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Non-Contact Solar Wafer End Effector handles thin solar cells.
Portable Tools

Non-Contact Solar Wafer End Effector handles thin solar cells.

Utilizing Non-Contact Transfer units (NCT), End Effector creates dynamic lifting force using positive airflow to handle solar PV wafers without physical contact with their surface. Edge guides align and constrain wafer during transport, while presence sensor enables constant detection and feedback for integration with SCARA, 6-axis, or Cartesian robots. Unit is available for 156 mm...

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Drive Module supports 5 axes of brushed/brushless motors.
Controls & Controllers

Drive Module supports 5 axes of brushed/brushless motors.

Measuring 120 x 140 x 20 mm, 5-Axis Drive Card operates with NYCe4000 motion control system, which controls applications in semiconductor, solar, and metrology industry. Card uses PWM amplifiers that handle up to 70 W and can be configured to accommodate brushed or brushless motors. Tight integration of I/O with drive allows functions such as high-speed position capturing, laser synchronization,...

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Heckert Solar Manufactures Photovoltaic Modules on Rexroth's TSsolar Transfer System
Material Handling & Storage

Heckert Solar Manufactures Photovoltaic Modules on Rexroth's TSsolar Transfer System

Energy Meets Quality At Heckert Solar, based in Chemnitz, Germany, energy and quality come together to enable modern environmental protection through sophisticated production and product know-how. The photovoltaic specialist uses the Rexroth TSsolar transfer system to transport powerful, yet fragile, modules. The exact positioning afforded by the system was the main reason for choosing Rexroth....

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Configuring Complex Multi-Axis Systems with a Few Mouse Clicks New Online Program from Rexroth Facilitates Configuration
Software

Configuring Complex Multi-Axis Systems with a Few Mouse Clicks New Online Program from Rexroth Facilitates Configuration

The camoSELECT tool provides users with a concrete solution proposal just a few minutes after the application data has been entered. The new camoSELECT tool from Rexroth can provide quick solution proposals with all relevant information concerning price, delivery time, and CAD data for simple to complex multiple-axis systems. This is achieved by focusing on the requirements of the respective...

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Bosch Rexroth Receives 'MI Earth Day Award'
Mechanical Power Transmission

Bosch Rexroth Receives 'MI Earth Day Award'

(Rochester Hills, MI - www.boschrexroth-us.com) Bosch Rexroth, one of the world's leading specialists in drive and control technologies, received an MI Earth Day Award during the MI Earth Day Fest, an annual three-day event held April 22-24 in Rochester, Michigan. The event is Michigan's largest Earth Day gathering, with nearly 100,000 attendees anticipated. The award was created to recognize a...

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Joystick-Based Remote Control facilitates ship maneuvering.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Joystick-Based Remote Control facilitates ship maneuvering.

Marex OS II-3D offers traditional control head as well as remote control that can be extended on request by joystick, which lets captain control entire ship with only one hand. Eliminating need to coordinate drive components individually, 3-axis joystick integrates all propulsion components. Captain can decide at any time whether to use traditional control levers together with lever for bow and...

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Calculation Software helps configure MGE linear guides.
Software

Calculation Software helps configure MGE linear guides.

Linear Motion Designer LF-MGE helps select right guide bearing sizes and optimum motor/gear combination to ensure long service life for Rexroth MGE linear guides. After users enter process data for dynamics, masses, and forces, software automatically calculates service life of individual guide bearings. Program checks selected size and, if necessary, suggests axes with higher load-carrying...

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Pneumatic Bellow Actuators resist weather/acids/chemicals.
Mechanical Power Transmission

Pneumatic Bellow Actuators resist weather/acids/chemicals.

Cylinders in BCS series are equipped with 1.4301 SS passivated plate, and are resistant to corrosion and acids as well as many detergents. Units have working diameters of 150-400 mm and, depending on series, strokes up to 273 mm are possible. Featuring diameters of 150-385 mm and operating temperatures of -20 to +130°C, BCE series include epichlorohydrin rubber that resists media, acids,...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Bosch Develops New Motorcycle Antilock Braking System

o World's first brake control system developed specifically for motorcycles o Potential to greatly advance motorcycle safety o Smallest and lightest life-saving technology receives 3rd innovation award Bosch has recently developed a new generation antilock braking system (ABS) for motorcycles which has the potential to prevent 38 per cent of motorcycle accidents involving personal injury and 48...

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Tubular Framing System improves lean factory efficiency.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Tubular Framing System improves lean factory efficiency.

Used to create new solutions or optimize/extend old ones, EcoShape facilitates construction of custom workstations, material shuttles, and flow racks. It is based on reusable and recyclable anodized aluminum profiles and also includes caps and bolted-together connection elements. Special adapters are also available for applications requiring high load-bearing capacities. Use helps improve...

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