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Computer Controlled Robot Assembly

Major collection: Science & Technology
Object type: film: 16mm
Maker: Materials: unknown

"A robot from the MIT CSAIL laboratory 1975 programmed to assemble a radial bearing. An automated cart moves to a position to deliver parts to the arm. The arm is able to find the part it needs from the various parts. Then, the cart moves to a position that makes the project within the reach of the arm. The arm, then, screws in the part that it is holding, to a predetermined amount of torque stress." Project Number: N00014-70-A-0362-0005


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