Technology

SCARA robot “YK400XE” is newly launched

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Increase of the payload and reduction of the cycle time are achieved. Yamaha Motor Europe FA Section will release new SCARA robot “YK400 XE” (with an arm length of 400 mm) on September 17, 2019. This “YK400XE” is a successor model of the conventional model “YK400XR” that features high accuracy and high performance even at […]

Piab

Advanced EOAT solutions for the plastics industry

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Piab EOAT

Piab’s vacuum grippers are specially designed for handling plastic parts out of a mould. Taby, Sweden – From components to complete systems and from stock to custom, your needs as an injection moulding manufacturer will be met at Piab. End-of-Arm Tooling for the plastics industry can cover a number of functions – all of which will help […]

Festo

Festo launches the most compact slide on the market

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Festo launches the most compact cylinder on the market

Automation specialist Festo takes compact pneumatic drives to a higher level with the introduction of the industry’s most compact slide unit – the DGST. It is being launched together with a new range of compact cylinders and guided cylinders to provide the ideal drive combination for compact assembly systems. Aruj Abbas, Product Manager at Festo, […]

Festo

Click – Watch – Do it with automation video support from Festo

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Festo Video Tutorial

Click – Watch – Do it with automation video support from Festo Library of free video support tutorials to help engineers tackle common service and maintenance tasks with confidence. Optimising productivity and minimising downtime are key to maximising efficiency. Underestimating how long a maintenance task will take, or the degree of difficulty involved – even […]

Yamaha

Yamaha delivers configurable modular transfer for robot assembly cells

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LCM100

Flexible LCM100 linear conveyor module boosts efficiency over conventional belt-and-roller transfer The LCM100 linear conveyor module, a unique solution for robotic assembly by Yamaha Factory Automation Section, enables cleaner, quieter, and more flexible workpiece transport. By simplifying production startup, reducing cycle times, and increasing accuracy, the modules boost productivity and yield, while also cutting noise, […]

Festo

Fast and reliable configuration of automated process valves

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Festo configurator for process valve units

The new configurator from Festo saves time and money From manually operated to automated process valves, the new configurator makes selecting the optimum solution child’s play. Festo online tool offers fast and reliable configuration of process valves If you are responsible for specifying valves for process applications, the new valve configurator from industrial automation specialist […]