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What is a Proximity Sensor?

What is a Proximity Sensor?

What is a proximity sensor? A proximity sensor is used to detect nearby objects…without touching them. Another way of saying this is ‘non-contact object detection’. How does this happen? Usually a proximity sensor sends out an electromagnetic field or a beam...
Most recommended VFD for Bridgeport Mills

Most recommended VFD for Bridgeport Mills

A popular question we are often asked is which VFD we would recommend using with a Bridgeport Mill.  Generally our go to answer is the SMV vector by AC TECH LENZE. Why, you may ask? Well, it really comes down to five key points: This model has very good “Sensorless...
Teco Drive Replacement Cheat Sheet

Teco Drive Replacement Cheat Sheet

Teco Westinghouse has been upgrading and replacing a number of their drives, so we wanted to create a handy dandy cheat sheet for our customers. PA7300 was replaced by the EQ5 and is now the EQ7 Series JNEV was replaced by the L510 Series MA7200 ending in -N1 (NEMA 1)...
What is an Industrial Light Curtain?

What is an Industrial Light Curtain?

Safety…safety…safety… The entire purpose of a “safety” light curtain is to protect humans from dangerous machinery. “Dangerous machinery” is considered any machine or piece of equipment that moves in a way that could cause injury or kill you.  So what do light...