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Upcoming Training



Cognex In-Sight EasyBuilder &

Spreadsheet 4-day Training 


June 25 - 28, 2013 - Marietta, GA 


Leuze electronic's MLD safety light

 guard offers high performance, 

simple set-up & low cost

Rich Howson
Employee Spotlight: Rich Howson, Sales Manager
In this month's Employee Spotlight we welcome Rich as the newest member
of the ACS Team.

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In-Sight - EasyBuilder and Spreadsheets 4-Day Training

Workshop classroom

June 25 - 28, 2013 - Marietta, GA


The In-Sight EasyBuilder and Spreadsheet Standard product class gives new In-Sight users an overview of the hardware and software used by In-Sight Vision Systems.


With the focus on getting the most from the In-Sight Explorer EasyBuilder and spreadsheet interfaces, users learn how to walk through the process of setting up a vision application, step by step in EasyBuilder and spreadsheet programming best practices.


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This interface requires no programming and uses intuitive menus enabling them to focus on solving their application quickly and effectively.  

Piab logoACS is Now an Authorized Piab Distributor
Providing Industrial Vacuum Technology
Piab products
ACS is proud to announce that we are now an authorized distributor for Piab, a global leader in industrial vacuum technology with several innovative products and solutions to improve productivity in automation.
Piab's Core Technologies include:
  • Generate vacuum based on compressed air
  • Handling parts with suction cups and suction grippers
  • Conveying powder and bulk material with vacuum
Cognex Machine Vision In-Sight Track & Trace 2.0 Software Release

Healthcare packaging identification and data verification


Cognex is pleased to announce the availability of In-SightŪ Track & Trace 2.0 software. Key enhancements in this release include the OCRMax™ algorithm for character reading, Bundle Reading for 2-D codes, Secondary Authorization and simplification of the user interface. Track & Trace 2.0


The In-SightŪ Track & Trace identification and data verification solution for healthcare serialization addresses the requirements for pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers to achieve unit-level and bundle product traceability. In-Sight Track & Trace software works with multiple networked In-Sight vision systems to decode human-readable text along with 2-D and 1-D barcodes.


  • Reads 2-D and 1-D barcodes, including GS1 and securPharm
  • Verifies correct ID code and printed text, including compliance with the GS1 data standard
  • Assesses Data Matrix code quality at runtime to detect print degradation
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Leuze Electronics Leuze Electronics

Safety Light Curtains

Safety Light Curtains  

COMPACTplus Safety Light Curtains and Multiple Light Beam Safety Devices can be equipped with various functions to optimally perform specific tasks with regard to higher functionality, more flexible integration and easier operability.


The COMPACTplus series have a start/restart interlock, contactor monitoring and additional functions that can be easily activated with switches. External additional modules are therefore no longer required. Specific settings are made with the diagnostics and parametering software, SafetyLab.


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Robotiq logoLarger, Stronger and Sealed 
The NEW 2-Finger Adaptive Gripper-200


Robotiq releases the 2-Finger Adaptive Gripper - 200. This new electric gripper has been designed using feedback from many automation engineers challenged with the processing of large irregular parts and high changeover rates, in industries such as automotive part manufacturing, foundry, metal fabrication and heavy machinery shops. Robotiq 200mm


This new adaptive gripper can handle a wide variety of parts reducing tooling costs and eliminates changeovers.  The programmable parallel stroke provides intelligent speed and force control as well as grip detection.


Programmable 200 mm stroke to pick various part sizes.
Three distinct gripping modes - parallel, encompassing and internal - enabling the handling of different part geometries.

  • Rugged design and sealed casing.
  • High grip force to handle heavy parts.
  • Grip detection and real-time finger position feedback.
  • Control of finger speed and force to adapt on-the-fly to heavy or light parts

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SwivelLink logo Swivel-Link

Move to virtually any position imaginable


Swivel Link allows you to position items where you want! Swivel Link can move to virtually any position imaginable and then lock that position in with extreme rigidity. EndofArm


The Vision Camera Series mounting plates are designed to fit specific camera brands and types. Each plate is designed to work with a variety of cameras in the same brand.  And their light adaptor plates are designed for common area, bar, and spot lights. These products can be combined with various Swivel-Link parts to create endless possibilities and custom assemblies in vision lighting.


Machine Vision Kits are the simple way to securely mount your vision camera and lighting solution in one easy to order kit.


A simple solution to build a vacuum end of arm tool for an industrial robot to pick up virtually any shape or profile.  This can be accomplished quickly and easily by parking the robot in a known pick position, adjusting the EOAT to fit the part, placing the cups where you want to grip, and tightening the knuckles to lock the cups in position. 


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