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Controls & Controllers, Robotics

Robot Controller offers conveyor tracking.

Oct 01, 2002

Conveyor Tracking on RC520 EPSON RC+ based Robot Controller allows robots to work in automated systems that incorporate continuously moving conveyors for transporting materials in and out of workcell. Tracking package supports single and multiple conveyors as well as single and multiple robots. It seamlessly integrates into EPSON RC+ programming environment. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Automation Platforms feature Windows-based operation.

Sep 24, 2002

The C500 3D Contour Motion Platform provides heavy-duty robotic dispensing. Operator selects programs through flat panel control. Programming selections can be made by choosing program name or photos of part to reduce potential for operator error. System delivers dots, lines and contours in 2D and 3D. P200 Point to Point Motion Platform is designed for fast dispensing placement accuracy and... Read More


SCARA Robots offer 0.12 Kgm² moments of inertia.

Sep 23, 2002

E2 SCARA Robots provide 0.38 in/sec cycle time with 0.008 micron repeatability. They can be mounted on table top, side wall, shelf top, shelf bottom, and ceiling. Units are offered in 32 models which are UL listed, plus Class 10 Cleanroom and ESD compliant. Programming software runs on open architecture, PC-based controller. Read More


Two-Axis Robot suits vertical cartoning and case packaging.

Sep 20, 2002

TwinLine Two-Axis Robot Packaging Machine has gripper arm drive with 2 pairs of identical carbon-fiber drive arms, driven by 2 servo-drive motors. It can perform pick-and-place motions in less than 0.5 sec and handle loads up to 63 kg at cycle time of less than 2 sec. Robot adapts to customer specifications for applications including collating of primary product and pick and placement, utilizing... Read More


Robot Module buffers components in trays, racks, or totes.

Sep 20, 2002

Roboflex Buffer Module integrates flexibility of 5-axis inverted robot mounted onto gantry beam. Robot tooling handles products, as well as dunnage, for stacking, de-stacking, pack-in, and pack-out modules and various buffering applications. Payloads up to 400 kg, with linear travel up to 2-3 m/sec are available. RoboFlex unit can be integrated with vision to identify part locations, part... Read More


Bending-Cell Robot includes intuitive software.

Sep 19, 2002

ROBOformER® orchestrates movements of loading, intricate bending actions, and unloading using only one controller and software program. Solid modeler and user interface allows solid drawings to be imported/exported and determines optimum bending sequence. Six-axis robot handles up to 176 lbs. Press brake has sheet metal bend length of 122/166 in. and bending force of 117/151 tons, with max... Read More


Vision Guide features geometric search tool.

Sep 10, 2002

Vision Guide robot guidance system uses Geometric Search Tool to quickly locate model or multiple models at any position under harshest conditions. Tool finds parts with full 360° rotation as well as parts that are partially obscured. It can be used in manufacturing of appliance, automotive, biotechnology, consumer, electronics, food processing, medical, pharmaceutical, photonics,... Read More


Robot End Effectors fix alignment problems.

Aug 28, 2002

CV vertical compliance devices detect axial misalignment between two parts during assembly process or loading application. CH horizontal compliance devices work when lateral misalignment is present during assembly or loading application. Units provide lateral and rotational compliance to reduce jamming and misalignment. AU series emergency stop modules protect robots or other equipment from loads... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Travel Carriage includes oscillation and seam tracker.

Aug 20, 2002

Laser-Bug sensor-controlled, 3-axis robot uses laser-camera scanner to read and automatically position MIG/MAG welding torch on butt or fillet joint. Programmable unit can perform multi-pass, multi-layer welds with automatic gap, weave, and travel speed compensation. Sensor can track one both sides of joint. Portable system measures approximately 20 x 20 x 11 in and weighs 41 lb. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Palletizer/Depalletizer features open architecture.

Aug 05, 2002

PL2 4-axis horizontal robotic palletizer/depalletizer can place up to 20 cases, bags, bundles, pails or trays per minute onto 2 different pallets. It can also pick up pallet and pallet and/or tier sheets, eliminating pallet and/or sheet magazines and pallet transfer magazines. Finger pick-up head enables picking unwrapped display cases or trays. Standard features include off-line programming and... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Robotics

Vacuum End Effectors pick up heavy panels.

Aug 01, 2002

Job Site Vacuum End Effector Systems bolt onto boom extensions and mobile cranes to permit installation of large stone, concrete, and glass panels. They eliminate need for mechanical devices and straps that can damage edges and interfere with alignment. Powered by host equipment's hydraulic and electrical systems, end effectors can handle panels up to 10 x 40 ft and weighing 10,000 lb. Fully... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Wafer Transport Robot replaces processed wafer in 4 seconds.

Jul 26, 2002

Axys(TM) FastSwap atmospheric robot uses dual-yaw wrist architecture enabling wrist/end effectors to rotate 360° and operate independently of each other. It can be used for cassette transfer applications, handling 2 wafers at same time and reducing time required to transfer load of wafers from 1 cassette or front-opening unified pod to another. FastSwap design supports both vacuum and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Electric Servo-Driven Robot suits high speed manufacturing.

Jul 22, 2002

Model M-420iA four-axis, modular construction robot has 40-kg payload and remote mechanical and control unit. It palletizes 48 x 40 in. pallets at heights to 40 in. Model M-421iA (two-axis variant of M-420iA) does not include waist and wrist axes, and handles payloads to 50 kg. Each model includes PalletTool off-line pallet creation software. PalletPRO palletizing simulation software verifies... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Robots/Rotary Tables grind, polish, and buff.

Jul 03, 2002

Robotic Cells and Rotary Tables incorporate vision systems for handling multiple shape parts for large or small lots. Users may choose Motoman or ABB robots as well as Allan Bradley or Siemens controls. Machines are for stainless steel, carbon steel, and aluminum. Applications include welded fabrications, lighting fixtures, plumbing fixtures, hardware, furniture, and anywhere robotic or rotary... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Core Module speeds embedded systems' time-to-market.

Jun 25, 2002

RCM3100 RabbitCore microprocessor core module mounts directly on user-designed motherboard and can interface with all CMOS-compatible digital devices. Powered by Rabbit 3000(TM) microprocessor, RCM3100 has 6 serial ports and operates at 29.4 MHz and 3.3 V. It is equipped with up to 512K each of Flash and SRAM, quadrature encoder inputs, PWM outputs, and pulse capture and measurement capabilities. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Dispensing System automates filling applications.

Jun 17, 2002

Masterflex benchtop robotic dispensing system automatically fills up to 5,700 test tubes per hour. Used with Masterflex peristaltic tubing pump, modular system eliminates manual procedures. System offers single or repetitive dispensing, and is suitable for media preparation, serial dilution of food samples, and small batch pharmaceutical production. Unit measures 35 x 10 x 12 in. (L x W x H). Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Collector processes 9,999 pieces of data.

Jun 12, 2002

Hand-held DP-1VR Digimatic Micro Processor prints data directly from Digimatic caliper, micrometer, and similar tools. It provides measurement data recording and tolerance judgement (mode 0), statistical analysis and histogram (mode 1), and D-Chart capabilities (mode 2). DP-1VR records and calculates results to develop X-R control chart (mode 3). It transmits data directly to computer using... Read More


Microprocessor Module works in embedded systems.

Jun 03, 2002

RCM3000 RabbitCore has Rabbit 300(TM) microprocessor, measures 2.73 x 1.85 in., and operates at 3.3 V. It has 6 serial ports, 10Base-T Ethernet, up to 512K each of Flash and SRAM, quadrature encoder inputs, PWM outputs, and pulse capture and measurement capabilities. Two 34-pin connection headers provide 52 digital I/O shared with 6 serial ports. Programs are developed with Dynamic C® system... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

PC offers Intel(R) Pentium(R)III and dual display output.

May 21, 2002

Mini-Module Socket 370 Celeron®/based EBC-5610 embedded 8 x 5.75 in. board offers simultaneous CRT and flat panel (TFT and DSTN) display outputs. Other features include VIA Apollo Pro 133A system chipset, 10/100 Mbps Ethernet, AC97 audio, and TV Out function. Seven DMA channels and fifteen interrupt levels are built in as well. SMI Lynx3DM SM 721 chipset provides 128 bit GUI and 3D engine, and... Read More


SCARA Robots have arm lengths of 250 and 350 mm.

May 14, 2002

TH250 and TH350 feature absolute encoders as standard dispensing with need for home return function. They offer payloads up to 3 kg and repeatability of +/-0.01 mm. Built-in PLC controls I/O equipment regardless of robot operation and program. Robots can be programmed using ladder sequence program, and can optionally feature Ethernet, DeviceNet, or Profi-bus connectivity. Optional teach pendant... Read More