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Upcoming Training



Georgia Automotive Manufacturers Assoc.
Quarterly Meeting 

June 21, 2013 -  Atlanta, GA


Cognex Machine Vision Workshop
July 24, 2013 - Statesboro, GA 


Cognex Machine Vision Workshop 

July 31, 2013 - Marietta, GA

Swivellink Piab video

Swivellink/Piab End-of-arm Tool

Inspection Station for Windshield Assemblies - Application Story
Vision system allows machine builder to over deliver Windshield
Brought in by an automotive supplier in the rubber seal industry to design and build an inspection station for windshield assemblies, Tooling & Engineering Solutions ended up giving them more than they expected, or asked for...


Specifically designed for Color Registration Mark Sensing

SMARTEYE COLORMARK II sets the standard in regisration mark sensing.  WIth its EDR circuit combined with unigue color perception, it is able to meet the demands for precision registration control on today's higher speed packaging machinery.  It provides extended operating ranges, enhanced background suppression and the elimination of saturation problems.


  • Colormark IIBuilt-in connectors
  • Waterproof housing
  • Both NPN and PNP outputs
  • 50 microsecond response time
  • Interchangeable optical blocks
  • Light/Dark operating switch
  • Unique 10-LED contrast indicator


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Emerson logo Digitax ST-X offers Seamless Integration with RSLogix

If you're already using a Rockwell PLC, Why not use the perfect servo drive?

Digitax ST-X  

Introducing the Emerson Digitax ST-X, the perfect servo drive for use with your Rockwell PLC.  This robust, pulse duty indexing servo drive with EtherNet/IP connectivity features add-on instruction block programming for simple integration with RSLogix 5000 software environment and EtherNet/IP for high-speed drive access, global connectivity and flexible integration.


  • 230 and 480 Vac
  • EtherNet/IP netowrk capability
  • Accepts 14 types of encoder feedback
  • Safe Torque OFF (STO) designed to EN 61800-5-2 SIL3, EN ISO 13484-1 Ple

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Rethink logo Rethink Robotics Releases Baxter Version 1.1 Software

Baxter gets even smarter!


Rethink Robotics has released Baxter V1.1 operating software, further enhancing the robot's initial performance in a number of exciting areas.

Meet Baxter  

Machine Synchronization & I/O

  • Integrated with existing automation systems through signalling
  • Sort parts into good/discard piles
  • Connect with other equipment with optional Modbus I/O

Task Sequencing and Ordering

  • Increase the number and complexity of tasks
  • Pick & Place objects in specific order and sequence
  • Easily reorder, modify or add signals to steps of a trained sequence
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