Agile Feeding

The first step in an automated operation is the feeding of parts. Simple, mechanical feeding methods still have their place, but most automation today must deal with more complexity: Many part styles Small lot sizes Several changeovers per shift No tolerance for long changeovers The solution is Agile Feeding. Agile Feeding uses a combination of...

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Assembly & Test

High speed assembly & test of complex products requires many different technologies.  With Kinemetrix’s Agile Automation, you get: Flexibility to assemble a variety of product versions on the same line Minimal changeover time In-process inspection of each assembly step

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Inspection & Testing

Built into an assembly machine or as a stand-alone solution, automated inspection & testing ensures adherence to your quality requirements. In-process inspections & tests verify an operation before material moves to the next step.  In a fully automated system, passing all of the in-process inspections provides the OK to ship. When a mixture of manual...

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Machine Tending

Automating the loading and unloading of your machines using Kinemetrix Agile Automation Solutions has the following benefits: Quick changeover for low volume/high mix production runs Fully integrated systems for unattended operation and multiple shift production Infeed parts presentation solutions for any part A wide range of inspection techniques to detect out-of-spec parts and processes quickly...

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Packaging & E-commerce Automation

FLEXIBLE & FAST TO MEET TODAY’S CHALLENGES Customers expect orders to ship quickly, accurately and without product damage. You need to do it with minimal labor at high volumes. Kinemetrix designs and builds machines that produce & validate complex products. We develop intelligent, flexible automation for non-standard applications that cannot be solved with cookie-cutter solutions....

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Laser Welding

Kinemetrix laser welding solutions are configured as stand-alone machines or integrated into larger assembly systems.  Our Through Transmission Laser Welding (TTLW) systems are delivered fully tooled and process development is done in collaboration with our customers’ engineering staff.  The team ensures that the process meets specifications, including: Proper fusion & mechanical strength Leak tight requirements...

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Electric Vehicles

MEETING THE EV MANUFACTURING CHALLENGE Life as a manufacturer of electric vehicle components is an exciting one.  OEMs are racing to launch EV products while the underlying technologies evolve at a rapid pace.  The folks in the marketing departments seem to be well into their third martini when projecting sales volumes.  And everyone is looking...

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Freeform Blank Handling

Pick blanks where they lie!  Freeform Picking combines Kinemetrix Agile 3D Robot Guidance and flexible end of arm tooling to pick steel blanks from stacks sitting on unregistered pallets.  The Agile 3D Vision System used in this application is optimized for large area picking and is highly tolerant of variations in blank tilt, curve and...

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Robotic Gravity Die Casting

Modern part designs are demanding better and better process control over the gravity die casting operation.  Precise die temperature control, exact shot sizes, and rapid model changeovers challenge the traditional methods.

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