency & ROI Integro Technologies, the machine vision division of Motion Ai, is a leading turnkey machine vision system integration and machine-building company. Integro provides engineered solutions throughout North America and to international […]
July 14, 2022

Motion Control Components: The Basics

Motion Control Systems Motion control systems are any system that control one or more of the following of a machine: its position, velocity, force, and/or pressure. They generally consist of the follow components: Motion controller: […]
June 29, 2022

‘Safety First’ Applies to Automation Too

Automation does not equal a 100% safe work environment. Safety is always a factor when it comes to industrial automation systems, especially those that involve humans working closely with robotic systems and fast-moving heavy machinery. […]