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PHD’s Modular 7th Axis Linear Actuator

PHD’s Modular 7th Axis Linear Actuator

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Learn How This Plant Saved 16GWh in Energy

Learn How This Plant Saved 16GWh in Energy

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8 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Conveyor Belt

8 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Conveyor Belt

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Unpacking End-of-Line Palletizing

Unpacking End-of-Line Palletizing

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How to Select the Right Servo Motor

How to Select the Right Servo Motor

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80/20 Social Distancing Solutions

80/20 Social Distancing Solutions

80/20 People Guarding 80/20 Inc. specializes in "The Industrial Erector Set," a T-Slot aluminum building system that is applicable in any industry, manufacturing process, or application. With a focus on completing every project to the highest standard, 80/20 offers...

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80/20 Custom Material Handling Solutions

80/20 Custom Material Handling Solutions

80/20 provides unlimited customized solutions with its T-slot aluminum profiles that fit your changing needs and processes. Easily Transport your Equipment  Equipment placement can be hard to manage in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. With varying factors like...

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Industrial Internet of Things: Manufacturing of the Future

Industrial Internet of Things: Manufacturing of the Future

Outlining the impact of Industry 4.0 on automation and manufacturing Industrial Internet of Things Often described as the fourth Industrial Revolution, IIoT continues to build in popularity and use across industries and the world. IIoT involves connecting smart...

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MiR Robots Optimize Warehouse Logistics

MiR Robots Optimize Warehouse Logistics

In a busy warehouse, space is limited. Customers are impatient. Competition is fierce. This means that time, personnel, and space must be optimized.  In a high-tech, high-rise warehouse in Odense, Denmark, hundreds of pallets are transported during a 15-hour workday....

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QC Conveyors Introduces the Flextrac Series Conveyor

QC Conveyors Introduces the Flextrac Series Conveyor

The Flextrac Series Conveyor features three different configurations to meet the needs of your company including Modular Plastic Chain, Alpine, and Gripper Elevator Conveyor Systems. CUSTOMIZE A CONVEYOR TO YOUR NEEDS The Flextrac Series Conveyor can be configured to...

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PHD Heavy Duty Pneumatic Parallel Grippers

PHD Heavy Duty Pneumatic Parallel Grippers

Series GRR Heavy Duty Parallel Gripper Series GRR Guardian® High Capacity Pneumatic Parallel Grippers provide high grip force, five long jaw travels, and high jaw loads. This heavy duty end effector’s rugged design and jaw construction can withstand high impact and...

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Combating the Labor Shortage in Manufacturing

Combating the Labor Shortage in Manufacturing

The skilled labor shortage is no laughing matter for the manufacturing industry. With the national unemployment rate falling to 3.6% in April 2019, there aren’t many people looking for work. And, while the U.S. manufacturing index shows a slowed rate of expansion over...

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Maintain Product Orientation At Both Infeed and Outfeed

Maintain Product Orientation At Both Infeed and Outfeed

Maintain Product OrientationCBC080 conveyors guide product around a turn, maintaining the same orientation at both infeed and outfeed. They are engineered to transition product seamlessly with our AS40 family of conveyors. Unique Belt Guide DesignImproves Durability...

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Universal Robots UR16e: 16kg payload collaborative robot

Universal Robots UR16e: 16kg payload collaborative robot

Expand your possibilities with this 16kg payload heavy duty cobot from Universal Robots.   Let the UR16e do the heavy lifting for your business. The Universal Robots UR16e opens up new applications possibilities with industry-leading 16 kg (35.3 lb) payload...

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Yamaha Cartesian Robots: Available in 5 Standard Families.

Yamaha Cartesian Robots: Available in 5 Standard Families.

5 Reasons why the YRG Cartesian Robot may be right for you:Point 1.  Use of 4-row circular arc groove type 2-point contact achieves high durability. When compared to the 2-row Gothic arch type 4-point contact guide, the robot provides features that it does not stop...

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