Conveyor Maximizes Space Usage, Efficiency

June 2008
Assembly;Jun2008, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p20
The article focuses on the use of a VariFlow conveyor system by Ophthonix Inc. in the manufacture of high-resolution eyeglass lenses. The lenses feature a kind of optical fingerprint technology called iPrint. The conveyor system is from Bosch Rexroth Corp. The features of VariFlow as well as the advantages of using it are discussed.


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