SCARA

Micromech to lead Trio Motion Control’s UK expansion plan

Micromech to lead Trio Motion Control’s UK expansion plan

Motion control and systems build integrator, Micromech, has become the UK Solutions Partner for Trio Motion Technology, the motion-based manufacturer of machine control systems. Micromech, one of the country’s most experienced motion system integrators, will develop solutions for OEMs and machine builders using Trio’s range of motion controllers, I/O, servo drives and servo motors. The […]

By March 26, 2021 Read More →
Testing touchscreens with low-cost robotics technology

Testing touchscreens with low-cost robotics technology

Delta robots are used in a wide range of applications, from pick and place, fitting components at high speed and even testing other products. In this latest video you can see the ease of programming using Igus software which is free to download and simple to use. The Igus delta robot is a 3-axis robot […]

By March 12, 2021 Read More →
SCARA robot series handles payloads up to 15kg

SCARA robot series handles payloads up to 15kg

Omron’s latest industrial robot, the new i4H SCARA is designed to meet the demands of mass customisation, allowing manufacturers to produce high mixes of products at low volume to offer a wider array of goods to people. The i4H SCARA follows the recent release of the i4L light duty SCARA robot. The i4H boasts unique […]

By March 8, 2021 Read More →
Robotic automation delivers a competitive edge

Robotic automation delivers a competitive edge

Businesses that build, handle, and ship products are looking for ways to increase productivity by raising output without compromising accuracy. It’s the key to delivering the best possible value and the fastest turnaround to maximize customer satisfaction and maintain the competitive edge. Introducing new technology to automate assembly and handling processes is known to increase […]

By March 2, 2021 Read More →
Yamaha presents advances at distributor conference

Yamaha presents advances at distributor conference

Yamaha Motor Robotics FA Section, which provides advanced robots and associated expertise for diverse industrial assembly, parts-handling, and packaging applications, has held its 2021 annual distributor conference online, taking advantage of the chance to present diverse content and invite worldwide participation. The meeting opened with a welcome from the Netherlands by Yamaha Motor Europe’s CEO […]

By February 23, 2021 Read More →
Fanuc launches its strongest SCARA robot yet

Fanuc launches its strongest SCARA robot yet

Fanuc has expanded its SCARA robot line-up with the introduction of the newest model: the SR-20iA. Able to carry payloads of up to 20kg, it is the company’s strongest SCARA to date. The increased payload capacity of SR-20iA, alongside its small, lightweight design, opens up new operational possibilities in assembly, handling, picking and packaging applications. […]

By February 18, 2021 Read More →
Pick and place solution ends labour-intensive process

Pick and place solution ends labour-intensive process

RARUK Automation has supplied Plymouth-based Oakmount Control Systems with a new FlexiBowl parts feeder and Shibaura Machine SCARA robot. The two automated systems are now working in unison at a customer of Oakmount, where they are feeding, picking and placing a medical product into individual plastic packaging trays. Previously performed by a human operative, the […]

By February 10, 2021 Read More →
Omron launches next generation SCARA robots

Omron launches next generation SCARA robots

Omron’s new i4L SCARA is a compact robot that offers strong performance at the lowest total cost of ownership. The i4L delivers quality along with scalability, preventative maintenance and integration flexibility. Thanks to its compact design and small footprint, it is simple to install and can be table mounted or wall mounted without the need […]

By December 29, 2020 Read More →
Robots speed up the production of Covid-19 tests

Robots speed up the production of Covid-19 tests

In the fight against the coronavirus, speed and close co-operation are required. This is why Senova, a leading German developer and manufacturer of rapid test systems for biomarkers, viruses and microorganisms, decided to use the robotics expertise of Omron to enhance its production process. Previously, the manual production of the tests was very time-consuming. In […]

By June 11, 2020 0 Comments Read More →
Fast and accurate robots for picking, packing and dispensing

Fast and accurate robots for picking, packing and dispensing

Where automation and robotic applications require high speed and accuracy the new robust, fast, horizontally articulated Yaskawa Motoman SG-Series Scara Robots are ideal. Features such as a wide range of motion, compact design and internal cabling bring important benefits for when high speed and accuracy is essential in applications such as picking, packing, dispensing and […]

By May 8, 2020 Read More →