Robots

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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Modular Robotic Cell loads and unloads trays and conveyors.

Modular Robotic Cell loads and unloads trays and conveyors.

Weighing less than 1 ton, Model DS1100-MTL-TD can be moved from one machine to another with pallet jack. In addition to feeding parts directly from conveyor or tray, 7-axis robot can load or unload auxiliary equipment during machining. Robot can also transfer parts to secondary operations such as washing, inspection, or marking. Two drawers will accommodate tray up to 18 x 24 in., and trays can...

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ATS Awarded US$14.3 Million Order for Pharmacy Packaging Automation

CAMBRIDGE, ON, July 3 / - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. today announced it has been awarded a US$14.3 million order to design, build, install and support a number of automated packaging systems for a market-leading healthcare company. This significant order, incorporating robotics, automated material handling systems and ATS SmartVision technology, involves a number of systems that are...

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KMT & PDS to Demonstrate Integrated Router Trimming Solutions at International Robots & Vision Show 2007

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 5, 2007 - Precision Drive Systems (PDS), the exclusive authorized U.S. sales and service center of Giordano Colombo electric spindles, and KMT Robotic Solutions, North America's leading robotic trimming solutions provider, will showcase their new integrated router trimming solutions at the International Robots and Vision Show 2007 in Rosemont (Chicago), IL from June...

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Kuka Robotics Selected by NEGRI Bossi to Supply Robotics for New Automation Division

Injection Molding Systems to Utilize KUKA High Accuracy Floor & Shelf Mounted Robots Clinton Township, Michigan - June 4, 2007 - KUKA Robotics Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of industrial robots, today announced it has been selected by Negri Bossi Inc. of Mississauga, Ontario Canada to provide floor and shelf mounted robots for its injection molding systems. KUKA Robotics' robots will...

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Robotic System performs PET blow-molded bottle handling.

Robotic SUBTA (Stand Up Bottle Take Away) System enables in-line automated PET bottle handling and unloading. Able to roll away from molding machine to allow mold changes, portable unit grabs and sets bottles on conveyor standing up. Single- and double-row systems offer pattern teaching capability, tooling the permits use of angled and/or tapered bottles, and on-the-fly programmable operator...

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