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Yaskawa integrates POWERLINK in controller

Yaskawa integrates POWERLINK in controller

Yaskawa has integrated POWERLINK in its DX200 robot controller, making it possible to seamless incorporate Motoman robots into machine automation sys-tems. For machine manufacturers, this advancement considerably simplifies the programming of robots. “We not only created an interface to POWERLINK,” explains Bruno Schneken-burger, head of the robotics division at Yaskawa Europe. “With Motoman Sync, we […]

By January 13, 2016 Read More →
Open robotics and Industry 4.0 event success

Open robotics and Industry 4.0 event success

EPSG and members B&R, Cognex, Comau and Festo recently hosted a technology day on the subjects of open robotics and Industry 4.0. More than 120 industry and university experts made their way to Lyon to find out about the latest developments in the field, and discover how the future of Industry 4.0 is already within […]

By June 18, 2015 Read More →
Ethernet POWERLINK comms enable flexible real-time robotics

Ethernet POWERLINK comms enable flexible real-time robotics

With the development of a new system architecture based on POWERLINK, SEPRO’s VISUAL3 control platform provides optimal control performance and accuracy for robots, regardless of their size and payload. SEPRO now has the freedom to implement new and more complex algorithms. The company also has the capability to place a slave module anywhere on the […]

By February 7, 2014 Read More →
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