Invert-mounting a robot offers many benefits. If you are considering this option, here's what you need to know. A robot does not have to be gantry styled to work from above. Many, although not all, standard industrial robot models are capable of being installed upside down.The Mechanics:Inverted robots must be secured to a surface (preferably a steel plate). This platform will have to be able to handle the weight of the robot plus any inertia created when the robot moves.