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Product Spotlight: Fibromat AT.1000 T00 SD180 D0520H7 Heavy Load Positioning Turntable

Posted by iGAM on May 5, 2021 8:50:00 AM

Turn it up with a Fibromat turntable! And, for a limited time only, get it 50 percent off during iGAM's May Positioning Equipment sale.

Turntables offer safe and ergonomic work spaces for your employees, among other benefits.

Plus, purchase a turntable half off during the entire month of May!

Learn more about turntables and how to get one for your facility below. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, automation, product spotlight, sale, industrial robots, may sale, positioning equipment, turntable

Product Spotlight: Omron F3SN-A0757P25-L/ F3SN-A0757P25-D Light Curtain Pairings

Posted by iGAM on Apr 7, 2021 9:00:00 AM

Safety around heavy machinery is a must. Light curtains offer an ingenious—and inexpensive—way to protect your employees. 

OSHA, the Occupational and Safety Health Administration, makes a big deal about workplace safety, and for good reason. Every year, thousands of workers sustain serious injuries, such as amputations, due to improper machine guarding. 

Light curtains are a simple solution to this problem. Learn more about how light curtains work and how to buy a light curtain at iGAM below! 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, safety, product spotlight, hoist

Product Spotlight: Harrington MR020L Hoist

Posted by iGAM on Mar 24, 2021 9:10:00 AM

Hoists offer a simple solution for lifting heavy, awkward equipment or objects. 

Humans and industrial robots have their limitations, especially when it comes to heavy lifting. 

Even the strongest industrial robot will struggle to lift a load with weight that is unevenly distributed. These cumbersome objects can cause your productivity to plummet. 

Thankfully, hoists can easily lift these types of objects without putting anyone’s safety at risk. Learn more about hoists and where to get one at iGAM below. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, safety, product spotlight, hoist

Product Spotlight: 26' KUKA RTU

Posted by iGAM on Mar 17, 2021 10:15:00 AM

An easy way to increase productivity without adding industrial robots to your facility is by installing an RTU on the warehouse floor. 

If you are in the early stages of automation and want to improve your processes, then consider adding an RTU to your facility. 

As we explain below, RTUs provide many benefits to manufacturers looking to lean up their production line without breaking the budget. 

Read on to learn more about iGAM’s 26’ KUKA RTU and how it will transform your facility! 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, product spotlight, lean manufacturing, industrial robots, rtu, robot transfer unit

This is the Key to Business Growth in 2021

Posted by iGAM on Mar 15, 2021 9:30:00 AM

2020 was a difficult year that challenged every industry. Now, in 2021, businesses are encouraged to implement this one tool to restore growth. 

Business owners who lasted through the thick of the COVID-19 pandemic are resilient. They survived through one of the toughest markets in history, struggling through shuttered doors and a drop-off in consumer activity. 

However, this year, businesses need to start using automation to stay competitive. In a world where faster is better, automation offers a way to increase efficiency. 

Learn more about why (and how) you should automate below. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, automation, product spotlight, industrial robots

Product Spotlight: UAS BDC-22 Baghouse Dust Collector System

Posted by iGAM on Mar 10, 2021 9:45:00 AM

Dust might seem like it's only a nuisance, but letting dust go unchecked in manufacturing environments can be dangerous. 

A safe work environment is a productive work environment. There’s a lot that goes into maintaining safe work conditions in manufacturing, and that includes air quality and dust levels. 

Dust may seem innocent, but it’s not, as we illustrate below. 

Check your dust levels and learn more about iGAM’s UAS BDC-22 Baghouse Dust Collector System to keep your facility clean. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, safety, product spotlight, dust collector system

Product Spotlight: Platform with Ladder

Posted by iGAM on Mar 3, 2021 10:30:00 AM

Safety is key in manufacturing. Ergonomics play a big part in safety for manufacturing employees, which is why it is important to provide accessible workspaces for your staff. 

If you have ever been involved in a workplace injury, you know how detrimental it is both to the injured individual and the company. 

Worker safety should be a priority for every company. With access structures, manufacturers can rest assured that their employees will be well-equipped to perform their jobs without unnecessary risk. 

Learn more about iGAM’s Platform with Ladder product and the importance of safety below. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, ladders, access structures, product spotlight, platforms

Product Spotlight: Davis Machine Works 48"X48"X25" Tilt Table

Posted by iGAM on Feb 10, 2021 10:30:00 AM

Using a tilt table is a simple and effective solution to provide workers with accessible and ergonomically-sound workspaces. 

Problems are rarely solved with a simple solution in manufacturing facilities. Oftentimes, fixing an issue takes weeks or even months of discussion, data analysis, cost comparisons, and more. 

When it comes to improving accessibility in your production line, however, there is an easy answer! Getting a tilt table offers safe and ergonomic workspaces for your employees, among other benefits. 

Learn more about tilt tables and how to get one for your facility below. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, manufacturing equipment, safety, access structures, automation, product spotlight, tilt table

Product Spotlight: ATI QC210T Female Side Main Tool Changer Body Tool Side

Posted by iGAM on Jan 27, 2021 11:30:00 AM

With an automatic tool changer, manufacturers can eliminate downtime caused by manual tool changing processes. 

The goal of any manufacturer is to cut losses, be it time, product, or money. 

With an automatic tool changer, reducing downtime is possible. Considering how hard downtime is on a company’s wallet, it is important to seek methods to minimize it at all costs. 

Learn more about the benefits of automatic tool changers and iGAM’s ATI QC210T Female Side Main Tool Changer Body Tool Side below! 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, manufacturing equipment, automation, product spotlight, downtime, tool changer, atc

Product Spotlight: Chowel ASP-750-18F Pedestal Spot Welder

Posted by iGAM on Jan 6, 2021 10:00:00 AM

A pedestal spot welder can achieve consistent and fast welds, ultimately improving your bottom line. 

Welding is one of the most popular applications in manufacturing. Welding materials together creates strong joints, allowing manufacturers in industries like automotive and construction to create quality products. 

Welding can also take time if you aren’t using robotic welders or pedestal welders. If you want to increase production efficiency and reduce lead time, consider getting the Chowel ASP-750-18F Pedestal Spot Welder at iGAM! 

Learn more about the Pedestal Spot welder below. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, manufacturing equipment, automation, product spotlight, spot welder, welding, chowel

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