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Stereotaxis Releases V-Sono(TM) Intracardiac Echocardiography Module for the Vdrive(TM) Remote Navigation System

Announces First Human Case for V-Sono(TM) Module ST. LOUIS, -- Stereotaxis, Inc. (NASDAQ: STXS) today announced that the Company has released to the European market the V-Sono(TM) intracardiac echocardiography manipulator module for the Vdrive(TM) Remote Navigation System. Designed to manipulate accessory devices such as variable loop catheters, steerable sheaths, and ultrasound catheters, the...

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Alternatives to Pick-to-Ticket

The Pick-to-Ticket process has become an antiquated approach to fulfillment. The process is very inefficient and is generally comprised of printing out a picking ticket, taking the ticket and working through the warehouse to find the product. There is no automation involved and the operator must manually enter data. The confirmation of the pick is also realized at a later time. The inefficiencies...

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Hansatech Partners with Europlacer
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Hansatech Partners with Europlacer

Dorset, UK - Europlacer, a manufacturer of market-leading flexible SMT placement machines, announces that Hansatech, a leading UK-based contract manufacturer, has chosen Europlacer's iineo-II pick-and-place for use in its facility. Hansatech has been providing manufacturing solutions for more than 25 years. Based in Poole, Dorset, the operation uses 20,000 sq. ft. of production area and employs...

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Juki's High-Speed Sentry Hits Triple Crown with EM Asia Innovation Award
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Juki's High-Speed Sentry Hits Triple Crown with EM Asia Innovation Award

MORRISVILLE, NC - Juki Automation Systems, a world-leading provider of automated assembly products and systems and part of Juki Corporation, announces that it has been awarded a 2012 EM Asia Innovation Award in the category of Pick-and-Place Systems - High-Speed for its Sentry System. The award was presented to the company during an April 26, 2012 ceremony in Shanghai during NEPCON China....

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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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Interchangeable Cup Nozzles accommodate variety of components.
Robots

Interchangeable Cup Nozzles accommodate variety of components.

Designed for Universal Instruments' Flexjet 2/3/Inline 7 equipment, Interchangeable Cup Nozzles enable users to purchase one nozzle base with multiple tips that can be changed out to accommodate wide array of components with single tool. Series includes H012/H055 Replaceable Tip Nozzle with 2.0 and 3.5 mm cups as well as H013/H056 Replaceable Tip Nozzle with 5.0, 6.0, and 8.0 mm cups.

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Intelligrated to Showcase Robotic Material Handling Solutions at EXPO PACK Mexico 2012
Handling Equipment

Intelligrated to Showcase Robotic Material Handling Solutions at EXPO PACK Mexico 2012

Mexico City-based technical service and support staff on hand at booth #1402 (CINCINNATI) Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading North American-owned automated material handling solutions provider, is exhibiting at EXPO PACK Mexico 2012, June 26-29. Intelligrated will showcase its robotic material handling solutions, including the Alvey® 950 series hybrid palletizers, as...

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Steinbichler Optotechnik at the AUTOMATICA 2012 - Automated Quality Assurance - Simple and Easy to Operate
Software

Steinbichler Optotechnik at the AUTOMATICA 2012 - Automated Quality Assurance - Simple and Easy to Operate

Steinbichler Optotechnik GmbH from Neubeuern, the worldwide leading provider of optic measuring and sensor technology, shall place the newly developed automation software STEINBICHLER VISIO 7 and two innovative robot cells at the centre stage of its trade fair appearance at the AUTOMATICA 2012 (hall B2, stand 100). We have developed an integrated, closed workflow for the automated quality...

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Exoskeleton Hand fosters facilitated human-machine cooperation.
Actuators

Exoskeleton Hand fosters facilitated human-machine cooperation.

To meet challenges of ageing population, ExoHand fosters future human-machine cooperation in industrial environments by functioning as assistance system for assembly tasks in production. Force feedback system can extend worker's scope of action in production environments. Platform may also be used to develop service robotics and personal assistance systems applications. Exoskeleton is...

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Pick-and-Place Platform supports LED and SMT technologies.
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Pick-and-Place Platform supports LED and SMT technologies.

Optimizing productivity for LED and SMT applications by leveraging Lightning® placement head, Advantis® AC-60 LED consists of dual-beam platform configured with two 30-spindle Lightning placement heads that maximize throughput for 1.2 m LED lamps. Enablers for LED applications include specialized long board kits to support boards up to 1.3 m long as well as various LED nozzles that...

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Multi-Axes Cartesian Robotic Automation Platform
Automation Systems

Multi-Axes Cartesian Robotic Automation Platform

IntelLiDrives Cartesian Multi-Axes Robotic Automation Platforms are built with BSMA Series motorized ball screw linear actuators and are ideal for many automation applications including pick and place, assembly, test and inspection, dispensing stations. Standard configurations include left or right handed XY, XYZ, and XZ systems. Stages can be side or base mounted with elevation raisers and base...

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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life
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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life

For the ultimate in heat transfer fluid performance, Paratherm offers HR Heat Transfer Fluid that is engineered specifically for closed loop liquid phase heating. When it comes to characteristics such as thermal stability and fluid degradation, Paratherm HR leads the industry in value and performance. See our video to learn how Paratherm is raising the bar for heat transfer fluids.

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