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Intera 3 – The Power of Software Driving Innovation

June 26th, 2014 · News, Robotics

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 [...]

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Rethink Robotics Introduces Intera 3

June 19th, 2014 · News, Robotics

Rethink Robotics today announced Intera 3, a major upgrade to its advanced software platform. With Intera 3, Rethink Robotics doubles the performance and expands the abilities of Baxter, one of the first human-safe robots. Rethink Robotics’ latest software makes Baxter work twice as fast, with twice the precision previously possible. Intera 3 demonstrates the power [...]

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Festo VBNF/VFOF Pneumatic Control Elements

June 4th, 2014 · Pneumatic & Vacuum

Pneumatically controlled one-way flow control valve, with stop function and manual exhaust for direct installation at the drive. The function combinations of these valves, provide high performance with minimal space requirements Fewer components thanks to function integration: faster assembly and commissioning Save costs: from ordering to logistics Up to 50% space saving Energy efficiency thanks [...]

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Mitsubishi FR-A800 The Ultimate in Inverter Technology

June 4th, 2014 · Motion Control, News

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Introduces the A800 All-in-One Variable Frequency Drive that is fast, dependable, easy to use, and easy to integrate and install. The A800 Series inverter combines traditional induction and permanent magnet motors into a single solution, providing high performance response and energy-efficient motor control. Because of its flexibility, the A800 can be used [...]

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Mitsubishi Electric Certifies Training Center at Gibson Engineering in Norwood, MA

April 15th, 2014 · News

In an effort to make training convenient for its customers throughout North America, Mitsubishi Electric Automation has opened a Certified Training Center at Gibson Engineering in Norwood, Mass. The training center gives customers in the Northeastern U.S. more convenient access to the same quality training, hardware and material that was previously available to them only [...]

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Achieve higher 1-D & 2-D barcode read rates

April 10th, 2014 · Identification Systems, News

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 proven, [...]

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Festo Electric Cylinder ESBF

April 10th, 2014 · Motion Control, News

The Festo electric cylinder ESBF with ball screw spindles can be used for almost any tasks, whether clamping, gripping or cutting.  With feed forces up to 17 kN  providing hydraulic performance with electric cleanliness and efficiency, improving  your flexibility and control in high load applications. 3 sizes (63, 80, 100mm Protection class: up to IP65 [...]

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Multimedia Download: Technology Guide Ultrasonic Sensors

March 25th, 2014 · News, Sensors

More than 60 pages are packed with background information on functionality principles as well as advice on parameterization and commissioning of ultrasonic sensors. Expand your knowledge on sound beams, measuring range, switching inputs and outputs Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the “Technology Guide Ultrasonic Sensors” as a free multimedia download. This guide compresses more than 30 years of [...]

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Mitsubishi e-Factory MES Interface IT

February 26th, 2014 · Controls & Visualization, News

Part of Mitsubishi Electric’s e-F@ctory concept, the MES Interface IT bridges the traditional gap between the factory and office by enabling bi-directional data communication from the production floor to enterprise IT systems.  Eliminating all middleware and gateway PCs, the MES Interface IT controller-level direct database access provides users with the leanest solution possible, reducing overhead costs as well as [...]

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Festo DGC – A New Generation of Rodless Cylinders

February 26th, 2014 · Motion Control, Pneumatic & Vacuum

The DGC is a new benchmark for precision, reliable guidance and high load capacity.  And, moreover, an excellent price-performance ratio.  The DGC is a series of rodless linear drives with plain bearing or recirculating ball guides featuring improved guidance quality and higher load and torque capacity. Rodless drives with various guide options DGC-K With internal [...]

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