Robotic Cell offers alternative to semi-automatic welding.
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Robotic Cell offers alternative to semi-automatic welding.

Adaptable to all models of robots and welding power supplies, Z-Weld Robotic Cell can be pre-programmed to meet specific material and application needs. With 85 x 105 in. footprint, unit features two 30 x 40 in. tables mounted on common forklift-compatible base that allows portability. It includes manual or automatic doors at load/unload stations, full perimeter guarding with maintenance access...

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Robots suit path-intensive applications.

AccuTrim(TM) models WJ-44/22L/33 and R-44/99/363 include FANUC robot, RPT process tooling, and combination of software features and tools designed for non-metallic product trimming applications requiring tight product feature tolerances and high path repeatability. Robots include quick Tool Center Point Recovery, Collision Guard to protect robot, and robot memory. WJ Series is targeted for...

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Packaging Robot comes with single or double vertical arms.

Raptor® 3000-HP High Performance Top Entry Robot, suited for injection molding presses rated from 200-800 tons, enables molders to operate 3-plate and stack molds in large presses without dedicated automation equipment. Product features dry cycle take-out time under 0.5 sec and overall cycle time under 5.0 sec with typ payload capacity of 22 lb per vertical arm. Robot is available with...

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KUKA Robotics Installs First Stainless Steel Robot In North America

Clinton Township, Michigan - January 24, 2006 - KUKA Robotics Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of industrial robots, today announced its system partner, Forte Automation Systems, has installed a KUKA KR 15 SL stainless steel robot into Dean Foods' dairy product manufacturing facility. The robot is the first stainless steel robot to be installed in North America. Dean Foods, a division...

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Robotics Automation for the Wire Industry

Highlighting the important reasons supporting the deployment of robotic automation technology in the manufacturing sector, this paper presents robotics as a contributor to improving manufacturing efficiencies. It reviews the gradual shift from an industrial to a service-based economy, resulting in technical labor shortages, while detailing the benefits of using robots. The latest robot models handling material faster and more accurately than a human, at an affordable cost for the small to mid size business are featured, and the easy and inexpensive customization associated with robots, as well as energy savings is mentioned. The paper also covers numerous robot applications in the wire industry, and includes a chart showing robot sales accounted by the North American robotic companies.

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Universal Instruments AdVantis-Lightning Chip Placement Solution on Display at NEPCON
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Universal Instruments AdVantis-Lightning Chip Placement Solution on Display at NEPCON

At Nepcon 2006 Universal Instruments will be displaying the AdVantis Lightning, a high speed modular system featuring Universal's acclaimed Lightning head. The AdVantis Lightning Platform combines the throughput of Universal's revolutionary rotary Lightning head with the flexibility and value driven performance of the acclaimed AdVantis platform. With its ability to deliver high utilization for...

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Robots feature automated zero position location.

TAWERS Series Robotic Welders and TA Series Manipulators offer On-Board Mastering, which enables alignment of robot to factory-set zero-point for 5 axes of arc welding robot operation. After initiating mastering process, software resident on Windows CE teach pendant signals operator to select axis of motion. Robot drives arm to calibration location where operator withdraws precision-threaded...

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Strip System can be configured with 2 dual-wafer modules.

Suited for high-volume manufacturing at 90 nm node and below, Suprema 300 mm Strip System is based on modular design that makes it suited for development and production environments. Vacuum and atmospheric robots deliver throughput greater than 300 wafers/hr, and vacuum robot is capable of transferring 4 wafers simultaneously. Inductively coupled plasma source provides strip rates over 9...

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Gripper Arm suits space restricted applications.

Spring loaded for part compliance, GEP End Ported Gripper Arm has air line connection directly in line with vacuum cup mounting for use in applications with minimal clearance around target area. Unit is available in diameters of 10, 14, and 20 mm and in 5 lengths from 64-146 mm. Arm can be mounted by clampable shaft or threaded shaft with jam nuts.

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Cartesian Dispensing Robot stores up to 100 programs.
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Cartesian Dispensing Robot stores up to 100 programs.

With dispensing area of 8 x 6 in., bench top Model 7100 uses step-by-step intuitive instructions, allowing program to be entered and running in minutes. Communication with external devices is provided by 16-channel I/O interface for secondary applications and multiple dispensing equipment components. Optional software with DXF file converter enables programming from PC, while optional Vision...

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Side Entry Robot works at speeds in excess of 5.2 m/sec.

Available in single- and double-arm configurations for presses from 100-600 tons, Raptor® SE-310 delivers molded parts at speeds over 5.2 m/sec. It features carbon fiber end of arm tooling, InteliMotion(TM) dynamic Raptor motion control, color touch screen, and steel beam construction. Raptor controller provides robot and workcell I/O, vision, network communications, and icon-based user...

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