Motion Control and Automation

Check out our videos below to see what is going on at Valin!
Submitted on Wed, 12/05/2018
Advantech's Wzzard™ Wireless Sensor Network

Learn how simple it is to get started with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) with Advantech's Wzzard Wireless Sensor Network.

Submitted on Wed, 08/29/2018

The Iwaki Pump Engineering Team, originators and holders of many pump patents, proudly introduces their newest design innovation. After years of thorough testing and successful operation, Iwaki Air has now completely re-designed the Air Motor to include the new Looped C Spring Spool.

Submitted on Fri, 08/24/2018

Corey Foster demonstrates how Valin's products and services can tie into the concept of the Industrial Internet of Things.

Submitted on Thu, 08/16/2018

Wzzard Mesh Gen 2 models have the ability to monitor temperature, humidity and vibration, and can accommodate virtually any industry-standard external sensors.

Submitted on Tue, 04/17/2018

A simple system configuration to reduce the cycle time by 44%. Material, round bars, are checked for outer diameter before a process of rolling machine.

Submitted on Tue, 04/17/2018

This system produces frames by bonding resin parts. A total of four locations are bonded. Adhesive is applied to the end faces of resin frame parts. Then, the end faces of the frame parts are pressed together to be joined.

Submitted on Tue, 04/17/2018

This system rolls hexagonal socket head setscrews (hereinafter referred to as "setscrews"). Air cylinders are used to introduce material to the rolling machine and remove processed setscrews from the machine.

Submitted on Tue, 04/17/2018

A loader/unloader for a press machine that produces lids for cans. It loads the material in the material feeder to the press machine and unloads the pressed products to the product chute.

Submitted on Tue, 04/17/2018

Reduced line operating hours by approx. 25% due to vibration-free stopping and high-speed operation Improvements achieved by electric linear actuators

Submitted on Tue, 04/17/2018

Changing the speed during movement to reduce the cycle time by 20%. Cardboard boxes containing CDs travel on a conveyor. There are five different types of cardboard boxes, and each type contains different CDs. Boxes are sorted by type and transferred onto five product conveyors.

Submitted on Mon, 04/16/2018
Easy Automation Concept Vol.4 - Deburring Systems

This system removes burrs around holes drilled in a pulley*1. Eight locations are deburred. The deburring brush attached to the motorized spindle*2 is used to remove the burrs along the edge of holes.

Submitted on Wed, 04/04/2018

As an interactive communication platform for the manufacturing industry ActiveCockpit processes and visualizes production data in real time.

Submitted on Wed, 04/04/2018

Cut through the buzzwords and hype around Industry 4.0 and Connected Industry. Find out the practical ways in which connectivity between machines and systems, people and devices can make your operations run smoother.

Submitted on Wed, 03/07/2018

An OMRON Adept Quattro Robot and an OMRON Adept Cobra s800 inverted robot in an in-house demonstration using dual conveyor tracking and vision.

Submitted on Wed, 11/22/2017

STOBER, a recognized leader in reliable engineering and uncompromised support. Their gearboxes for motion control and power transmission applications are built on German engineering and are specified, assembled, painted and shipped right here in Kentucky. But the true mark of reliability is proven over time.

Submitted on Fri, 11/03/2017

Part feeding can be a complex challenge. It's especially costly and time consuming when you need to change parts often. Not anymore!

Submitted on Fri, 11/03/2017

In this video, Omron demonstrates its ongoing focus on innovative packaging solutions that advance manufacturing and productivity through integration of robots with sensing, control, motion and safety capabilities.

Submitted on Fri, 11/03/2017

The Omron PackXpert Solution brings together Omron’s complete line of robotic automation products into a single, fully integrated packaging system.

Submitted on Fri, 11/03/2017

If you are involved in manufacturing or packaging, you know that implementing and maintaining a robotic automation solution is no small task.

Submitted on Tue, 08/01/2017

Advantech 21.5" Full HD TFT LED LCD Industrial Multi-Touch Stainless Steel Panel PC meets the IP69K test for food & beverage industry.

Submitted on Thu, 06/01/2017

Omron's IPC Machine Controller combines proven machine automation with the freedom to use PC technology: working together but independently.

Submitted on Wed, 05/31/2017

Introducing the CT4 Cartesian Robot, a high speed cartesian pick and place unit intergrated with a vision system so that it can pick up parts out of a random work area and place them down into an array.

Submitted on Fri, 05/26/2017

The Omron LD Mobile Robot is a self navigating Autonomous Intelligent Vehicle (AIV) designed for dynamically moving material in challenging environments.

Submitted on Fri, 05/26/2017

Omron's Adept Lynx is self navigating Autonomous Intelligent Vehicle (AIV) designed for dynamically moving material in challenging environments that may include confined passageways as well as dynamic and peopled locations.

Submitted on Fri, 03/24/2017

An invert mounted Adept Viper 6-axis robot in a pick-and-place demo, using vision guidance and conveyor tracking.

Submitted on Fri, 03/24/2017

Adept Cobra SCARA robots assembling small consumer brushes

Submitted on Fri, 03/24/2017

High Speed Adept Quattro Robots Used in chocolate manufacturing at a production facility in Japan. This video demonstrates the unmatched speed of the Adept Quattro robot and technical achievements in robot system performance.

Submitted on Wed, 03/15/2017

Introducing Advantech's WISE-4012E. Advantech's new generation of remote I/O & sensing devices bring an IT oriented spirit to the market.

Submitted on Tue, 01/31/2017

1S is a servo system designed to optimize the full cycle, through the machine design, installation and commissioning tasks and finally to the maintenance once in production.

Submitted on Thu, 01/12/2017

This is the current inter-conveyor transfer process for a relay manufacturing line.

Submitted on Thu, 01/12/2017

This process is where soy milk and brine are mixed in the tofu manufacturing line.

Submitted on Thu, 12/01/2016

The Hornet 565 is a parallel robot (also called delta robot) for high-speed picking and packaging applications.

Submitted on Thu, 12/01/2016

The use of robots in packaging applications continues to grow. Omron Adept is proud to introduce their latest high-speed packaging robot to the market, the Hornet 565.

Submitted on Mon, 11/14/2016

This video shows how to integrate EKI-5500 switch into a PROFINET environment.

Submitted on Mon, 11/14/2016

Advantech entry-level managed switch products support media redundancy protocols including EtherNet/IP real time standard.

Submitted on Fri, 07/01/2016

Seamlessly integrated into our ball rail and roller rail systems, Bosch Rexroth's IMS-A integrated measuring system minimizes ramp-up time with instant position recognition, while offering ultra-precise linear positioning right from the start.

Submitted on Wed, 06/22/2016

Flexible and efficient, VarioFlow plus serves as the best solution for high volume conveyor challenges. Along with more layout and design potential, the unique plastic chain conveyor reduces production floor noise to a minimum and can be expanded or adapted whenever required.

Submitted on Wed, 02/10/2016

In this video, Chris Sullivan talks about the delicate blend between Automation and the Human Factor to ensure safety measures. Each factor is just as important as the other.

Submitted on Fri, 08/14/2015

For 40 years Valin has been a resource to our customers providing the knowledge and expertise to help make your process more efficient and more profitable. We have the skills and knowledge to assess your company and manufacturing processes, before coming up with expert solutions to your downtime issues.

Submitted on Fri, 06/26/2015

Brian Sullivan, Director of Sales, Technology at Valin Corporation, discusses the importance of repeatability,  reliability, consistency, and accuracy.

Submitted on Wed, 06/17/2015

Patrick Bartell, Vice President of Sales, Oil and Gas at Valin Corporation, discusses the benefits of updating legacy systems.

Submitted on Mon, 01/26/2015
schmalz demo

Schmalz is one of the world’s leading suppliers in automation technology, handling technology and clamping technology. This video demonstrates Schmalz Jumbo Ergo, Jumbo Sprint and Jumbo Flex products.

Submitted on Mon, 10/01/2012

Inventek Engineering presents The Fully Automatic Flexible Bottling System.

Submitted on Fri, 06/01/2012

Valin designs and manufactures modular aluminum framing systems for a variety of applications.