WEB EXCLUSIVE: In-mold labeling automation specialist Beck Automation of Oberengstringen, Switzerland, demonstrated its first application of IML on thin-wall, clear PS cups at the recent Fakuma show in Germany.
A new side-entry robot designed for production of pipette tips and other medical disposables will be shown at at this month’s Fakuma show in Germany by Hekuma GmbH of Eching.
The Victory line of tiebarless hydraulic machines from Engel Austria (U.S. office in York, Pa.) has been extended with a smaller, lower-cost series available at present only in Europe.
WEB EXCLUSIVE A new software function that optimizes the takeout path of a beam-mounted robot is part of the new R8 control from Wittmann Battenfeld, Torrington, Conn., that was introduced to the U.S. at the NPE show in Chicago last month.
A new single-beam robot suited to stack molds and applications requiring two vertical arms was unveiled at last month’s NPE show by Wittmann Battenfeld, Torrington, Conn.
A new high-speed, all-servo robot with three or five axes of motion comes from Sailor Automation Inc., Placentia, Calif.
A line of high-speed, three-axis servo robots for small machines is new from Sterling Inc., New Berlin, Wis.
All-servo, three-axis traversing robots from Sytrama in Italy are newly available in the Americas from Dri-Air Industries, Inc., E.
A new sprue picker that is lightweight, compact, and designed for presses from 22 to 165 tons comes from Harmo of Japan, represented here by AEC, Schaumburg, Ill., and sister company Sterling, New Berlin, Wis.
WEB EXCLUSIVE A new three-axis, servo-driven robot is the smallest in a series of low-cost models from Sepro Robotique of France, represented here by Sepro America LLC, Pittsburgh.