Robotic Collision Sensor suits small payloads.
Automation Systems

Robotic Collision Sensor suits small payloads.

Designed to absorb crash and reset itself, Model SR-48 virtually eliminates tool damage, downtime, and need for human intervention. In operation, sensor is adjusted to support typical loads experienced by robot arm in all directions: angular, compression, and torsional. Following crash, sensor uses precise locating components to reset within 0.001 in.Â- of original position. Three-wire PNP...

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Robot Assisted 3D Scanning System combines CMM and StereoSCAN.
CMM Machinery

Robot Assisted 3D Scanning System combines CMM and StereoSCAN.

DPA coordinate measuring machine, used in conjunction withÂ- breuckmann stereoSCAN, delivers automated 3D scanning capable of handling delicate structures or minute deviations. With change of lenses or repositioning of camera modules, system can be adjusted to suit any individual scanning task. Measuring fields ranging from few millimeters up to 1 m,...

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The First ABB Robotics SVIA PickVision Machine Tending System Installed in the US at Atlas Copco in July 2013
Controls and Controllers

The First ABB Robotics SVIA PickVision Machine Tending System Installed in the US at Atlas Copco in July 2013

System at Atlas Copco in Grand Prairie, Texas to tend three Okuma lathes that manufacture parts used in mining applications AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- ABB Robotics and SVIA, LLC Industrial Automation announce that the first machine tending cell in the United States featuring SVIA’s PickVision™ Smart Camera vision system and an ABB robot was installed at the Atlas Copco facility in Grand Prairie,...

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Multitest MT9510 Pick-and-Place Handler Meets the Requirements of ICs for Connectivity and Cloud Servers
Robots

Multitest MT9510 Pick-and-Place Handler Meets the Requirements of ICs for Connectivity and Cloud Servers

Rosenheim, GermanyÂ- -- 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 due to mobility and the related demand for connectivity, the data volume in cloud servers is significantly growing. CPUs are increasing in performance, but at the same time the...

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Pick and Place Unit handles weights up to 5 kg.
Robots

Pick and Place Unit handles weights up to 5 kg.

For complete cycle with 280 mm horizontal and 105 mm vertical stroke, linear motor driven Model PPU-E 50 has cycle time of 0.92 seconds with tooling mass of 2 kg and 2 x 60 ms (for gripper). Max acceleration is 100 ms-2 and max speed is 4 ms-1. Two integrated position sensors control vertical and horizontal movement, while 2 intelligent controllers control cantilever arm and actuators without...

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Software

Health Robotics' Announces Memorial Care's [CA] 57% Savings from Ameridose's Switch to i.v.STATION Robot

BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy -- Health Robotics recently announced that Memorial Care Health System in Long Beach released to Health Robotics' User Group an ROI study focused on 57% average savings as a result of insourcing Sterile Compounding patient doses on the i.v.STATION Robot, compared to its prior equivalent costs with Ameridose. Ed Wong,Director of Pharmacy at Memorial Care's Miller Hospital...

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Early Adopters See Productivity Increases with Juki's New Intelligent Storage Management Solutions
Controls and Controllers

Early Adopters See Productivity Increases with Juki's New Intelligent Storage Management Solutions

MORRISVILLE, NC - Juki Automation Systems, a world-leading provider of automated assembly products and systems and part of Juki Corporation, announces that VirTex Enterprises has discovered productivity gains in the storage of critical components since purchasing the Juki ISM 2000 Fortress. After receiving the fortress, VirTex discovered a plethora of ways it could be used to enhance productivity...

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Handling Equipment

FleetwoodGoldcoWyard to Exhibit a Robotic Rainbow Pallet Building System at Pack Expo 2013

ROMEOVILLE, Ill — FleetwoodGoldcoWyard, Inc. a leading supplier of advanced conveyance technology, robotic and process solutions will be exhibiting a Robotic Rainbow Pallet Building System at Pack Expo 2013, Sept. 23 to 25, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Nevada. A team of professionals will be available in Barry-Wehmiller Booth #900 and KUKA Booth #5133 throughout the show to discuss all...

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Controls and Controllers

Xilinx Highlights All Programmable SoCs and FPGAs for Smarter Systems Design at NIWeek 2013

SAN JOSE, Calif.Â- – Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), gold level sponsor of NIWeek 2013 (August 5-8, 2013, Austin Convention Center), today announced it will highlight the implementation of its All Programmable SoCs and FPGAs in National Instruments (NI) reconfigurable I/O (RIO) hardware at this year's conference. NIWeek attendees will have the opportunity to learn how Xilinx and NI...

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Packaging Machinery

Nalbach Engineering Offers Robotic Picking, Packing, and Palletizing Solutions

Countryside, IL (USA)Â- – Nalbach Engineering Company and Yaskawa Motoman have entered into an agreement where Nalbach is a Motoman Strategic Partner". As a "Motoman Strategic Partner", Nalbach has access to the entire line of over 175 models of Motoman robots to offer fully integrated robotic solutions to meet the needs of the packaging industry's picking, packing and palletizing needs....

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