Choosing the Right Encoder

  Manufacturers’ needs with respect to encoders are diverse. Measurement accuracy, precision, resolution, size, durability and cost are all factors that affect the purchasing decision. Taking time to select the appropriate encoder solution for the system’s intended purpose produces the best results. The goal of this technical brief is to summarize the types of encoders

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Continuous Remote Monitoring Helps Car Washes Run More Effectively

The U.S. Census Bureau estimates there are more than 100,000 car wash facilities throughout the country with Americans spending $5.8 billion annually to have their vehicles cleaned and detailed. In fact, over the last two decades, the number of car owners opting for car wash and auto detailing services has increased exponentially, and industry revenue

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Five Ways QuickFit™ Oil Change System Can Increase Your Equipment ROI

Quick Fit Oil Change

It’s time for a scheduled oil change—a routine maintenance procedure critical to the operation and life expectancy of your company’s machinery and vehicles. A little downtime and a few hours of work, and you’re back in business, right? Let’s take an up-close look at the hidden costs associated with a ‘simple’ oil change, which can

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Design & Solve: How To Properly Handle Bearings to Prevent Failure

How To Properly Handle Bearings to Prevent Failure

Note: This video originally appears on Kaman Distribution’s YouTube channel. Subscribe today and follow all of our helpful tips and supplier updates.   I am Ron Sheppard. With over 22 years at Kaman Industrial Technologies, I have witnessed first-hand, the importance of proper handling of bearings, as well as the repercussions of poor bearing handling.

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