Universal end arm effector reduces engineering and build time by allowing a wide range of adjustment for quick and easy set-up. Grippers, vacuum cups, part sensors, and locating pins are mounted with swivel brackets to enhance flexibility. The units are lightweight and exceptionally rigid. Applications include robotic part handling and transfer ones.
BTM Corp., 300 Davis Rd., Marysville, MI 48040, FAX (810) 364-6178.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
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