Ten Live ABB Robotic Applications to Feature New Metal Fab Technology and Simplified Programming at FABTECH 2012
Controls and Controllers

Ten Live ABB Robotic Applications to Feature New Metal Fab Technology and Simplified Programming at FABTECH 2012

Highlights include new robots, complete welding cells, cutting systems and advancements that reduce programming and operational complexity AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - ABB Robotics will feature ten live application demos highlighting a comprehensive range of new metal fabrication systems and user friendly programming and operational advancements at FABTECH 2012, November 12-14 at the Las Vegas...

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St. Louis Metallizing to Feature Robotic Thermal Spraying and Laser Cladding Technology at FABTECH 2012
Sprayers

St. Louis Metallizing to Feature Robotic Thermal Spraying and Laser Cladding Technology at FABTECH 2012

SLM utilizes ABB robots to achieve the ultimate in precision, repeatability and speed in spraying parts that vary widely in size and complexity AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - St. Louis Metallizing (SLM) will feature its thermal spray and laser cladding technology at FABTECH 2012, November 12-14 at the Las Vegas Convention Center (Booth # N-2315). For over 60 years SLM has been applying metal and ceramic...

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Production Solutions to Highlight the RED-E-SET Line at the SMTA Wisconsin/Great Lakes Expo & Tech Forum
Robots

Production Solutions to Highlight the RED-E-SET Line at the SMTA Wisconsin/Great Lakes Expo & Tech Forum

POWAY, CA - Production Solutions Inc., manufacturer of the industry-leading Red-E-Set Board Support System, will highlight the new RED-E-SET SZ GO! at the upcoming SMTA Wisconsin/Great Lakes Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at the Milwaukee Wyndham Airport Hotel in Milwaukee, WI. Production Solutions' GO! is a cost-effective board support tooling solution...

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Two-Armed Robot System features 11-axis design.
Arms

Two-Armed Robot System features 11-axis design.

Tandem R125 features two 5-axis vertically articulated robot arms mounted to programmable carousel. Also included are 2 interconnected K11R robot controllers enabling communications to synchronize motions of both robots or allowing robots to alternate turns while performing one task. RoboForth II software, teach pad, equipment interfacing, and cables are included in industrial system.

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The Daily Search for New Ideas and Solutions
Software

The Daily Search for New Ideas and Solutions

Poland-based PP-Elektronix specializes in manufacturing unusual devices Within only a few years, PP-Elektronix has become one of the leading electronics manufacturers in Poland. Maintaining a continuous high quality level has made its name known throughout Europe, America and Asia. By using production machines from Essemtec, Switzerland, PP-Elektronix can provide a highly flexible full service....

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Automated Robotic Stacking System accelerates rotary die cutting.
Stackers

Automated Robotic Stacking System accelerates rotary die cutting.

Used in line with Schober RSM rotary die cutting machines, Twin Spider Automated Robotic stacking system is designed for precise stacking and counting of products up to 40 in. long. Delivery technology is suited for IML and other labels as well as nested product configurations and different profile jobs that have been ganged together into one print repeat. System attains speeds of up to 195 fpm...

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Robots

Six-Axis ISO 3 Cleanroom Robots have compact, flexible design.

ISO 3 (class 10) cleanroom versions of VS-Series 6-axis articulated robots offer cycle times from 0.37–0.33 sec and repeatability from ±0.03 to ±0.02 mm. Able to be mounted on floor, ceiling, or wall without any special hardware, these ANSI and CE safety devicesÂ- offer reaches from 500–900 mm and payload capacities from 4–7 kg. Internal wiring option allows connection of...

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Robot Paints Your Sleep Pattern
Robots

Robot Paints Your Sleep Pattern

Have you ever wondered what an interpretation of your sleep might look like? CARY, N.C. - ABB, a leader in power and automation technologies, has deployed advanced robotics to venture into territory once considered the exclusive domain of the human imagination: original works of art. What's more, the art is produced in collaboration with human subjects - while they sleep. The Sleep Art" project...

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Top Three Things to Consider for Robotic Blasting
Abrasive Blast Equipment

Top Three Things to Consider for Robotic Blasting

Robotic Blasting is becoming more and more prevalent in the manufacturing process. Companies are looking to increase efficiencies and lower costs. With robotic blasting equipment in place, the operation can run in a continuous mode. Operators are able to run multiple machines and become more efficient. Top Considerations for Robotic Blasting: Control and Repeatability: As an operator gets tired...

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Robots

Bridge Gantry aids production of large structures.

With 135 x 12 x 3 m work envelope, Bridge Gantry Type RBP is suitable forÂ- railway vehicle construction, shipbuilding, steel construction, or wind energy power plant construction. System can be equipped with 2 robots in different configurations. Besides longitudinal and transversal axis of gantry itself, RV20-16 robot can be moved along vertical axis, for total of 15 axes. Alternatively, 3...

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