Latest Technology

31
Oct

Murr IO-Link Solutions

Introducing IO-Link from Murrelektronik: Eliminates device configuration from the shop floor. Simplifies integration like never before. The new IODD On Board technology by Murrelektronik allows you to store your sensor/actuator parameter data, eliminating the need for manual settings or special tools. Get the flyer! This greatly simplifies matters. Up to now, every new IO-Link device had to be integrated into

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31
Oct

3D Pick or Place & Part Identification with AI

Visual Guidance at FPE Automation With visual guidance, random parts and images can be identified so that the part can be targeted. The applications are nearly infinite. It’s not an overstatement to say visual guidance the most eagerly-awaited technology since the invention of the collaborative robot, or cobot. Here’s what we have to offer. The introduction of two new partnerships:

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9
Oct

PHD to Showcase FPE Automation’s UR Cobot at PackExpo and Assembly Shows

FPE Automation’s Traveling Cobot from UR to be on Display at PHD Inc.’s Booth At the PackExpo and Assembly Shows, PHD Inc. will be demonstrating new products, like their innovative Pneu-ConnectTM  gripper for Universal Robots collaborative robots. FPE Automation has been PHD‘s local Illinois distributor for many years. The two companies have had a close, working relationship for decades. So, when PHD Inc. approached

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31
Aug

FPE Automation’s New Training and Technology Center

FPE Automation will be opening an all-new training and technology center.   FPE Automation is pleased to announce plans for a new, state-of-the-art facility. Located just two doors down from FPE’s corporate HQ, the new, cutting edge training and technology center will feature six collaborative robot training stations from Universal Robots, 10 Cognex training modules, and the latest pneumatic components.

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29
Aug

Breakfast with the Bots

Announcing Breakfast with the Bots: Collaborative Robotics in Manufacturing In Schaumburg on October 3   Is your company faced with a workforce shortage? Are you having difficulties finding qualified people to work in your factory? Come learn how collaborative robotics can help solve your workforce challenges. In this show-and-tell workshop, you will learn how collaborative robots (also referred to as

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24
Aug

Cobots In Motion Happy Hour in Perryville, MO

Perryville, we’re in your area… Have a cold one with a cobot!   Cobots In Motion: Updated to include the NEW Universal eSeries and MiR500 See the latest technology in action, learn how it works, and how it pays off… FPE’s traveling collaborative robots will be on site. You’ve heard about this cutting-edge technology. You know it is transforming industry

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17
Aug

Introducing the MAC Valves MI/O-67 Fieldbus Platform

An Exciting Product Announcement from MAC Valves The All-New MI/O-67 Fieldbus Platform We are pleased to announce the release and availability of the MAC MI/O-67® Fieldbus™ family of products. The initial release includes several different protocol options and several modules, a complete system package! • EtherNet/IP® • EtherCAT® • POWERLINK® • PROFINET® • Modbus/TCP® • MI/O-67® will utilize existing MAConnect®

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9
Aug

Vision Smart Stop + Cobots in Motion Bolingbrook

FPE Automation has announced another stop on it’s popular automation tour! Vision Smart Stop + Cobots in Motion is headed to Bolingbrook Golf Club Vision Smart Stop Morning Seminar: Join a team of automation experts from 9:00 am to noon. Learn how Cognex advanced machine vision & industrial barcode reader systems deliver instant improvements to any manufacturing process, enabling your

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27
Jun

Smart Vision Lights Introduces a New Light Module for the Cognex DataMan Series of Cameras

  More Light for DataMan Readers, Laser Aimers Smart Vision Lights introduces the ODDM3X-T, their newest light module for the Cognex DataMan series of cameras. Designed specifically for bar coding systems, the ODDM3X-T can mount to multiple Cognex cameras to provide support to the laser aimer and laser profiler accessories for quick, uniform alignment. MORE INFO.          Source: FPE Automation

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27
Jun

Tolomatic adds capacity to RSX High-force Electric Actuator Family

Tolomatic adds capacity to their RSX extreme-force electric actuator family   The NEW RSX080 (max force of 18,000 lbf, 80 kN) is a smaller version of the RSX096 (max force of 30,000 lbf, 133 kN), offering the same features, benefits and applications, but at a lower force and reduced cost to meet specification needs. Hydraulic-class, high-force, electric actuators. No air.

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