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Robotic plasma cutting system

Hypertherm Associates and its partner , Daihen Corporation , took part in the International Robot Exhibition 2023 in Japan recently , one of the world ’ s largest robot exhibitions . The theme of the exhibition was “ Sustainable Societies Through Robotics ”, featuring solutions that support sustainable development goals through the coexistence and cooperation of humans and robots . During the event , the latest robots and robot-related
technology ( such as AI , ICT and component technology ) was on display .
Daihen Corporation exhibited its robotic plasma cutting solution at the exhibition . The new Daihen system is equipped with dedicated commands that set cutting parameters and conduct piercing sequences automatically . These are designed to make the system easy to use and maximize consumable life .
“ Because of the height-sensor capability that maintains height between torch and workpiece , the system produces high-quality cuts ,” confirmed Hypertherm Associates .
Hypertherm Associates is a U . S . - based manufacturer of industrial cutting products and software . Its products include Hypertherm plasma and OMAX waterjet systems . In addition to cutting systems , the company creates CNCs and software . Founded in 1968 , Hypertherm Associates is a 100 per cent Associate-owned company , employing approximately 2,000 Associates , with operations and partner representation worldwide . n

Schuler at IMTEX India 2024

Schuler , a global specialist in metalforming for sheet-metal forming of outer skin parts solutions , will be exhibiting at the IMTEX India as well as structural parts . Schuler Service 2024 trade show from 19-23 January 2024 in is also offered to its customers as well as its Bangalore .
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“ Visitors to stand A105 in Hall 5 will be able Protection ’ or ‘ Track and Trace ’ to transform to explore a wide array of new technologies and optimise the metalforming workflow . tailored to elevate customer processes ,”
Schuler offers customised technology in all outlined Nitin Kulkarni , Managing Director , areas of forming — from the networked press to Schuler India Private Limited . press shop planning . Presses from the Schuler
“ Highlights of our showcase at the event Group mint coins for more than 180 countries . will include hot stamping innovations as an Its products also include automation ; dies ; important part of automotive lightweight process expertise and service for the construction . Visitors can discover the new entire metalworking industry . Founded in FAST Technology for aluminium which not only 1839 at Göppingen , Germany , Schuler has reduces the space requirements , but also approximately 5,000 employees at production significantly lowers investment and operating sites in Europe , China and the Americas , as costs ,” added the manufacturer . well as service companies in over 40 countries . Schuler ’ s new press line family includes The company is part of the international the Servo MAX , Servo NEXT and Mech NEXT technology group , ANDRITZ . n

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