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A system for controlling manufacturing systems having workstations and tools using a Limis system to operate the controllers for the tools. Limis systems use an active transceiver (AT) and one or more passive transceivers (PT). The PT's are attached to the moving parts of the tools, the raw materials, work pieces and other tools. The Pt's communicate with the AT's by coded EMR, light and sound transmission.

Title
Manufacturing monitoring and control systems
Application Number
487284
Publication Number
4827395
Application Date
April 6, 1987
Publication Date
May 2, 1989
Inventor
Douglas A White
Aurora
CO, US
Joseph C Herring
Denver
CO, US
Frank W Anders
Greeley
CO, US
Agent
Joseph C Herring
Assignee
Intelli Tech Corporation
CO, US
IPC
H04Q 9/00
G06F 15/46
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