Handling Equipment

Stäubli Connectors and Robotics to Exhibit at PLASTEC West 2012

DUNCAN, SC - Each year PLASTEC West draws thousands of plastics professionals in search of the most innovative solutions in the industry. When the show returns February 14 - 16 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA, StÃ-¤ubli's Connectors and Robotics Divisions will jointly present their solutions for automation in the plastics industry at Booth 3811. Take advantage of this unique...

Read More »
Spring Loaded Arm fosters ejector stroke absorption.
Robots

Spring Loaded Arm fosters ejector stroke absorption.

Used when sprues and runner systems do not stay on ejector pins after ejection from mold, GSZ Spring Loaded Sprue Plier Arm enables GRZ 20-16... Sprue/Part Pliers to absorb ejector stroke of mold. This inline spring arm has end ported for quick-touch pneumatic hose connectors and is available with clampable and threaded shafts. Latter includes jam nut and lock washers for plate mounting.

Read More »
Pick-and-Place Machine measures placing force.
Robots

Pick-and-Place Machine measures placing force.

Available as option on FLX2011 Series machines, placing force measurement system consists of chuck where actual placement takes place. Chuck allows for processing of substrates such as PCBs with max size of 200 x 200 x 3 mm. By means of software plug-in, actual placement force from 0-5 N ±0.5 N can be predefined. Spring characteristic is calibrated for each nozzle and data is stored in...

Read More »
Multipurpose Cleanroom ISO 5 Robot has 6 axes of motion.
Robots

Multipurpose Cleanroom ISO 5 Robot has 6 axes of motion.

Constructed with materials that eliminate potential for contamination of manufacturing area and processed parts, Cleanroom IRB 120 features unpainted mounting holes, unpainted stainless steel mechanical stops, and glue seals that avoid particle generation. Four-layer paint with varnish clear coat facilitates cleaning via cloth. Able to reach 112 mm below its base, Class 100 Cleanroom-rated robot...

Read More »
Sponsored

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.

Read More »
Essemtec to Demonstrate Solutions for the Entire Production Process at the 2012 IPC APEX Expo
Software

Essemtec to Demonstrate Solutions for the Entire Production Process at the 2012 IPC APEX Expo

Glassboro, NJ - Essemtec, a leading manufacturer of surface mount technology (SMT) production equipment, announces that it will showcase flexible Swiss-made solutions in Booth #1617 at the upcoming IPC APEX Expo, scheduled to take place February 28 - March 1, 2012 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. The PANTERA-XV is designed for prototype and mid-size series manufacturing. The...

Read More »
Manncorp Planning to Exhibit Its Best Sellers at Apex
Ovens

Manncorp Planning to Exhibit Its Best Sellers at Apex

Apex visitors may get to see three products that helped drive Manncorp to record sales in 2011. They are the 5,000 cph MC-385 pick and place, the BR750 split-vision rework and the BT300CP lead-free batch reflow oven. With a placement accuracy of 30 Â-µm, 3 sigma and a price of under $50,000, the MC-385 pick and place has become a value and performance benchmark for mid-volume PCB assembly....

Read More »
Robots

Robot Line provides lightweight models for reduced energy use.

THL Series SCARA Robots include the THL500, THL600 and THL700 with lightweight die cast aluminum arm lengths of 500 mm, 600 mm, and 700 mm. Each THL offers payload of 10 kg with cycle times of .45 s for the THL500 and THL600 and .50 s for the THL700. Robots feature working envelope of 4 axes, with a Z-axis rotation of 360Â-º. Maximum speeds range from 6.3 m/s to 7.9 m/s overall. TSL 3000...

Read More »
Software

Robots for UGV Operations offer hardware, software options.

CoroBot® Classic and CoroBot Explorer are available with software and hardware options that help researchers, educators, and engineers accelerate development of unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) applications. Software upgrades include teleoperation application and full Robotic Operating System (ROS) compatibility. Microsoft Kinect® hardware option gives users IR imaging and depth...

Read More »
Six Axis Robot features 20 kg payload capacity.
Robots

Six Axis Robot features 20 kg payload capacity.

Offering long reach of 1.7 m, Viper(TM) s1700D is suited for applications that require precise automation, including material handling, machine tending, packaging, cutting, and assembly. Robot features Adept ACE(TM) software and advanced self-diagnostics for proactive monitoring and troubleshooting. With Ethernet TCP/IP capability, robot can be controlled through PC, PLC, or controller.

Read More »
Robots

Robotic Welding Cells automate manufacturing processes.

Delivering flexibility to meet complex application needs, standardized and flexible LeanArc systems come with all necessary components: welding robot, positioner, torch, HMI, torch cleaner, full operator safety package, and welding power supply. Assortment of pre-engineered robotic welding cells, intended for fabricators, include virtual models for use in optional offline programming. Optional...

Read More »
Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services
Sponsored

Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services

Neagle Choice has long been known as a quality source for commercial sewing, printing, die cutting, and the manufacturing of a wide range of custom products. Enhancing our service capabilities has been the key to our success, and has driven our growth into many new and exciting markets. Continuing on this trajectory, we now offer precision laser cutting and etching, adding to our long line of manufacturing services. See our video to learn all about it.

Read More »

All Topics