The Essential Plus Kit supplies the hardware needed to run Forge/OS, ready to plug into an OEM robot controller.
- First-Time Automators
- Fastest Deployment Time
- Plug-and-Play Automation
The Essential Kit for deploying with Forge/OS 5 Includes A READY Touch Pendant and a Forge/OS 5 perpetual runtime license.
- Experienced Automators
- Machine Builders
Where to buy Forge
We sell Through & With Partners. We have a growing network of stocking distributors, value added distributors and certified system integrators that can sell, install and program your automation solution powered by Forge/OS, based on your location and application.
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View our hundreds of reference designs compatible with Forge/OS. Our reference designs range from complete automation workcells designs to hardware like grippers and sensors. Reference designs are often a great resource to start your automation journey.
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Rapidly upskill your operators
Intuitive UIs make upskilling feasible in days, which makes operators feel included in the automation process
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Program once, deploy anywhere
Robot-agnostic Forge/OS means total flexibility with no switching costs between brands
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|One Year of Software Updates|
|Task Optimization & Best Practices|
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|Phone / Email Support for General Troubleshooting|
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|Eligible for Hourly READY Onsite Professional Services Including: Training, Service and Installation|
|Includes One Day of Onsite Professional Services|
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does it take to set Forge/OS up on my robot?
Forge/OS usually takes 1-3 hours to integrate with all supported robots.
What robots does Forge/OS support?
Forge/OS currently supports 6-axis robots from Kawasaki, Fanuc, ABB, Yaskawa Motoman, Staubli, Epson, Universal Robots and others currently under development.
Can I back up my data on Forge/OS?
Forge/OS supports backing up, Import, Export and external storage of task and process data.
Can Forge/OS augment and integrate into the overall cell control?
Forge/OS is the control center of the cell, so you shouldn’t need an external PLC or Command Center calling and executing programs. But it can be integrated with existing PLCs, HMIs, and other devices as needed, through supported Fieldbus protocols.
Does READY Robotics offer support plans for Forge/OS?
READY has 4 support plans: basic, production, premier and premier plus. Each one has different levels of support but each one includes 1 year of software updates.