Category: New Machinery   - Laser Automation

SmartFlex Rapid Automation For Lasers

The SmartFlex RAPID is versatile and expandable, with several high-production options that can transform and expand your laser for maximum throughput. An endless combination of configurations is available to create the perfect automation solution for your facility.

Highlighted Features/Notes

  • Up to 2200 lbs capacity per pallet
  • Changes pallets in as little as 25 seconds
  • Optional integrated work-lifter system
  • Completely modular and expandable
  • Vacuum load system with thickness detection and sheet separator features
  • 5x10 machine can load/unload sheet sizes of 4x4, 4x8, 4x10 and 5x10

SmartFlex Compact Automation For Lasers

The SmartFlex COMPACT series provides flexible expandable automation into a compact footprint. This space-saving design comes in a number of configurations, making automation possible, even in facilities limited on space. Plus, todays software capabilities and cycle times make even short-run job shop environments good candidates for automation.

Highlighted Features/Notes

  • Completely modular and expandable
  • Full load/unload cycle in approx. 75 seconds
  • Heavy-duty up to one inch full size sheet load/unload capacity
  • Multiple combinations of material pallets and product pallets
  • Material pallets can be set up for 4, 8, 12 or 16 shelves
  • Two loading locations available at the bottom of the tower to save space

River Navigation System Automation For Lasers

Flexibility is a key feature of the River System. This automation solution makes it easy to automate the set up of small lots, and to plan multiple product runs in a single shift. The River Navigation System delivers material-handling and inventory-tracking solutions for shops of all sizes and needs. The automated system is designed to maximize workflow efficiency and to minimize labor, and can easily expand to accommodate future company growth.

Highlighted Features/Notes

  • River Tower System: 6,000 lbs raw material per shelf to 1" capacity
  • River Tower System: Up to 20 shelves all within a compact 5 x 10 or 6 x 12 work envelope
  • River Navigator System: Minimum 30 shelves (three 10-shelf towers)
  • River Navigator System: 4 x 8 to 6 x 12, to 1" capacity
  • River Navigator System: Add more racks, or develop into a complete Navigator System
  • Integration with lasers and turrets possible from several vendors