HATFIELD, PA. — Custom injection molding is an early adopter of the cute-faced, two-armed Baxter robot, designed to work side-by-side with human employees. Baxter sports animated eyes and sensors that can tell a person is nearby, so it will turn its head to look at you. Cameras on the wrists determine how it grabs a part. Workers can teach the robot.
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