hydraulic robot

hydraulic robot

[hī′drȯl·ik ′rō‚bät]
(control systems)
A robot that is powered by hydraulic actuators, usually controlled by servovalves and analog resolvers.
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He spent about three years building the six-legged hydraulic robot, which weighs more than two tonnes, after trying out a baby version at the MakerFaire a few years ago.
Contract notice: Operating lease with option to buy the system for the renovation of the sewerage network by long sleeve (with the possibility of repairing the water supply system) built on truck chassis with a heating device built on a trailer and hydraulic robot system built on the chassis of the type of van.
Talufi had devised a hydraulic robot that helps in moving heavy objects.
Based on these successes and its 40 years in hands-on education, Pitsco selected 30 more activities to offer internationally, including kits for a hydraulic robot arm, CO2 dragsters, water rockets, green energy, and structures.
With up to 30 programmers and dozens of staff people slaving all summer, they were able to come up with a demo work cell consisting of a White-Sundstrand Series 20 Omnimill CNC machining center served by a Cincinnati Milacron T3 hydraulic robot, and a Hardinge Superslant CNC turning center with a Bendix AA gantry robot using special NBS grippers.
His inventions include techniques for the rapid calculation of transcendental functions; the first digital control system for a large hydraulic robot used to change out nuclear cores in submarines; and new medical diagnostic devices for the non-invasive diagnosis of coronary artery disease by passive sonar.
The power of hydraulics and the marvel of robotics come together with the Hydraulic Robot Arm, which has an air pressure tank that pushes water into the arm to make the claw move.
A hydraulic robot physically performs the test by controlling a scale model of a machine bucket that digs into a pile of soil.
The Hydraulic Robot Arm introduces hydraulics and is completely powered by water.
The first-generation hydraulic robots were large and bulky, often inaccurate, and subject to breakdowns.
This model can be used for the design of a state controller and for the simulation of the closed-loop system under various operating conditions of static and mobile hydraulic robots.
But it has also reduced cycle time by replacing humans with part loading robots, and increased flexibility by ousting old hydraulic robots in favor of new simple and more agile electric robots However, one of the biggest boons to the department's productivity is the result of the greater accuracy with which parts it machines are cast and forged.