11/01/2023 By admin Off

What should be considered before buying an Industrial Robot?

When considering purchasing an industrial robot, some factors to consider include:

  1. The type of application or task that the robot will be used for, such as welding, painting, material handling, or assembly.
  2. The robot’s payload capacity, reach, and working envelope, as well as its repeatability and accuracy.
  3. The robot’s level of automation, including its ability to work alongside humans, and the ability to integrate with other equipment and systems
  4. The ease of programming and operation, including the availability of software and the ease of setup.
  5. The robot’s power supply, maintenance requirements, and expected lifespan
  6. The robot’s safety features and compliance with relevant safety standards.
  7. The availability of technical support and after-sales service from the manufacturer or supplier
  8. The compatibility of the robot with other equipment and the company’s existing infrastructure.
  9. The current market scenario and the type of machines and automation available.
  10. The overall cost and return on investment.

It would be helpful to consult with a robotics professional or the manufacturer’s application engineer to evaluate the robot and its suitability for your application before making a final decision, and It is important to have clear and specific needs before making a purchasing decision.