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Applied Controls has recently teamed up with Universal Robots to announce a special program (with special pricing) to all Rethink Robotics users. With the sudden closing of the collaborative robot producer, Applied Controls would like to support and offer a discount on any of the NEW Universal Robots e-Series models…Read More
On Saturday November 17th, Applied Controls Inc. staff members took on the Philadelphia Half Marathon. Runners of this flagship marathon event, tour the city of brotherly love starting near the Philadelphia Museum of Art, moves through the historic downtown and stretches along the Schuylkill River for a total of 26.2…Read More
Wayne Automation Corporation, a family-owned OEM, located northwest of Philadelphia has long been known for building fast, extremely reliable and highly engineered solutions—with Rockwell components exclusively. When the company had an opportunity to bid on meeting the packaging needs of what is today one of the world’s largest breweries, it…Read More
Did you know that under Section 179 of the Internal Revenue Code, businesses can take a 100% tax deduction for qualified equipment and off-the-shelf software that is put into service by December 31st? For orders received and processed by December 16th, 2018, customers can take advantage of the Universal Robot’s…Read More
It’s no secret that the manufacturing workforce continues to absorb new technology at an rapid pace and that the transformation of work is inevitable. But according to global consulting firm Deloitte, the addition to technologies such as AI, robotics, cognitive automation, analytics, and Internet of Things (IoT), will create more…Read More
Today, machine vision tools are used for inspection in multiple ways, from part selection and assembly verification to final inspection and tracking. Here are 4 ways machine visions system can benefit your facility. Error Proofing Complex applications are often prone to error with the human eye. Machine vision systems significantly…Read More
It’s no secret that Digitalization is changing all areas of business, especially for manufacturers. Manufacturers working to adapt to Industry 4.0 through digitalization are creating what has been called a “smart factory.” Yet just 16 percent of manufacturers have an Industry 4.0 strategy. To draw on all of…Read More
As more and more organizations are weighing the options of bring on collaborative robots to work alongside human labor, the decision making process doesn’t have to be so complex. Applied Controls Inc. now offers a free tool that can deliver some analytical clarity- showing you how a Universal Robots can…Read More
In a head-to-head comparison, TS 8 modular enclosures offer more than similar models from Hoffman. Every TS 8 feature is engineered to deliver superior quality, durability, safety and efficiency.Read More
LGS Series… Touch It, Save It The new LGS Series redefines the automation light grid category, utilizing a modern, capacitive touch field for simple, step-by-step programming without the need for PC software. The touch field and illuminated icons easily allow the user to enable complex functions including object identification, height…Read More
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