working envelope

working envelope

[′wərk·iŋ ′en·və‚lōp]
(mechanical engineering)
The surface bounding the maximum extent and reach of a robot's wrist, excluding the tool tip. Also known as working profile.
References in periodicals archive ?
The P-50iB has an ultra compact design yet is said to provide a large working envelope, with 1.
With a minimum installation area and a small footprint, the robot is ideal for high-density installations, while providing a large working envelope.
Comes with 24" x 24" working envelope, split mirror and camera vision system for aligning components; on-board recipe storage; touch-screen operator interface; manual x, y and z adjustment; vacuum system; bottom-side global preheat; semiautomatic cycle for component removal and replacement, and cool-down function.
Initially manufactured as a stationary robot, with a circular work area similar to an arm robot, the company has combined this unit with a mobile base to extend the working envelope to virtually any length.
A rail style in-feed device will move the pipes to the working envelope of the robot.
New Dimension BST and SST 1200 large-format 3D printers for rapid prototyping from Stratasys' Dimension Printing unit are priced under $30,000 and have 57% larger working envelope than previous models.
There are three machines in the lineup, starting with the MCH 280 C, with a working envelope of 1,000 x 1,000 x 1,000 mm, up to the MCH 350 C, with a working envelope of 1,250 x 1,000 x 1,300 mm, and finally to the MCH 450 C, which has a working range of 1,600 x 1,200 x 1,700 mm.
Working envelope of the small footprint (51" x 51") machine is 20"x20"x8" with plenty of room for fixturing and batch machining of small parts.
The working envelope (WE) is defined as the envelope of displacement vectors a particle can be moved by a potential field.
The Adept Viper s1700 is a slim and powerful 20 kg payload robot that features the widest working envelope in its class (1717mm reach) and has exceptional reliability and performance.
The unit incorporates the largest working envelope of all Fuji models while maintaining the smallest rotation radius and energy efficiency.
Has 51 X 51" footprint, 20 X 20 X 8" working envelope.