Electrical Noise Issues with EtherCAT CNC and Plasma Systems

  Electrical Noise or Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) has once again become a concern, with the new network enabled crop of CNC/Motion Controllers. The design and installation of retrofits (and new machines) requires more attention to shielding, internal and external.  Noise was a major problem in the early days, as not much was done with…
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Plasma Technologies PT A 100 Press Release

Plasma Technologies Announces a Replacement (PT A100) for Hypertherm's Discontinued Edge Pro TI The PT A100 is ideal for Small - Medium sized cutting machines in need of a long over due update. This compact system is designed for a quick upgrade with limited downtime. CANAAN, N.H. - Sept. 7, 2018 - PRLog -- Plasma Technologies replacement (PT A100) includes…
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Things to consider when updating (retrofitting) your aging cutting machine

We recently came across this article from thefabricator.com  This spells out all of the things to consider when updating an older machine.  These are all things we review with our customers but still a good read with great information. Items outlined in article to review Table Location Power Track Power source Cutting gases used Grounding…
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Plasma Technologies Press Release

Plasma Technologies announces drive solutions for Hypertherm Edge Connect CNC's CANAAN, N.H. - Jan. 30, 2018 - PRLog -- New Hampshire,- Plasma Technologies, a leader in manufacturing cutting machine retrofit systems, has recently announced an offering of Digital Servo Drives for the new Hypertherm Edge Connect CNC Product Line. Hypertherm is replacing their Edge Pro Analog CNC systems with the…
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