What Does Artificial Intelligence Dream About?
When a collection of artificial brains at Google began generating psychedelic images from otherwise ordinary photos, engineers compared what they saw to dreamscapes. They named their image-generation ...
Injection molding machine
An Injection molding machine, also known as an injection press, is a machine for manufacturing plastic products by the injection molding process. It consists of two main parts, an injection unit and a...
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Palletizer
A palletizer or palletiser is a machine which provides automatic means for stacking cases of goods or products onto a pallet.Manually placing boxes on pallets can be time consuming and expensive; it c...
Packaging Machinery Technology
Packaging Machinery Technology (ISSN-1556-1658) is a trade publication and web site owned by PMMI the services the information needs of packaging and packaging machinery manufacturers and packaging en...
What Does Artificial Intelligence Dream About?
When a collection of artificial brains at Google began generating psychedelic images from otherwise ordinary photos, engineers compared what they saw to dreamscapes. They named their image-generation ...
Thermal transfer printing
Thermal transfer printing is a digital printing process in which material is applied to paper (or some other material) by melting a coating of ribbon so that it stays glued to the material on which th...
Filler (packaging)
Fillers (or filling machines) are used for packaging, mainly for food/beverage but for other products as well. These are used to fill either a bottle or a pouch, depending on the product.There are se...
Darwin Caldwell
Professor Darwin Caldwell (born Ballymena, Northern Ireland) is a noted international researcher and academic in robotics who is currently Research Director at the Italian Institute of Technology in G...
Feature detection
Feature detection is a process by which specialized nerve cells in the brain respond to specific features of a visual stimulus, such as lines, edges, angle, or movement. The nerve cells fire selective...
Binocular disparity
Binocular disparity refers to the difference in image location of an object seen by the left and right eyes, resulting from the eyes’ horizontal separation (parallax). The brain uses binocular dispari...
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Color histogram
In image processing and photography, a color histogram is a representation of the distribution of colors in an image. For digital images, a color histogram represents the number of pixels that have c...
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Barcode reader
A barcode reader (or barcode scanner) is an electronic device for reading printed barcodes. Like a flatbed scanner, it consists of a light source, a lens and a light sensor translating optical impulse...
Barcode reader - Wikipedia
Lineshaft roller conveyor
Lineshaft roller conveyors are, as their title suggests, powered via a shaft beneath the rollers. These conveyors are suitable for light applications up to 20 kg such as cardboard boxes and tote ...
Cartoning machine
A cartoning machine or cartoner, is a packaging machine that forms cartons: erect, close, folded, side seamed and sealed cartons.Packaging machines which form a carton board blank into a carton filled...
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Heat fusion
Heat fusion (sometimes called heat welding or simply fusion) is a welding process used to join two different pieces of a thermoplastic. This process involves heating both pieces simultaneously and pre...
Conveyor system
A conveyor system is a common piece of mechanical handling equipment that moves materials from one location to another. Conveyors are especially useful in applications involving the transportation of ...
Conveyor system - Wikipedia
Bottling line
Bottling lines are production lines that fill a product, generally a beverage, into bottles on a large scale.
Packaging of bottled beer typically involves drawing the product from a holding tank a...
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Surgical staple
Surgical staples are specialized staples used in surgery in place of sutures to close skin wounds, connect or remove parts of the bowels or lungs. A more recent development, from the 1990s, uses clip...
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Articulated robot
An articulated robot is a robot with rotary joints (e.g. a legged robot or an industrial robot). Articulated robots can range from simple two-jointed structures to systems with 10 or more interacting...
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Cartesian coordinate robot
A cartesian coordinate robot (also called linear robot) is an industrial robot whose three principal axes of control are linear (i.e. they move in a straight line rather than rotate) and are at right ...
Cartesian coordinate robot - Wikipedia
Film blowing machine
A Film Blowing Machine is used to make polyethylene into plastic film. This may be laminating film, packing film, agricultural covering film, bags or film for textiles and clothing, and other packing...
Label dispenser
Label dispensers and label applicators are machines built to simplify the process of removing a label from its liner or backing tape. Some are bench-top for dispensing the labels while others include...
Label dispenser - Wikipedia
Shrink tunnel
A shrink tunnel or heat tunnel is a heated tunnel mounted over or around a conveyor system. Items such as packaging, have shrink film loosely applied; with heat, the film shrinks to fit snugly around...
Shrink tunnel - Wikipedia
Industrial robot
An industrial robot is defined by ISO 8373 as an automatically controlled, reprogrammable, multipurpose manipulator programmable in three or more axes. The field of robotics may be more practically de...
Industrial robot - Wikipedia
Automatix
Automatix Inc., founded in January 1980, was the first company to market industrial robots with built-in machine vision. Its founders were Victor Scheinman, inventor of the Stanford arm; Phillippe Vi...
Automatix - Wikipedia
Mechanical brake stretch wrapper
Mechanical brake stretch wrappers are manual stretch wrapping systems which consist of a simple structure supporting a roll of film to be stretched and a mechanical brake which acts on the film roll, ...
Mechanical brake stretch wrapper - Wikipedia
Computer vision
Computer vision is a field that includes methods for acquiring, processing, analyzing, and understanding images and, in general, high-dimensional data from the real world in order to produce numerical...
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Induction sealing
Induction sealing, otherwise known as cap sealing, is a non-contact method of heating an inner seal to hermetically seal the top of plastic and glass containers. This sealing process takes place after...
Induction sealing - Wikipedia
ITW Mima Packaging Systems
ITW Mima Packaging Systems is the European marketing division of ITW's Specialty Systems businesses, manufacturing fully automatic stretch wrapping machines in Finland, semi-automatic and automatic ma...