How do you make sure that a product can handle the wear and tear of an expected life cycle and that all safety and quality standards are met?
You test it. Over and over again.
Nothing is more repetitive than product testing – lending itself to one of the “3D jobs” that robots excel at: dirty, dangerous… and dull.
Increasingly, collaborative robots – or cobots – are now being used for product testing. This type of automation is maximizing the testing environment, improving employee productivity and happiness, benefiting the bottom line while allowing companies to bring products to market much faster than ever before. [Read more…] about Product testing: There’s a collaborative industrial robot for that