Automatic assembly of pliable components

10 questions that anyone developing an assembly application for pliable parts needs to ask (part 1).

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Human-Machine-Collaboration - For a world without Fence

The notion that robots can not only be entertaining but also useful has been well known in production environments and in daily life for a long time. Robot vacuum cleaners are used as small helpers in increasingly more private households.

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Tactile Robots: What the assembly in the factory of the future looks like

Nowadays, robots produce car bodies almost without human intervention. However, a lot of manual work is still required to assemble the interior. There are several hurdles to overcome for the assembly of plastic parts with robots: special sensor technology, complex programming and safety at work in human-robot collaboration. EDAG PS does a lot of research in this direction in order to be able to use tactile robots in assembly.

By Daniel Roth Topics: Tactile Robots, Assembly

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