Hose Assembly & Test Machine 

Hose Assy and Test Machine Case Study Image

The SDC team developed a comprehensive assembly and test machine with five process stations. Fed by the customer’s extruder line

Specialty Box Spotting Machines

Project Scope: Specialty Box Spotting Machines  A manufacturer of paperboard boxes and long-term customer of SDC needed additional machines to perform a box-spotting assembly process. The system performs shaping, folding and forming of specialty boxes to hold jewelry and gift lighters. Mitsubishi SCARA robot Mitsubishi PLC/HMI control system Cognex In-Sight 7000 series camera Cognex Vision […]

Lens Casting Production Cell

The SDC team designed and built a casting production cell. To accommodate needed components, our team mounted a FANUC six-axis robot to the ceiling.

3D Bin Picking System

3D Bin Picking Case Study 2

A 3D bin picking system was created using a loading system with a custom three-axis servo-driven cartesian robot. Tooled with magnetic grippers, the system picks parts off a cart and places them onto a belt conveyor.

Automated Conduit Clamp Assembly

Conduit Clamp Automation

An assembly work cell consisting of one central automated assembly machine was created to optimize the manufacturing process and increase quality with production.

Precision Wire Insertion Machine

Precision Wire Insertion Machine 1

This machine uses camera-based vision systems to locate the end of the wire and the position of the holes in the housing, then a robot uses offset coordinates based on vision results to make a precision move to insert the wires.

SDC Glass Panel Testing Machine


SDC designed and built a testing system that can hold bulk quantities of 3” x 3” glass panels and automatically process them to measure…

Medical Port Device Assembly


While the parts were being designed, SDC worked with the product designers and the individual component manufacturers to ensure that the final parts could be assembled and packaged.