Industrial Robotics: Selection, Design, and Maintenance by Harry ColestockIndustrial Robotics: Selection, Design, and Maintenance by Harry Colestock

Industrial Robotics: Selection, Design, and Maintenance

byHarry Colestock

Paperback | April 29, 2005

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With the proliferation of many types of robots in recent years, there is areal need to assist engineers, automation manufacturers, and robot aficionados in the proper selection, care, and feeding of a robot to achieve the maximum in productivity. This book does just that, along with classifying robots in accordance to their complexity and function provided. The book is perfect for large corporations as well as smaller "Mom and Pop" shops who may be considering using robots to help their industrial applications.
Harry Colestock is an electrical engineer who designed and built automation systems for over 40 years. A specialist in robot productivity improvement, he has analyzed robotics for hundreds of companies in the auto industry as well as other high-volume industries. As chief engineer of Advanced Technology and Testing at Ingersoll-Rand, M...
Title:Industrial Robotics: Selection, Design, and MaintenanceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:220 pages, 9.18 × 7.38 × 0.61 inPublished:April 29, 2005Publisher:Mcgraw Hill CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071440526

ISBN - 13:9780071440523

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Table of Contents



Chapter 1. Robots – Definitions and Classifications

Chapter 2. Economic Productivity

Chapter 3. Comparisons Between Robots and Fixed Automation

Chapter 4. Where to Use a Robot

Chapter 5. Upkeep of Industrial Robots

Chapter 6. Economic Justification

Chapter 7. Effects of Legislation

Chapter 8. Human Factors

Chapter 9. Safety Standards for Industrial Robotics

Chapter 10. The Impact of Machine Vision on the Robotics Industry

Chapter 11. Summary and Conclusions

Appendix A: Survey of Industrial Robots