Outlines ABB Robotics new manufacturing philosophy of “lean robotization” based on early partnership between customer and supplier and a detailed knowledge of the customers application requirements. Examines two new ABB robots, suitable for a wide variety of functions, and operated by a new controller which uses a windows‐style user interface to simplify programming and process tuning. Describes some of the new features of the control which are claimed to bring major benefits in productivity and quality.
Industrial Robot: An International Journal – Emerald Publishing
Published: Aug 1, 1994
Keywords: Robots; Production planning