The hero of the trend to bring manufacturing back to North America is the industrial robot. Whether it's picking up delicate glass or lending a clean hand to food lines, the factory robot is taking on more and more human tasks.
We present a slideshow that shows the range of robotic help for industry. Advances in motors, strength, speed, vision, and axis control are making the robot a smart and efficient choice for repetitive, accurate action.
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Global Specialties' Banshi Robotic Arm is controlled by a ATMEGA64 microcontroller that is programmable via open-source tools in C. The robot comes with many example programs already written. Or you can write your own custom programs using the free, open-source WinAVR software.
(Source: Global Specialities)