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    Tesla receives massive shipment of robots for Model 3 production line – first pictures

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    Less than 3 months away from the planned start of Model 3 production, Tesla has received a massive order of robots for its production line. Hundreds of Kuka robots arrived at Tesla’s Fremont factory and are now being installed.

    Pictures of the robots inside the factory give us a rare glimpse at what Elon Musk has been describing as an ‘Alien Dreadnought’. more…

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    yay Model ☰ robots!
     
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    Thats a lot of robots.
     
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    What seems to be lost in the discussion is that the programs for those robots are already written.
     
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    Yep.
    An assembly line has a whole lot of generic, identical robots (with specialty tool attachments on the business ends).
    You can test all of your programs on just a handful of robots to debug the programming.
     
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