PT ZONE: Robots

INJECTION MOLDING: New Robots & Automation Solutions Coming to K 2016 Show
Look for modular automation systems, new controls, and new robots and pickers. More (+)
K 2016 Preview: Injection Molding
Adapting injection molding to the concept of Industry 4.0 is gaining momentum. At this show you’ll see that the interconnected, integrated “factory of the future” is almost here. More (+)


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China Bets Big on Automation

With the full brunt of the Chinese government behind it, the country’s industrial robot inventory is forecast to explode 2500% from 70,000 in 2016 to 1.8 million by 2025.

INJECTION MOLDING: New Robot & Servo Picker at K 2016

A four-axis SCARA type and a versatile picker join Engel's line.

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New machinery, robots, and auxiliaries demonstrate continued momentum of technical development—and preview some K 2016 exhibits.

China’s Appetite for Advanced Molding Technology

Do automation and advanced molding technologies still offer U.S. molders safe harbor against low-cost competition?

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OVERVIEW:
Robots

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Robots are used primarily in injection molding but in other processes as well as a means to automate the process and reduce cost by eliminating the need for operator intervention. Robots can be used for part/sprue removal, part assembly and even packaging.


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