Robotics technology and applications

  • D. A. Milner
  • V. C. Vasiliou

Abstract

The first industrial robot, delivered and installed in a General Motors’ automobile plant in 1961, was designed and manufactured by Unimation Inc, the pioneering firm in the robotics field and presently the world’s largest robot supplier. The earliest applications of robots were in foundry operations, such as the loading and unloading of die cast machines.

Keywords

Welding Drilling Assure Expense Rotary Actuator 

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© D A Milner and V C Vasiliou 1986

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  • D. A. Milner
  • V. C. Vasiliou

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