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​Rollon Seventh-Axis Series Actuators Give Robotic Arms Strength and Flexibility


Rollon Corporation now manufactures linear actuators capable of providing a seventh axis of motion to anthropomorphic six-axis robotic arms with a curb weight of up to five-thousand pounds!...

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Adding a Seventh Axis to Your Robotic System Brings Many Benefits


There’s no disputing that automation technology has changed the face of industrial operations. Nowhere is this more evident than spot welding, assembly and material handling where six-axis...

Telescopic and Linear Guides Have a Home In Specialty Architectural, Decorating Applications


Rollon linear and telescopic rails provide high-quality motion in many types of buildings and furniture. Inside the home, for instance, they provide smooth, precise motion for sliding kitchen...

On-Demand Webinar: How to Specify and Size Electromechanical Linear Actuators


Despite the performance improvement of control electronics and algorithms over the past decade or so to help mask deficiencies in linear actuator selection and application, it is still incumbent on...

Streamlined Robotic Systems Help Manufacturers Combat Waste


Cartesian robots are a particularly attractive automation option for manufacturers with pick-and-place type processes. Their highly precise motion boosts production efficiency, making them a...

Out-of-the-Box Cartesian Robots Help Any-Size Manufacturer Boost Efficiency


Large-scale manufacturers routinely automate processes to maximize efficiency and gain a competitive edge. Until recently, many of the automation technologies that large manufacturers enjoy through...