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Serviceroboter “Hobbit” (TU Vienna) Project with robolink® arm

Martin Raak | 10. January 2013

The Vision4Robotics Group at Vienna University of Technology (Team Dr. Walter Wohlkinger) is leading the project “Hobbit” in cooperation with our customer Hella Automation in Austria. Stefan Hofmann has equipped the robot with a robolink® joint arm (5DOF with angle sensors) and a FESTO adaptive gripper. They are using their own motors for the actuation. Here […]

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robolink as camera crane

Martin Raak | 6. December 2012

Our customer “Kuno Seebaß Medienproduktion” in Germany was one of our earlier beta testers. He built this nice camera crane with our joints. His aim is to optimize it now with more igus components. I like the video because it shows nicely our possibilities with robolink in these applications. Please visit also Kuno Seebaß’ website:  […]

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robolink on the german trade shows COMPAMED and SPS

Martin Raak | 28. November 2012

I have decided to write my blog in english from today on. Please poste a comment if you don’t like it that way! Thank you. Attached 2 films as impressions from the german trade shows COMPAMED in Düsseldorf and SPS in Nürnberg in Nov. 2012:   In our new “Torso” you can see how the drive […]

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Test new joint with 180° movement (RL-50-003)

Martin Raak | 6. November 2012

The initial endurance tests of the new joint at 180° pivot angle have been running for several days. All our tests run 24/7.  Once as 4DOF system: and once as a pure 2DOF joint with 1.0 kg load:  

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Speed 5DOF arm with IME (igus® motion editor)

Martin Raak | 26. October 2012

At MOTEK and FAKUMA we have shown for the first time our new IME software. A common question from many prospective customers was: “How fast can I position with it?” Admittedly, the speeds of the arm shown there were not exactly breathtaking. Now that we have once again optimized the program a little, here is […]

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