Controls and Controllers

Motion Control Solution from Portescap is Compact Powerhouse for K Team's Next Generation Educational Robots

WEST CHESTER, PA - Portescap, a Danaher Motion company, in partnership with its distributor partner, Delta Line Europe, has developed a miniature motion control solution for Swiss-based K Team's next generation Khepera III robots. K Team is a leading Swiss manufacturer of educational robots. The Khepera III robot is designed for robotic demonstrations and experiments in training future engineers...

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Robots

Boeing and iRobot Team to Develop New Reconnaissance Robot for Military, Civil and Commercial Use

ST. LOUIS, April 23 -- Boeing (NYSE:BA) and iRobot Corp. (NASDAQ:IRBT) today announced they have signed a teaming agreement to design and develop a next-generation, small unmanned ground vehicle (SUGV) called the SUGV Early. The vehicle will provide military, civil and commercial users with unprecedented reconnaissance and secure, real-time intelligence capabilities. The SUGV Early will be a...

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Video Inspection Crawler performs full-speed scanning.
Cameras

Video Inspection Crawler performs full-speed scanning.

ROVVER crawlers are available with DigiSewer(TM) digital visual sidewall scanning (DVSS) camera, which enables full-speed, Hi-Res pipeline inspection. By grabbing one frame of video at established intervals, DigiSewer generates complete sidewall scan whose length corresponds to length of pipe and height corresponds to pipe's full circumference. Scans load directly into freeware viewer on any PC...

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Robots

KUKA Robotics Selected by Mack Molding's Southern Division as Robotics Supplier for Injection Molding Systems

KUKA 6 Axis Robots to Handle Machine Tending Tasks in Injection Molding Process Clinton Township, Michigan - April 11, 2007 - KUKA Robotics Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of industrial robots, today announced it has been selected by Mack Molding's Southern Operations located in Inman, SC and Statesville, NC as its preferred 6-axis robotics supplier for injection molding systems. Mack...

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I&J7400C Dispensing Robot - Selective Coating Avoids Contamination
Robots

I&J7400C Dispensing Robot - Selective Coating Avoids Contamination

A proven method of automatically applying conformal coating to PCB areas surrounding contacts that may be sensitive to possible spray contamination, is to use an I&J Fisnar Inc. Dispensing Robot complete with a brush applicator and suitable valve system. I&J Fisnar Inc. state that trials for an in-flight PCB Conformal Coating application proved that applying the coating material by a robot...

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DE-STA-CO's Versatile Conveyor Systems to Debut at MD&M East 2007
Conveyors

DE-STA-CO's Versatile Conveyor Systems to Debut at MD&M East 2007

Auburn Hills, Michigan, April 16, 2007 - DE-STA-CO's new DCM Light Duty Conveyor series will be demonstrated along with a variety of workholding and automation products on in booth #3338 at MD&M East 2007. MD&M East will be held in New York City from June 12 - 14 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. With a compact design and integrated control, the light duty conveyor is ideal for...

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Inspection Crawlers are offered with rear-viewing camera.
Robots

Inspection Crawlers are offered with rear-viewing camera.

ROVVER 125/225 Series are available with BackEye(TM) auxiliary camera option that enables operators to see behind crawler in order to steer around obstacles and prevent cable tangles during reverse travel. Along with 0.005 lux sensitivity, monochrome camera also includes 3 forward-facing narrow-beam LED lamps to enhance forward viewing. It uses compact IR illumination and consumes 0.8 W of power....

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Software

Lincoln Electric Compact Robotic eCell(TM) Provides Cost-Effective Welding Solution

o Affordable for the smallest fabrication shops o Pre-engineered robotic platform offers quality, reliability and added safety o Dual fixed table workstation is designed for small- to medium-sized parts o Optimized layout for maximum flexibility while minimizing floor space Cleveland - For fabrication shops looking to dramatically enhance welding productivity on small- to medium-sized parts, The...

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Six-Axis Robots suit Class 1 cleanroom applications.
Robots

Six-Axis Robots suit Class 1 cleanroom applications.

Running on SmartController(TM) CX controls and software platform, Adept Viper(TM) s650 and Adept Viper(TM) s850 bring precision motion and 6-axis dexterity to clean room assembly, handling, testing, and packaging applications. With integrated vision and embedded networking, robots target customers in solar, disk drive, LCD, semiconductor, and life sciences markets.

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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber
Sponsored

Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber

Tekna is a leader in Monoplace and Multiplace Hyperbaric Chambers for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), offering products that set the standard for quality and innovation. Our new 7200 series of multiplace chambers is a state-of-the-art system that integrates advanced engineering with a plethora of features and options making it the industry's premier HBOT system. To learn more, see our video.

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