In 2012, a robot named Baxter fundamentally changed the nature of manufacturing automation. The long-standing idea of robots as caged, complicated and inflexible gave way to a new era of collaboration between workers and machines. The time has come to change that paradigm again.
Introducing Sawyer – the high performance collaborative robot for machine tending, circuit board testing and other precise tasks that are impractical to automate with industrial robots. It’s the latest smart, collaborative robot in the Rethink family – and it’s here to change what’s possible for manufacturers everywhere. Again.