• Compressor Control System Basics: An Overview

    October 9, 2019
    of all manufacturing and processing industries use at least one compressor in their industrial processes. There are several different types of compressors. They all come in different models, sizes, and performance ratings. However, none is complete without a reliable control system. This article explains the uses, working, and need for compressor controls in industrial compressors.

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  • Back to PLC Basics: A Guide to the Programmable Logic Controller

    September 18, 2019
    industrial automation systems are more advanced and tech-savvy than ever before. Yet, they didn't get this way on their own! Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) form their backbone, allowing internal components to function together as a seamless unit. Join us as we take an in-depth look at PLC basics.

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  • The Applications of Electrical Terminal Blocks in Industrial Automation

    September 6, 2019
    Automating your industrial business means creating an intricate electrical system with terminal blocks. Terminal blocks help to implement signal distribution and safe energy and it's important to know more about how they work and when to use them. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about terminal blocks.

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  • Industrial Control for Genset and Basic Genset Design

    August 29, 2019
    The genset market is booming. One big reason for the uptick in sales is due to the myriad industries who need generators to help them keep their business running 24/7. And it's not just heavy industries that are increasingly relying on generators. Thanks to growing development in industrialization and urbanization, there is more demand for reliable and uninterrupted power sources worldwide. Unsure what a genset is or what it does? Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about a genset generator.

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  • How to Size a Disconnect Switch for Your Project

    August 21, 2019
    A disconnect switch may sound complicated, but it isn't. It's a simple on/off switch that cuts the power to your equipment or electrical enclosure. It's also called the main switch in many applications. Yet, though its use is straightforward, its installation can be tricky to beginners. Today, we're sharing a step-by-step guide to sizing a disconnect switch for your next project. Follow this tutorial and you'll power up your projects in no time.

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  • What is CSA Listed and When Do Electrical Products Need CSA vs UL Certification?

    August 14, 2019
    Despite common belief, you can judge a book by its cover. At least, you can judge the label of an electrical control product! If you're in the market for one, it's important to verify that any you purchase features a stamp of approval from an industry-recognized certifying body. Yet, which labels should you look out for? What do the two mean and which apply to your case? This article will teach you that and more!

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