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Guide: The Guide To Creatively Lift & Rotate Products in your Assembly Automation System

on Monday, September 20, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Educational Resources
In this ebook, we explore how to think differently about automated product rotation by applying lift and drop applications directly to conveyors.      Learn to combat: Inefficient throughput, Prohibitive costs, Herky jerky motion, and Overly complicated customizations Don't ditch product rotation or overpay for complex solutions. Learn how to address the big problems with automated rotation simply. Download the ebook now.
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Precise Vertical Conveying Movement for Wide Products

on Friday, September 17, 2021 By | Ryan Beerley | 0 Comments |
An efficient network of conveyor systems is essential to meeting the demands of the market and bringing your business to new heights. Getting products from point A to point B on the factory floor sounds easy, but that is not always the case when conveying wide products.
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NCC Automated Systems Accelerates Growth Potential Through Acquisition by ATS Automation

on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Announcement
NCC Automated Systems (“NCC” or the “Company”), an established provider of turnkey automation solutions and manufacturer of high precision pallet handling and sanitary conveyance products, announced today that it has been acquired by ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX:ATA) (“ATS”), an industry-leading automation solutions provider to many of the world’s most successful companies.
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Illustrating the Solution to Product Damage on a Conveyor

on Thursday, August 19, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 2 Comments | Conveyor System Designs Flexible Conveyor Solutions
If you are like many engineers, you’ve probably been wondering - why doesn’t my current conveyor prevent product damage? Shouldn’t that be one of the primary functions of a conveyor?
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Guide: How To Reduce Time Spent Designing and Updating Your Conveyor Project

on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Educational Resources
In this ebook, we share how to combat surprises in your design change management process more easily, efficiently, and precisely. Combine steps and maximize the time you spend designing your project, and minimize time spent on changes and updates to your designs.     Have you ever wanted to: Get the pricing, part numbers, and conveyor design changes done yourself and on your own time, without involving a sales rep? Use CAD models that have pre-configured SOLIDWORKS mates - and make changes to them in-context? Create a unique conveyor solution that's exactly right for you or your client, and doesn't cost more? You don’t have time to waste. Download this practical guide  and find out how today.
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Material Handling Conveyor Solutions for Aerospace Parts

on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 By | Trevor Price | 1 Comment | Conveyor System Designs Wide Products Direct Product Handling
Sometimes working with wider products that are common in the aerospace industry, application engineers may need to get creative with a conveying system design that fits within the floor layout and various constraints. Additionally, material handling systems that convey aerospace products have other special considerations. They require smooth starts and dampened stops – and of course requirements to transfer and present products at different stations for efficient assembly operations.
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Michelle Brennan: Comparing Glide-Line to a Conveyor, She is the Motor

on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 By | Craig Newberry | 0 Comments | Employee Spotlight
It’s time to celebrate Michelle Brennan, she is a Customer Service Representative. She has been a part of the Glide-Line family for just shy of 8 years. When Michelle started with the company, Glide-Line was in its infancy. Over the years she has seen the evolution of growth and is excited to be a part of what is to come in the future. 
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Introducing the Roller Chain Conveyor with Dynamic Control from Glide-Line

on Friday, July 23, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Conveyor System Designs Flexible Conveyor Solutions
Glide-Line’s completely configurable roller chain conveyor is the first of its kind, offering precise and dynamic control over the physics of the pallet carrying rollers.  
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Investment Comparison – Evaluating Conveyor Solutions for Elongated Building Products

When you work with wider or elongated building products, keeping your manufacturing line humming is heavily dependent on your conveying solution – quite literally. Wider and elongated products need to integrate seamlessly so you can prevent product damage.
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Cost-Effective Alternatives to Roller Conveyors for Wide Products

on Thursday, July 8, 2021 By | Phil Shaheen | 0 Comments | Conveyor System Designs Wide Products Direct Product Handling
In situations where application engineers have an opportunity to design a new conveying system (and where there is a need for handling wide products), there is a cost-effective alternative to the industry standard roller conveyor available. Glide-Line’s multi-strand timing belt and multi-strand roller chain conveyors are an economical solution compared to traditional roller conveyors, especially when you’re manufacturing wide products.
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Glide-Line offers the most versatile multi-strand panel and pallet-handling solution available for the assembly automation industry.

We solve problems that other conveyor systems manufacturers won’t. We developed Glide-Line from the ground up with a few key, driving factors in mind. First, our conveyors had to be robust and reliable. Second, they would be simple – easy to maintain and service. Finally, we insisted on flexible configurability, creating an efficient, hassle-free customer experience. We’ve built the most versatile multi-strand panel and pallet-handling solution available for the assembly automation industry.

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