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IAI opened a new showroom at its European headquarters near Frankfurt. Customers will be able to see and test all of IAI's electrical automation solutions there.

For program controllers, a new English SEL software version ( V14.01.03.00) and a new simulation software for IXA SCARA robots (V2.4.0.0) are available for download. They are compatible with the SCARA robots IXA-4NHN10040/12040 and with XSEL-RA/SA with CC-Link IE.

New RCM software version (V13.04.00.00) for position controller is now available for download. Thus the Offboard Tuning function is now also available for the wide slider types with servo motor (RCS4-WSA type).

You can now quickly and easily calculate the cycle time of an actuator yourself. On ➥ Cycle Time Calculation you can download calculators for various electric cylinders.

New software versions for position controller (RCM) and program controller (SEL) are now available for download.

In November 2019, another milestone was reached: IAI Industrial Robots has sold more than 3 million electric axes worldwide.

Production that is as economical as possible thanks to more efficient drive technology is increasingly becoming one of the decisive competitive factors for many companies.

New fully-programmable electrical grippers: a two-point lifting magnet gripper for small part assembly and a long-stroke gripper for large workpieces.

New product generation of servo presses (electrically powered spindle presses) for automated machine assembly work.

The trend towards an ever-greater significance of electric actuators continues apace. IAI launched an all-new series of electrical actuators for easy entry and/or conversion to this pneumatic-free emerging technology.