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AMS Explains Sensors in Automation

Sensors in Automation

By AMS Machines / January 13, 2022

Sensors in automation are extremely important to the reliability and accuracy of machines for all uses like ultrasonic plastic welding, automotive automation and many more functions. According to Automation Design Hacks, when choosing sensors for detection and measurement, everyone involved in the decision process should understand the capabilities and limitations of the sensors being utilized.…

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Ultrasonic Welding Machine Case Study

Case Study: Quick Turn Ultrasonic Welding Machine

By AMS Machines / December 21, 2021

Challenge A global tier 2 supplier of automotive interior parts needed a plastic joining system to assemble an interior plastic console piece in a really fast turnaround time. Due to stringent time frames with the new model launch they were supporting, the customer needed a reliable solution delivered in time to hit their deadline. The…

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Automated Robotic Systems for Screwdriving

Benefits of Automated Robotic Systems for Screwdriving

By AMS Machines / December 16, 2021

Automated robotic systems for screwdriving and nut running offer manufacturers a great solution to alleviate repetitive, non-ergonomic tasks from their assembly lines while increasing the quality and consistency of their finished products. In this post we explore current trends in robotic screwdriving technology, and provide insight into cutting-edge models that are able to tackle unique…

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Leak Testing for Medical Devices

Leak Testing Considerations for Medical Devices

By AMS Machines / December 14, 2021

Medical devices are unlike the majority of other mass-produced products. Blood filters, catheters, syringes, ventilator tubes and other devices must meet strict FDA criteria to be put into market and sold. These medical devices require much more stringent assembly practices than automotive, plastic or consumer products due to their critical nature.They must be properly and…

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AMS Ultrasonic Welding Machine Data Security

The Importance of Ultrasonic Welding Machine Data Security

By AMS Machines / December 7, 2021

Integrating a cybersecurity plan into your manufacturing business is essential to the safety of regulatory data and maintaining consumer confidence in your product and its quality. An article from Machine Design describes the importance of ultrasonic welding machine data security.  Identifying Your Weakest Links The first step to beefing up your cybersecurity is identifying the…

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Manufacturing Cycle Time Analysis to Guide Automation Designs

Manufacturing Cycle Time Analysis to Guide Automation Designs

By AMS Machines / November 30, 2021

In a design advice article posted on Automation Design Hacks, the author outlines an approach to manufacturing cycle time analysis to guide automation design decisions. It starts with thinking about how to use remaining time efficiently versus simply thinking about how long a product takes to build. This approach is eye-opening, but before we get…

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AMS Automation 101 Automated Ultrasonic Welding

Automation 101: Automated Ultrasonic Welding

By AMS Machines / November 2, 2021

Where a strong bond is needed between separate thermoplastic parts in a manufactured product, automated ultrasonic welding is almost always the best joining method to use. With no waste or high energy demands, ultrasonic welding fuses parts together by generating enough friction that the parts essentially melt together.   Products in nearly any market – from…

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Problems Manufacturing Automation Solves

Help on the Way: 3 Urgent Problems Manufacturing Automation Solves

By AMS Machines / October 19, 2021

The ninth largest industry in the country with 5.5 percent of the GDP, manufacturing is one of the core business sectors in the U.S. In the past decade, manufacturing has seen a huge resurgence as it begins to adapt with modern technological advancements, making processes more productive, efficient and reliable. However, with drastic changes, especially…

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Automation Integrator Guide

Assemble Your Team: Download the Automation Partner Checklist

By AMS Machines / October 5, 2021

It’s hard to know where to start when finding the best automation partner. How do you know what to look for? How do you evaluate the competencies of an automation integrator? To simplify the process, we made a one-page checklist with questions to ask and things to consider on your journey to choosing an automation…

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Open Position Independent Sales Representative in Tennessee SEP 2021

Open Position: Independent Sales Representative in Tennessee

By AMS Machines / September 28, 2021

Automated Machine Systems, Inc. (AMS), seeks an Independent Sales Representative in Tennessee. Existing business in the territory will be turned over to the successful candidate. We have extensive experience working successfully with manufacturers’ representatives. We’ll consider shared market development fees for the right rep. You may contact our other reps to learn more about us.…

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