Virtual Environment fosters industrial robotics competency.
Cleaning Products & Equipment

Virtual Environment fosters industrial robotics competency.

As PC-based, off-line programming environment and robotics simulation tool, MotoSim® Touch provides instructors and students with production environment for Yaskawa industrial robots and FS100 controller. System comes with physical programming pendant as well as off-line programming and simulation software package. In addition to providing hands-on experience regarding robotic functions,...

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Renishaw Neuromate Frameless Gen II Cleared by the FDA
Robotics

Renishaw Neuromate Frameless Gen II Cleared by the FDA

Stereotactic robot has application in broad range of neurosurgical procedures, first U.S. installation at Philadelphia’s Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. The U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA) has issued clearance for Renishaw’s neuromate® frameless Gen II stereotactic robotic system. Neuromate provides a platform for a broad range of functional neurosurgical procedures including...

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Robotics

Six-Axis Articulated Robots suit industrial assembly environments.

Providing precise arm movements with respective max reaches of 723 and 912 mm, Viper 700 and 900 accommodate payloads up to 7 kg and feature integrated solenoid valves and offline programming and emulation software. Slim robotic arm design minimizes space required for work cells, while IP67 rating and corrosion-resistant materials facilitate washdown. Controls are embedded into amplifier, and...

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Baxter, Sawyer Robots Take Center Stage at PACK EXPO 2015
Robotics

Baxter, Sawyer Robots Take Center Stage at PACK EXPO 2015

Sonoco Alloyd, Omega Design, Piab to Showcase Baxter BOSTON - As Rethink Robotics introduces its new Sawyer robot to the packaging world for the first time, the company's category-creating first product, Baxter, will be showcasing its popularity and versatility in several different booths around the show floor at PACK EXPO 2015. Last week, Rethink Robotics announced the availability and...

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Robotics Automation for the Wire Industry

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Robotics

Single-Arm Robot automates precise tasks.

Weighing just 42 lb, Sawyer Robot features 8.8 lb payload, with 7 degrees of freedom and 1,260 mm reach that can maneuver into tight spaces and varied alignments of work cells designed for humans. High resolution force sensing, embedded at each joint, enables Rethink Robotics' compliant motion control, which allows robot to feel its way into fixtures or machines. Powered by Baxter, Sawyer...

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Z-Theta System integrates linear and rotary axes.
Controls & Controllers

Z-Theta System integrates linear and rotary axes.

Customizable and adaptable to design requirements, Z-Theta system achieves rotary axis and linear axis in single unit that, when operated in coordinated motion, can effectively create a helical motion path. System can also be used to move to defined linear positions and then perform independent rotary moves. Based on Kerk ScrewRail®, design leverages Haydon and Pittman motor technology for...

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Yaskawa Motoman, R/X Automation Solutions and Universal Robotics Announce Strategic Partnership
Robotics

Yaskawa Motoman, R/X Automation Solutions and Universal Robotics Announce Strategic Partnership

Dayton, OH – The Motoman Robotics Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. (Yaskawa Motoman), R/X Automation Solutions (RXAS) and Universal Robotics have formed a strategic partnership to deliver robotic pharmacy order fulfillment systems. The robotic system will provide complete verification of National Drug Code bar codes and validation of robotically placed patient labels for pharmacy unit of use...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Advantages of Utilizing Robotics in Plastic Injection Molding

Robotics in plastic processing is the natural progression of technology. It has ushered in a plethora of possibilities that have improved and supported the industry dramatically. Motivation for implementing robotics and downstream automation has primarily been to increase productivity, reduce cycle times, increase part quality and facilitate the assembly of small harder-to-handle components. Most...

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Robotics

WEISS Intelligent, 3 Axis Robot

WEISS CHALLENGES AXIS OF POWER, EFFICIENCY & COST: INTELLIGENT 3-AXIS SYSTEM SURPASSES TRADTIONAL 4-AXIS SCARA ROBOTIC PERFORMANCE. Willoughby, OH — Industry leading specialist for rotary tables and automation, WEISS (Buchen, Germany), and its subsidiary WEISS North America, Inc. (Willoughby, OH), is a pioneer of direct-drive pick & place and multiple-axis modules. In an effort to advance...

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Electronic Components & Devices

ATI Industrial Automation's Annual Technology Fair Scheduled for August 13th, 2015

Apex, North Carolina: ATI Industrial Automation will host their Annual Technology Fair at the Michigan Sales Office located at 4577 South Lapeer Road, Suite I, Orion Township, MI 48359. On Thursday, August 13th, discussions will detail the many new end-effector products developed by ATI over the past year along with their existing state-of-the-art products. ATI will provide cost-effective...

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