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SEED Solutions – Components for Next-Generation Robot Development
SEED Solutions – Components for Next-Generation Robot Development
 
November 30, 2016

THK exhibited its “SEED Solutions” components for next-generation robots at the International Robot Exhibition 2015. “SEED Solutions” are a family of components ideal for autonomous robot development, mainly consisting of actuator systems, which perform movement, and master systems, which provide…

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Jig Production Technology that Incorporates Gage Production Technology with Submicron Precision
Jig Production Technology that Incorporates Gage Production Technology with Submicron Precision
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June 15, 2016

Toa Precision Machinery is designing and manufacturing 10-20 micron jigs entirely through custom orders by incorporating its unique gage production technology that requires precision on a submicron level. The main machines that are necessary for producing jigs include finishing machines…

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Taste Sensor Capable of Quantifying Tastes
Taste Sensor Capable of Quantifying Tastes
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June 15, 2016

The TS-5000Z taste sensor from Intelligent Sensor Technology responds not only to the basic tastes sensed by humans of bitter, sweet, umami, salty, and sour, but also to aftertastes of astringent, sharpness, and richness. The sensor can be regarded as…

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Automatic Oil Cooling Cylinder that Realized Automation of Cooling and Air Removal
Automatic Oil Cooling Cylinder that Realized Automation of Cooling and Air Removal
 
June 15, 2016

The AOC (Automatic Oil Cooling Cylinder) features a mechanism that enables hydraulic oil to pass through the piston when it reaches the backward limit, so that the cylinder is cooled by the oil and air is automatically eliminated. Ordinarily, a…

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App-less Video Calling Service
App-less Video Calling Service
 
February 22, 2016

Leveraging expertise gained from developing its own web-based emergency notification system for disabled people, Mendori Information Technology has built an app-less video calling service system that uses SkyWay developed by NTT Communications. The name of this system is SkyRTC. It…

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High Performance Electroless Nickel Plating Free of Harmful Substances
High Performance Electroless Nickel Plating Free of Harmful Substances
 
April 10, 2015

High Performance Electroless Nickel Plating Free of Harmful Substances Narration: At the “Manufacturing Business Matching Fair”, Kuwana exhibited high performance electroless nickel plating that does not include harmful substances in the membrane. The new technology was developed with governmental support….

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High Quality, Low Cost Automotive Component Manufacturing Technology that Uses Net Shape Technology
High Quality, Low Cost Automotive Component Manufacturing Technology that Uses Net Shape Technology
 
April 8, 2015

At the Manufacturing Business Matching Fair, Kamine Seiki exhibited technology for manufacturing high quality, low cost vehicle transmission equipment, so-called differential gears, and other components using net shape technology that is now being developed through governmental support. “Put simply, compared…

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Multi-layer printed circuit board analysis system using X-ray equipment
Multi-layer printed circuit board analysis system using X-ray equipment
 
April 6, 2015

At the Manufacturing Business Matching Fair, Applied Vision Systems displayed its multi-layer printed circuit board analysis system, which uses X-ray equipment. Currently in development with support from the government, this system uses stereo X-ray imaging to make three-dimensional measurements. This…

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Float Type Level Switches Supporting a Wide Range of Applications
Float Type Level Switches Supporting a Wide Range of Applications
 
February 16, 2015

RIKO Float Technology has successfully miniaturized a level switch capable of turning on and off as it detects the balance of liquid in a tank using a uniquely structured float. As a result, the company is able to supply level…

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Long Stroke Parallel Draw-down Chuck that Eliminates Need for Setup
Long Stroke Parallel Draw-down Chuck that Eliminates Need for Setup
 
February 12, 2015

At JIMTOF 2014, Kitagawa Iron Works exhibited the DLL chuck, a new chuck that eliminates the need for setup by further enhancing the conventional jaw based parallel draw-down type chuck that secures a workpiece to chuck surface. “The problem of…

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