Bimba's all-plastic cylinder is designed for a semiconductor application to withstand the harsh environment of hydrofluoric acid fumes used for surface cleaning. The All-Plastic Cylinder has the construction and strength of a traditional Bimba cylinder with 100% plastic components exposed to the environmental elements.
Intera 3 enhances Baxter's capabilities. Intera 3 is the latest and by far the most impressive version of our revolutionary software platform for manufacturing and production applications - with twice the speed, precision, and motion quality of previous versions of the software. Watch Baxter perform machine tending tasks with the power of Intera 3 with [...]
Cognex Software improves set up and increases 1-D & 2-D barcode read rates Powered by the high-performance 2DMax+™ and 1DMax+™ with Hotbars™ algorithms, the advanced tuning features offered by DataMan® 5.2 software apply to all symbologies including: 1-D barcodes PDF417 codes MSI codes Aztec codes MaxiCodes QR codes Find out how new tuning capabilities bring [...]
piCOMPACT™ will give your customers amazing uptime with the world's fastest integrated controls ejector. piCOMPACT™ is ideal for electronics, semiconductor, plastics, metal, small packaging, pick and place, robotic integration and the wood industry. watch video
BUS ultrasonic sensors are perfect for either distance measurement, or position detection of granules, fluids and powders. They measure fill levels, heights and sag without making contact as well as count and monitor the presence of objects.
Air Hydro Power customers now benefit from access to the Parker Hydraulic Group’s full range of world-class products, including electro-hydraulics, as well as AHP’s outstanding customer support services. Services also include; 3D CAD design facilities, system and power unit build, commissioning, training, authorized warranty and repair and technical assistance. Parker Hannifin’s network of approved distributors [...]
USA TODAY – Money Article A $25,000 robot named Baxter recently worked 2,160 straight hours in a Hatfield, Pa., injection molding factory, grabbing plastic parts off the line, placing them in a box and separating them with inserts, then counting the items to make sure each box was exactly the same. Those tasks typically require [...]
The new Collaborative Robot ebook provides a comprehensive review of 9 emerging collaborative robots for industrial applications. This ebook includes a comparative chart for all the main specifications for each robot. Key features of the robots Challenges related to each one Pluses and minuses of each technology
The newly released FX3S adds extra expandability making it possible to utilize analog, Ethernet and MODBUS® functions even in small-scale systems. The FX3S is the fit-and-forget PLC solution for space and cost conscious applications requiring up to 30 I/O. This minimum-expandability, battery-less maintenance free controller is perfect for handling straightforward processes and can be hidden [...]
(CBS News) Payroll processor ADP says private businesses added 166,000 new jobs in September. In the future, some of those could be manufacturing jobs returning from places like China, thanks to a new piece of technology already working an assembly line in Pennsylvania.