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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Yamaha Offers Full Line of Robots for High Speed Pick and Place Operations
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Yamaha Offers Full Line of Robots for High Speed Pick and Place Operations

The YP-X Series from Yamaha Robotics offers six models, including 2 axes and 4 axes types, for high speed pick and place operations. Super high speed pick and place operation at 0.45 sec. cycle time provides extremely high productivity (YP220BX under operating conditions of 50 mm in vertical direction, 150 mm in longitudinal direction, 50 in arch volume and 1 Kg load). Since it is possible to...

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Manncorp Celebrates San Diego Expansion with Free Feeders for ECM-EXP Purchasers

Manncorp is celebrating its newly enlarged San Diego showroom and additional staff appointments with a blockbuster incentive on the popular ECM-EXP pick & place system. For a limited time, the machine -- with an Internet price of $37,500 -- will come with a wide assortment of taped, stick and waffle tray feeders at no additional charge. According to Henry Mann, CEO, "This free bonus, with a total...

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Innovation First Announces Introduction of ROBOTC Programming for VEX Robotics

ROBOTC offers an easy programming language for use with VEX in the classroom and in robotics competitions GREENVILLE, Texas, Jan. 15 / - Innovation First, Inc., a leader in educational and competitive robotics products, today announced that the ROBOTC programming language will now be compatible with their VEX Robotics Design System. ROBOTC is a C programming language, for engineering, programming...

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Cartesian Robot offers full speed at long stroke.

NXY Series Cartesian robots use nut rotation-type hollow shaft motor for x axis that drives ball nut directly with no restriction of whirling speed even when using long stroke. Robots offer 2,000 mm stroke, max speed of 1,200 mm/sec, and maximum payload of 25 kg. They feature resolver for positioning system, high performance guide, and rigid frame, making them resistant to environmental...

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Arc Welding Robots feature compact design.

With working envelope of over 1,400 mm, Model KR 5 arc can handle payload of 5 kg and supplementary load of 12 kg. Space-saving and lightweight unit can be mounted on floor or inverted on ceiling, and features high continuous-path accuracy. Model KR 5 arc HW (Hollow Wrist) comes with protection rating of IP54, and has fluid supply system integrated into arm. Both units weigh 120 kg.

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Integrated Robotics and Custom End-of-Arm-Tooling Provide Solutions for Automated Machine Loading

ESS Technologies, Inc. custom designs robotic end effectors for FANUC robots. January 2008, Blacksburg, VA -ESS Technologies, Inc., an authorized FANUC system integrator, integrates a FANUC LR Mate mini robot with ESS custom-designed end-of-arm-tooling to create the TaskMate(TM) Robotic Loading System. The TaskMate(TM) is ideal for automating machine loading at the infeed. The custom...

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Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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