Positioning of Traveling Units with Position Encoding System WCS [Movie]
By fitting the traveling unit with a WCS read head, the position data is always known to the control room, optimizing and increasing uptime and production throughout the entire plant. The robust construction of the WCS position encoding system guarantees reliable operation in adverse environments. The system is used in the automotive industry in the welding and underseal plants as well as in paint lines.
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