Thank You to Our Members for Making the A3 Business Forum a Huge Success!
The A3 Business Forum attracted a record breaking crowd of nearly 700 industry leaders and executives from the motion control, robotics and machine vision industries - making this the automation industry's premier business and networking event! MCMA had its largest participation to date. If you are in the motion control industry, this is the best way to kick off the new year, every year.
The 2019 A3 Business Forum is set for January 14-16, 2019 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek in Orlando, Florida. Registration will open soon. This is a members-only event - join MCMA today so you don't miss this great event next year.
PAC Terminal (PT)
Parker Electromechanical Automation
The PT is a thin-client HMI developed to work seamlessly with the Parker Automation Controller (PAC). Learn more today.Click Here
Compact Ring Drive 250B
Nexen Group, Inc.
Built-in zero backlash locking/brake design that delivers twice the nominal torque without increasing the CRD footprint.Click Here
KinetiMax 42 EB
Allied Motion Technologies Inc.
Extremely compact, the KinetiMax 42 has a robust bearing system capable of handling high side loads.Click Here
CompletePower™ Plus Universal Drive
Takes performance, efficiency and flexibility to the next level, utilizing state-of-the-art digital drive technology.Click Here
New Micro Gripper Allows Fragile Part Handling as Low as 2.5 Gram Force
SMAC Moving Coil Actuators introduced details for their new MGR6 Series Micro Gripper.
Direct Recruiters Celebrating 35 Years in Business
Direct Recruiters, Inc. (DRI), Executive Search Firm, is proud to announce their 35th Anniversary.
Kollmorgen TBMTM Series of Direct Drive Frameless Motors Honored as Finalist in the 2018 Design News Golden Mousetrap Awards
Kollmorgen's TBM series of Direct Drive Frameless motors has been selected as a Golden Mousetrap Finalist.
Growth Leads to Management Appointments at HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION
Significant company growth and key initiatives lead to important management changes at HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION in North America.
New Catalog for Alignment of Optics & SiP: See Live Demo at Photonics West
Award-winning high-speed automated systems from PI speed up wafer-level testing and assembly tasks for SiP and Optics applications.
Smart Components For Smarter Production
Manufacturing companies looking to burnish their competitive edge are challenging industrial automation suppliers like never before.
Understanding Coordinated Motion
Coordinated motion control involves compensating for error along multiple axes simultaneously.
Software-Based Motion Delivers Performance, Flexibility
Propelled by smart drives, industrial Ethernet, and blisteringly fast processors, software-based motion control can tackle tough problems...
How to Size a Motor
Key criteria include inertia, speed, acceleration, torque, and duty cycle.
Today’s Encoders Monitor Machine Health
Onboard sensors, built-in functionality, and increased usability mark these essential feedback components.
New Product/Service News
Curtiss-Wright Sensors & Controls Launches New High Force Electric Press Actuators
Curtiss-Wright’s Sensors & Controls Division today announced the release of its newest Exlar® brand electric actuator, the FTP215.
PI Expands Its Family of Digital Piezo Nanopositioning Controllers
Industry leader in motion control and nanopositioning solutions PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. has expanded its successful E-709 family of controllers
Bodine’s New Planetary PMDC Gearmotors Provide up to Twice the Torque
Bodine Electric Company introduces the new type 24A4-60P planetary gearmotor. This integral gearmotor combines Bodine’s high-performance type 24A PMDC motor
HEIDENHAIN Introduces New AMO Multi-Section Linear Encoder
HEIDENHAIN is pleased to announce the addition of an exciting new product – the AMO LMF 9310 multi-section linear encoder.
Servo motors with maximum torque density
Dynamic powerhouse added to B&R's servo motor lineup