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Omron to Debut New Autonomous Mobile Manipulator, Robotiq Vacuum Grippers and More at PACK EXPO 2019
Manipulators

Omron to Debut New Autonomous Mobile Manipulator, Robotiq Vacuum Grippers and More at PACK EXPO 2019

Omron Automation Americas, an industry leader in end-to-end automation solutions, will be demonstrating an interactive collection of manufacturing equipment – including an autonomous mobile manipulator and new Robotiq vacuum grippers for the Omron TM Series cobot – at PACK EXPO this year to showcase the possibilities for human-machine collaboration. Hoffman Estates, IL., August 28, 2019 –...

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VERSA® Telemanipulator features three-piece design.
Manipulators

VERSA® Telemanipulator features three-piece design.

VERSA® Telemanipulator is available in medium and heavy duty variants with 20 lbs and 50 lbs lifting capacities respectively. Unit is suitable for remote-handling applications and comes with VR8 handle system. Product offers manual command arm indexing which enables user height adjustment, removable / changeable wrist joints, remote-mounted drive system, and a seal tube. This device features a...

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Multi-Probe Micromanipulator features optional joystick control.
Manipulators

Multi-Probe Micromanipulator features optional joystick control.

Allowing independent positioning of five or more probe arms, Multi-Probe Micromanipulator is optimized for insertion of silicon probes for electrophysiology and optogenetics. Using USB to connect up to five arms to PC, unit controls 15 axes of automated motions using motion control software. Compatible with tetrodes, device features motorized positioners with piezoelectric motors and embedded...

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FIPA Develops Flexible, Cost-Effective Vacuum Gripper Solution for Repacking Application
Manipulators

FIPA Develops Flexible, Cost-Effective Vacuum Gripper Solution for Repacking Application

Mounted on a Z-axis for vertical lift capabilities, the custom vacuum gripper based on FIPA’s TC Series can handle both individual boxes whole layers, regardless of the package position & size, without changing grippers or wasting vacuum flow CARY, N.C. — FIPA Inc., a leading manufacturer of advanced vacuum technology, gripper systems, air nippers, tube lifters, and End-of-Arm-Tooling (EOAT),...

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Self-Propelled Mobile Manipulator improves safety, efficacy.
Fixed Cranes

Self-Propelled Mobile Manipulator improves safety, efficacy.

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...

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Adjustable Vacuum Tweezer handles fragile components.
Manipulators

Adjustable Vacuum Tweezer handles fragile components.

Available in various models to suit handling application requirements, ADJUST-A-VAC handles very thin/delicate substrates, wafers, MEMS devices, and other fragile components. Adjustable vacuum level, from 1–10 in. of mercury, lets operator limit force applied to part, while integrated 10-segment bar graph display visibly shows present vacuum level. Vacuum port integrates user-replaceable inlet...

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Redefining the SI Unit of Mass: Heason's UHV Compatible and Non-magnetic Motion System Technology Helps PTB Find a Successor to the Original Kilogram
Miscellaneous Controls

Redefining the SI Unit of Mass: Heason's UHV Compatible and Non-magnetic Motion System Technology Helps PTB Find a Successor to the Original Kilogram

Slinfold, UK – Heason Technology has recently completed the design and supply of a UHV compatible and completely non-magnetic 3-axis manipulator, commissioned for use by the German national metrology institute, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), that is being used to microposition a very special one kilogram silicon sphere that could play a significant role in the redefinition of the...

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Remote Manipulator increases safety for water jet operators.
Manipulators

Remote Manipulator increases safety for water jet operators.

Automated Remote Manipulator (ARM) lets operator manipulate, from safety ofÂ- climate-controlled cab, accessories using convenient joystick controls for positioning as well as starting/stopping flow of water at pressures up to 40,000 psi. Increasing operator protection while reducing downtime, this semi-automated water jet system features specialized tooling mounted on arm...

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Pipe Handling System aids horizontal/directional drilling.
Pipe and Piping

Pipe Handling System aids horizontal/directional drilling.

Utilizing wireless remote controller operation and vacuum-lifting technology, HDD Pipe Handling SystemÂ- tilts and places drill stem at angles from 0° and 30° without using ropes or slings. Weight lets one worker lift drill stem and transfer pipe into drilling rig, while 360° hydraulic rotator gives operators complete control over drill stem and allows for...

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Stereotaxic Frame features 10 µm resolution.
Manipulators

Stereotaxic Frame features 10 µm resolution.

With up to 80 mm of ventral-dorsal, medial-lateral, and anterior-posterior travel and up to 90° angle adjustment in anterior-posterior or medial-lateral planes, Ultra-Precise Stereotaxic Frame is suited for use in sensitive mouse and rat stereotaxic surgeries. Systems are available with single or dual manipulators as well as various adaptors and ear bars for rats, mice, or both....

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