Category: Assembly

Arsenal Products’ robotic adhesive dispensing systems leverage the accuracy and repeatability of a cobot or robot.  A cobot or robot paired with precision dispensing controls ensures a customer process is up and running quickly… in hours, not days, weeks, or months.  Programming is very simple on many of the most modern robots and cobots.  The [...] Read more

Summary:  Rudy Winter, Sales Director at Flexfactory, will answer questions on the applications and design considerations for flexible feeding for robotic assembly applications.  He will discuss how Flexfactory interfaces with a wide variety of robots including Fanuc, ABB, Universal, Kuka, Yaskawa, Denso, Omron/Adept, Epson and others.  For more details on flexible feeding, see the article […]

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Secure Remote Monitoring, Alerting and Access to Robot Automation Cells for Predictive Maintenance Summary: James Gentes – Founder and Steve Sickler – President, will lead the discussion.  As more and more North American companies turn to automation to compete, robot System Integrators and service companies are asked to do much of the day-to-day maintenance and service […]

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Futura Automation Industry 4.0

Summary: George Wilken – will answer questions on the state of the art in Shopfloor Digitization, how it benefits manufacturers and how it helps achieve the efficiency promised by implementation of Industry 4.0. Q&A Style Agenda: Introduction of Speakers and Backgrounds The Problem: Robotics and Automation initiatives must be matched by digitizing shopfloor practices to achieve […]

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Futura Automation is pleased to preview its exhibit #4481 for ATX West / MD&M 2020 in Anaheim, CA on February 11-13.  Several of our manufacturing partners will exhibit with us.  We will be showcasing: Macron Dynamics offers a wide range of belt and screw drive linear actuators that can be customized into Cartesian robots of [...] Read more

One of the best assembly applications for a cobot is adhesive or sealant dispensing. The rate of motion required is slow enough for a cobot to apply optimally. The repeatability of a cobot is sufficient and the ease of teaching the robot for a variety of dispensing tasks is a significant benefit. Futura Automation’s partner Fancort Industries offers […]

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