PET1M and PET1.5M battery-powered, automatic cable-tie installation tool systems install continuously molded, miniature cross-section cable ties in less than a second. A narrow nose allows installations to be performed even when space is at a premium. The tools' ergonomic and lightweight design also reduces operator fatigue and makes the equipment easier to use.
Panduit Corp., 17301 Ridgeland Ave., Tinley Park, IL 60477, FAX (708) 532-1811.
Unlike industrial robots, which suffered a slight overall slump in 2012, service robots continue to be increasingly in demand. The majority are used for defense, such as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs); and agriculture, such as milking robots.
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