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Sophisticated robotics reveals new technology and controls to increase efficiencies

Today’s packaging robots are even more sophisticated than in previous years. The new designs, features and technology behind these systems help to increase speed and throughput and work to decrease downtime.

Siemens: Industrial flat panels with reliable multi-touch input

Siemens’ new 15-, 19- and 22-in. widescreen Industrial Flat Panels (IFP) feature multi-touch, intuitive five-finger operator input, scratch-proof glass fronts and highly luminous displays; units recognize multiple gestures in applications where the computer (IPC) and...

AutomationDirect: Proximity sensor line

AutomationDirect’s new PN three-wire 10-30 VDC series inductive proximity sensors are IP 69K-rated short-body sensors with metal housings, are equipped with LED status indicators and are available with an attached two-meter output cable or M12...

PMI Cartoning: High-speed, all-servo vertical cartoner

The versatile VL family of vertical top-load cartoners from PMI Cartoning can run at speeds exceeding 1,000 cartons/min. and can handle multiple applications such as confectionery, food and beverage, pet foods, nutritional, pharmaceutical as well as health and beauty...

Lion Precision: Capacitive label sensor

Lion Precision’s new LRD6300 capacitive label sensor has easy one-button setup and a lower price: unlike its predecessors, it features push-button controls with one-click AutoGap setup; a sensor that includes EasyCheck Verification; and a simple system of bright LEDs...

Pilz: Versatile configurable control system

The configurable control system PNOZmulti 2 from Pilz can be used as a stand-alone or as a modular expandable alternative: instead of wiring, users can simply configure their safety circuit on a PC.