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Today, sewing relies on the low-tech power of human hands, but soon that may not be the case. Human workers are still needed for the final steps of making clothes, in order to align fabrics and correctly feed them into sewing machines. If robots could do that instead, shock waves of change would surely ripple through global supply chains and disrupt the lives of millions of low-wage earners in the developing world.
BEI Kimco Meets Challenging Robotics Application
VISTA, Calif,− Jan 9, 2017 – BEI Kimco, a brand of Sensata Technologies, is developing new motor designs to meet the torque loads and size requirements in the rapidly growing robotics industry. The company recently met demanding Brushless DC (BLDC) Motor needs for use in a multi-axis assembly robot for semiconductor and other light manufacturing applications.
Key to the robot’s design specifications was a […] Continue Reading…
Swift Navigation Announces a New GPS Module for Robots
Engineers have fitted dragonflies with tiny backpack controllers that connect directly to the neurons controlling the insects' flight.[Read more…]