Robots

How to Connect Robot Cells to Any Industrial Network.

SVIA in Sweden use Anybus X-gateways to connect their DeviceNet-based robot cells to any network that their customers are using. Seeing robots Svensk Industriautomation (SVIA) is a fast-growing automation company in JÃ-¶nköping, Sweden, developing robot systems for customers in the Nordic countries, Germany, U.K., the Netherlands, and the U.S. The systems are put together to robot...

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Pick and Place Machine enables nonstop LED board production.
Robots

Pick and Place Machine enables nonstop LED board production.

Featuring 3 pick-and-place heads mounted on ball-screw-driven gantry, Model MC-LEDV3 is built to assemble LED tube lights, flexible LED strips, and LED bulb boards. Simultaneous pickup, vision based component alignment, and feeder placement optimization combine to achieve placement rates up to 10,000 LEDs/hour, per IPC-9850. Machine places both standard and domed LEDs from 1 x 0.5 mm to 8 x 8 mm,...

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ABB and andyRobot Develop Standard RoboScreen Packs, Available Q2 2013 for Entertainment and Commercial Uses
Software

ABB and andyRobot Develop Standard RoboScreen Packs, Available Q2 2013 for Entertainment and Commercial Uses

Function packages feature five robot and screen size combinations, dedicated software and concert style mixing board for simplified control Â-· Innovative: Transformative robotic entertainment industry technology simplified · Creativity unleashed: From live performance to permanent installations, explore new boundaries · Easy programming: Integration between Maya and ABB's...

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Robots

Smart UGV offers OS, arm, and chassis options.

Available with 3-wheeled, 2 drive motorÂ- or 4-wheeled, 4 drive motor chassis, CoroBot Jr™ intelligent unmanned ground vehicle (smart UGV) provides robotics researchers and developers flexible platform on which they can develop applications and services for UGVs. Water-resistant chassis integrates PC-class CPU, IR sensors, HD 1080p camera, and wireless controller for teleoperation....

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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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Robots

Automated Picking System serves warehouses, distribution centers.

Perfect Pick™Ã‚- goods-to-person picking solution features one-touch design based on iBOT™ intelligent, wireless vehicle, which has 100% access to inventory in single aisle. Traveling around inside storage rack at rates of up to 1,000 dual-cycles per hour, iBOTs pick and stock inventory simultaneously and deliver totes or trays directly to picking station located...

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Bilsing Automation Tooling Saves Millions in Robot Investment
Automation Systems

Bilsing Automation Tooling Saves Millions in Robot Investment

Carbon fiber solution enables use of smaller payload equipment Clinton Township, MI - Bilsing Automation has recently proved out the value of its carbon fiber tooling solutions on a recent project where it saved an integrator over $2.7 million in robot investment by enabling use of smaller payload models. The project involved 18 robots that were unable to meet processing requirements when...

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Inovar, Inc. Chooses Juki Again
Robots

Inovar, Inc. Chooses Juki Again

The Utah-based EMS Provider Placed an Order for Three KE-1080ENs for Its Growing Business MORRISVILLE, NC- Juki Automation Systems, a world-leading provider of automated assembly products and systems and part of Juki Corporation, announces that Inovar, Inc., a long-time Juki customer, recently purchased three KE-1080EN High-Speed Flexible Mounters. A premier contract electronics manufacturer...

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Packaging Machinery

Stäubli Robotics to Showcase New Solutions for the Food and Packaging Industries at Pack Expo

DUNCAN, SC - StÃ-¤ubli Robotics will showcase the latest flexible automated solutions for the food and packaging industries at Pack Expo, North America's largest packaging and processing show, October 28-31 in Chicago. At booth N-4760, Stäubli will display the TP80 fast picker robot capable of over 200 picks per minute. This extremely fast robot is designed to handle operations with...

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Robots

Laser Robot serves welding and hybrid welding applications.

Due to integrated laser beam guidance and welding optics MWO54, RV60-26-FT makes it possible to transfer fiber, disk, or diode lasers up to 16 kW laser capacity. It is also possible to set focal point diameter via robot control,Â- enabling deep welding and heat conduction welding. Integrated cable channel in upper arm ensures 3D mobility, and weld robot, including sensors, can be guided via...

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ABB Features Multi-robot Material Handling Demos and a 10-axis Long Reach Welding Robot at Automate 2013 in Chicago
Controls and Controllers

ABB Features Multi-robot Material Handling Demos and a 10-axis Long Reach Welding Robot at Automate 2013 in Chicago

Demos also highlight advanced software developments that continue ABB's mission to make robot systems easier to program and operate AUBURN HILLS, Mich.- ABB Robotics is exhibiting two fully operational material handling demonstration cells, and a 10-axis long reach welding system featuring one robot attached to the arm of another at Automate 2013, January 21-24 at McCormick Place in Chicago...

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Dodge® Raptor Coupling Now Available in Three Larger Sizes
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Dodge® Raptor Coupling Now Available in Three Larger Sizes

The Dodge Raptor coupling epitomizes the innovation and value that has made Baldor a world leader in industrial electric motors. For almost 100 years Baldor has been the go-to source for industries across the globe. The Raptor coupling is just one example of our dedication to engineered excellence and commitment to providing value and performance. See our video to learn more.

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