Wrapping Machinery

PACK EXPO International 2014 Bosch Showcases Entry-level to High-end Solutions

Focus on automation and enhanced hygiene Complete systems’ competence as single-source solutions provider Pack Series flow wrappers: from entry-level to fully-automated Vertical baggers and robotics for enhanced hygiene Chicago – At PACK EXPO International 2014, Bosch Packaging Technology, a leading supplier of processing and packaging solutions, will present several technologies from its...

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High-Speed Robots handle processing of large parts.
Robots

High-Speed Robots handle processing of large parts.

With payloads of 50, 35, and 20 kg, respectively, 6-axis Models MH50 II, MH50 II-35, and MH50 II-20 are suited for coating, dispensing, machine and press tending, material cutting and handling. Robots feature horizontal reach of 81.1, 100, and 122.3 in. and vertical reach of 140.9, 175.1, and 219.9 in., respectively. Equipped with DX200 controller, capable of controlling up to 8 robots, MH50...

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Overhead Robot Tracks handle static loads up to 5,000 lb.
Tracks

Overhead Robot Tracks handle static loads up to 5,000 lb.

Built with linear motion components, Trackmotion TMO Series includes 3 types designed for elevated, wall, and inverted ceiling robot orientations. Four sizes accommodate smallest robot up to 2,500 lb range or static loads up to 5,000 lb. Rated for speeds up to 2.5 m/sec with acceleration of 2.5 m/s², tracks can be configured in any length, with multiple carriages and straight, cantilevered,...

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Pre-engineered System loads and unloads machine tools.
Robots

Pre-engineered System loads and unloads machine tools.

Using vision guided robotics to tend machine tools, FlexMT™ can handle most any size and type of part, and is compatible with wide range of machine tools, including horizontal and vertical lathes, machining centers, 5-axis machines, and grinders. Modular system comes with choice of 2- or 3-finger gripper, and both infeed and outfeed conveyor. FlexMT 20 features ABB IRB 2600 robot with 20 kg...

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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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Development Kit enables testing of mobile robots.
Software

Development Kit enables testing of mobile robots.

Intended for researchers, academic institutions, robotics developers, and hobbyists, SentiBotics Development Kit comes with software, sample programs, tracked platform and grasping robotic arm, 3D vision, object recognition, and autonomous navigation capabilities. Tracked platform is capable of carrying payload up to 10 kg, while modular robotic arm is capable of lifting objects up to 0.5 kg....

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Techcon Offers Solutions for the Complete Range of Dispensing Applications at NEPCON South China
Valves

Techcon Offers Solutions for the Complete Range of Dispensing Applications at NEPCON South China

Garden Grove, CA -- Techcon Systems, a product group of OK International and a leading provider of fluid dispensing systems and products, will exhibit in Booth #A-1K25 at NEPCON South China, scheduled to take place August 26-28, 2014 at the Shenzhen Convention Exhibition Center. Company representatives will demonstrate the following products at the event: The TS9200D Jet Tech is a non-contact...

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Soldering Robot offers variable diameter laser beam.
Controls and Controllers

Soldering Robot offers variable diameter laser beam.

Adjustable for each soldering pattern, Multi-phi Laser Soldering System enables components to be soldered from any direction without interference. Variable diameter laser beam optimizes energetic conversion into heat, so system provides optimal conditions for each component and pattern. Further, system is immovable with fixed z-axis distance and its variable is 0.004-0.12 in.

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Robots

SYMBIS Surgical System Named to 2014 Space Technology Hall of Fame

MRI-compatible robot leveraged from space program technology inspired by goal to improve neurosurgical precision and outcomes MINNEAPOLIS — IMRIS Inc. (NASDAQ: IMRS; TSX: IM) ( IMRIS" or the "Company") today announced that the SYMBIS Surgical System – the second generation of the neuroArm® / SYMBIS™ program – is a 2014 inductee into the Space Technology Hall of Fame. The Space...

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Adjustable 3-in-1 Fixture enhances robotic welding education.
Robots

Adjustable 3-in-1 Fixture enhances robotic welding education.

Designed for use on robotic welding education training systems, 3-in-1 adjustable welding fixture (K4110-1) supportsÂ- 3 positions and joints to enhance robotic programming and welding lessons. Functionality lets instructor teach common and industry-supported joints and positions in welding via one device. Supporting 1–3 mm material in various positions and joints (2F Horizontal...

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Robots

Robotic Welding System creates complex curvatures.

Capable of producing quality welds on 3D parts at high travel speeds, I-RoboSTIR Friction Stir Welding System utilizes I-STIR controller and spindle weld package, which communicates with Robot Controller, creating seamless solution. I-STIR controller offers path-correction feature which compensates for manipulator and/or fixture deflections under welding loads. Unlike standard fusion welding,...

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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine
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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine

CS Unitec is a leader in power tools designed for industrial applications, with products that set the standard for robust performance and industry-leading reliability. Adding to our long list of innovation is a new line of pipe cutting machines. For cutting and beveling pipe up to 2" in thickness and diameters from 12" to 63", no other cutting system comes close. See our video to learn more.

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