Douglas’ New Robotic Metering Reduces Maintenance and Improves Simplicity

Douglas recently announced a design improvement applying its SCARA robot technology to the metering system on Contour™ 60‐Series machines. A single robotic arm uses Rockwell controls and replaces linear motors from the previous metering design.

robotCustomers are provided with:

  • Enhanced durability;
  • Lower maintenance costs;
  • Improved accessibility; and
  • Simplicity and efficiency.

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