Robots

ATI Tool Changers Help Bring Ford's Fuel Efficiency Message to the Masses

Ford EcoBoost Display Showing at the New York Auto Show, April 2-11, 2010 Apex, NC, - When Ford Motor Company and ABB Robotics looked to create a new live robotic display to communicate the fuel efficiency message of Ford's new EcoBoost Powertrain Technology, they turned to ATI Industrial Automation for their Tool Changing needs. Debuting at the 2010 NAIAS Detroit Auto Show and on display at the...

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Robots

Extended-Reach Robots aid in processing large parts.

Available with horizontal reaches to 122.3 in. and vertical reaches to 219.9 in., MH-series has internally routed cables and hoses and can be placed in close proximity to workpieces/equipment. Floor-, wall-, or ceiling-mounted units use DX100 controller, capable of handling multiple tasks and controlling up to 8 robots (72 axes), I/O devices, and communication protocols. Featuring brakes on all...

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Automation Systems

Dual Arm Robot features compact, flexible design.

Featuring 15 axes of motion, SDA5D robot is suited for assembly, handling, machine tending packaging, and part transfer applications. It has internally routed cables and hoses that minimize interference and maintenance and simplify programming. Dual independent arms work together, with one able to hold part while other performs operations on it. System offers payload of 11 lb and has horizontal...

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Automation Systems

Industrial Robots feature actuator-based, 7-axis design.

Models SIA5D and SIA50D slim, individual arm robots offer short axis lengths and extreme motion flexibility, allowing them to be positioned out of normal working area without limiting motion range of any axis. They can mount between 2 machine tools to provide open access to machines, for fixture maintenance, adjustment, or testing, and machine operator station. Systems are controlled by Motoman...

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Robotic MIG Gun features air- and water-cooled design.
Robots

Robotic MIG Gun features air- and water-cooled design.

TOUGH GUN I.C.E.(TM) (Integrated Cooling Enhancer) Robotic MIG Gun circulates water at nozzle and has SS water lines running along durable air-cooled gooseneck. External water lines run independently of power cable and shut-off valves at I.C.E. connections, so maintenance downtime is limited. Device provides 550 A capacity at 60% duty cycle with mixed gases and supports wide range of metal...

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Pneumatic Torque Reaction Arm reduces worker injuries.
Arms

Pneumatic Torque Reaction Arm reduces worker injuries.

With lift capacities to 500 lb and torque capacity to 2,212 lb-ft, ReactionArm® manipulator reduces injuries to workers' wrists, arms, and upper bodies by absorbing shock, torsional forces, and impact forces from attached power tool, torque gun, or nutrunner. Minimized balance forces result in float feel when moving throughout work cell, and middle joint leveling feature lets arm stay in...

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Maxon's Collaboration with National Instruments
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Maxon's Collaboration with National Instruments

Maxon Precision Motors (Fall River, MA), a leader in electric motor technology and motion control products, is pleased to announce a strategic collaboration with National Instruments (Austin, TX). The initiative will look to highlight mutual areas of interest in the field of robotics. An informal relationship between the two companies was initiated as early as 2006, with the inclusion of NI...

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Five ABB IRB 7600 Robots Take the Stage with Bon Jovi for the Band's Historic Circle Tour
Controls and Controllers

Five ABB IRB 7600 Robots Take the Stage with Bon Jovi for the Band's Historic Circle Tour

Patented RoboScreen(TM) technology delivers an unprecedented concert experience. Robots choreographed to move in sync to the music. AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (February 25, 2010) - The Bon Jovi concert experience has always been a marvel of sight and sound and The Circle Tour" which opened February 19th in Seattle's Key Arena has taken this production innovation to a new level. A primary component of...

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Manncorp to Exhibit Three of Its 'Best Sellers' at APEX Expo Las Vegas
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Manncorp to Exhibit Three of Its 'Best Sellers' at APEX Expo Las Vegas

Equipment to be exhibited at Manncorp Booth 2458, APEX 2010 Manncorp will showcase its best sellers from each of three major equipment categories at APEX Expo 2010. The dual-head MC-385 pick-and-place, the T200A budget-priced lead-free batch reflow oven and the RW-400 split-vision rework station will all be in Las Vegas on continuous demo at Booth 2458. "Even with over 300 products in our line,...

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Articulated Robot System handles 150 kg payload.
Automation Systems

Articulated Robot System handles 150 kg payload.

Consisting of 5-axis overhead robot arm mounted on linear gantry, Model IRB 6620LX is suited for machine tending, material handling, and assembly operations. Robotic arm features IP67 rating and can be mounted either upside down or sideways on linear axis. Ranging in height from 8-13 ft and in length from 6-108 ft, linear axis can support up to 2 robots, and provides ability to serve several...

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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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