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RobotWorx Arc Welding Cell with Motoman UP6

/motoman UP6The company was seeking a decrease in their operational costs and an increase in production by replacing an existing workcell with an updated automation system.

Application Goals:

This company wanted to produce consistent, high-quality weldments. They needed a system to help minimize any danger of a worker/operator injury from arc glare, fumes, smoke.  The robot workcell desired would perform with consistent quality and imrpove the overall throughput and productivity. 

RobotWorx Solution:

Workcell: The experts at RobotWorx chose a RW1050-S Workcell to get the job done. This includes a servo controlled 180-degree indexer, common base with forklift pockets, and common power disconnect. /motoman UP6

Robot: A reconditioned Motoman UP6 was chosen. It was perfect for the job with its 6-axis, medium reach, with 6kg payload capability, vertical reach of 2393mm/ horizontal reach of 1373mm.  

Controller: The XRC is paired with the UP6. This has a multiple robot control functions and comes with controls a teach pendant with graphical 5.7" LED display screen.  

Power Source: A Miller Auto Delta Weld 452 was selected with its 450 amp CV power source, safety holder, and wire feeder. 

EOAT: The torch, mount bracket, and collision protection to be provided by customer.  

Positioner: A two position servo indexer for dual station operation was selected- The Positioner 180 Degree Indexer. .  This sysytem includes an arc-glare divider and a common base for robot, indexer, and controls.  Table top - 72" diameter - full circle. 

Operator Station: Push Button Start, E-stop, Servo-On, Hold, and Re-Start.

Warranty: The system has a full-one year RobotWorx warranty.

Training and Install: RobotWorx work cells come complete with free training for up to three employees at the Marion, Ohio facility.

Contact RobotWorx Today!

The customer chose RobotWorx to build them a work cell that would increase the speed and quality of their welding application. RobotWorx supplied the company with a custom Motoman welding cell that can weld faster than any human possibly could, improving their production by almost 50 percent, while also improving safety for workers by keeping them away from arc glare, flash burn, and harmful welding fumes. All in all, the welding cell provides them with a faster, higher quality weld for their steel work pieces

 Interested in automating your welding process?  Contact us online or call in today at 740-251-4312. We are eager to get you started!