Data Reliability with Slip Rings in Construction Equipment

GLENN DORSEY, CHRISTOPH DAUN | May 1, 2019

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Slip rings are used to communicate with and provide power to rotating platforms. A wide variety of construction equipment uses slip rings to power and communicate with a rotating cab. As the bandwidth of these communication channels begins to increase, it is critical to incorporate slip ring technology that can reliably transmit high-speed data in the harsh environments experienced by construction equipment slip rings.

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