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Responsible for a Manufacturing Budget? Check Out These 3 Best Spending Practices

Posted by iGAM on Jan 18, 2021 9:45:00 AM

You don’t have to be a victim to being under your budget. With these three best spending practices, manufacturers can stay within their budgetsget ahead of the competition, and grow their companies. 

Everyone, from individuals to families to large corporations, needs to have a budget. 

This is especially true in manufacturing, since there are so many costs and variables to consider during production. 

If you are in need of budget renovation—or restoration—then continue reading below! 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, manufacturing equipment, work cells, automation, downtime, budget

Product Spotlight: FANUC R-J3IB R-2000IA Controller

Posted by iGAM on Jan 13, 2021 10:45:00 AM

Like soap and water, robot controllers work in tandem with industrial robot arms to provide manufacturers with the automation power they need to get the job done. 

If you are new to industrial automation, then learning how equipment work together to perform tasks is crucial to the success of your production line. 

One example of industrial symbiosis is between the controller and the robot arm. They need each other to execute the task that you want, such as arc welding or palletizing. 

Learn more about controllers and how to buy one for your facility below. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, manufacturing equipment, work cells, automation, fanuc, robot controller, controller

6 Resources That Will Enhance Your Manufacturing Process

Posted by iGAM on Jan 11, 2021 10:30:00 AM

Having a resourceful outlook enables manufacturers to go beyond their production goals. 

Manufacturing demands constant attention to prevent the accumulation of wasted time, money, and materials. 

The resources we’ve compiled will help you to get your production line back on track. Read below to learn how to enhance your manufacturing process. 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, manufacturing equipment, work cells, automation, employee training

Product Spotlight: 5 Advantages of Using a Milco Servo Weld Gun Over a Pneumatic Weld Gun

Posted by iGAM on Nov 18, 2020 12:00:00 PM

Servo weld guns, such as iGAM’s used Milco Servo Weld Gun, provide greater lifetime costs savings compared to traditional pneumatic weld guns. 

Welding equipment is a necessity for almost every manufacturer. With welding equipment, you can create neat weld joints on metal products. 

Welding can also be expensive depending on the equipment you use. Pneumatic welding guns, for example, lack efficiency due to their fluctuating supply of air pressure. This could negatively affect your product and your revenue. 

Servo weld guns are the superior option for manufacturers who want to weld while saving time and money. Learn more about the benefits of using a Milco Servo Weld Gun below! 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, warranty, robots, manufacturing equipment, used robots, manufacturing industry, work cells, financing, automation, igam guide

5 Tips to Automate Your Manufacturing Facility

Posted by iGAM on Nov 16, 2020 10:45:47 AM

With a few simple tips to guide the automation process, manufacturers of all industries can succeed in developing their production lines with industrial robots and equipment. 

Automation can be intimidating for new businesses, and expanding automation can be a hassle even for established companies. 

Take a few tips from iGAM to help you grow your company with automation. Read more below to get started! 

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Topics: used manufacturing equipment, manufacturing automation, warranty, robots, manufacturing equipment, used robots, manufacturing industry, work cells, financing, automation, igam guide

How to Purchase a Custom Work Cell with iGAM

Posted by iGAM on Oct 26, 2020 9:45:00 AM

Robotic work cells are a great way to increase your production line’s efficiency and productivity. Work cells are an all-in-one solution for you to automate your manufacturing process.

Are you looking to purchase a custom work cell? iGAM offers the full service of designing, building, programming, shipping, and installing the work cell for your convenience.

Follow our simple procedure to create your own custom work cell with our tried-and-true process.

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Topics: recondition services, used manufacturing equipment, warranty, robots, manufacturing equipment, mro inc., used robots, used robot parts, manufacturing industry, sell, repair services, work cells

5 Reasons Why a Servo Motor Will Benefit Your Production Line

Posted by iGAM on Sep 2, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Servo motors are a great addition to manufacturing for greater efficiency and less energy usage.

They provide precision motion, which is necessary in robots that need high repeatability for repetitive tasks.

If you have industrial robot applications that require specific angular rotation, large or small, a servo motor can provide the mechanics you need. Here are the top five reasons why a servo motor will benefit your production line!

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Topics: recondition services, used manufacturing equipment, warranty, robots, manufacturing equipment, mro inc., used robots, used robot parts, manufacturing industry, sell, repair services, work cells

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