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A number of older sercos-related articles, OEM application notes and case histories are listed below:

FDT extends to support factory automation and Sercos - Drives & Controls, December 12, 2011

Machine Design: Reducing Case Packer Cost and Complexity - AutomationWorld.com, December 1, 2011 This application is covered in additional detail in How to Streamline the Energy Needs of Case Packers, DesignWorldonline.com, February 9, 2012

Sercos Defines Parameters for Reducing Energy Consumption of Machines - SustainablePlant.com, November 23, 2011

TI says Cortex A8 chip cuts cost in industrial design - ElectronicsWeekly.com, November 23, 2011
(Read more about the Cortex A8 Sercos solution on page 26 of Sercos News #2-2011.)

Emerging Regulation and Flexible Architecture Grow Support for CIP Safety - ARC Advisory Group, November 17, 2011

Drive and Control Leads to Smoother Packaging - Chem.info, October 17, 2011

Drive And Control System Leads To Smoother Machine - IMPO Magazine, June 24, 2011

Precise Automation of Nanostructures - Design World, July 07, 2011

One Controller Handles Three Delta Robots - Packaging World, June 2011

Inside Machines: How to Select a Motion Control Network - Control Engineering, May 25, 2011

Integrated motion-control technology at brewery boosts speed and accuracy of its packaging machine - Packaging Digest, April 21, 2011

SERCOS Energy Specification Released - Design News, March 8, 2011

SERCOS III Used for Integrated Robot-Fed Flow-Wrapping Machine - MachineBuilding.net, February 23, 2011

SERCOS III Adds FDT Extension - Design News, January 4, 2011

Energy Efficiency Drives Product Innovation (Article on SERCOS Energy Profile) - Motion System Design, January 2011

Integration is the core of this OEM’s business model - Packaging World, January 2011

J&J Ortho employs total cost of ownership approach in Puerto Rico - Packaging World, September 22, 2010

High-Speed Pouching Saves Time and Energy - Design News, September 20, 2010

Industrial Ethernet: SERCOS III -- Control Engineering, September 20, 2010

Pneumatics Integrates With Electronics - Automation World, May 2010

Food packaging: New packaging line for Jelly Belly Candy - Packaging Digest, April 1, 2010

Stacker Turns Green With Energy - ControlDesign.com, March 3, 2010

Producing snacks in great shape - ReliablePlant.com

Automation, motion control raise production for tea packaging machine - Reliable Plant Magazine, December 2009

Automation Drives Efficiency, Lowers Cost for Case Packer - Packaging Digest, September 21, 2009

Manufacturers Unify Networking Hardware and Reduce Costs - Design News, June 15, 2009

Networking Technologies Enhance Automation Control - Design News, May 29, 2009

Precision Stonecutting -- Integrated Controls, CNC Boost Productivity in Cutting Saw/Waterjet System - Design News, April 13, 2009

Servos Save Energy and Speed Palletizer For Beverage Packaging - DrivesMag, February 24, 2009

18 Servo Modules Power 17 CPM Case/Tray Packer - Packworld.com, September 22, 2008

Servos Help Pick a Pack - Design World, April 12, 2007

How Ethernet Changes Sercos - Design World, March 12, 2007

OEM Boosts Performance & Flexibility of Horizontal Flow Wrapper, September 1, 2005

PC/Servo Bag-in-Box Solution - Packaging World Magazine, September 2005