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Elizabeth M
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Re: Smart tools easy to use
Elizabeth M   9/10/2013 4:57:31 AM
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Yes, Rob, it can't be denied...making things simple through more sophisticated and intelligent automation is definitely the trend in manufacturing, and it's a good one. More and more products are headed in this direction.

78RPM
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Re: Smart tools easy to use
78RPM   9/9/2013 11:21:53 PM
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I agree. I clicked on the video demonstration. No programming required. You just show the motor what you want it to do with kinesthetic controls. I was amazed.

ttemple
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ttemple   9/9/2013 8:00:40 PM
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Another one of those "this is so simple that anybody can do it" products.

 

I'm imagining "New Scalpel Simplifies Brain Surgery"...

 

Charles Murray
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Charles Murray   9/9/2013 6:45:38 PM
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It's good to see that more suppliers are taking on this problem of the need for complex programming and speciality equipment. Maybe this could help customers solve their own implementation problems, without the need for calling in outside system integrators.

Rob Spiegel
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Smart tools easy to use
Rob Spiegel   9/9/2013 11:14:49 AM
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Here's another example of smart technology that is offering greater automation sophistication while proving the operator with ease of use. That trend seems to be everywhere in automation these days.

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