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Europlacer iineo II Pick-and-Place Technology Doubles SMT Production Capacity for BGM Engineering

iineo-II offers best value and technology for high-mix manufacturing requirements Tampa, FL - The iineo II pick-and-place equipment from Europlacer, a designer and manufacturer of comprehensive SMT pick-and-place equipment for the global electronics industry, has doubled SMT production capacity for Detroit-based BGM Engineering, an innovative engineering company providing electronic design,...

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KLEENLine Selects the ABB IRB 360 FlexPicker for Its New, Ultra-Sanitary High-Speed Robotic Pick-and-Place System
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KLEENLine Selects the ABB IRB 360 FlexPicker for Its New, Ultra-Sanitary High-Speed Robotic Pick-and-Place System

The KLEENPick series features the IPK69 stainless steel FlexPicker model, hygienically designed for packaging applications with open food AUBURN HILLS, Mich - KLEENLine Corporation, a leader in the design and construction of ultra-sanitary food manufacturing equipment, has selected the ABB IRB 360 FlexPicker(TM) robot for its new KLEENPick series high-speed robotic food picking systems. The...

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Robots

Adept Technology Receives $1 Million Order from Major German Automotive Supplier

Bremer Werk fur Montagesysteme GmbH to Build Major Material Handling Program With Adept Articulated Robot Arms PLEASANTON, Calif. - Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots and autonomous mobile solutions, announced that Bremer Werk fur Montagesysteme GmbH, a leading integrating specialist in Germany, will be utilizing Adept 6-axis robot arms in a production...

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Manncorp Turnkey Serves as Aci's Demo Line for SMT Assembly Training
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Manncorp Turnkey Serves as Aci's Demo Line for SMT Assembly Training

Manncorp has installed an SMT equipment line at American Competitive Institute that is being used for both actual PCB assembly in-house and as a training facility for ACI's Boot Camp" teaching programs. The line utilizes Manncorp's popular automated turnkey, now known as the "ACI Best Seller." This line was chosen for its flexibility in performing high-mix assembly with long or short run...

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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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Presses

From the Small EOS to the Giant Bi-Power

The full Negri Bossi range will be on show at Plast 2012 in Milan. Here, the focus will be on extensive personalisation of solutions as a function of application and on the SE (smart energy) brand, set to become a key feature of this Sacmi Group company, one of Europe's leading designers and builders of thermoplastic injection moulding presses Negri Bossi is getting ready for Plast 2012, the...

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Coping Robots eliminate manual marking and finishing.
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Coping Robots eliminate manual marking and finishing.

Featuring 6-axis robotic arm, Models CRII 7030 and CRII 1040 offer capacities of 28 and 40 in., respectively. Units provide coping, piece mark, scribing, and cutting capabilities, and can process bolt holes, slots, flange thinning, and weld preps in structural steel. Robots automatically compensate 4° for natural taper of plasma to ensure straight cuts. With fully enclosed design, robots...

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GeckoSystems Marketing SafePath(TM) Technology for Mobile Robots and Conventional Navigation Systems

CONYERS, Ga., -- GeckoSystems Intl. Corp. (Pink Sheets: GOSY | http://www.geckosystems.com/) -- announced today that as a result of recent enhancements to GeckoNav(tm), the company is now calling their suite of fundamental mobile robot solutions for automatic, self-navigation: SafePath Enabled(tm)." GeckoSystems is a dynamic leader in the emerging mobile robotics industry revolutionizing their...

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Arms

Articulated Robot Arm provides effective reach of 500 mm.

Utilizing digital motors driven by steel-reinforced, polyurethane timing belts, R12-six is suited for testing, sample handling, and machine feeding. Self-contained 6-axis bench-top unit is available with optional incremental optical encoders, plus hand that incorporates mounting plate for grippers and vacuum cups.

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Manncorp's "Production Runner" Turnkey is Ideal for Flexible Mid-Volume SMT Assembly
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Manncorp's "Production Runner" Turnkey is Ideal for Flexible Mid-Volume SMT Assembly

Manncorp's new Production Runner" turnkey PCB production line is designed to meet the needs of high-mix, low-to-mid-volume automated assembly and is equally suitable for both short and long runs. The line includes Manncorp's acclaimed dual-head 8,000 cph MC-385V2V pick and place, the 5500 dual squeegee stencil printer and the CR-4000C lead-free hot air convection reflow system. CEO Henry Mann...

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Plastics Professionals Visit NPE in Orlando

Negri Bossi and Sacmi fly to Florida to present their latest range of products, from the revolutionary EOS to the innovative CHS vision system used to eliminate closing defects. Npe, the most important exhibition in the world for the plastics industry, will take place from April 1 to 5 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. This occasion is not to be missed by the Sacmi...

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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions
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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions

Triad Magnetics is an established leader in power supply innovation, offering product lines that span a wide range of diverse industries and applications. Adding to their long list of successful product launches, Triad announces the release of the new cutting-edge JSU Series of power supplies. To learn about all of its advantages and advanced features, see our video.

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