An Industrial Robot That Ties Ribbons Into Bows #Robotics #MakeRobotFriend
This seems like a little overkill use of a robotic arm. Fun video from a couple years ago picked up by core77:
Ohio-based candy company Esther Price sells boxes of chocolates with a red ribbon tied around them. Those ribbons have traditionally been tied by “long-tenured seasonal workers” who can do three to four boxes a minute, according to Packaging World. That’s an acceptable pace, but performing the repetitive task all day long can lead to carpal tunnel syndrome, according to the company.
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