TITLE

Remote robotic control boosts weld quality

AUTHOR(S)
Hillen, Ed; Harris, Richard
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Gases & Welding Distributor;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effects of robotic control on the quality of welding production in the U.S. Application of digital communications for signal transfer in welding equipment; Implications of networking welding equipment for customers; Benefits of the system for companies in the welding industry.
ACCESSION #
14088087

 

Related Articles

  • IDEAS & APPLICATIONS.  // Welding Design & Fabrication;Jul99, Vol. 72 Issue 7, p8 

    Features equipment and processes used for welding introduced by various manufacturers from the United States. Building contractor National Engineering's use of robotics to construct a stadium for the Sydney 2000 Olympics in Australia; Benefits of Topmag's gas-metal-arc-welding process to users;...

  • Car sparks. Honeywill, Tristan // Professional Engineering;2/13/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p43 

    Focuses on the installation of industrial robots to make welding operations of Nissan Motor Corp. Ltd. in Sunderland, England. Efficiency of robots; List of the different divisions of the company; Advantages and disadvantages using industrial robots. INSET: Cutting a mean dash.

  • Welding.  // Production Technology News;Oct2004, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p26 

    Presents several welding equipment and supplies. Millermatic 350 and 350P from Miller Mfg. Co.; Metalloy Vantage wire welding from Hobart Brothers; ARC Mate 100iBe and 120iBe robots from FANUC Robotics America Inc.

  • CLOOS SCHWEISSTECHNIK.  // Automotive Manufacturing Solutions;Jan/Feb2007 Supplement, p108 

    The article presents information on welding solutions supplier Carl Cloos Schweisstechnik GmbH. Cloos provides welding technology with emphasis on the production of welding machine and turnkey ROMAT robot systems. Information on the range of welding machines and industrial robots developed by...

  • FANUC Robotics Names Lincoln Electric Preferred Welding Power Source in Asia.  // Welding Journal;Aug2008, Vol. 87 Issue 8, p10 

    The article reports that industrial robots supplier Fanuc Robotics North America Inc. has named Cleveland, Ohio-based Lincoln Electric Co. has preferred supplier of welding power sources to its Asian customers. In connection with the agreement, Lincoln Electric is investing more than $40 million...

  • Applied Manufacturing Technologies Offers Servo Gun Training Class.  // Welding Journal;Mar2007, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p9 

    The article reports on the introduction of Applied Manufacturing Technologies Inc.'s servo gun training class for engineers and manufacturing skilled trades. The Orion, Michigan-based company is a supplier of factory automation design, engineering, and process consulting services. The class...

  • innovations.  // Automotive Manufacturing Solutions;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p68 

    The article evaluates several innovative automotive products in 2009 including the VS50 spot-welding robot from Motoman, the Metrotom 800 tomograph from Carl Zeiss and the TKTI 10 digital and thermal camera from SKF.

  • Techno Retro-Fit Saves Basic System, Cash.  // MAN: Modern Applications News;Jul2006, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p54 

    Focuses on a project by Wolf Robotics to rebuild a multiple welding cell system with new robotics. Alternatives considered by the company before deciding to remodel; Challenges associated with the cost of reconfiguring the automation for the system; Benefits gained by Wolf from the new technology.

  • NWSA: 'Don't run your business without it'. Fitch, Fred // Gases & Welding Distributor;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p28 

    Recognizes the role of the National Welding Supply Association in the industry's success in the United States. Consolidation trends; Education as a major focus; Guideline documents regarding the United States Food & Drug Administration regulations for medical gas.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics