PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. maxon Trio Motion Technology, LLC Electromate Inc. FAULHABER MotionControl.com ams USA Inc. Aerotech, Inc Everight Position Technologies Corp. MICRONOR Universal Robots USA Inc Steinmeyer Inc. QComp Technologies Rollon Corporation Actuonix Motion Devices Inc Cognex Corporation New Scale Technologies, Inc. Precise Automation BEI Kimco Blue Ocean Robotics
An industrial robot is defined by ISO 8373 as an automatically controlled, reprogrammable, multipurpose manipulator programmable in three or more axes. The field of robotics may be more practically defined as the study, design and use of robot systems for manufacturing.
Typical applications of robots include:
- Pick and place (packaging, palletizing and SMT),
- Product inspection
- Product testing