SCHUNK's SDH Hand Rings the NASDAQ Closing Bell for Launch of ROBO-STOX(TM) Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF
Robots

SCHUNK's SDH Hand Rings the NASDAQ Closing Bell for Launch of ROBO-STOX(TM) Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF

The SDH hand attached to the UR5 robot arm from Universal Robots will ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell on Tuesday, November 12 to mark the launch of the ROBO-STOX™ Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF (Ticker Symbol: ROBO). The robotic bell ringing marks the first time a non-human performs this prestigious task. SCHUNK has been chosen by ROBO-STOX to ring the bell along with Universal Robots to...

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MT2168 - Successful Evaluation Proves Superior Performance
Handling Equipment

MT2168 - Successful Evaluation Proves Superior Performance

Multitest's innovative architecture ensures best results Rosenheim, Germany – Multitest, a designer and manufacturer of final test handlers, contactors and load boards used by integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) and final test subcontractors worldwide, announces that it received the official data from an evaluation of the MT2168 that confirms the superior performance of the MT2168...

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Torches

Air-Cooled Robotic Torches provide consistent arc.

Rated 550 A at 100% duty cycle, Magnum® PRO Robotic Torches offer extended service life in automated MIG, pulsed MIG, and flux-cored welding. Air Blast feature introduces pulse of high-pressure shielding gas to dislodge spatter and other foreign materials at nozzle, ensuring uniform gas coverage and optimum weld quality. Using pneumatic clamp to hold wire in place as robot changes...

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Pick-and-Place Machine with Integrated Solder Paste Jet Printer
Robots

Pick-and-Place Machine with Integrated Solder Paste Jet Printer

Essemtec AG presents its new SMT production centre for the first time at productronica in Munich. Jetting of solder paste instead of printing saves costs for stencils and enhances the production flexibility especially for lower to midsize volumes. Until today, separate machines have to be bought to fulfil this requirement. Essemtec is merging their dispensing and pick-and-place know how of the...

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NTMA Meeting to feature UR introduction by Arthur Machinery.
Robots

NTMA Meeting to feature UR introduction by Arthur Machinery.

Arthur Machinery-Florida will host West Coast Florida NTMA January 9, 2014 meeting at their office/showroom from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. In addition to dinner being served, CNCÂ- as well as manual machines will be on display. Universal Robots (UR) showing will be followed by a brief presentation. Pre-registration is required for this event, and NTMA welcomes...

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Robots

SCARA Robots move payloads up to 10 kg.

Offering arm lengths of 800, 900, and 1,000 mm, respectively, Models THL800, THL900, and THL1000 have lightweight aluminum arms, with working envelopes of 4 axes and 360° Z-axis rotation. TSL3000 Controller includes USB compatibility as standard, with Fieldbus available as option. Storage capacity totals are approximately 6400 point + 12800 steps. Robots are suited for assembly of medical...

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Robots

Wynright Receives NextGen Game Changer Award for Groundbreaking Robotic Truck Unloader

Intelligent material handling systems provider recognized for its innovative approach to automating the unloading process in warehouses and distribution centers Confirming its industry-leading position as a developer of innovative solutions, Wynright Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daifuku Webb and a leading U.S.-based provider of intelligent material handling systems, has been named...

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Measuring Arms are available with touch-based interface.
CMM Machinery

Measuring Arms are available with touch-based interface.

ROMER measuring arm packages are available equipped with PC-DMIS Touch Portable measurement software. By using Multi-Touch display technology onÂ- tablet PC, operators physically interact with software's guided measurement sequences and report templates. One-time dimensions are executed via automated measurement sequences, while more complex measurement plans are created by...

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Robots

High-Tech Robot Is Latest Pacific Gas and Electric Company Pipeline Safety Innovation

PG&E's Tests New In-Line Inspection Technology That Inspects Once Unpiggable" Pipelines Attention Broadcast: B-roll available SAN FRANCISCO – Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is testing a new wirelessly controlled twenty-foot long robot to inspect its gas transmission pipelines as part of the utility's effort to increase pipeline safety throughout their service area. The robot uses...

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