Modern Machine Shop

JUL 2018

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BETTER PRODUCTION MMS JULY 2018 100 ROBOTS AND AUTOMATION 120 Technology Drive • Troutman, NC 28166 | 704.508.7000 | IS YOUR FLEET OF CNC MACHINERY DOING ENOUGH FOR YOU? © Copyright 2018, C.R. Onsrud Incorporated. All rights reserved. MMS - 07|2018 If your machinery isn't working to get smarter every day, and providing you data to help make better business decisions, then we can help you. We developed Osync Machine Analytics® to streamline our own production, and it was recognized in 2017 with the Visionary Award for innovation. Now, this technology is available on all C.R. Onsrud CNC platforms. Call today to grow your #smartbusiness. [ F144Q12 ] QUBE SERIES COME SEE US! BOOTH 338670 This enables people to work closely alongside them, so other inspec- tion or manufacturing processes can take place during infrared inspec- tion. This method also has the potential to improve the quality of inspection results, as it can be used to ensure that the entire part is inspected. However, Mr. Brown says that at this point, the reliability this system can provide is more valuable than pos- sible time and money savings. "Using robots means consistency and the ability to go back and do an inspection in exactly the same way in exactly the same spot with no human error," he says. "Human opera- tors just can't move like a robot can, and that's why we're investing in this." | Universal Robots USA, Inc. 631-610-9664 | RoboDK | 855-692-7772 RoboDK software can be customized with algorithms to automate some program- ming tasks. NASA uses an algorithm that creates a tool path for the robot to follow on the surface of the fuselage, avoiding windows and holes. Photo: Universal Robots

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