Alignment Compliance Modules

Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Scan System enhances microprocessing productivity.

May 28, 2015

To meet demands for dynamics, precision, and long-term stability in 24/7 operation, excelliSCAN features optimized mechanical design, galvo scanners with digital angle sensors, and SCANahead servo control for dynamic laser processing. Water- and active air-cooled variants are available, and control is provided by RTC 6 control board. Available with 14 mm aperture, system exhibits stability as well as optimal heat removal under dynamic load due to mechanical design. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Robotics

Gudel Announces TrackMotion Support for New Kuka Agilus Robot

April 17, 2015

TrackMotion Overhead (TMO) module combined with KUKA Agilus results in perfect fit for Midwest Engineered Systems Inc. ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN.– Güdel's TrackMotion technology, now in its third generation, supports the new Agilus robot from KUKA. The smaller footprint of today's TrackMotion design allows the compact KUKA Agilus robot to fit in tight spaces even while extending the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Innovative Machining Robot for Model and Mold Making

April 9, 2013

Step change in technology Although the design of plastic exterior parts for the automotive industry is nowadays accomplished by means of sophisticated computer systems, traditional mold making and hand-finishing methods still dominate production. Austrian premium manufacturer POLYTEC is now using state-of-the-art robotic machining, and is thriving on it. The POLYTEC GROUP ranks as one of... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Linear Slide adds flexibility to existing robots.

August 26, 2005

Able to be floor- or ceiling-mounted, self-contained, single-axis KUKA Linear Slide adds 7th or 8th axis when used with another robot. Range of movement is managed by programmable software limit switches, with safeguard of mechanical stops. Driven by brushless ac servomotor with rack and pinion gearing, KUKA KL 250/2, KUKA KL 100, and KUKA KL 1500/2 are designed for robots with payload capacities of 6-16, 30-60, and 100-500 kg, respectively. Read More

Robotics

Electrical Module interfaces with robotic tool changers.

May 4, 2005

Compact, lightweight, G19-Swivel Electrical Module is used to pass electrical signals from robot side to tool side of quick-connect robotic tool changers. Cable can be positioned at any of 5 different angles through a 180° span to facilitate robot cable dress. Constructed of anodized high-strength aluminum alloy, module features 19-pin electrical interface, 5 A/250 Vac capacity, and mates with all R, S, and T Series tool changers. Read More

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