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Adept Technology and Prosurgics Collaborate to Develop Next Generation Surgical Robotics Systems

Adept's Advanced Robotic Technology and Expertise Uniquely Suited for Projected $2.5 Billion U.S. Surgical Assistant Robotic Market LIVERMORE, Calif.- March 3, 2008 - Adept Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADEP), a global, leading provider of intelligent robotics systems, and Prosurgics, a leading image-guided surgical robotics company, today announced an agreement to collaborate on the design and...

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Scara Robot has 900 mm arm length with 20 Kg max payload.
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Scara Robot has 900 mm arm length with 20 Kg max payload.

Designed with minimal parts for reduced maintenance concerns, YK900XG uses long-life grease and features directly connected (belt-less) motor and reduction system for Z and R axes. Absolute type resolver is used for position detector, eliminating need for return-to-origin action, and positioning accuracy is +0.02 mm for XY axes. Piping and wiring can be designed in compact layout, and special...

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Error Proofing System aids assembly of threaded fasteners.
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Error Proofing System aids assembly of threaded fasteners.

Utilizing position monitoring technology, Tool Position System (TPS) keeps track of assembly tool location and can set specific control parameters for each fastener. It is available for articulating arms from 10-4,000 Nm, and sequence of XYZ fastener positions can be programmed to ensure assembly to specifications. Along with 5 or 10 in. color touchscreen HMI, other features include socket tray...

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Siemens and National Jewish Medical and Research Center Form Strategic Alliance to Advance Shared Vision of Personalized Medicine

Institute for Advanced Biomedical Imaging to Be Constructed at National Jewish MALVERN, Pa., and DENVER, Feb. 13 - With a shared vision of a more personalized medicine, Siemens Healthcare and National Jewish Medical and Research Center have formed a strategic alliance to improve and develop novel imaging and diagnostic technologies using genomics, proteomics, and integrated research and clinical...

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SCARA Robots work with Micro PowerDrive controllers.
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SCARA Robots work with Micro PowerDrive controllers.

Available in 168 models ranging from 450-1,000 mm in reach, G-Series combines smart motion control technology with high rigidity arm design to achieve optimum speed and precision with minimal vibration. Robot arms are available in standard, Class 10 Clean, or IP54/65 configurations as well as tabletop, wall, or ceiling mount versions. Vision Guidance, DeviceNet, Profibus, Ethernet IP, and...

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Adept Technology Reaches Production Milestone with 25,000 Robot Shipped
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Adept Technology Reaches Production Milestone with 25,000 Robot Shipped

Adept Quattro Robot Shipment to Preferred Packaging Partner Clear Automation Marks Company's Achievement LIVERMORE, Calif.- January, 29, 2008, Adept Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADEP), the leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and global robotics services, today announced it has reached a production milestone with the shipment of its 25,000 robot. The company shipped the Adept...

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Arc Welding Robot suits push-pull aluminum welding.

Featuring bus communication interface to control lift arc start and end, TAWERS-Aluminum MIG can detect when current is flowing and retracts to take pressure off wire, resulting in reliable arc ignition. It uses 3 motor system to ensure accurate wire feed, and features syncro-weaving function and servo feeder for real-time parameter adjustment from thick to thin materials. Product can also use...

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Freelin-Wade & FIRST: Three Years and Counting

McMinnville, OR - January 11, 2008 This week, student teams around the world began receiving their build kits for the 2008 FIRST Robotics Competition. 2008 marks the third year in a row that Freelin-Wade has provided the plastic tubing for the robot kits. FIRST, (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is the brainchild of Dean Kamen, the President of DEKA Research &...

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Robotic Arm features 7-axis design.
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Robotic Arm features 7-axis design.

Supporting payload capacities up to 30 kg, Presto MR20 offers 7 axes of motion that enable emulation of human arm motions for performing complicated work processes in constricted work areas. Robot is controlled by Nachi AX20 series controller and offers horizontal reach of 1,260 mm and repeatability of ±0.1 mm. Additional features include two 6 mm through-arm pneumatic lines, 18 conductor...

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