Pick-and-Place System offers placement rate of 6,400 cph.
Robots

Pick-and-Place System offers placement rate of 6,400 cph.

Suited for high-mix assembly applications, dual-head Model MC-392 features ball screw X-Y drive and closed-loop servo control with linear encoding for placement accuracy of 30 Â-µm, 3 Sigma. Unit is available in in-line configuration with up to 96 feeders or as stand-alone unit with space for 160 feeders. Equipped with Cognex®-based vision system, Model MC-392 enables on-the-fly...

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Multipurpose Robots offer payload capacity up to 20 kg.
Robots

Multipurpose Robots offer payload capacity up to 20 kg.

Suitable for machine tending, material handling, and arc welding, Series IRB 2600 contains 3 versions: 2 short arm variants measuring 1.65 m for 12 or 20 kg payloads and one long arm model measuring 1.85 m with 12 kg payload. Up to 27 kg payload is achievable for pick/place and packaging applications with wrist vertical. Available with IRC5 Robot Controller, robots are IP67-rated for harsh...

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Adept Technology Robotics Selected to Participate in Advanced Cancer Treatment Program
Robots

Adept Technology Robotics Selected to Participate in Advanced Cancer Treatment Program

Adept and Lyon Civils Hospitals - UCBL collaborate with the help of the French Cancer cluster CLARA program to develop a proof of concept for treating small cancer tumors Pleasanton, Calif.-- Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and global robotics services, today announced it is participating in the CLARA (Lyon Auvergne Rhone-Alpes Cancer...

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Arms

Ziehm Imaging and Medtronic Present Interface for Image-Guided 3D Navigation

Raising Reliability Standards in the OR With Distortion-Free Intraoperative 3D Imaging NUREMBERG, Germany -- Medical technology players Ziehm Imaging and Medtronic teamed up to improve the use of 3D imaging together with intraoperative navigation. The Ziehm Vision FD Vario 3D C-arm now connects to Medtronic's StealthStation(R) navigation system over the Ziehm NaviPort interface to deliver...

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Software

Adept Technology Unveils Expanded Automation Solutions for Producers at Pack Expo 2010

New Primary Packaging Platform Combines Safety and High- Throughput for Food Packaging Applications; Suite of Mobile Solutions Addresses Logistical Challenges Faced by Packaging Manufacturers PLEASANTON, Calif., Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and global robotics services, will showcase their two newest products at the Pack Expo 2010...

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Robotic Packaging System reduces labor requirements.
Packaging Machinery

Robotic Packaging System reduces labor requirements.

Intended for use by bottle manufacturers, Pakman Packaging System features fully-articulated, 6-axis robot mounted on structural sub-frame. Other features include infeed product conveyor, box-in-feed and exit roller conveyor, and safety guards. Able to be moved around via heavy-duty castor wheels, system is designed to pack blow molded containers into boxes in layers. Functionality is further...

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Germantown Tool & Machine Incorporates Two New Robotic Welding Systems to Increase its Robotic Welding Capabilities
Robots

Germantown Tool & Machine Incorporates Two New Robotic Welding Systems to Increase its Robotic Welding Capabilities

Germantown Tool & Machine Inc. in Huntingdon Valley, Pa has acquired two Robotic Welding Systems to add to their already extensive MIG welding capabilities. The Fanuc M-16iB20, 6-axis Robots with R-J3iC controls are equipped with Lincoln PowerWave 455M Power Sources. Capacities include 65 Reach and up to 8 ft linear weld path. These new additions bring the number of Robotic Welding Cells we...

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Robots

Raytheon Unveils Lighter, Faster, Stronger Second Generation Exoskeleton Robotic Suit

Unveiling coincides with release of Marvel Studios' Iron Man 2 on Blu-ray and DVD TEWSKBURY, Mass. -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) unveiled its second generation Exoskeleton (XOS 2) at its research facility in Salt Lake City, Utah, during a demonstration with Paramount Home Entertainment. The new robotic suit is lighter, faster and stronger than its predecessor, yet it uses 50 percent less power....

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Automation Systems

Gantry Machine offers multi-axis motion platform.

Available in 3 fully assembled models, TechnoMod Gantry Machine comes complete with built-in industrial computer, swing arm console with monitor and keyboard, cabling, software, and enclosure. Travel ranges are 650 x 300 x 275 mm for Model 30, 650 x 450 x 275 mm for Model 45, and 650 x 650 x 275 mm for Model 65. For complex operations, 4th or 5th rotary axis can be added. Machine is suited for...

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Antennas

Murata Invites Visitors to View Demonstrations Including Unicycling Robot and RFID Capabilities at Electronica 2010

Murata Power Solutions power products also featured Hoofddorp, Netherlands: Murata will be exhibiting at Electronica 2010 in Munich, Germany, 9-12 November 2010, on booth B5:107. The company will demonstrate its unicycling robot, Murata Girl, alongside the flexibility of its RFID technology, MAGICSTRAP®, plus its micro-blower spot cooling device and other solutions for consumer, automotive...

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