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Dual-arm concept robot makes North American debut
Dual-arm concept robot makes North American debut

ABB concept 14-axis robot for small parts assembly applications has two arms and is designed to work with human coworkers. Link to video.Read More

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Robot builds on insights into Atlantic razor clam dynamics
Robot builds on insights into Atlantic razor clam dynamics

Mechanical engineers at MIT have developed "RoboClam," which replicates a clam’s ability to burrow into soil while using very little energy.Read More

PLCopen part 4 blurs the lines among PLCs, robotic, and motion control
PLCopen part 4 blurs the lines among PLCs, robotic, and motion control

Inside Machines: The PLCopen working group for motion control has standardized and logically defined all aspects of machine control programming, providing one of the best attempts of integrating PLC,... Read More

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More from 1955... Keep the right kind of records to protect your patentable ideas
More from 1955... Keep the right kind of records to protect your patentable ideas

Author King is a registered patent agent and an electrical engineer. He says protecting your inventions is much easier than most engineers think. It’s mostly a matter of keeping comprehensive... Read More

Top 5 Control Engineering articles, March 17-23
Top 5 Control Engineering articles, March 17-23

Were you out last week? Miss something? Here are Control Engineering's five most-clicked articles from last week, March 17-23, including articles about intermittent high-voltage fault, PLC, harmonics... Read More

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Apps for Engineers
CFE Media's Apps for Engineers is an interactive directory of more than 170 engineering-related applications for Android and iOS operating systems, that were created by various companies. The app will help users do their jobs better and save time, providing a "pre-sort" of relevant mobile engineering applications loaded with various calculators, catalogs, file viewers, measurement tools and more.
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Controller for safety-related automation tasks
Controller for safety-related automation tasks

Siemens' Simatic S7-1212 FC controller is designed to perform standard and safety-related... Read More

Connector series, hood components for larger diameter cables
Connector series, hood components for larger diameter cables

Harting's Han 3A size connectors now can be assembled with cable diameters as large as M25, which... Read More

Indicator compact series for machinery, automation applications
Indicator compact series for machinery, automation applications

EAO's Series 14 indicator compact are designed to provide status indication for use in a variety of... Read More

Modular drive solutions and software tools for industrial networking
Modular drive solutions and software tools for industrial networking

Lenze's modular software, scalable hardware, and modern interfaces is designed to minimize... Read More

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