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Kollmorgen’s Motion 101 course immerses learners in the world of servo motors, drives, feedback devices and more. Now, by popular demand, we’re offering Motion 101: Online, a three-session webinar that anyone can enjoy from anywhere. Register today and be ready to learn all about the advanced technologies and exciting possibilities of servo motion. Each session will run approximately 90 minutes.

Session 1
  • How an electric motor works
  • How a servo system works
  • Different types of servo motors and when to use them

Thursday, October 22, 2020
10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. ET

Session 2
  • Feedback: what it is, why it’s important and different types
  • Inertia and how it affects servo systems
  • How inertia and feedback systems affect application performance

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. ET

Session 3
  • How unintended motion, or compliance, affects motion systems
  • How to minimize compliance using direct drive
  • How to size motors using the Motioneering sizing tool

Thursday, October 29, 2020
10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. ET

About the Presenter

Gordon Ritchie has over 31 years of experience partnering with machine builders to design motion solutions across the broadest array of applications. He teaches more than 60 technical motion classes each year as well as mentoring application and technical support teams. Gordon is an avid learner who enjoys the Blue Ridge Mountains, photography and videography.

Kollmorgen webinar - Motion 101
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Presenter(s): 
Gordon Ritchie, Manager, Technical Training