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Is servo feedback the key to system performance? The role of feedback is to constantly send motor performance data to the drive, which uses this information to continually adjust servo commands. Selecting the wrong feedback device can have devastating effects and bring your machine to a standstill. Kollmorgen motion expert Kenny Hampton will review various feedback devices, discuss the pros and cons of each, and offer practical guidance for making the right choice for your application.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Identify key feedback characteristics
  • Maximize machine uptime by choosing the correct feedback device for the machine’s environment
  • Increase system performance through optimum feedback resolution
Kollmorgen, Resolving Servo Feedback Choices

About the Presenter(s)

Kenny Hampton, Application Engineer
Kenny Hampton is an experienced Level 2 Applications Engineer with over 26 years of experience supporting Kollmorgen motion customers. Kenny is also an instructor for the Kollmorgen S700, AKD and AKD BASIC Training Courses, and Advanced AKD Tuning.