Universal Robots ActiNav for Pick and Place Applications

AUTONOMOUS BIN PICKING FOR MACHINE TENDING APPLICATIONS EASY TO USE ActiNav does not require prior robot programming experience. ActiNav setup is intuitive using the Universal Robots teach pendant, teach by demonstration, and the six-step wizard-guided setup process. ActiNav Autonomous Bin Picking is easy to program with: Intuitive & prompt-based programming: Complete the programming hassle free from […]

Coordinated Robotic, Motion, and VFD Control

Optimize OEE with a synchronized, motion-centric approach. “The traditional approach for optimizing OEE on a production line consists of using a PLCbased model from a single source automation supplier. This approach focuses heavily on maintenance in an attempt to limit downtime.” Writes Scott Carlberg from Yaskawa. Synchronized Motion Control for OEE “An alternate and potentially more successful approach is based on […]

Magnetic Grippers Collaborative Robots

Integrated SMC UR+ magnetic grippers support workpieces with holes and uneven surfaces where a vacuum pad cannot be used. SMC Corporation of America, a premier partner of Numatic Engineering, has joined Universal Robots’ UR+ program, launching the new UR+ certified MHM Series Magnetic Gripper capable of absorbing a great variety of ferromagnetic pieces, with different geometries […]

Plug-and-Play Cobot Conveyor Control

Program In- and Out-Feed Conveyors via the Cobot Tablet Plug-and-Play The conveyor’s motor includes a driver that connects directly to the digital I/O of UR’s cobot controller.  All of the driver’s settings are then available to the cobot’s program without PLC programming or industrial networking protocols. Control Your Conveyor from Your UR Robot QC Conveyors’ […]

Email or Text Messages from Collaborative Robots

Minimize Downtime, Monitor and Optimize Production “Whether I’m in the shop or not, Insights signals any stop immediately.  I then put the robot back into production faster. Minimum downtime means higher productivity.” Tommy Caughey / President, Walt Machine Inc. Monitor Universal Robots’ Cobot with Robotiq Insights Insights Features: Real-time Robot Dashboards KPIs Email Reports Scheduler […]

Parts Feeder + Vision + Cobot

Learn how to use intelligent visual part detection and image processing. Bring your own parts to Numatic Engineering’s Booth #4220 to learn how intelligent visual part detection and image processing seamlessly integrate with a collaborative robot.  FREE REGISTRATION Free entrance to the Expo and a 20% discount for the Educational Conference.  Promotion Code: SPECIALBAL245 ATX […]