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Multiple machine flexibility

Deploy multiple Touch Robots and have the flexibility to schedule jobs on any of your machines. The Touch Robot’s coordinate system is calibrated relative to its fixture mounting table. Fixtured parts occupy the same robot coordinates on each of our systems, so a program created on one machine will run […]

Reliable assembly with contact sensing and force control

The Touch Robot’s adaptability is demonstrated by assembling heat-set threaded inserts in a plastic injection molding. The videos first show how an imprecisely positioned part is located and the insert bottomed out in the pilot hole by using contact detection. Then, the insert is heated, and with steady force, pressed […]