Current Trends in Robotic Vision and Guidance

There have been some interesting developments in both robotic guidance and machine vision over the past couple years that is deserving of some discussion. Firstly, I would like to point out that there are a lot of resources out there to plan and understand machine vision inspection and more specifically, lighting for these systems and…

Robotic Simulation. How can you benefit?

I have been asked a lot lately about the benefits and drawbacks that I have experienced over the years when dealing with multiple robot manufacturers and their software¬†for simulation. I thought it would be beneficial to dissect these thoughts into benefits and drawbacks, as well as define need versus cost. Manufacturer-Specific Software: Roboguide (Fanuc), Motosim…