Robotic Beam Cutting & Scribing System Generates Tool Paths

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Lincoln Electric Automation introduces a Robotic Beam Cutting and Scribing System for the structural steel industry. The latest addition to the company’s custom robotic solutions product line automatically…

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Caterpillar’s Crawl May Hold Clues To Future Robotics

Monday, July 26, 2010

Caterpillars have a unique “two-body” system of movement that may have implications for robotics and human biomechanics, U.S. researchers say. The scientists found that the gut of the…

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U.S. Army Developing Snake Robotics

Monday, July 26, 2010

Development of snake-like technology underway at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory is moving the military toward sending more autonomous systems instead of Soldiers on search-and-rescue missions, a top…

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Intersolar 2010

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Intersolar 2010 is one of the larger gatherings of the Solar Energy industry.  I had the opportunity to attend InterSolar 2008 when it was still relatively new.  In…

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Top-Secret Robotic Legs Helping The Paraplegic Walk Again

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Bionic legs are a new top-secret invention that is helping a paralyzed man walk again. The demonstrated was unveiled in New Zealand, who can now stand up and…

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Robotic Platform Features Multi-Axis System

Friday, July 23, 2010

IntelLiDrives released new Cartesian Multi-Axes Systems designed as a platform for many laboratory automation applications including microplate dispensing, pipetting, liquid handling and many other robotic applications. Standard configurations…

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Out Of The Gait: Robot Sets Untethered ‘Walking’ Record

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

The loneliness of the long-distance robot: A Cornell University robot named Ranger walked 14.3 miles in about 11 hours, setting an unofficial world record at Cornell’s Barton Hall…

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CUI Inc Expands V-Infinity Power Line

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

TUALATIN, OR – CUI Inc’s power line, V-Infinity, announced the addition of 10 and 15 W models to their VOF series of low cost open frame ac-dc power…

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Bishop-Wisecarver Promotes National Sales Manager

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Pittsburg, CA – Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation announced that National Sales Manager Michael McVeigh has been promoted to Vice President of Sales. He will have the primary responsibility of overseeing…

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Linear Actuators

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Linear Actuators are a class of mechatronic systems with some unique design constraints.  As a result there are dozens of approaches, dozens of vendors, the option of designing…

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