The Flexx Reference is a robotic software/hardware 6-degree offset tool that makes any Universal Robot flexible
Eliminate the need to tirelessly update robot waypoints/moves any time your robotic work cell shifts. The intuitive interface and easy locking mechanism allows any operator to conduct a robot redeployment.
Flexx Reference can help you…
focus on new
Single cobot automates multiple tasks
AIM Processing – How they did it
Cobot redeployment in a few clicks
Port Erie Case Study
Read how the Flexx Reference shaped how Port Erie Plastics utilizes their automation. Port Erie’s Plastics, an injection molding company located in Northwest Pennsylvania …
AIM Case Study
AIM Processing, a custom plastic injection molding company located in Longmont, Colorado, specializes in small plastic parts. Over the past 25 years they have grown into the …
How It Works
1. Set Your Flexx Feature
To set your first Flexx Feature (reference point) simply Free-Drive the UR into the Flexx Lockout Assembly (6-degree mechanical mating system).
2. Capture the Coordinates
While in the Flexx Lockout, capture the coordinates with the click of a button in the Flexx Reference URCap Plugin. The Flexx Feature is automatically populated in the Flexx Reference Node, which is inserted into your program.
3. Update the Program
Program the robot as normal then click update program and all of your waypoints and moves will be converted relative to the captured Flexx Feature. The Flexx Feature is forever remembered in space and in your program.
4. Recapture the Flexx Features
The user is now allowed the flexibility to move the r obot or work station without the need of reprogramming or docking stations, simply re-capture the Flexx Feature and start the program.
Flexx Reference is great for…
transitioning between automated & manual processes
on your workcells
Use 3 Flexx Features to create a Flexx Plane with 3x increased accuracy
Combine cobot redeployment benefits with the arm tool innovation of Millibar
Standard: ±1mm / High Accuracy: ±0.1-0.5mm
UR E-Series Robots
3rd Party End Effector Compatibility
All UR+ End Effectors and others
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