May 10, 2016 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
May 10, 2016 – The ABB IRBT 2005 is a flexible, modular medium track motion platform for both robots and transfer applications, designed to accommodate “rapid product changes in applications that require an extended working range and high degrees of speed and accuracy,” says the company.
Specific applications include arc welding, material handling, machine tending, and sealing and dispensing. The IRBT 2005 is available with up to two carriages as a robot track, with additional carriage plates available to carry process equipment, and up to three carriages as a transfer track. According to ABB, the track provides greater accuracy and up to 50 per cent shorter cycle times.