TITLE

MULTIPLE AXIS EDGERS: THE LATEST SALVO IN THE AUTOMATION WAR

AUTHOR(S)
LEE, JUDITH
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
LabTalk;May/Jun2011, Vol. 39 Issue 09A, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on multiple axis edging automation technology in ophthalmic manufacturing. It mentions the cost of investing in four- and five-axis edgers which can improve production efficiency and operations. Remarks from Edo Tortolato of Italian automation firm MEI regarding the benefits of the said technology to the eye care industry are presented. Details on how a five-axis machine can replace the use of multiple tabletop edgers are also explained.
ACCESSION #
60990791

 

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