Food & Beverage Asia Aug/Sep 2018

AUGUST / SEPTEMBER 2018 FOOD & BEVERAGE ASIA FIRST LOOK 51 igus Automate Assembly Easily with Cost-E ̫ ective Robot Grips easily, cost-e ̫ ectively and quickly: that's what the new delta robot from igus does. Comprising maintenance-free toothed belt axes, lubrication-free links, encoders and stepper motors, igus has now developed a new and easy automation solution for assembly tasks. The robot is based on three maintenance-free drylin ZLW toothed belt axes, lubrication-free igubal coupling bars and matching adapter plates. NEMA stepper motors and encoders ensure the quick handling of up to one kilogram with a precision of ± 0.5 millimetres. The complete system has an installation space of up to 420 millimetres in diameter and can carry up to ̬ve kilograms at low speeds. The lightweight construction with aluminium and plastic makes the delta robot extremely cost-e ̫ ective at a price of less than €5,000 and provides high speeds with a pick rate of at least 60 per minute. The acquisition costs can be paid o ̫ after half a year. Depending on the customer's requirements, the new delta robot can be delivered within 24 hours as a pre-assembled construction kit with assembly instructions in a box weighing 18 kilograms, or as a ready-to-install system in a transport frame. The use of the delta robot is very apt for simple assembly functions, pick and place tasks, as well as applications in inspection technology. Ŷ Change your bearing now Plainbearings, ball bearings, linear technology, spherical bearingsor slewingringbearings: lubrication-freehigh-performance plasticsreplacemetal,reducecostandincreasetheservicelifeofmovingapplications.Lightweight,lubrication-andcorrosion- free. Tested and proven service life. Configure and calculate online. ... igus ® Singapore Pte Ltd 84 Genting Lane #06-03 Cityneon Design Centre Singapore 349584 Free Sample: Tel. +65 6487 1411 Fax +65 6487 1511 plastics for longer life ® 17.-20. October 2018 Jakarta International Expo (JI XPO), Kemayoran – Indonesia Hall B1, B2 Booth no B1C007