Encoder Tutorials & Guides

A Quick Guide To Selecting Encoders And Other Feedback Devices

A quick guide to selecting encoders and other feedback devicesDiverse worldwide applications use feedback sensors for speed and/or position control. This white paper presents guidelines for selecting a feedback device for an application based on requirements for accuracy, speed, control bandwidth, ambient conditions, and more.

A Basic Guide: How Feedback Encoder Devices Operate

A basic guide how feedback encoder devices operateFeedback is used in closed loop systems in applications across all markets to control speed and/or position, and it has an important role in keeping equipment operating smoothly and accurately. This guide provides an overview on open and closed loop systems, hall sensors, and also covers encoder options, resolvers, and more.