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Mitsubishi Understands Automation

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The G-Flex 1500 bowl feeder eliminator offers Ultimate Flexibility!

download datasheet G-Flex is a programmable platform that shakes and tilts automatically, continually feeding almost any shaped item to vision guided robots.

 

 


 

New 2200 Series Smartflex Conveyor

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The 2200 Series SmartFlex flexible chain conveyor platform excels at small-part handling, thanks to its power transfer features that smoothly transfers parts as small as 3” diameter on and off the conveyor for improved performance.  

 


 

New Ultra-compact RCD Cylinders

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New Ultra-Compact Motorized Cylinder with 12mm Cross-Section and a body length as short as 60mm. Its high-speed performance with maximum acceleration/deceleration of 1 G and maximum speed of 300 mm/s is highly effective in reducing cycle time in a variety of systems.

 

 



Cognex - DataMan 300
A Quantum Leap in Barcode Reader Performance

The DataMan 300 series of readers was developed to handle the most difficult-to-read DPM DM300(Direct Part Mark) codes as well as challenging 1-D linear barcodes and 2-D Data Matrix codes and for indexed or high-speed lines.

 

 



SICK - mini Twin safety light curtains

Minivation is an innovation in miniature housing: for the first time, sender and receiver elements have been integrated into an eMiniTwinxtremely compact housing in the miniTwin safety light curtain. Miniature optimizes space, allows for cost-cutting standardization and simplifies installation.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

Newsletter Archive

Advantech
SmartSwarm 341 Asset Integration Gateway - March 2017
DIN-Rail IPC - October 2016
Uno-1252G Gateway Solution - August 2016
True-Flat Panel PC - July 2016
WISE 4012E Wireless I/O Modules - March 2016
iDoor Communication Technology - February 2016
UNO-2000 Series Embedded Automation Computers - January 2015
10-Finger Multi-touch Computer - August 2014
Touch-Panel Computer with 4th Generation Core i3 Processor - May 2014
EKI-3525/8 Green Solution Unmanaged Ethernet Switch - September 2013
Easy Remote I/O with PROFINET Connectivity – January 2013
Uno 4000 Automation Computers – September 2012
Power over Ethernet Switches – April 2012

Applied Motion Products
StepSERVO Integrated Motor Design - October 2015

Asyril
Flexible Feeding System - December 2015
Asycube largo 5 Parts Feeder - October 2015

Barksdale
White Paper: How to Select a Pressure Switch – February 2012
CS Pressure Switch – June 2011

CCS America
Waterproof Light Ring HLDR-IP - September 2015
Flat Dome light designed for limited space - June 2013
HLDL2 High-output LED Flood Lights – July 2012
Compact LED Light Controller – May 2011
Introducing New CCS Lights - January 2011

Cognex
DataMan 262 & 363 High Performance Barcode Readers - July 2017
DataMan 70 Compact Barcode Reader - June 2017
In-Sight 7000 Configurator - May 2017
DataMan 70 Compact Barcode Reader - May 2017
In-Sight Laser Profiler - April 2017
In-Sight 7000 Gen II - April 2017
In-Sight VC200 Multi Camera Vision System - February 2017
In-Sight 2000 Vision Sensors - December 2016
PowerGrid 2D Barcode Reading - November 2016
DataMan 8600 Upgrade Program - September 2016
SurfaceFX Feature Extract - August 2016
Industrial Barcode Reading Guide - July 2016
KIA Motors Achieves 99% Read Rates - June 2016
Machine Vison & Industrial ID Lab Kits - April 2016
In-SIght 2000 Video - March 2016
In-Sight 2000 Vision Sensors - February 2016
DataMan 150/260 Fixed Mount Readers - December 2015
DataMan 152/162 High Speed Readers - November 2015
DataMan 360 Barcode Readers - June 2015
In-Sight 5705 5MP Vision Systems - May 2015
DataMan 150/260 Fixed Mount Readers - April 2015
Three Reason Your ID Readers Need Performance Feedback - February 2015
DS1000 3D Product Inspections - December 2014
DataMan 8600 Handheld with UltraLight Technology - September 2014
DS1000 Optimizes Product Quality with 3D Inspections - August 2014
Checker 4G7C Color Vision Sensor - June 2014
Cognex Barcode Symposium - May 2014
Powerful New DataMan Software 5.2 Release - April 2014
DataMan 300 with Unmatched Read Rates - March 2014
DS1000 3D Laser Profiler Inspects & Measures in 3D - February 2014
DataMan 8050 Handheld Industrial Barcode Reader - January 2014
Best Technologies of 2013 - DataMan 50L Barcode Readers - December 2013
In-Sight Explorer Version 4.9 Released - November 2013
Complimentary Food & Beverage Workshop - September 2013
Entry-Level Color Vision System - August 2013
Tech Note: Connectivity for Vision & ID Applications - June 2013
In-Sight Track & Trace 2.0 Software Release - April 2013
Expert Guide: When to Buy a Color Vision System - April 2013
VisionView 900 Operator Interface Display - March 2013
DataMan 50, Small barcode reader – February 2013
DataMan 503, Just point and read – January 2013
In-Sight 7010 Vision System, Best of 2012 – December 2012
DataMan 9500 Handheld Reader with Mobile Computer – November 2012
In-Sight 7010 Watch & Win – October 2012
Get to Know In-Sight 7000 FAQs – September 2012
SensorView2 Vision Display – August 2012
In-Sight 7010 Entry Level Vision System – July 2012
In-Sight 7000 with Integrated Autofocus –June 2012
HOTBARS ID Technology – May 2012
Tech Note: Achieving Higher Read Rates – May 2012
New In-Sight 7000 Vision System – February 2012
DataMan 300 Barcode Reader – January 2012
DataMan 500 Image-based ID Reader, Best of 2011 – December 2011
White Paper: When 99% Just Isn’t Enough, Best of 2011 – December 2011
In-Sight Explorer 4.6 New Inspection Tools – November 2011
We Can Read It, Image-based ID Readers – October 2011
VisionView Supports Rockwell & Siemens CE Panels – June 2011
Application Story: Checker Metal Stamping Measurement – June 2011
White Paper- When 99% Just isn't Enough - February 2011
R.R.Floody offers DataMan 500 evaluations - February 2011
Saving Images to an FTP Server - February 2011
DataMan 500 Logistics Barcode Reader - January 2011

Coval
Advanced Vacuum Solutions - July 2013

Dorner
Activated Roller Belt Conveyor - February 2017
Conveyor Lift Gates - December 2016
7000 Series Sanitary Conveyor - November 2016
Custom Conveyor Lift Gate - October 2016
FLexMove 180 Degree Conveyor - August 2016
2200 Series LPZ Z-Frame Conveyors - June 2016
Newly Redesigned 2200 Series Belt Conveyors - May 2016
Advanced Pallet Traffic Management - December 2015
VBT Vertical Belt Conveyors - November 2015
2200 Series Precision Move Pallet System Conveyor - August 2015
Food Handling & Processing Conveyors - April 2015
SmartFlex Pallet System - January 2015
3200 Series with Flexible Layout Options - December 2014
SmartPace Dynamic Pacing Conveyor - November 2014
AquaGard 7100 Next Generation Stainless Conveyor - October 2014
3200 Series Modular Belt Conveyors - August 2014
7100 Series AquaGard Stainless Steel Table Top Conveyor - March 2014
Best Technologies of 2013 - Flexible Product Handling - December 2013
2200 Series SmartFlex Conveyor - November 2013
Pharmaceutical Packaging Conveyor - September 2013
1100 Series Miniature Belt Conveyor - May 2013
Flexible Packaging Product Handling - March 2013
Micro-Pitch Modular Conveyor Belt – July 2012
Precision Technology for Conveyors – March 2012
2200 Increases Weight Capacity – January 2012
White Paper: Belt Tensioning Methods – May 2011

Factory Vision
ANDON Display Boards - March 2013
Robust Industrial LED Displays – April 2012
Providing Real-time Data – May 2011

Graco
G-Flex Parts Feeding Solution - December 2015
Flex - One Unit Numerous Applications Video - March 2015
G-Flex Capable of Handling Most Small to Medium Parts - April 2014
Best Technologies of 2013 - G-Flex Flexible Parts Feeding - December 2013

Hindsight
20/20 Monitoring Identifies Machine Issues - December 2014
High Speed Monitoring Enables Root Cause Analysis - February 2014
Hindsight 20/20 Monitoring Technology - January 2014

IAI
EC ELECylinder - June 2017
IK Series Multi-Axes Cartesian System - April 2017
Mini ROB Cylinders - September 2016
RCS3 ROBO Cylinder with Load Cell - June 2016
High Speed Actuator Video - May 2016
RCP6 ROBO Cylinder - April l2016
Cleanroom & Dust-proof Rotary Actuators - June 2015
IXP Low Cost SCARA Robots - December 2014
Multi-position Motorized Grippers - October 2014
RCP5 ROBO Cylinder with Battery-less Absolute Encoder - August 2014
New IXP Stepper Motor-based SCARA Robot - June 2014
MSEP 8-Axis Controller for ROBO Cylinders - February 2014
RCD Miniature Electric Cylinder, Best of 2012 – December 2012
New IAI Product Brochure –June 2012
RCD 12mm Cross-section Actuators – March 2012
RCP4 Actuators with Longer Strokes and Higher Payloads – February 2012
8 Synchronized ROBO Cylinders Video – December 2011
Food Stacking Application - January 2011

kmV
Application Video: Providing 100% in-line Vision Inspection – October 2011

Metaphase
ExoLights Linear Illuminators - August 2013

Midwest Optics
StableEDGE Filters - May 2016

MiR
MiRFleet Centralized Robot Control - July 2017
MiR200 Mobile Robot with Higher Payload - April 2017
MiRHook Transport Robot - March 2017

Mitsubishi
GT25 Open Frame HMI - June 2017
iQ-R Redundant Control System - May 2017
VFD's That Give You a Competitive Edge - January 2017
iQ-R Automation Controller - September 2016
RV-F 6-Axis Robot with Larger Capacity - July 2016
GOT Mobile Web-based Remote Solution - May 2016
MR-J4 Ultra-compact DC Servos - March 2016
RH SCARA Robots - December 2015
FR-F800 Energy Saving Inverter - September 2015
MR-J4 Servo Systems - August 2015
RH-F Industrial SCARA Robots - June 2015
MELSEC iQ FX5U PLC - April 2015
GOT Simple GS Series HMI - February 2015
MC Works 64 SCADA with 3D Graphics - January 2015
GOT1000 Meeting Your HMI and Visualization Needs - December 2014
PowerGate 66 IP66/NEMA 4 Drive Package - November 2014
MR-JE Servo System for All Machines - September 2014
Solutions in Motion Mobile Showroom - July 2014
FR-A800 The Ultimate in Inverter Technology - June 2014
GOT1000 Graphical Operator Terminals - April 2014
FX3S Low Cost Entry into FX PLC Platform - March 2014
MES Interface IT Enterprise Connectivity - February 2014
Best Technologies of 2013 - Industrial Robots - December 2013
Variable Frequency Drive - August 2013
Ethernet/IP Communication Module for iQ Platform - June 2013
Industrial Robots, shorter cycle times - May 2013
L Series PLC Little on Size, Large on Performance - April 2013
MR-J4 Servo System Demo Video - April 2013

Moritex
Unique Optical Technology - July 2013
Technical Superiority in Image Acquisition – June 2012

Navitar
High-Performance Telecentric Lenses - May 2014

Opto Engineering
TC CORE bi-telecntric lenses - October 2016
CORE Family of Telecentric Lenses - October 2015
R.R.Floody adds Opto Engineering to Product Line - January 2015

Parco
Ultimate Workstations - August 2015
T-Slotted Aluminum Extrusion Solutions - March 2014
Machine Safety Guarding - November 2013
PARCO Launches 3D Content Central - April 2013
T-Slotted Aluminum Extrusion Video, Best of 2012 – December 2012
Concept to Reality Video – August 2012
Machine Safeguarding – April 2012

Rethink Robotics
Sawyer with Intera 5 - July 2017
ClickSmart Gripper Kits - May 2017
Sawyer Embedded Vision - March 2017
Intera 5 Software - February 2017
Robot Positioning System - December 2016
Sawyer at Work - Molding Operation video- December 2016
Robot Positioning System - November 2016
Sawyer at Work - Molding Operations - June 2016
Sawyer Smart Collaborative Robot - December 2015
Rethink Automation with Sawyer - September 2015
White Paper: Rethink Automation - March 2015
Second Baxter for Free offer Extended - October 2014
Baxter and the Ice Bucket Challenge - September 2014
Intera 3 - Software Driving Innovation - June 2014
The Real Deal with Collaborative Robots - May 2014
Rethink Robotics Seminar Presentations - November 2013
Baxter Version 1.1 Software Released - May 2013
Rethink Robotics , Best of 2012 – December 2012
TechlandTime.com Best Inventions of 2012 – November 2012
Rethink Robotics Makes Headlines – October 2012
R.R.Floody Joins Forces with Rethink Robotics - September 2012

RFID
UHF 915Mhz RFID Technology - September 2013
Smart Antennas – May 2012

R&W
The Ultimate Coupling Technology - July 2014

SICK
mac4 Safety Light Curtain - July 2017
microSCAN3 Core Safety Laser Scanner - June 2017
IMF Inductive Proximity Sensors - August 2016
H18 SureSense - June 2016
microScan3 Safety Laser Scanner - May 2016
W2 Flat Miniature Sensor - March 2016
SureSense Detects Almost Anything - December 2015
H18 SureSense - October 2015
Profiler 2 Short Range Distance Sensor - August 2015
DeltaPac Reliable Gap-less Sensing - May 2015
W2S-2 Miniature Sensors - January 2015
G10 Photoeye with Q-Lock Mounting - November 2014
KTM Mini Contrast Sensor - October 2014
TraspaTect Photoelectric Sensor - June 2014
Flexi Loop Cascade Sensors Safety Controller - January 2014
FLG Standard Automation Light Grid - April 2013
MultiLine Sensor Innovation - March 2013
White Paper – Advantages of Programmable Encoders – January 2013
3D Vision Station, Best of 2012 – December 2012
G6 Global Sensor – July 2012
3D Vision Station Up-and-Running – June 2012
Electromechanical Safety Switches – March 2012
S300 Laser Safety Scanner, Best of 2011 – December 2011
Close-range RFID Interrogator – November 2011
Non-Contacting Gauging Technology – October 2011

Smart Vision Lights
Mini Ring Light - July 2017
CTL Direct Connect Camera to Light Cable - July 2016
LHP High Power Line Scan Lights - November 2015
LED Structured Light Projectors - February 2015
LED Replacement for Fluorescent Machine Vision Lights - April 2014
LHF Series Linear Lights - January 2014
Connect-a-light Linear Lights – February 2013

SQUEAKS
Mobile Platform to iOS, Android and web - April 2017
Industrial IoT Messaging - February 2017
Industrial IoT Messaging Software - November 2016

Unitronics
Vision 570, PLC & Color Touchpanel HMI- February 2013
New SNAP I/O – March 2012
Application Story: V570 Controls Precise Filing Cycles – January 2012
Vision 1210 Touchscreen PLC, Best of 2011 – December 2011
PLC Functionality and Color Touchscreen – November 2011

Employee Spotlight
Eron Harvey, Account Representative - January 2017
Jeremy Jewell, Application Engineer - February 2016
Mike Dyson, Systems Technician - November 2015
Mike Kleindl, Application Engineer - March 2015
Kyle Kralka, Sales Engineer & ID Specialist - February 2015
Jason Glidden, Sales Engineer - September 2014
Lisa Beardsley - July 2013
Ryan Kralka, Sales Engineer – January 2013
Lyn Payne Celebrates 25 Years at R.R. Floody! – November 2012
Nick Parnello, Application Engineer – September 2012
Tony Chandek, Sales Engineer – July 2012
David Thornton, Sales Engineer –May 2012
Darren Bolgioni, Application Engineer – April 2012
Chris Sproule, Application Engineer - February 2012
Michael Hahn, Vice President – January 2012
Amy Smith, Inside Sales & Marketing – June 2011
Employee Spotlight: Lyn Payne - January 2011

Geek Corner
Smart-Kart electric go kart - February 2016
How Old Are Your Ears? Hearing Test - October 2015
Laser Created Modern Art - September 2015
Insane Domino Tricks - August 2015
Schlieren Optics, Refraction of Air - June 2015
Really Amazing Boeing Assembly Line - April 2015
World's Fastest Train - March 2015
When Water Flow Uphill - February 2015
Rocket Powered 'Bloodhound' Car - January 2015
Gesture Recognition using Wireless - September 2013
Retractable Grass - August 2013
Rotating Saddle - July 2013
Pong Played on Skyscrapper- May 2013
Golf Simplified - April 2013
Slinky Drop Answer - March 2013
LEGO Great Ball Contraption – February 2013
Telepresence Solution – November 2012
Rocket Scientist’s Costume – October 2012
Portable 3D Printer – September 2012
Dad Soups-up go-Cart – August 2012
Turn any TV into a Smart One – July 2012
Smartest People Solving Toughest Problems – June 2012
Autodisk 123D – May 2012
World's Fastest RC Race Car – April 2012
Combating Photobombers – March 2012
World’s Smallest Motor – February 2012
Camera with Trillions of FPS – January 2012

R.R.Floody
2015 Technology Open House - August 2015
3-Day Technology Open House & BBQ - July 2015
White Paper: Six Rules for Applying Machine Vision - February 2015
Lunch & Learn Events – August 2012
R.R. Floody Company Founder Remembered – February 2012
R.R.Floody Goes Kaizen on the Vision Lab – October 2011

Articles
How Youth Can Bring manufacturing Back - July 2016

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