Exploring Your Robotics and Fixed Automation Options

Steadham, Diane
November 2009
Welding Design & Fabrication (21512663);Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p16
Trade Publication
The article discusses the basic robotics and fixed automation options for use in the equipment selection process. It mentions that robotics, which is known as flexible automation program, is used to weld multiple type of joints in a cost effective and safe way. It notes that professional welders must note the critical choices in machinery such as type, size, and style and consider the parts accuracy in fixed automation to increase volume of production.


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