Motion Control Critical to Machine's Success

May 2008
Assembly;May2008, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p26
The article focuses on the role of motion control in the success of an automated workstation developed by automated production equipment manufacturer Lambert Engineering Ltd. It mentions that the manufacturer earned a contract with automotive supplier T1 Automotive Group to construct an automated workstation that will assemble plastic fuel-line components for four-wheel-drive vehicles. Motion and positioning control were executed by a battery of servo-pneumatic drives and valves from Festo Corp.


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