Industrial Automation and Control News

How to Adjust the Cams on a Rotary Gear Limit Switch

Tecno Elettrica Ravasi (TER) has acquired decades of experience in designing and manufacturing the Rotary Gear Limit Switch. Rotary Gear Limit Switches control and measure the movement of industrial machines. In simple terms, the revolutions of the shaft are transmitted to a cam switch mechanism in which mechanical switching contacts are actuated. TER offers four… Read more »

25th Anniversary of Springer Controls Company

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As Springer Controls celebrates its 25th Anniversary this year, we wanted to take time to reflect on the path that brought us to where we are today. Our mission, from the beginning, has always been this: “At the heart of Springer Controls Company is our vision to be a company that is admired for its… Read more »

Springer Controls Launches New E-commerce Website

Springer Controls of Yulee, Florida, is proud to announce the launch of their new e-commerce website ( Springer Controls is a manufacturer and distributor of electrical control and industrial products, from simple motor starters, crane and hoist controls, and signal lights and push-button control stations. Springer Controls is uniquely positioned as both an OEM manufacturer… Read more »

Creative Conners Uses the Base Rotary Gear Limit Switch in New Spotline Mini Hoist

Creative Conners in Warren, Rhode Island is a leading automation company in theater and stage show productions. They identified a market need for an affordable, easy-to-use, compact hoist that could be used in a variety of live entertainment applications like raising and lowering chandeliers, signs, banners, and scenery up to 160lbs. In order to satisfy… Read more »