Macron completed delivery and installation of an automated optical inspection gantry system to a large U.S. manufacturer of thin film solar panels. Macron engineers were required to incorporate an overhead transport system for moving the solar panels during the inspection process. The application also called for the Macron gantry system to include an integrated machine frame and protective panels.
The new patent pending Macron CLAWS vertical arrest system alleviates one of your main concerns about belt driven actuators used in vertical motion applications: What if the belt breaks? Macron actuators are robust and constructed of durable materials, however there is potential for a belt to fail due to a variety of conditions including misuse, overloading, shock loading, crashes, jams, over torque from drive system, or contamination.
Macron Dynamics has been featured in a success story on export.gov and recently hosted a facility tour by the Director General of U.S. Commercial Services, a division of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Since being honored with an Export Achievement Certificate at the Trade Winds Forum and Business Development Conference in Mexico City, Mexico last spring, Macron has continued to find success in the distribution of their products to international markets.
Macron Dynamics announced today that Chris Robinson has been hired as director of engineering. Chris will be primarily responsible for leading product development and design, quality and ISO compliance, and product data management activities at Macron.
Macron announced that a MacSTANDARD line of screw driven actuators will be introduced this summer. The MacSTANDARD line of products is designed to provide an 'off-the-shelf' solution suitable for industrial linear motion, robotics, and automation applications.
Macron Dynamics has, over the years, found unique ways to generate exposure through marketing. A customer video contest and guest appearances on a DS SolidWorks online video blog earlier this year are prime examples. The latest place you can find the Macron logo, however, might be more difficult to see - unless you have a high speed camera.
Macron Dynamics Inc. was recently honored at the Trade Winds Forum and Business Development Conference in Mexico City, Mexico with an Export Achievement Certificate. The award was presented by the U.S. Commercial Services of the U.S. Department of Commerce in recognition of Macron’s successful distribution of their products to international markets.
Macron Dynamics Inc. has announced the development of a product line featuring scalable, cost effective, single belt driven robotic gantries suitable for pick and place applications. “Macron has introduced a line of belt driven X/Z gantry systems with fixed motor mounting,” says Steve Evers, director of business development. “These gantry systems are perfect for pick and place processes requiring automated transfer of products from feed conveyors to final package assemblies,” he says.
Macron Dynamics today announced that employee Steve Evers will be promoted to Director of Business Development and Chief Customer Advocate effective immediately. Evers is filling the position previously occupied by Joe Baird. Replacing Baird as Director of Business Development, Steve Evers has a 20 year track record of solution-based sales experience. In the position, Steve will serve as Macron’s guide for all distributors and manufacturers representatives engaged in selling Macron Dynamics products.
Macron Dynamics Inc., a manufacturer of linear actuators, linear motion components, and custom automation systems offers a full line of customizable, aluminum machine frames for safety guarding and automation applications. Macron’s MacFRAME line of aluminum extrusions and hardware allows for customized, configurable framing architecture to support any of Macron’s linear actuators and belt drives.