FlexibleCUBE is a new standardized welding cell from Kuka Systems. The company says this compact cell for automated welding tasks has been designed on a modular principle with numerous confi guration options. Kuka has focused on coordinating the cell with other components from its product range such as positioning units and standard arc welding packages. A number of automation options are available such as an automatic torch cleaner or automatic TCP checking device. The company claims the system can be easily integrated into existing operations and expanded as required. Several variants of the compact cell have been created to cater for the different requirements in automatic manufacturing processes.