Monthly Archives: June 2021

Bin Picking and Palletizing with Omron Cobot

Posted June 23, 2021 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Blog, Omron

The Omron TM collaborative robot, available from Innovative-IDM, when equipped with the new 3D vision camera, is able to pick up known objects with random overlapping positions out of a bin. Traditionally, this was difficult to automate because of varying weights, shapes and orientations of objects that require 3D location and different forces during picking. The 3D camera locates objects and sends their coordinates to the robot, while the software makes the advanced calculations required for optimized trajectory and force to pick up objects.

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Traceability in Food and Beverage Packaging (White Paper from Ormon)

Posted June 15, 2021 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Uncategorized

Traceability is not optional in Food and Beverage packaging.

In the food and beverage packaging industry, authenticity is essential. Since both public health and consumer satisfaction depend so heavily on product integrity, the food and beverage packaging industry is highly regulated.

Traceability is mandated by food and beverage regulation. Omron's laser markers, inspection verifiers, code readers and controllers cover the spectrum of traceability solutions.

Omron's white paper on traceability is must read for engineers and planners in the F&B packaging industry.

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DC to AC Drive Retrofit Benefits: No-Cost Webinar June 8

Posted June 3, 2021 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Blog, Yaskawa, Yaskawa Drives

Join us Tuesday, June 8, 11 am CDT.

Do you have an older DC drive system in need of upgrading, but your motor is still in good shape or difficult to replace? You will benefit from this 40-minute no-cost webinar.

Register NOW. You will learn about:
*Differences of DC and AC Drives
*DC vs AC performance considerations
*Cost of Ownership Comparisons -- You Will be Surprised.

Please forward to those in your organization who would benefit from knowing more about the benefits of replacing a DC system with a more modern AC drive system. REGISTER TODAY!

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