Robots

Unmanned Convoy System Currently Undergoing Military Trials Receives U.S. Patent

PETERSBORO, Utah - The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) awarded patent rights to Autonomous Solutions, Inc. (ASI) for the Guideline(TM) Robotic Leader-Follower System (No. 8, 116, 921 B2). The Guideline Unmanned Convoy System provides a variety of immediate and significant benefits to military and industrial operators: - Reduce driving personnel by 2X or more - Keep more military...

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Automation Systems

Robotic Packaging Automation Cell packs clamshells into cases.

Offering standardized, fully integrated solution that adapts to each customer's production line, ClamPAC(TM) minimizes food processor's integration complexity and deployment time. SoftPIC grippers, made of soft silicone that conforms to shape of clamshell, provide direct vacuum path to product, helping system achieve gentle handling at high speeds. Before delivery, customer-specific modifications...

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Pick and Place Handler features integrated 2D code reader.
Handling Equipment

Pick and Place Handler features integrated 2D code reader.

To ensure 100% device traceability and lot integrity, Model MT2168 is available with optional 2D code reader, which identifies each single package. Package ID can then be used to verify data with lot information that has been provided to handler by manual HMI input or via scanned bar code. Additionally, ID of each device under test can be read by tester via RS232 or IEEE interface. Using package...

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Robotic Welding Is the Key to Success for Ladder Manufacturer
Robots

Robotic Welding Is the Key to Success for Ladder Manufacturer

Lincoln Electric and Cotterman partner to create a flexible robotic welding solution to address a high-mix production facility Cotterman Co., a manufacturer of steel rolling ladders, and the recipient of the 2011 W.W. Grainger, Inc. Partners in Performance Supplier of the Year Award, devotes a part of its success to its ongoing collaboration with the Lincoln Electric Automation Division. In 2011,...

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Full Smt Assembly in Limited Production Spaces with Valueflex Line from Manncorp
Ovens

Full Smt Assembly in Limited Production Spaces with Valueflex Line from Manncorp

Electronics manufacturers who need the accuracy and dependability of a large SMT assembly line in a small footprint will find their needs met by Manncorp's new Valueflex turnkey line. Perfect for production areas where space is at a premium, the Valueflex line excels in short-run to mid-range high precision surface mount assembly, including high-mix runs. The pick and place machine featured in...

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Batch SMT Assembly & Prototyping Made Efficient, Reliable and Affordable
Robots

Batch SMT Assembly & Prototyping Made Efficient, Reliable and Affordable

Speed up manual assembly of surface mount components on printed circuit boards while improving product quality with the SMT Place 2000 manual pick and place system. Faster and more organized than hand assembly Manncorp's SMT Place 2000 enables operators to comfortably place up to 800 components per hour using an easy-gliding positioning head and sliding armrest that steadies the arm for more...

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Robotic Laser Machine performs 3D metal cutting.
Robots

Robotic Laser Machine performs 3D metal cutting.

Robot-based 3D metal cutting laser machine, JENOPTIK-VOTAN® BIM, features 5 kg laser cutting head, robot arm with optical fiber located solely in stationary shoulder, and completely integrated laser beam path. During cutting process, laser light is guided via mirrors; immobility of laser fiber preserves its condition, reducing maintenance and replacement costs.

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Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling handles various baked goods.
Tooling

Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling handles various baked goods.

Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling for muffin and cake depanning accommodates products of different shapes and sizes. Unit features stainless steel needle grippers, each with 4 curved needles to depan 144 muffins from 2 moving baking pans on oven conveyor. Product compresses muffin spacing in 2 directions for deposit into retail and wholesale trays on conveyor nearby. Welded tubular stainless steel frame...

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Heaters

Ambrell to Attend IMTS; Discuss High-Power Induction Heating Solutions

Heating demonstrations will take place on the show floor, and attendees can discuss their heating applications and sign up for a free parts test Scottsville, NY - Ambrell, an Ameritherm Company and a leading manufacturer of induction heating systems, is exhibiting at IMTS on September 10-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. At the event, Ambrell will exhibit its solutions, review attendees'...

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RMT Robotics Celebrates Seven Years of ADAM(TM) Mobile Robot Success in Tire Handling
Robots

RMT Robotics Celebrates Seven Years of ADAM(TM) Mobile Robot Success in Tire Handling

Grimsby, Ontario, Canada - RMT Robotics® (www.rmtrobotics.com), a Cimcorp Oy company and the manufacturer and integrator of the ADAM autonomous mobile robot (AMR) (www.adamrobot.com), is pleased to celebrate seven years of ADAM's proven industry success as a tire handling solution. Since July of 2005, ADAM has maximized the efficiency of green tire (GT) transport from component handling to...

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Precision Machining Solutions with Over 25 Years of Experience
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Precision Machining Solutions with Over 25 Years of Experience

Quality, customer service, and unbeatable value are the hallmarks of Hogge Precision. Since 1989 we have built a reputation as the go-to precision machining source, servicing many demanding industries. For CNC machining and screw machining, there are few manufacturers that can match our capabilities and expertise. See our video to learn more.

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