The use and potential benefits of robots in shakeout loading and unloading has been mentioned in the published literature (Ref. 1, 2, 3) with the common use of robots for machine loading and material handling, this would appear to be an appropriate application. Since the shakeout operation is noisy, hot and dirty, the benefits of robot use are certainly present. A robot application in shakeout loading is shown in Figure 1.
KeywordsMaterial Handling Industrial Robot Machine Loading Programmable Robot Robot Application
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