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Building stable robot bases

A guide for calculations

Whether choosing a preconfigured solution or designing your own robot base, a robot’s mechanical connection always needs to be checked for stability. Find out in this free guide what that actually means and how to carry out the relevant calculations.

Practical example calculation

This guide uses a preconfigured item solution to illustrate how the stability of a robot base can be calculated.

Find out, among other things, ...

  • Why it is always essential to check stability.
  • How to calculate reaction forces.
  • How a construction can be optimised in terms of footprint.

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Building stable robot bases – a guide for calculations