Okuma's booth will feature 17 machines, cutting a variety of metals and utilizing a multitude of functionalities. Twelve hands-on stations will display technology from Partners in THINC and feature the new Okuma App Store, where attendees can register to win 1 of 6 Surface Pro tablets. On-machine demonars, industry parts exploration library and a skeletal machine round out the exhibits.
Collaborative Robot Helps Manufacturer Rack Up 40% Increase in Sales Installing a Universal Robot to pick metal parts out of a press brake solved several automation headaches at Etalex; a Canadian manufacturer of shelving systems that had no room for safety guarding in front of the press and needed a flexible user-friendly robot able to safely handle the pick and place tasks in a high traffic area. Full Article
Where else can you meet the minds that are moving manufacturing forward? Nowhere but IMTS 2014. With a focus on success through cooperation, the week will be filled with technology, education, and ideas that we can all benefit from. It's happening September 8–13 at McCormick Place Chicago.
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