As the table on this new generation “8 Five” is inclined in a 55° plane (instead of 45°), negative machining angles of up to -20° can be reached. Consequently, the angle of the spindle axis in relation to the table ranges from 0 to 110° compared with 90° for the previous generation.
Especially for car body assembly applications in the automobile industry, rotary table specialist FIBRO has developed a modular heavy-load positioning table that positions large and heavy parts or equipment quickly and precisely.
The Latest Keyence Machine Vision System is without doubt the most complete vision system on the market. Already at top performance levels for speed, resolution, stability and the range of software tools, the XG-7000 Series can now also be programmed in a PC environment. The Controller houses a powerful image processing platform dedicated to avoiding problems of overloading and maintainability commonly found with conventional PC System. This vision system combines flexibility, stability, and performance with simplicity. Thus, it can be used by all, for all applications.
Just as with road traffic, planning, movement and tempo are also decisive when manufacturing cars. Volvo Cars is using Beijer Electronics' HMI solution iX to optimize the flow and thus rationalize its bodywork factory. The intuitive iX system is being used not only by operators and other production staff, but also in administration.
Tata Steel Rail France takes great care in inspecting the straightness of the ends of its rails so that its customers receive the straightest possible rails. As a result, it has recently retrofitted its end straightness inspection systems with Keyence's newest generation of CCD laser displacement sensors, the LK Series.
Interactive self-service solutions technology signifies a major trend in customer service. Businesses are under intense pressure to reduce costs, while also supporting revenue generating activities, improving their customer service and providing operational efficiencies. Delivering these requirements and meeting the changing needs of customers can be achieved simply through one neat kiosk solution.
The Southco® AC-30 and AC-40 actuators are the first actuators from Southco suitable for entry door solutions and harsh environments. Constructed of corrosion-resistant materials, the actuators are designed for applications in the off-highway, marine and transportation industries.