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UR10 cobots

How Blue Danube Robotics makes Universal Robots cobots easier to use
April 10, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Universal Robots (UR) revolutionizes industrial automation with its collaborative robot arms, or “cobots”, available from Canada’s leader in cobot technology, Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. The UR10 model is a six-axis robot with…

tilt sensors

TILTIX inclinometers get an upgrade from POSITAL: new communications interface
April 3, 2019 by Posital-Fraba

The acclaimed TILTIX line of inclinometers by POSITAL has received another recent upgrade. The company has added a new communications-interface option to these acceleration-compensated tilt sensors, which makes them easier to use in…

Automate 2019

POSITAL showcases its great solutions at Automate 2019 and bauma
March 29, 2019 by Posital-Fraba

POSITAL is respected globally for its first-class motion-control solutions – and it helps to maintain its reputation with appearances in major trade shows around the world. In April, the company is exhibiting in…

3D cameras

Pickit 3D cameras make automation with UR robots even easier
March 7, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Industrial automation has become very convenient in recent years, with robotic solutions from Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. The supplier offers robotic arms, or “cobots”, by Universal Robots (UR) – and these devices…

vertical axis

LIFTKIT vertical axis by SKF Motion Technologies extends reach for UR cobots
February 22, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Universal Robots (UR) has revolutionized industrial automation with its collaborative robot arms, or “cobots”, which are available in Canada through Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. Now, SKF Motion Technologies has made these robotic…

inclinometers

TILTIX inclinometers by POSITAL now come with Modbus RTU interfaces
February 8, 2019 by Posital-Fraba

POSITAL, a member of the FRABA Group, has recently upgraded its line of TILTIX inclinometers with a new communication interface. Each device is now available with a Modbus RTU interface, based on Modbus…

safety skin

AIRSKIN allows workers to interact with UR10 robots by touch
February 8, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. distributes the latest automation solutions, including collaborative robot arms (or “cobots”) by Universal Robots. Now, Austrian manufacturer Blue Danube Robotics has made working with UR10 cobots even easier.…

gas boosters

Haskel H-Drive gas booster delivers optimum performance at multiple pressures
February 1, 2019 by Wainbee Limited

Innovation is one of the key reasons to turn to Wainbee Limited for motion and control products. This supplier always offers the latest state-of-the-art equipment from major manufacturers – including Haskel International, which…

factory automation products

People, Technology, Performance: key ingredients in Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd.
January 31, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

For 33 years, Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. has served Canadian industry as a major distributor of factory automation products. With five locations stretching from southern Ontario to Nova Scotia, the company still…

DC valve

Direct operated proportional DC valve by Parker has explosion protection
January 18, 2019 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited supplies some of the most innovative equipment available to Canadian businesses. This distributor knows to partner with manufacturers that constantly aim to break new ground and develop up-to-the-minute solutions. This includes…

industrial gearboxes

Gearbox series by Nabtesco offers easy access and low profile
January 17, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Nabtesco Motion Control is the world’s largest precision cycloidal gearbox manufacturer, and its many products are available in Canada from Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. The lineup includes several series of industrial gearboxes…

solid state relays

Carlo Gavazzi solid state relays suit a variety of sectors
December 15, 2018 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

One of the many manufacturers with whom Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) partners is Carlo Gavazzi, respected all across North America for its state-of-the-art automation products. Carlo Gavazzi produces the RK series…

feeding systems

Asyril plugin guarantees seamless integration of feeders with UR cobots
October 24, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is Canada’s source for products by Asyril SA, a Swiss manufacturer renowned as a team of experts in flexible feeding systems for collaborative robots. Asyril has recently announced…

pick and place products

SMC Pneumatics manufactures a variety of pick and place products
October 17, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

As automation technology expands and progresses, so does the market for robotic components like grippers and vacuum equipment for moving and placing materials. SMC Pneumatics, whose lineup is available from Advanced Motion &…

collaborative robots

Universal Robots’ new series is faster, simpler, and more versatile
August 23, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

For the latest advances in collaborative robots, companies rely on Universal Robots (UR). This manufacturer, whose automation solutions are available in Canada from Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd., has mastered the art of…

water separators

AMG water separators from SMC remove water from compressed air
July 18, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

One of the industrial manufacturers whose products are available in Canada from Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is SMC Corporation, which produces a wide range of pneumatic and electric automation equipment for the…

underwater robot

Festo’s new underwater bionic robot can swim like a fish
June 26, 2018 by Festo Inc

The latest technological breakthrough by Festo Inc. is a bionic underwater robot that takes the natural propulsion movements of fish and adapts them for industrial purposes, such as applications in wastewater treatment or…

air motors

Gast air motors make engineered products easier to build, service
May 9, 2018 by Wainbee Limited

Among the diverse variety of industrial equipment and parts that Wainbee Limited distributes in Canada is a line of products for wash-down applications. This includes reliable rotary vane air motors by Gast Manufacturing.…

robot arms

The many great advantages of robot arms from Universal Robots
April 12, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Universal Robots (UR) has revolutionized the automation world with its unique robot arms, or “cobots”, which are now used in 23,000 production environments in more than 45 countries. Available from Advanced Motion &…

robot grippers

Robotiq grippers are agile, highly adaptable solutions for material handling
March 27, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is a major distributor of factory automation products in Canada, particularly robotic equipment for handling and transporting materials. One innovative manufacturer whose products the firm supplies is Robotiq,…

Partnership with NGM Canada will spread Festo technology even further
February 26, 2018 by Festo Inc

As an industry leader for process control and factory automation solutions, both in Canada and globally, Festo Canada is dedicated to developing new technologies and helping industries everywhere benefit from them. And now,…

Festo joins forces with Humber College for workforce training program
February 14, 2018 by Festo Inc

Internationally respected technological pioneer Festo provides technical-education equipment and training through Festo Didactic, its educational division. Last year, Festo Didactic solidified its Toronto presence by launching a five-year partnership with Humber College to…

Universal Robots’ robot arms are lightweight and easy to use
January 26, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Among the many innovative, state-of-the-art automation products that Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. makes available in Canada are the unique collaborative robot arms, or “cobots”, built by Universal Robots (UR). These lightweight, flexible…

OMRON mobile robots make moving from point A to B safe and easy
January 9, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

As a top Canadian distributor of factory automation products for more than 30 years, Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. offers the latest breakthroughs in robotic systems. One manufacturer whose products the company supplies…

Electric vibrating motors a rugged solution for demanding industries
November 3, 2017 by Rosta Inc

Rosta is known for manufacturing rubber suspension elements, tensioning technology and oscillating conveyor technology designed to help reduce maintenance costs and increase productivity. Many of these products are manufactured at the company’s factory…

All-in-one actuator offers high power and compact design, resulting in reduced costs
October 4, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee can supply Exlar’s Tritex II All-in-One Actuators, the industry’s most compact all-in-one linear and rotary motion actuators. These units feature the latest electronic power technology, combined with advanced thermal management modeling technology.…

New Festo servo press kits an efficient choice for low-pressure applications
August 25, 2017 by Festo Inc

In its ongoing effort to help customers remain energy- and cost-efficient, Festo has launched a new, compact YJKP servo press kit. This unit is optimized for press-fitting jobs up to 17 kN, addressing…

Electro-mechanical actuators offer precision, flexibility and efficiency
July 26, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Food and beverage dispensing often requires flexibility, efficiency and high performance. Exlar Tritex electro-mechanical actuators are designed to meet the needs of this demanding industry and many more, as they enable the precise…

Pneumatic positioning system offers precision at high speeds and forces
July 12, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee offers a selection of advanced technologies designed to enable precise control of motion. Its lineup includes Enfield Technologies’ S2 system, an all-in-one pneumatic positioning system capable of tackling high-speed and high-force applications…

Maximize process control efficiency with HercuLine actuators
May 25, 2017 by Thermo-Kinetics Measurement & Control Ltd.

Using actuators to position valves and dampers for process control can boost efficiency, minimize waste and reduce total cost of ownership. But to realize these benefits, it's important to choose reliable actuators from…



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