What the Heck is a Drive and how does it work? ABB Drives and Controls Explains in this Super Cool Video.

What the Heck is an AC Drive and How Does it Work? ABB Drives and Controls Explains in this Super Cool Video

Today, electric motors have become ubiquitous in industry as well as everyday life. As the have become more and more common, their applications have become more diverse. These diverse applications call on specialized ways to control and harness the power of the motor. To understand a drive, you must first understand how a motor works. Unlike a gasoline or diesel …

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Classification 2.0 PARTsolutions Strategic Parts Management

With Classification 2.0 PARTsolutions Strategic Parts Management Software does the Heavy Lifting

Only a few companies have a classification system for their standard, supplier and company parts, because manual classification is very complex and above all, prone to error. CADENAS PARTsolutions offers a simple and quick solution with Classification 2.0 and the Strategic Parts Management software PARTsolutions. According to a recent survey by CADENAS, 43% of companies have no classification for their …

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Does your interactive part configurator keep your visitors on your site? (It really should.)

Does your interactive part configurator keep your visitors on your site? (It really should.)

Imagine for a moment that you’re going to your local office supply store to buy a new desk chair. You walk in the store, ask an associate to point you toward the chairs, and meander to the correct aisle. There are a dozen options and you need to make some decisions—High or low back? Leather, fabric, or mesh? What color? …

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Without Strategic Parts Management your team is dumpster diving for parts.

A Case for Strategic Parts Management: Your Engineering Team is Dumpster Diving for Parts

It’ true. Your Engineering team is currently swimming head-first in the digital garbage bin. They’re hunting for parts outside of every PLM and ERP rule set you have painstakingly set-up. It’s not the quality or accuracy of the CAD models which makes them a problem for a PLM administrator. The problem is HOW these parts are acquired and stored internally. Usually unauthorized downloads …

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