Fanuc, RPT supplying trimmers to N. Amer.
ROCHESTER HILLS, MICH. — Fanuc Robotics North America Inc. of Rochester Hills and Robotic Production Technology have formed an operating agreement to supply router trimmers to North America.
RPT, of Auburn Hills, Mich., will be Fanuc's sole North American supplier. RPT designs, makes and installs robotic systems.
Superior Die Set Corp. of Oak Creek, Wis., offers a free CD-ROM showing two-dimension layouts of all its die sets, mold bases and standard components. ... Yushin America Inc., the robot supplier in Cranston, R.I., has added a hand-held controller for its HOP sprue pickers, for use on injection molding machines ranging in clamping force from 25-500 tons. ... Thermal Corp. of Madison, Ala., which makes heaters and sensors for injection molding and extrusion, has announced a same-day shipping program at no extra charge for orders received by 11 a.m. Central Time.