Cobot can handle machine tools even if they are not ready for robotic operation. It can open and close the door, press the start button. And if cycle time is long, it can operate more machines at a time.
Do you need to combine several parts together and weld them? Cobot can easily operate a spot welding machine and it can use the manual welding machine so that human workers can work with it.
Packaging and palletizing
If you are worried about the safety and health of your human employees when packing pallets, leave it to collaborative robot! Packing boxes for pallets is really its thing.
Punch press operating
Punch press machines can be dangerous to the operator, and it is also a monotonous job, which makes them an ideal candidate for work injury from inattention. But it does not concern collaborative robot, it is never distracted.
Collaborative robot can assemble or screw parts together. It could do it all day and night. And do not even take a break at the toilet.
Sorting and checking
Have any of your workers ever failed to keep the pace of the production line when sorting or checking components? Robot’s rate of work is the same throughout the shift and every shift.