PT ZONE: Robots

PT Article WittmannBattenfeld Expands Mexican Operations
WittmannBattenfeld’s Mexican subsidiary is undergoing its second expansion in two years, boosting warehouse and office space at its Querétaro subsidiary. More (+)
INJECTION MOLDING: New Robots at Fakuma Show
Half a dozen suppliers introduced new servo and pneumatic models. More (+)


Key Themes from the Fakuma Show

Servo-hydraulics, servo sprue pickers, electronic water-flow monitoring/control, and exotic multi-process cells were the headliners in Friedrichshafen.

Wittmann Battenfeld Holds Open House, Future Careers Event

More than 200 attend one-day program.

Robot Sales Maintain Record Pace

Another quarter, another record for robot orders and shipments in North America.

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Three Themes at Fakuma Show

Servo hydraulics are becoming standard; servo pickers proliferate; water flow monitoring and control are new focus.

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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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Product Announcements

INJECTION MOLDING: New Robots at Fakuma Show
Boy Machines Inc. 12/1/2014
ROBOTS: Small 6-Axis Robot
ABB Inc. 9/23/2014
INJECTION MOLDING: New Robots & Sprue Pickers at Fakuma
Wittmann Battenfeld, Inc. 9/23/2014
INJECTION MOLDING: Improved IML Automation at Fakuma
Waldorf Technik, Inc. 9/23/2014
INJECTION MOLDING: Robots Get Remote Tech Service
Wittmann Battenfeld, Inc. 9/23/2014

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