Robots & Robot Controllers

Beckhoff introduces TwinCAT Vision software
December 11, 2017

Beckhoff introduces TwinCAT Vision software

The software is designed to open up potential in machine building, for instance, through consistent real-time synchronization with other automation tasks or support of track-and-trace solutions.

ABB announces Yumi single-arm collaborative robot
November 30, 2017

ABB announces Yumi single-arm collaborative robot

Like YuMi, a dual-arm assembly robot introduced in 2015, the single-arm robot has a payload of 500 grams and is integrated into existing assembly lines

FANUC announces  SR-3iA and SR-6iA SCARA robots
November 29, 2017

FANUC announces SR-3iA and SR-6iA SCARA robots

FANUC’s SCARA robots feature operation for pick and place, assembly, testing/inspection and packaging processes in a range of industries including consumer electronics, auto component, plastics, food and beverage, lab automation, appliances and medical device manufacturing.

Yaskawa Motoman releases HC10 six-axis collaborative robot
November 28, 2017

Yaskawa Motoman releases HC10 six-axis collaborative robot

The HC10 is designed to eliminate operator pinch points while through-arm utilities hide cabling and increase safety by reducing the risks of snagging or interference with other equipment.

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Rockwell Automation announces Project Sherlock artificial intelligence (AI) module
November 22, 2017

Rockwell Automation announces Project Sherlock artificial intelligence (AI) module

This data-driven analytics algorithm is delivered inside a module that fits directly into the controller chassis. Once installed, Project Sherlock AI leverages novel physics-based modeling to “learn” the application that controller manages.

SensoPart introduces VISOR Robotic sensor
November 03, 2017

SensoPart introduces VISOR Robotic sensor

Thanks to a URCap software package, the VISOR Robotic can communicate directly with Universal Robot (UR) systems. This is designed to simplify the configuration of automation tasks.

UltraFlex Power releases Dragon 15 induction brazing robotic arm
November 03, 2017

UltraFlex Power releases Dragon 15 induction brazing robotic arm

Dragon 15 is designed to fully automate the brazing process for copper to copper, copper to steel, brass to copper and aluminum tubes.

Aerotech introduces HEX RC 6-axis motion controller
October 25, 2017

Aerotech introduces HEX RC 6-axis motion controller

The HEX RC features 6-axes of drives capable of controlling any combination of brush, brushless, or stepper motors. It digitally performs both current loop and servo loop closures to ensure positioning accuracy and performance.

October 18, 2017

Roboworld announces Pendant Armor protective frames for robot teach pendants

Pendant Armor protects robotic teach pendants from damage in manufacturing environments. Santoprene bumpers, screen protection and other accessories to keep your robotic pendant operational.

Yaskawa Motoman introduces MLX300 integration software for robots and PLCs
October 16, 2017

Yaskawa Motoman introduces MLX300 integration software for robots and PLCs

The MLX300 enables operators to control and program Yaskawa robots in a standard PLC programming environment, eliminating the need to learn a specific robot programming language.

Epson Robots announces T3 All-in-One SCARA robot at The ASSEMBLY Show
October 16, 2017

Epson Robots announces T3 All-in-One SCARA robot at The ASSEMBLY Show

The T3 robot comes with a built-in controller. It offers an automation solution for simple applications such as pick and place, assembly, parts handling and dispensing in industries ranging from automotive and medical development, to lab automation, consumer electronics, electronic components and industrial.

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DENSO introduces HSR four-axis SCARA robot
October 11, 2017

DENSO introduces HSR four-axis SCARA robot

The HSR robot can be switched between floor- and ceiling-mount simply by making a change in the configuration file of the controller, with no additional hardware necessary.

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Honeywell Intelligrated introduces Palmat pallet conveyor
October 02, 2017

Honeywell Intelligrated introduces Palmat pallet conveyor

Ideal for applications with fragile or unstable loads, the self-tracking, fully-supported belt is an designed as a solution for handling empty containers in preparation for fill lines in food and beverage operations.

ST Robotics announces Workspace Sentry collaborative robotic safety system
September 14, 2017

ST Robotics announces Workspace Sentry collaborative robotic safety system

The ST Robotics Workspace Sentry robot and area safety system are based on a small module that sends infrared beams across the workspace.

Roboteq introduces SBL2360 robot controller
September 13, 2017

Roboteq introduces SBL2360 robot controller

Roboteq’s SBL2360 is suited for use in Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGV’s), Warehouse Automation Robots, Police/Military Robots, or any other medium-power brushless motor control application.

Precise Automation introduces PF3400 Industrial Collaborative SCARA Robot
September 08, 2017

Precise Automation introduces PF3400 Industrial Collaborative SCARA Robot

The PF3400’s combination of speed/safety allows it to operate at full speed and deliver industrial throughput in applications where operators can move freely around the robot without concerns for their safety or impacting production.

Seegrid announces GP8 Series 6 self-driving pallet truck
August 31, 2017

Seegrid announces GP8 Series 6 self-driving pallet truck

The Series 6 self-driving pallet truck picks up and drops off palletized car parts without human interaction, increasing productivity amidst labor shortages for automakers.

On Robot announces RG6 electric gripper for cobots
August 31, 2017

On Robot announces RG6 electric gripper for cobots

The RG6 is an electric gripper designed for manufacturers automating the movement of delicate or heavy objects in applications such as pick and place, computer numerical control (CNC), machine tending, packaging and palletizing, and assembly.

Yaskawa Motoman introduces GP25 model of industrial robot
August 21, 2017

Yaskawa Motoman introduces GP25 model of industrial robot

The GP25 features an IP67-rated wrist and an IP54 body. An XP (eXtra Protection) package that increases the body protection rating to IP65 is available. This model offers a 25 kg payload capacity, 1,730 mm horizontal reach and 3,089 mm vertical reach. It can be floor-, ceiling- or wall-mounted.

Roboteq introduces FDC3260 intelligent robotic controller
August 18, 2017

Roboteq introduces FDC3260 intelligent robotic controller

The FDC3260 is targeted at designers of mobile robots, Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs). The 3 high power outputs are particularly effective for XYZ stabilization platforms, flight simulators or for driving three thrusters in underwater robot applications.