PT ZONE: Robots

3D Printing’s Growing Presence Seen at Fakuma Show
Additive manufacturing appeared in tooling inserts, robot grippers, and molded parts. More (+)
PT Article Where Was 3D Printing at the Fakuma Show?
All over, and in a variety of roles. More (+)


Funny Looking Robots

Super-high-speed pick-and-place units made their debut at a plastics show.

Yushin America Expands

The first phase of a two-step expansion almost doubles assembly capacity.

AUXILIARIES: New Loaders, Granulators, Dryers & More at Fakuma Show

AUXILIARIES: New Loaders, Granulators, Dryers & More at Fakuma Show

Speed to Market: Pretium Stays Light on Its Feet And Ahead of the Pack

A visit to its largest PET plant illustrates how this versatile blow molder leverages design skills, a can-do attitude, and a high degree of production flexibility to supply custom products in ever-shorter time windows. A new thrust into automation will help pick up the pace.

Wittmann Battenfeld To Expand Connecticut Facility

This space allows for the future growth for all three of its divisions: IMM, robots and automation and material handling and auxiliaries.

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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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