Plastics Machining

  • Richard K. Miller
Part of the VNR Competitive Manufacturing Series book series (VNRCMS)


Industrial robots have been used for the machining of plastic parts. The robot may be utilized in two ways:
  1. 1.

    The robot arm can grasp the plastic part and guide it through machining stations.

  2. 2.

    The robot can carry the machine tool and perform operations on the fixed plastic part.



Machine Tool Machine Station Outer Edge Machine Operation Industrial Robot 
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  • Richard K. Miller

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