The term slewing is also found in motion control applications. Often the slew axis is combined with other axis to form a motion profile.
US Patent Issued to Kobe Steel, Kobelco Cranes on Aug. 20 for "Slewing Stop Control Apparatus and Method for Slewing Type Working Machine" (Japanese Inventors)
Aug 20, 2013; ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 20 -- United States Patent no. 8,511,490, issued on Aug. 20, was assigned to Kobe Steel Ltd. (Kobe-shi,...