CNC Load and Unload Systems

MESH CNC Load and Unload

Machine Tending for Mills and Lathes

Why MESH – Experience counts. Whether we are creating an engineered solution specific to your needs or supplying one of our ready now machine load/unload systems, the MESH team brings knowledge of machine tools, robotics, fixturing and tooling to each machine tending project. We have interfaced with many makes and models of CNC machines – old and new.

Why Robots – Robots and cobots provide a unique opportunity to automate one machine, several machines and to incorporate gauging, washing, marking and deburring into one productive workcell.  With every touch of the part, the robot adds value to the part and the process.  Consistency, reduced work in process, quality checks of key points early in the process all provide solid value to you.

Leverage MESH’s experience – MESH Automation offers six-axis robot, cobot and gantry style robotic loading solutions for automation of machine tools and has completed a variety of projects. With hundreds of machine load/unload projects completed, MESH brings the upfront analysis skills that are needed to optimize your investment and the commissioning talents required to deliver a working solution that meets or exceeds your ROI expectations.

CNC Machine Load and Unload FAQ

What type of robot is ideal for use in machine tending of machining centers?Is it important for the robot integrator to be knowledgeable of the equipment function?
Cobots, and six axis industrial robots, have all been used for machine tending. Your MESH professional can advise you of the best robot for the task.
Yes, a complete understanding of the equipment function is needed for the best tending application to be designed.
Pre Engineered Robotic Machine Tending Cells
Palletizing Line Controller for Automated Systems by MESH Automation


The MACControl is a highly functional and flexible robot cell controller with standard features and component specifications that rival today’s best industrial control systems.


The MACTend is a professional-grade skid-mounted tending cell designed for material handling and machine tending of small and medium-sized parts.