A new servo-driven, high-speed, jointed-arm robot is designed for molding machines up to 165 tons running cycle times under 2.5 sec.
A new servo-driven, high-speed, jointed-arm robot is designed for molding machines up to 165 tons running cycle times under 2.5 sec. Model SMB 122 SHI from Ilsemann Corp., Sharon Hill, Pa. can be used in jobs with mold-open times less than 0.3 sec. The side-entry model features cast aluminum elements for lightness plus rigidity. It has a 1600-mm maximum take-out stroke, but its compact design permits operation inside the molding machine’s protective fencing. Payload capacity is 2.2 lb.