On November 18, 2009 – TOSY has sent TOPIO 3.0 and its latest models of industrial robots to the International Robot Exhibition (IREX 2009) - The world's largest robot exhibition. IREX is held from November 25 to November 28, 2009, at the international exhibition center, Tokyo Big Sight, Japan.
TOSY is participating in IREX for the 2nd time with a display booth of 300m2 - one of the four largest booths among the approximately 300 companies and organizations exhibiting.
The industrial robots include two Arm Robots (with 6 degrees of freedom), which are multipurpose machines intended to replace human workers in functions such as: welding, painting, assembly, packing, moving materials and loading pallets etc,… In addition, one Scara Robot (with 4 degrees of freedom) and one Parallel Robot (with 3 degrees of freedom) are high speed robots specially designed to pick up objects from fast-moving conveyor belts.
TOSY at IREX 2009
As in past international exhibitions TOSY’s high-tech ambassador in IREX 2009 will be TOPIO. TOPIO has now successfully developed into version 3.0, taking on even more human-like qualities. TOPIO 3.0 has 39 degrees of freedom, stands 1.88 m tall and weighs 120 kg.
At IREX 2009 TOSY will also display many of its successful toy products, including: TOPIO Tiny, TOSY BALL and TOSY UFO. In particular, the latest version of TOSY UFO Returning is stronger than ever and boasts many new features. TOSY UFO Returning 2.0 is enjoying international success and fully satisfies the stringent standards of the toy markets of Japan, America, EU and Australia.