Universal Robots Launches UR3 - World's Most Lightweight Tabletop Robot

Press release - Singapore - Mar 18, 2015:

Universal Robots (UR), a global developer and manufacturer of flexible and user-friendly industrial robots, today announced the launch of their new UR3 robot, the latest state-of-the-art offering from their market leading range of collaborative robots.

The UR3, which went through a three-year development phase, is an affordable tabletop robot that has a payload of 3kg and weighs a mere 11kg. It allows for 360-degree rotation on all wrist joints and infinite rotation on the end joint.

According to Enrico Krog Iversen, CEO, Universal Robots, the UR3 robot is useful to serve as the second member of a two-man team or as a standalone operator

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  • Painting
  • Screwing
  • Soldering
  • Pick and place
  • Laboratory work
  • Fume hood tasks
  • Operating hand tools