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  • Offer Profile
  • Adept has consistently led the industry in the development of innovative and powerful products for manufacturing and factory automation. We pioneered direct-drive robots, flexible feeding, database-driven applications software, integrated vision and conveyor tracking, digital servo control networks, and other products and technologies critical to the flexible automation industry.

    Our industrial robot line includes SCARA robots, six-axis (articulated) robots, and linear modules, designed for a wide variety of applications and manufacturing environments.
Product Portfolio
  • Industrial Robots (SCARA, Six-Axis, Parallel, Linear Modules)

  • For 30 years, Adept has been an industry leader in the development of innovative and powerful industrial robots for high-speed, precision manufacturing, packaging, and factory automation. Adept's industrial robot innovations continue with its expansive line of Cobra SCARA robots, Viper six-axis (articulated) robots, Quattro parallel robots, and Python linear modules (Cartesian robots).

      • In 1984, Adept introduced the world's first direct-drive SCARA robot. Adept's SCARA robot innovations continue today with the Cobra i-series and s-series SCARA robots. With sizes from 350mm to 850mm, table-top and inverted configurations, and vision guidance options, Adept has a SCARA robot that will meet your most demanding manufacturing and packaging challenges.

      • The Adept Quattro parallel robot is the continuation of Adept’s market-leading position in high-speed manufacturing, packaging and assembly robots. The Quattro boasts a four-arm "parallel" design that is specifically engineered for high-speed manufacturing, packaging and assembly applications.

      • Adept Viper six-axis robots continue Adept's tradition of proven performance and precision. The Adept Viper articulated (6-axis) robots are Adept's latest offering in a six-axis robot configuration. The Adept Viper six-axis robot family is a high-performance line of articulated (6-axis) robots designed specifically for assembly applications.

      • Adept Python linear modules are engineered for assembly and material-handling applications. Their unique design features make them the most robust linear modules for gantry or cantilever configurations. With multiple linear module types and lengths to choose from, Adept Python linear modules provide you with the right configuration for your specific application.
    • Robot and Motion Controls

    • With over 30,000 systems installed, Adept sets the standard for industrial robot and motion control. From simple single-robot to sophisticated multi-robot with vision-guidance control applications, our robot and motion controls provide the extensive functionality and superior motion-control performance that enable seamless integration and unmatched reliability. Adept's portfolio of motion controllers is lead by the Adept SmartController CX, an ultra-compact and powerful robot controller.

        • Adept robot controls are designed as a distributed control system, which leverages our SmartServo architecture. This distributed robot-control design provides significant savings in panel space required for the controls system, cabling required for multi-axis mechanisms, and implementation costs.

        • Adept is the industry leader in motion control. Our motion control technology can be used as an addition to an existing robot or as a stand-alone system. The distributed control architecture designed into all Adept motion control products make them ideal for the broadest range of automation applications.
        • PENDANTS

        • The Adept T2 + T20 Pendants provide an ergonomic and durable package with which users can manually teach the robot system.
      • Vision Guidance and Inspection

      • Adept has consistently led the industry in the development of innovative and powerful products for vision guidance and vision-based inspection. Adept pioneered vision-guidance capabilities for robots over 30 years ago, and the company remains the performance leader today. Our state-of-the-art vision systems provide seamless integration of vision with motion control to create the most robust, scalable, and flexible automation systems available.

          • Adept vision-guidance systems allow you to easily add out-of-the box vision capabilities to your automation workcells. Our vision guidance solutions will help you deal with smaller parts and tighter tolerances, and improve product quality, without the need for complex programming or additional development tools.

          • Adept vision inspection systems provide a self-contained, powerful vision solution for your product-inspection applications. Our vision inspection software provides an easy-to-use graphical interface, which supports quick program development and deployment, to help you improve your product quality and throughput.
        • Industrial Automation Software (for the PC, Controller and PLC)

        • 30 years ago, Adept established itself as the technology leader in the robotics industry with the invention of V+, a perfectly-adapted programming language that quickly became the industry standard for motion-control software. Our latest powerful software solutions for the PC, controller, and PLC, focus on an open architecture and standards-based tools that facilitate efficient and robust application development.
            • PC SOFTWARE

            • Adept PC-based software provides additional access and programming possibilities.
              From simple controller-interface programs to full development environments, such as Adept ACE, our PC software enhances the usability of Adept products.

            • Adept controller software sets the standard for motion control.
              This industry-proven software will solve your toughest application challenges, from simple pick-place to vision-guided conveyor tracking.
            • PLC SOFTWARE

            • Adept PLC software allows you to seamlessly control Adept robots through your PLC network.
              The familiar programming environment of the PLC, combined with its attractive price, makes this one of the most affordable and easy-to-integrate control solutions in the industry.
          • Application Products (Packaging Automation Cells, and Flexible and Intelligent Part Feeders)

          • Adept's application products compliment your existing workcell and factory automation applications. Our new packaging automation cell provides a prefabricated platform for primary packaging applications. Our flexible feeders and intelligent feeders provide your application with the ability to handle a wide array of parts that no conventional part feeder can match. Both products incorporate best-in-class products, deliver faster integration and make part changeovers quick and easy.
              • AnyFeeder™

              • The Adept AnyFeeder™ provides an economical alternative to well-known, conventional part-feeding techniques. When combined with an Adept robot and Adept vision guidance, the Adept AnyFeeder provides flexible part-feeding that exceeds the capability of hard-tooled bowl feeders. Its flexibility in feeding small parts of various size, shape and material allow for fast line changeover and significantly reduced tooling costs, to give you a crucial competitive advantage.
              • Adept FlexiBowl

              • The Adept FlexiBowl is an innovative feed solution for use with any Adept robot and vision system. The feeder is designed to handle a wide array of loose small parts including parts of different shapes and materials. The feeder is capable of carefully and quickly feeding parts that are tangled or made of different materials such as rubber or silicone or parts that are fragile, cylindrical or even oiled. Utilizing a direct-drive motor, the Adept FlexiBowl operates reliably and quietly and is extremely easy to operate. Its circular band tracking permits the removal of parts during movement delivering higher throughput and its unique design delivers a more flexible and efficient alternative to traditional vibration feeders. The Adept FlexiBowl is available in a 350 mm and 500 mm diameter models.
            • Adept Mobile Products (Motivity Core, Mobile Platforms, and Mobile Software)

            • Adept Mobile products provide the logistical productivity and intelligence currently unrealized through conventional conveyance, transport, and AGV systems. Robots powered by Motivity are people aware and work in existing facilities with minimal to no retrofits. Companies utilizing Motivity experience lower total cost of ownership and significant improvements in the areas of productivity, intelligence, and system start-up.

                • Adept Enterprise Manager is a fleet management system used to optimize the operation of up to 100 Adept mobile robots per instance. It provides job allocation to designate requests across a fleet within a work environment, traffic control for vehicle routing and system optimization and systems networking for interfacing with external systems.
                • ADEPT MOBILE PLATFORMS

                • Adept Mobile Platforms combine a high payload Autonomous Indoor Vehicle (AIV) with onboard computer, Motivity controller, and software for automatic map generation and guidance. Within a defined workspace, the platforms know exactly where they are in reference to that area, and can navigate autonomously and safely through any accessible space.

                • Adept Mobile Transporters safely and easily deliver goods and materials within dynamic environments. They reduce manual transport tasks, shorten turnaround time, and increases operational efficiency by re-applying expensive labor from moving goods to higher-value tasks.
                • ADEPT MOBILE SOFTWARE

                • Adept Mobile Software products are PC-based software tools for managing an entire system of mobile robot applications. The software acts as an eye for the mobile robot to create maps capturing all its natural features, display actual navigation on the map with location-tracking, and communicate with the base station wirelessly.
                • ADEPT MOBILE OPTIONS

                • Adept Mobile Options provide additional capability to both the Lynx platform and Lynx transporters. The options include color human machine interface, call buttons and improved localization of the vehicle.
              • SoftPIC™ Gripping and Grasping with Dexterity and Control

              • Adept SoftPIC ™ grippers and graspers are especially designed for primary and secondary food packaging. They are made to gently handle randomly presented, non-ridged, wet and irregularly-shaped food products – previously possible only with manual handling.

                Adept selects the ideal SoftPIC grippers or graspers specifically for each customer’s range of products.
                    • GRIPPERS

                    • The SoftPIC grippers are designed specifically for primary packaging of raw protein and fruits and vegetables, and when combined with Adept’s industry-leading vision guidance and conveyortracking enable a variety of products to be packaged on the same line.