TITLE

Robots Lend a Hand

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Assembly;Jun2008, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the use of robots as flexible fixtures in assembly lines to hold and position parts while other robots or machines perform a process. The automotive industry orignally developed the concept. According to the article, fixture robots have shorter, stockier components and fewer axes of motion.
ACCESSION #
34764672

 

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