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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - February 10, 2016
February 09, 2016

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - February 10, 2016

Submit a funny caption for this comic. If your caption is selected as the winner, we will send you an Automation.com-engraved Cross Calais Pen ($20 value).

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - January 20, 2016
January 19, 2016

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - January 20, 2016

The winning caption was submitted by Eric N. in Colorado. Congratulations, Eric!

"Glad you're happy with the new frictionless conveyor system, Otto, but we've got a shift starting in ten minutes!"

A few other good captions were submitted also. See below the comic for a few honorable mentions...

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Otto Mation Comic - January 13, 2016
January 12, 2016

Otto Mation Comic - January 13, 2016

Otto attempts to explain his industrial IoT strategy for the manufacturing plant to his boss, Mr. Barnes.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - December 16, 2015
December 14, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - December 16, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Robert J. in New Jersey. Congratulations, Robert! Robert submitted these new lyrics for the favorite song, "Up on the Rooftop."

"Up on the roof top reindeer paws, Out from the chimney robot claws"

A few other good captions were submitted also. See below the comic for a few honorable mentions...

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Otto Mation Comic - December 9, 2015
December 08, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - December 9, 2015

Mysterious man encourages Otto to run for President again, claiming he has a much better chance this time.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - November 18, 2015
November 16, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - November 18, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Mike B. in Pennsylvania. Congratulations (again), Mike!

"I know this sounds crazy, but I feel like we should put on our PPE before we get started!"

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - October 28, 2015
October 26, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - October 28, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Pete L. in Pennsylvania.

“If he gets assembled in that order, he’s going to be a real butt-head to deal with.”

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Otto Mation Comic - October 21, 2015
October 19, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - October 21, 2015

Otto makes his demands after Mr. Barnes asks for more advanced automation at the plant.

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Otto Mation Comic - October 14, 2015
October 09, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - October 14, 2015

Otto discovers why all the vendors are trying to sell him "IIoT-related" products.

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Otto Mation Comic - October 7, 2015
October 06, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - October 7, 2015

Vendor sales guy attempts to sell Otto an IIoT platform that will solve all of his problems.

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Otto Mation Comic - September 30, 2015
September 29, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - September 30, 2015

Otto is growing tired of everyone jumping on the IIoT buzzword bandwagon.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - September 9, 2015
September 08, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - September 9, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Anibal R. in Spain.

"Yes, it's an Autumn Mation overflow. "

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Otto Mation Comic - September 2, 2015
September 01, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - September 2, 2015

Otto convinces his boss to give him money to implement a manufacturing information management system.

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Otto Mation Comic - August 26, 2015
August 25, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - August 26, 2015

Otto's new CEO asks him to bring more technology into the company. Where does that leave Mr. Barnes?

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Otto Mation Comic - August 19, 2015
August 18, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - August 19, 2015

Otto explains to Mr. Barnes why he has a better chance of being elected President in 2016.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - July 29, 2015
July 28, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - July 29, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Rob D. in Ontario, Canada.

"Otto! You cannot robohandle everyone that disagrees with you! Put that man down!"

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Otto Mation Comic - July 22, 2015
July 21, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - July 22, 2015

Otto tells Mr. Barnes that the company needs to hire more young engineers to update the automation systems.

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Otto Mation Comic - July 15, 2015
July 14, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - July 15, 2015

Otto asks his engineering team to brainstorm about how the Internet of Things (IoT) will affect manufacturing automation.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - June 17, 2015
June 16, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - June 17, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Kate M. in Washington.

"Otto CONVEYS the SWEET benefits of automation."

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Otto Mation Comic - June 10, 2015
June 09, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - June 10, 2015

Otto talks to his veteran maintenance technician about new methods of determining what equipment needs to be repaired.

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