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Mouse over the green markers on your computer screen to identify each part of the motor system — motor, gearing, control logic and power, fieldbus interface, encoder and brake — all put together into a compact plug-and-play motion control system. The units are ruggedized for applications from factory automation all the way to solar tracking.