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  Question Posted Date

Can the standard GA800 LCD keypad be used on the GA500?

09/30/2019

Can the speed reference to a V7 Drive be switched 'on the fly' between run and jog?

07/13/2004

Can the SMC-2000 and/ or SMC-3010 be switched into and out of gearing while the motor is moving?

10/12/2001

Can the Sigma SD run a legacy Yaskawa spindle motor?

02/21/2018

Can the Sigma II SGDH Servopack provide analog monitors on the 1CN connector like the Sigma I SGDB Servopack?

07/13/2004

Can the Sigma II absolute encoder data be preserved when the encoder cable is removed?

02/11/2005

Can the SGDH encoder output be used when an NS card is attached?

09/21/2004

Can the SGDG be configured to run with motors equipped with absolute encoders?

09/05/2001

Can the SD run another manufacturer’s spindle motor?

02/21/2018

Can the same hand-held digital operator panel (Yaskawa # JUSP-OP02A-1) be used in conjunction with Sigma II amplifiers as used with the Sigma I?

07/13/2004

Can the PID in the V7 Drive be used for positioning?

10/09/2014

Can the operator on the V7 Drive be removed and remotely mounted?

10/27/2005

Can the NS600 be tested using serial commands sent from a PC?

03/26/2014

Can the MP920 change the parameters in an SGDH amplifier?

08/19/2004

Can the MP2300 control a servo's position with a torque mode amplifier over MechatroLink?

07/25/2005

Can the motor brake output (/BK) on an EtherCAT SERVOPACK be controlled by the EtherCAT Master?

11/03/2017

Can the MotionWorks IEC Pro template project be used for most Compass applications?

05/21/2020

Can the LIO-01/-02/-06 for the MPiec Controller take a single-ended encoder input?

07/08/2013

Can the linear encoder be mounted "backwards" (positive direction of linear encoder opposite to positive direction of linear motor)?

04/28/2003

Can the LEGEND amplifier accept a 5VDC input to enable the motor?

10/31/2002

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