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KC Robotics Makes Fanuc R-2000iA Robots Feel New Again

Filed in Industrial Robots, Industrial World, Uncategorized by on December 16, 2014 0 Comments
KC Robotics Makes Fanuc R-2000iA Robots Feel New Again

     Buying used robots for industrial needs may sound risky, but KC Robotics goes beyond the normal re-selling standards. KC Robotics has refurbished and rebooted a handful of the FANUC R-2000iA/165F series robots which are a version no longer available new. Not only is this used robot series incredibly affordable, it excels in its […]

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5 Manufacturing Twitter Feeds You Should Be Following

They're informative, inspirational, and help us beat the 3 p.m. slump at KC Robotics. We've composed a list of the 5 Twitter feeds you should be following if you are involved in manufacturing. If you have any of your own, feel free to post them in the comments. And don't forget to follow us.   […]

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KC Robotics continues to grow as industrial robotics industry flourishes

Filed in Company, Industrial Robots, Uncategorized by on July 16, 2014 0 Comments

     With a steady increase of orders coming in from companies around the country and beyond, KC Robotics has added several new positions to help ensure quality and timely service.      Greg Davis joined KC Robotics as Project Manager for robotics systems. With a BS in mechanical engineering and PMP certification, he specializes […]

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KUKA KR6 R900 – So easy to use, an Xbox 360 controller can handle it.

Filed in Industrial Robots by on July 10, 2014 0 Comments
KUKA KR6 R900 – So easy to use, an Xbox 360 controller can handle it.

      Not too long ago, KUKA Robotics released a new small robot model called the Agilus line. It’s  slim design, super-fast movements, and repeatability made it a great option for those who needed quick precision but didn’t want to dive into the world of SCARA robots. But there are other great benefits to the […]

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For cost savings, certified refurbished robots are the way to go

Filed in Company, Industrial Robots, Products, Solutions by on May 23, 2014 0 Comments
For cost savings, certified refurbished robots are the way to go

    KC Robotics CEO, Ken Carrier, says refurbished robots are an ideal solution to save money on an integrated robotic system.     Cost is the primary benefit of a refurbished robot. According to KC Robotics CEO, Ken Carrier, customers can invest in a refurbished robot at a 30% to 50%  savings over a new […]

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KC Robotics Store: Servo amp repairs available online

KC Robotics just launched its store at the beginning of this year and now they're taking it to the next level by offering repairs online. Here are the details:   – Evaluations are always free, you only pay shipping. – Parts fully tested. – You pay for return shipping upfront so no hidden costs. – KC Robotics […]

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Q&A: Does KC Robotics Offer Core Exchanges?

   Core exchanges are another great way to save money and get the part you need in the time frame you need it. KC Robotics offers core exchanges on many items we have in stock and can get most to you overnight if needed.      So what is a core exchange? Typically you have […]

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Robot Safety 101: 3 Types of Stops on Industrial Robots

Filed in Industrial Robots, Safety by on April 30, 2014 0 Comments
Robot Safety 101: 3 Types of Stops on Industrial Robots

   Industrial robots don’t come with just an on/off switch. In fact, they come with three very distinct stopping mechanisms that cause the robot to do three different things. It’s important as a robot operator to know the difference so that you can respond correctly.   Hold/ Stop 2    The robot slows until it […]

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Q&A: Does KC Robotics Repair Robot Parts?

   From amps to wrists, we repair parts every day at KC Robotics and in the meantime, save our customers a lot of money.      Your Fanuc servo amp stopped working. It was one of those overnight, mysterious, whodunit malfunctions no one can explain. Luckily you took our advice and ordered a spare part […]

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Really Quick Robot Tip: Spare Parts Shuffle

Filed in Industrial Robots, Products by on April 23, 2014 0 Comments

     Some robot parts will wear down and need to be replaced. Are you ordering your spare robot parts when you need them, or are you prepared for the inevitable?      It’s never a fun time when you have to give your customer a lead time of 20-40 days. We here at KC […]

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