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Motion Control Basics: Accuracy and Repeatability

In the automation world, there are terms that people use interchangeably, but in fact mean very different things. For example, ‘accuracy’ and ‘repeatability’ — two of the most important specifications when you’re selecting a rotary or linear stage. In this Motion Control Basics video, we explain the difference between accuracy and repeatability, and show you how it relates to linear stage travel.