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January 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Robots & Automation
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on robots and other automated machining and work handling equipment.
Pick-and-Place Robot, Controller Comprise Open, Scalable Platform
The RCP-Delta robot from Aerotech is available in four models that support payloads ranging to 3 kg, with X- and Y-axis reaches ranging from 500 to 1,300 mm and an optional continuous rotation about the Z axis (yaw).
Vertical Translation Stages Provide Smooth, Accurate Elevation
Aerotech’s MPS50SV and MPS75SV lift stages can be used in applications ranging from light-duty laboratory research to high-duty cycle production processes.
Linear Motor Stages Enable High-Accuracy Processing
Aerotech’s Planar DL-series XY linear motor stages are designed to provide improved planar geometry performance in applications requiring straightness and flatness of motion.
Nanopositioning Stages Feature Direct-Drive Technology
Aerotech offers its ANT-L-Z crossed-roller Z-axis nanopositioning stages in two models, the ANT95-L-Z and ANT130-L-Z, and in two accuracy grades.
Rotary Stage for General-Purpose Positioning
Aerotech’s AGR series motorized rotary stages are said to improve speed, load capacity and long-term positioning performance for general-purpose positioning in laboratory and industrial applications.
Optimized Controller Available in Space-Saving Package
Aerotech’s Automation 3200 multi-axis machine controller is available with a compact panel-mount or rack-mount (1U or 4U) computer designed for industrial environments.
Command Six Motion Axes With One Controller
Servo Amplifiers With Software-Based Encoder Multiplication
Automated Material Handling
Rotary Table With Positioning Accuracy