Yaskawa Motoman’s MLX200 Robot Gateway PLC control platform for Motoman robots enables the control of multiple robots entirely through Rockwell Automation’s ControlLogix and CompactLogix Programmable Automation Controllers (PAC), for a multitude of applications including assembly, part transfer, picking, sorting, kitting, case packing, palletizing, and de-palletizing.
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Able to integrate with a wide range of upstream equipment including v f/f/s systems, horizontal flow wrappers, as well as bottle and pouch filling systems, AFA Systems’ TL-PFG Fanuc Delta 3 Robotic Top Load Case Packer utilizes dual Fanuc M-3iA Pick and Place Robots to top load product into opened cases, at speeds of over 100 ppm.
Able to handle most products on mid- to high-speed lines, HMS Soft-Set Case & Tray Packers from Hamrick gently lower most rigid plastic, glass, and metal containers into their cases, are able to reach speeds up to 30 cases/min., and come in pneumatic vacuum, gripper, or bladder modules.
For co-packers who need to provide customers with a variety of tray packaging, the flexible and versatile 298 Tritium Trayshrink Packer with Robo-Wand wrapping module from Standard-Knapp can pack in three pack styles – tray, pad, or unsupported.
Using servo-driven technology, the MK-CTP compact intermittent motion tray packer from AFA Systems can complete four processes on one compact system: collating product, loading product, forming trays, and finally sealing the loaded tray.
Oystar A+F’s SetLine Wrap-around Packer packs single cups, cup sets, and bottles of various shapes and sizes directly into trays or cases, and can also sleeve primary packs into multi-packs before tray/case packing.