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Next Generation Robotic Construct Platform, Makeblock | Industry Tap

Next Generation Robotic Construct Platform, Makeblock | Industry Tap | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it

Makeblock has just made creativity even simpler. The extrusion based construct platform allows for creative designs of machines, robots and artware, and anything else in between. Using mostly aluminium, Makeblock’s key is its simplicity, requiring only a screwdriver for assembly, eliminating many of the messier means like adhesives or soldering...read more..

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Wonder - the Newest Coding App For Dash & Dot from Wonder Workshop - YouTube

Wonder makes robotics as delightful as finger painting. With a picture-based language and guided challenges, Wonder is the first coding tool that lets kids a...
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Robot Virtual Worlds | ROBOTC | VEX & NXT Simulator

Robot Virtual Worlds | ROBOTC | VEX & NXT Simulator | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Robot Virtual Worlds is a robot simulator run on ROBOTC for vex robots, nxt or LEGO robots, and fantasy robots.
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Makeathon and Petting Zoo | Hummingbird Robotics Kit

Makeathon and Petting Zoo | Hummingbird Robotics Kit | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it

Our Makeathon is a free event where high school students can experience a fun introduction to programming, design, and engineering. The Makeathon is designed to be beginner friendly. The goal is to introduce kids to technology in a creative and welcoming way. ..Read More....

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Job Transformation: From Machinist to Robot Programmer - YouTube

Job Transformation: From Machinist to Robot Programmer - YouTube | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Universal Robots has become a game changer at Inertia Switch located in Orangeburg, NY: The UR5 robot arm optimizes production while taking over the mundane,...
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Robots are Coming, But People Power Manufacturing

Robots are Coming, But People Power Manufacturing | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Yes, robotics are all the rage. And yes, they will take some manufacturing jobs. But in the end, people power manufacturing.
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Robotics research at UMass Lowell that could change the world — really - Boston Business Journal

Robotics research at UMass Lowell that could change the world — really - Boston Business Journal | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
The financial awards, totaling to $1.06 million were granted by Google Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG), the National Science Foundation and the National Institute for Standards and Technology.
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Your first robot may lead to a second - OCTOPUZ

Your first robot may lead to a second - OCTOPUZ | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
As the use of robots in manufacturing continues to rise, it just makes sense to give them a chance. You’ll be surprised by what can be accomplished!
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785 Gear Rack Kit (637170)

785 Gear Rack Kit (637170) | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it

The 785 Gear Rack Kit is a simple way to create linear motion using a rotational servo. The kit comes with the multi-rotation Hitec HS-785HB servo which allows for up to 9.6” of travel when sending the proper PWM signal from a servo controller. The kit is constructed of 6061 T6 aluminum components and wear resistant Delrin plastic to create a durable yet lightweight assembly. The framework has several mounting options and integrates seamlessly with the rest of the Actobotics line of products. The 785 Gear Rack Kit is great for steering racks and other applications that require linear motion using a PWM signal. All the hardware is included. For details on the assembly process, be sure to check out our assembly video (coming soon!). ..Read More....

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Can Robots + Humans = The Ideal Workforce in Manufacturing? - Transportation Management Company | Cerasis

Can Robots + Humans = The Ideal Workforce in Manufacturing? - Transportation Management Company | Cerasis | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Robotics in manufacturing are now commonplace. However, will they be able to work side by side humans to create the ideal workplace?
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Unite Automation - Vibration Parts Feeder handling tubes

The steel tubes measuring approximately 10mm diameter x 45mm long, only have one end open. The technique used in this instance provides full orientation, ...
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ABB Opens Its First U.S. Robotics Manufacturing Facility in Michigan - World Industrial Reporter

ABB Opens Its First U.S. Robotics Manufacturing Facility in Michigan - World Industrial Reporter | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
ABB has announced the opening of its first robotics manufacturing facility in the U.S., to expand its footprint in the North American market.
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Robotics in the Manufacturing Industry - Cut Form Fab Metal

Robotics in the Manufacturing Industry - Cut Form Fab Metal | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Technology is advancing at a break neck pace, but no type of technology has the kind of potential demonstrated by the field of robotics. From handling dangerous tasks to reducing human errors, robots in the manufacturing industry can make it a much safer environment as it reduces the costs. Robots are not meant to be[ Read More » ]
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Robotics: Taking Over or Complimenting Manufacturing?

Robotics: Taking Over or Complimenting Manufacturing? | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), who conducts ongoing research on the impact of advanced-manufacturing technologies, estimates that the portion of tasks performed by robots in manufacturing will increase from 10% to 25% worldwide by 2025. In the US, some herald...
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ZeroPi - Arduino and Raspberry Pi compatible development kit

ZeroPi - Arduino and Raspberry Pi compatible development kit | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
ZeroPi is a new generation development kit for robotic motion structure system and 3D printer with Arduino and Raspberry Pi compatible.
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A Kamigami Robot can turn at over 2000 degrees per second

Coming to Kickstarter on Tuesday 10/20

http://www.kamigamirobots.com/

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Code Club Project Courses

Code Club Project Courses | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it

Welcome to Code Club's new and improved project website. Here, you'll find all of our awesome resources for use in your Code Club. To access the full range of projects you will need to be part of a registered Code Club.


If you just want to try out some of our materials, you can access two sample projects from each course without logging in...Read More....

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Watch "The iRobot Create 2 Programmable Robot" Video at Engineering TV

Watch "The iRobot Create 2 Programmable Robot" Video at Engineering TV | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
From beginner developers to advanced robotics students, Create 2 allows for a variety of programming methods and is totally compatible with your computer or microcontroller. Want to build on to Create 2 and make a whole new robot? iRobot provides you with some starter ideas to do just that. Also check out the link next to this video to see how Electronic Design's Technology Editor Bill Wong built his Create 2 using a Gumstix module running iRobot's Robot Operating System.
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Dash & Dot Show 8: Security Bots - YouTube

Dash & Dot are home alone, until monsters invade and interrupt the party! Luckily, Dash & Dot are highly trained security bots. http://makewonder.com/play #m...
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Node.IT is like the LEGO for building IoT devices

Node.IT is like the LEGO for building IoT devices | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Node.IT is a super small and extendable Internet of Things system for Makers.  It's safe to say that one size does not fit all when it comes to DIY electronics. This has led countless Makers to emb...
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Robots rumble and Ant-Man is huge on the next CraveCast - CNET - CNET

Robots rumble and Ant-Man is huge on the next CraveCast - CNET - CNET | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
While we don't yet have Jaegers, smaller versions of the Hollywood fighting robots are itching for a fight. In the next CraveCast July 13, the crew will take on the robot renaissance, and "Ant-Man" (no spoilers!
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Robotic Manual Handling Examples: Industrial Examples & Video Case Studies

Robotic Manual Handling Examples: Industrial Examples & Video Case Studies | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Robotic Manual Handling Examples: Industrial Examples & Video Case Studies. Customised Automation for Numerous SME Benefits
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An Interview With Alex Roetter, Twitter's Head Of Engineering | TechCrunch - TechCrunch

An Interview With Alex Roetter, Twitter's Head Of Engineering | TechCrunch - TechCrunch | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Just a year ago, Alex Roetter took over Twitter's engineering activities in an executive shuffle. And a year later, Twitter's now in the middle of finding a..
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Exploding use of Robotics in Logistics and Manufacturing

Exploding use of Robotics in Logistics and Manufacturing | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Over the last 5 years there has been an explosion in the use of robotics in logistics and manufacturing. To warehouse to actual production.
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Arduino Announces New Brand, Genuino, Manufacturing Partnership with Adafruit | Make:

Arduino Announces New Brand, Genuino, Manufacturing Partnership with Adafruit | Make: | Robotics in Manufacturing Today | Scoop.it
Through a U.S. manufacturing partnership with Adafruit and the launch of a new global sister brand called Genuino, Arduino.cc today announces a couple of b
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