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ABB Announce the Optimised Pre-Machining Robot IRB 6660

2008-03-07 - The IRB 6660 - for high performance applications! Vasteras, Sweden, March 7 2008. ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced the launch of the robot IRB 6660. The IRB 6660 is the first robot on the market that is dedicated to pre-machining applications in the foundry industry. This new robot is perfect for pre-machining and is designed for...

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Industrial Robot offers 1,000 kg payload.
Robots

Industrial Robot offers 1,000 kg payload.

Featuring steel frame and 9 motors, KR 1000 Titan provides 4,000 mm reach, making it suited for handling heavy, large, or bulky workpieces in building materials, automotive, and foundry industries. In axes 1 and 3, two motors feed into single gear unit. Axis 2 is also powered by 2 motors, each with its own gear unit. With work envelope of 78 cubic meters, modular robot is able to withstand 60,000...

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Robotic Bending Cell offers mid-level automation.
Robots

Robotic Bending Cell offers mid-level automation.

Combining PPEB or Easy-Form® Series CNC press brake with multi-axis Kuka robot, RoboCell handles small to medium-sized components in capacities of 80-110 ton bending force and 2.5 or 3.0 m table configurations. It can automatically load, form, and stack finished parts in unmanned process. Easy-Form® Laser system tracks parts during bending, providing real-time angle measurements. All...

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Robots

Adept Technology Records First Adept Quattro Robot Sales to Asia

Sales of Quattro Robots into Japan and Korea Mark Expansion of Packaging Business in Asia LIVERMORE, Calif.- May 1, 2008, Adept Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADEP), the leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and global robotics services, today announced it has received multiple orders for Adept Quattro(TM) s650 robots from customers in the Asia-pacific region. The sales mark a key...

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Robotized CMM Arm accelerates laser inspection jobs.
CMM Machinery

Robotized CMM Arm accelerates laser inspection jobs.

Designed to hasten repetitive 3D inspection duties, RCA combines automation capability of traditional CMM with mobility and part accessibility of articulated arm. Internal 7-axis articulated arm and external skeleton driven by electric motors create measuring robot that drives Metris MMD laser scanner along programmed motion path. Due to encoder technology and carbon fiber axes, RCA intrinsically...

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Inserters

Inserter System doubles manual speeds 40-50 bpm.

Designed to automatically place singular 3D objects into robag® 3 VFFS packaging equipment, system eliminates missed inserts and manual labor. Insert thickness range from 5 to 110 x 35 mm in any direction with weight capacity up to 25 g. Inserter reduces number of multiple inserts at speeds of 100 bpm and provides emergency shutoff to protect machinery in case of required shutdown. Unit can...

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Abrasive Blast Equipment

Robotic Blast Cleaning / Shot Peening System

A&B Deburring Company and Roeder Industries have partnered to offer a robotic blast cell designed for precise and repeatable application of any blast cleaning or shot peening operation. These machines are particularly useful in the aerospace industry, where accuracy and uniformity are required from part to part and across part families. Many part configurations may be stored in the robot's...

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Scara Robots are optimized for cycle time and payload.
Robots

Scara Robots are optimized for cycle time and payload.

Comprised of 3 models, TH-A Series includes full-function TS Controller with PLC and multitask function. X-, Y-, and Z-axis positioning repeatability is ±0.01 mm, while C-axis positioning repeatability is ±0.004°. Built with sealed labyrinth structure, series offers rigid construction and vibration-free performance. Max payload mass for TH650A is 10.0 Kg, and max composite speed...

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Robots

Seegrid Announces Engineered Solutions, a Division of Carolina Tractor, as First Founding Distributor of Its Industrial Mobile Robots

Engineered Solutions to Provide Sales, Service and Support for Seegrid's New Generation of Robots Designed to Provide Automation, Flexibility and Cost Savings in Material Handling PITTSBURGH - April 11, 2008 - Seegrid Corporation (www.seegrid.com), the premier provider of vision-guided mobile robots for the material handling industry, today announced that Engineered Solutions, a Division of...

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Robots

Fairmount Plant Robotic Setter

Pine Hall requested a second Setter at their new Fairmount Plant, located in Fairmount, Georgia to handle their standard product plus pavers efficiently. ASI met this request with a Robotic Setting System featuring Two Fanuc Robots with End of Arm Tooling and a special Push Through Pivoting Double Bank Wire Cutter. Two Fanuc Robots set brick on the kiln car ASI's engineers worked closely with...

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