Automated System handles solid- to liquid-phase sample prep.
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Automated System handles solid- to liquid-phase sample prep.

Metrohm 815 Robotic Soliprep is designed for preparation of samples from solid to liquid phase in fields of ion chromatography, HPLC, ICP, trace metal analysis, titrimetric, and direct measurement applications. It delivers flexibility to accurately add solvents, homogenize, filter, dilute, and transfer solutions to sealed vials. System can even titrate or measure directly without user...

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WowWee's Robosapien(TM) V2 Robot Named as Finalist in The BETT Awards 2008

Interactive Robot Recognized for Excellence in Digital Educational Design HONG KONG - November 29, 2007 - WowWee, an Optimal Group company (NASDAQ: OPMR), today announced that its Robosapien(TM) V2 robot has been named as a finalist in The BETT Awards 2008 (www.bettawards.co.uk). The Robosapien V2 robot, WowWee's highly-evolved fusion of technology and personality", features the interactive...

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Robots

Leading Edge Aerospace Purchases America's First Quantum FaroArm

LAKE MARY, Fla., October 25, 2007 - FARO Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: FARO), the world market leader in portable computer-aided measurement arms and laser tracker sales, announced the first North American sale of the Quantum FaroArm, only two weeks after its debut at the Quality Expo. The buyer, Leading Edge Aerospace, Inc. of Wichita, Kansas, currently uses multiple Platinum FaroArms and FARO...

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Machining Cell suits small to medium size job shops.
Robots

Machining Cell suits small to medium size job shops.

Combining RoboDrill Vertical Machining Center with FANUC 6-axis robot for automated loading/unloading, JobShop Cell handles any part that fits in its 6 in. vise/chuck and features inbound and outbound conveyors and guarding. Work-handling interface accommodates hydraulic/pneumatic workholding options. FANUC RoboDrill VMC offers 14-tool tool changer, torque to 56 ft-lb, rigid tapping to 5,000 rpm,...

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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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Packaging Machinery

Vertical Robotic Case Packer Uses High Speed Servo-Driven Case Transfer System

October 2007, Blacksburg, VA - The ESS Technologies, Inc., Model V 30 Vertical Robotic Case Packer incorporates the latest servo drive technology to create a high speed vertical case packing system. The V 30 is capable of handling jars, bottles (plastic or glass), tubes, bags, and/or cartons. Designed around a Fanuc M-16iC Robot, the V 30 Case Packer includes all the necessary software to address...

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Robots

Castell and Newton Labs Announce Partnership for Next Generation Machine Guarding

Erlanger, Kentucky and Seattle, Washington (November 5, 2007) - Castell and Newton Research Labs, Inc. have partnered to develop the next generation of machine guarding systems. By incorporating a sophisticated three dimensional imaging technology and redundant system components, the new systems will provide a far more efficient and cost-effective means of protecting personnel and property than...

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Robots

Epson Launches New High-Speed, High-Precision G Series SCARA Robots

Epson Launches New High-Speed, High-Precision G Series SCARA Robots " Offering 168 models with top-class motion capabilities to respond to a broad range of equipment specifications" - TOKYO, Japan, September 26, 2007 - Seiko Epson Corporation ("Epson") announced that it is beginning sales of its new G Series SCARA robots today, September 26. The G Series employs Epson's original smart motion...

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Robot Support reacts to arm/welding torch collisions.
Robotic Components

Robot Support reacts to arm/welding torch collisions.

Robot support iCAT swings away mechanically by up to 10° in event of collision between welding torch and workpiece, helping avoid damage to welding torch, peripherals, and robot. Integrated switch-off fuse reacts directly in event of crash and stops robot immediately. Support features central media guide and torsion-resistant cable assembly excursion ±240° in 6th axis. System is available for...

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Dispensers

Robotic Dispensers suit manual load/unload applications.

Robot Automation Dispensing Systems can apply 1- and 2-component adhesives, sealants, and lubricants onto manufacturer's products that require precision bonding, gasketing, potting, and sealing during assembly. Engineered, manufactured, and programmed to meet end-user specifications, systems include manual load-unload fixture, part tooling, safety components, system assembly and controls, robot,...

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3Sixty Mission Critical Launches New Service Offering UPS as a Service As A Cost Effective Alternative to UPS Equipment Ownership
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3Sixty Mission Critical Launches New Service Offering UPS as a Service As A Cost Effective Alternative to UPS Equipment Ownership

At 3Sixty Mission Critical, we specialize in maintaining the performance and uptime of our customer's mission-critical applications. Our services are comprehensive and designed to take on the entire burden of maintenance. Our "UPS as a service" is just another example of how we develop out of the box solutions to help our customers operate more efficiently; see our video to earn more.

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