KMT Robotic Solutions (Auburn Hills, Mich.) has developed RoboTrim DRT-802 for the machining and trimming of composite parts up to 8 ft by 8 ft by 3 ft (2.4m by 2.4m by 0.9m). The DRT (dual rotating table) system uses a rotating table mounted to each side of a two-position indexing wall. A part-holding fixture mounted on each rotating table enables the system operator to load or unload parts on one side of the wall while the robot is trimming on the other side. In its standard configuration, the system comes with a single KMT AccuTrim R-110 robot and two servo-controlled rotating tables capable of coordinated motion with the robot. For customers who need increased system throughput, a dual robot configuration is available.
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