Other Robotic Accessories

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Self-Propelled Mobile Manipulator improves safety, efficacy.

May 6, 2016

Installed on RBC-6000-SPBW Reversible Boom Crane, manipulator with gripper handles and articulates large items. Axes consist of lift, extend, pitch, roll and grip (2,000 lb max), and lift from ground level height to 12 ft. Addition of yaw axis and powered mast rotation increases total functions to 7. Ranges are 130° for pitch axis, 180° for roll axis, and 90° to left and 90° to right (parallel to boom) for yaw axis. Infinitely variable speed control and 90° steering capability are also standard. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Precise Automation Collaborative Robots Measured and Certified by TUV to Exert Forces Within Collaborative Robot Guidelines

April 28, 2016

Fremont, California – TUV has measured and certified that the forces exerted by all Precise Automation collaborative robots (including SCARA, six-axis and Cartesian configurations) exert forces that are within the guidelines defined by the recent ISO/TS 15066 Standard on Collaborative Robots. Even maximum speed collisions in free space are well under the ISO force limits for operator safety. ... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Telemetrics Displays Feature-Rich, Cost-Effective Camera Robotics Products at NAB 2016

April 26, 2016

Offers Full Complement of Camera Robotics Hardware for Any Studio Application Las Vegas, NV  - Telemetrics. Inc. is demonstrating a wide selection of the company’s industry leading hardware-based camera robotics production products here at NAB. The innovative product line-up, part of Telemetrics’ rich heritage of camera control products and software systems, addresses critical industry... Read More

Robotics, Vision Systems

Microscan Presents Advanced Vision Topics and VGR at the Vision Show 2016

April 26, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will present vision-guided robotics at its booth, offer considerations for robotics vision software at AIA’s HOT Corner discussion series, and instruct a lighting course as part of the AIA Certified Vision Professional (CVP) training program taking place... Read More

Robotics

ABB to Feature Two YuMi dual-arm, Collaborative Robot Demos at the 2016 Vision Show, May 3rd - 5th in Boston

April 15, 2016

The vision compatible YuMi is specifically designed to meet the flexible and agile production needs of small parts assembly and handling applications. AUBURN HILLS, Mich.  - ABB Robotics will feature two YuMi® collaborative robot demos at the 2016 Vision Show, May 3rd - 5th at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston (Booth #303). Sponsored by the Automated Imaging Association (AIA), the show... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Robotic Shuttle System automates order fulfillment.

April 6, 2016

To fully automate order fulfillment, solution integrates AS/RS shuttle technology with articulated robotic arm featuring vision technology and suction end-of-arm tooling. Design delivers flexibility needed to handle high volumes of individual orders for operations in eCommerce fulfillment and promotes productivity and accuracy over manual processes. Also, adaptability lets operations accommodate changing order profiles and manage SKU proliferation while redeploying labor resources. Read More

Robotics, Services

ABB to Feature an IRB 1200 Robot Paired with the PickOne Perception System at MODEX 2016 in Atlanta

March 24, 2016

The innovative vision system is designed for singulation tasks often found in Third Party Logistics and Mail Order Fulfillment Companies AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – ABB Robotics will feature an IRB 1200 robot paired with the PickOne Perception system at MODEX 2016, April 4th -7th at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. PickOne is an innovative vision system designed for singulation... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Bastian Solutions to Distribute Servus Technology in North America

March 22, 2016

Robotic shuttle system combines storage and transportation to create seamless product handling from receiving to shipping. Indianapolis, IN – Bastian Solutions, a global material handling systems integrator, announced today a partnership with Servus Intralogistics to distribute and integrate the company’s robotic shuttle system in North America. “The Servus technology offers our... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Pilz at the Hannover Messe - Automation Your Way

March 1, 2016

CANTON, Michigan – Under the motto "We automate. Safely." Pilz will be presenting industry solutions and services for safety and automation at this year's Hannover Messe April 25 - 29, 2016. The automation company will also be presenting its product innovations from the fields of "Sensor technology" - including a world first - and "Operating and monitoring". Safe human-robot... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Robotics

Tru-D SmartUVC Robot Gives Patient Peace of Mind

March 1, 2016

Cutting-edge UV technology provides safe hospital environment MEMPHIS, Tenn., – The value and benefits of Tru-D SmartUVC are quickly becoming widely known beyond hospital staff and medical professionals. The demand for Tru-D is now being heard from patients and their families, who want to ensure they receive the highest level of care possible. With his wife's history of infections... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Robotics

Bottle Gripper Head Solutions from ANVER Corp. Address Demanding Manufacturing Challenges

February 15, 2016

Pneumatic-Powered Bottling Pick-Up Grab Heads for Use with Major Lines of New or Replacement Bottling Machinery Hudson, MA – ANVER Corporation, a leader in vacuum handling technology, announces its line of pneumatic-powered bottling pick-up heads for robotic and automation equipment, utilizing inflatable bladders and pneumatically actuated mechanical grippers to gently grasp bottles from... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

ABB to Feature its New YuMi Dual Arm, Collaborative Robot at ATX West 2016 in Anaheim

February 5, 2016

Additional demos include a high speed picking system, the large work envelope IRB 1200 robot, and the ultra-compact FlexFeeder flexible parts feeding system. AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - ABB Robotics will feature YuMi®, the world’s first truly collaborative dual-arm industrial robot, at ATX West 2016, February 9th - 11th at the Anaheim Convention Center (Booth # 4320). YuMi is specifically... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Rapid Mechatronic Gripper handles small parts.

January 28, 2016

Available in size 25, Model EGP 25 provides stroke of 3 mm per finger. Optional EGP 25 Speed version reduces internal gear ratio, exchanging grip force for speed to open or close in 0.03 seconds. With grip force of 13 N, unit is capable of handling parts up to 0.05 kg. Maintenance-free servomotors as well as powerful junction roller guide guarantee maximum efficiency, making electric IP30-rated gripper suitable for demanding pick and place applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Desktop Soldering Robots minimize rejects via repeatability.

December 22, 2015

Used to replace current hand soldering applications or bring outsourced applications in-house, F7000SR series delivers repeatability that minimizes amount of rejects. Built-in solder tip cleaning station helps prolong life of soldering head and reduces down time for cleanings. Designed to handle solder diameters from 0.6–1.2 mm, system also offers fully adjustable temperature control. Functionality and capabilities accommodate diverse soldering applications. Read More

Robotics, Services

Crescent Industries Explores the Advantages of 3D Printed Parts in the Injection Molding Process

December 1, 2015

The remarkable breakthroughs offered by 3D printing have made a major impact on the injection molding process and industry. Also called "additive manufacturing", 3D printing produces parts through a material layering process. Often used to prototype a product, this process can act as a final design proving - as well as a means to assess the final design. This means providing a simple method... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Sheet Metal Gripper supports press transfer applications.

November 16, 2015

Providing 1,000 N grip force, Accelerate® Sheet Metal Gripper features non-protruding jaw design that operates in tight spaces. Unit offers 30° or 75° opening angles, 33 ms grip and release actuation time, and 3 sensor options. Bottom jaw features integrated part-present sensor, while side-mounted, double-blank sensor is adjustable and prevents incorrect material pickups. Side-mounted, optical-material sensor option works with all metals, including aluminum. Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Global Contract Manufacturing (GCM) Invests in State-of-the-Art Technology Upgrade to its Robotic Welding Operations

November 4, 2015

GCM, a Hi-Tech Manufacturing, LLC company, announces a major upgrade to its robotic welding operations with the purchase of the Power Wave R350 power source and companion software and production monitoring tools from Lincoln Electric Company, Cleveland, OH.  The Power Wave R350 is a next generation robotic welding power source that utilizes Waveform Control Technology™ to optimize arc... Read More

Robotics

Renishaw Neuromate Frameless Gen II Cleared by the FDA

October 16, 2015

Stereotactic robot has application in broad range of neurosurgical procedures, first U.S. installation at Philadelphia’s Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. The U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA) has issued clearance for Renishaw’s neuromate® frameless Gen II stereotactic robotic system. Neuromate provides a platform for a broad range of functional neurosurgical procedures... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Robotics

ABB to Feature Its Flexible Robotic Gear Handling Cell Technology at Gear Expo 2015

October 14, 2015

The cell is used to transfer gears between alloy trays and baskets in the heat treatment process, replacing manual handling and improving system performance and uptime. AUBURN HILLS, Mich.  - ABB Robotics will feature its Robotic Gear Handling Cell technology at Gear Expo 2015, October 20th – 22nd at the Cobo Center in Detroit (Booth # 1039). The cell is used to transfer gears between... Read More

Packaging Equipment, Robotics

Yaskawa Motoman, R/X Automation Solutions and Universal Robotics Announce Strategic Partnership

September 24, 2015

Dayton, OH – The Motoman Robotics Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. (Yaskawa Motoman), R/X Automation Solutions (RXAS) and Universal Robotics have formed a strategic partnership to deliver robotic pharmacy order fulfillment systems. The robotic system will provide complete verification of National Drug Code bar codes and validation of robotically placed patient labels for pharmacy unit of use... Read More