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Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Vacuum Generator offers generic retrofit in press-shops.

October 5, 2016

Featuring fully decentralized design with compressed air ports at side and vacuum port underneath, piSTAMP Vacuum Generator fits in generic suction cup holders found in standard automotive press shop tooling systems. Ports for compressed air and vacuum are supported by quick-fit push-in connectors of varying diameter. Made of PA66 material, piSTAMP has integrated release mechanism and utilizes... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Decentralized Vacuum Generators target automotive press-shops.

October 4, 2016

Made in lightweight PA66 material, piINLINE®plus Generators are supplied with 1 or 2 MICRO COAX® cartridges for small or large suction cups, respectively. Integrated automatic release function is available in 2 designs: Atmospheric Quick Release, which requires no extra compressed air hose, and Exhaust Block Release. Designed with ports for compressed air and vacuum in-line, supported by... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Vacuum Generator offers IO-Link communication.

July 11, 2016

With split unit design, piCOMPACT®23 enables ejector to be separated from control unit, which is suitable where space is limited. Integrated valve of Blow-off+ feature ensures efficient and energy-saving blow-off and can also be used to float suction cups while positioning them. Intelligent blow-off feature automatically switches off blow-off when vacuum is gone, offering further... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Vacuum Generator features split unit design.

July 8, 2016

As compact, all-in-one, stackable ejector platform, up to 4 piCOMPACT®23 units can share same manifold and pneumatic connections. Integrated valve of Blow-off+ feature ensures efficient and energy-conserving blow-off for accelerated production cycles and can also be used to float suction cups while positioning them or to clean cups in dusty environments. Other features include... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Friction Cups increase oily sheet metal handling safety.

May 10, 2016

Combining polyurethane and rubber properties for optimized elastic memory and press oil resistance, DURAFLEX® friction cups can help increase number of strokes per minute in stamping, cutting, bending, and punching machines. There are 3 BFFT (Bellows Flat Friction Thin) cups that optimize grip on 0.6–0.8 mm thin sheets without risk of denting surface. Also available are 3 DCF (Deep... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Miniature Vacuum Switches suit decentralized systems.

April 8, 2016

Facilitating vacuum sensing in decentralized, ejector-based systems, VS4015/VS4016 (plastic) and VS4118/VS4128 (metal) pre-set digital output vacuum switches offer plug-and-play installation. Push-in or thread connections are available, and T-adapter enables multiple vacuum switches to be connected in series with one common output. Available with male-to-female M12 cable assemblies, metal... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Single Bellows Suction Cups help optimize robot productivity.

December 11, 2015

Combining firm bellows with soft, flexible lips made from specially developed material that features elasticity of rubber and wear resistance of polyurethane, 10–110 mm DURAFLEX® Suction Cups are particularly suitable for uneven and porous surfaces. Material is mark-free and contains no Paint Wetting Impairment Substances. With lower building height than multi-bellows cups, single bellows... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Capacity-Optimized Ejector fits existing format.

December 11, 2015

Available in inline, T-design, or aluminum block versions, Value Line VL206 dimensioned to emulate ejector format present in many existing systems while offering improved performance and energy-efficient operation. Vacuum ejection technology is based on ejector cartridges, and flap valve-free design promotes operational reliability even in dirty and dusty environments. Features include... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Single-Bellows Suction Cup improves stability at elevated speeds.

December 7, 2015

DURAFLEX® dual durometer suction cup (10–110 mm) helps accelerate robot operation and improve productivity. Product remains stable when in motion, which lets users run robots or production lines at increased speeds while maintaining accuracy and precision. Design combines firm bellows with soft, flexible lips made from material that features elasticity of rubber and wear resistance... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Air-Driven Vacuum Pump increases vacuum system uptime.

September 28, 2015

With MTBF of 300 years, piCOMPACT® 23 can be integrated into existing production lines without requiring any modifications and configured to meet individual manufacturing needs. Solution features 8-pin electrical connector, integrated direct operating bullet valves for on/off and blow-off, and external flap valves for clog-free, dust-resistant operation. COAX® multistage vacuum... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Suction Cups and Vacuum Ejectors suit basic applications.

April 9, 2015

Comprising 21 suction cups and 2 small vacuum ejectors, Value Line is suitable for applications where machine speeds and surfaces to be gripped are less challenging. Suction cups, made of TPE-U material for wear resistance, come in flat-concave, bellows, and long bellows shapes with diameters from 0.79–2.95 in. Inline vacuum ejectors can be installed directly on hose very close to... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Vacuum Ejector features dust proof design.

April 6, 2015

Suited for VGS™ 3010 Vacuum Gripper System, COAX® Di16-2 MINI Cartridge performs well in dusty/dirty environments, such as in packaging where corrugated dust is prevalent. Dust and dirt has free path through ejector nozzles, eliminating risk for clogging—even in extreme applications, such as high humidity in combination with dust. Designed without flap valves, 2-stage cartridge provides... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Vacuum Ejector offers 2 product options.

February 23, 2015

Based on energy-efficient COAX® technology, piCOMPACT® manifold-mounted and functional ejector system is available with M8 6-pin connection option. Threaded connection withstands pull force, making it suitable for moving and vibrating applications, such as robotics. Second option is air valve with cleanroom housing for rooms that have requirements such as ISO 14644. Virtually no air... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Vacuum Pump targets small parts pick and place applications.

July 8, 2014

Suitable for small centralized systems as well as semi-decentralized systems, piPUMP™ MICRO Ejector features patented COAX® technology, which is based on multi-stage concept for creating vacuum with compressed air. Installation is simplified with push-in connections and common feed for compressed air, regardless of number of units chosen. Capable of operating at low or fluctuating feed... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Suction Cup Bag Lips offer optimized gripping performance.

June 17, 2014

Available in 6 diameters of 25, 34, 41, 48, 63, and 80 mm, piGRIP® bag lips, known as BGI, are suitable for handling different types of bag materials, including thin bag material, such as plastic film. Internal retainer piece prevents thin bags or films from being drawn into cup, eliminating marks on bag materials. In addition to regular plastic bags for dry food, piGRIP® bag lips provide... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Level Compensators help minimize product damage.

January 25, 2011

Featuring aluminum design, LC Series minimizes risk of product damage when handling sensitive goods with varying height requirements. Units ensure suction cups are gently placed on objects and minimize need for exact cup positioning, making them suited for handling sheets of glass, plastic, and metal as well as wood and other sensitive packages. Available in variety of sizes, stroke lengths, and... Read More

Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage

Suction Cup can be tailored to gripping, lifting, and height requirements.

October 14, 2010

Available with range of independent lips, bellows, and fittings in sizes from 25-77 mm, piGRIP(TM) can be tailored to individual gripping, lifting, and height requirements. Unit accommodates variety of products and operates with number of packaging machines, including robotic arms, rotary cartoners, labeling machines, and carton erectors. Offered in FDA approved materials for food industry,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Oval Suction Cup has fitting that facilitates positioning.

November 20, 2009

Ovular DURAFLEX® suction cup, OF25x70P, is available with male G3/8 in. fitting insert featuring swivel function prior to actual locking sequence. Available for red (PU40) and green (PU60) cups, fitting insert is made of brass and uses rotating function until suction cup is completely locked/tightened. This facilitates exact positioning of suction cup, which is important when used on oblong... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Vacuum Pump has no moving parts or heat generation.

April 1, 2009

With smart design, P6040 pump features COAX® technology that enables low suction in small package and allows for mounting close to point-of-suction. Pump generates flow for blow function at low pressure that protects sensitive products from static charge, while blow air is used for dividing thin sheets of material such as plastic film or paper. Suited for most industrial vacuum applications,... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Vacuum-Handling Cylinder has 30 million cycle rating.

March 5, 2007

Actuated solely by vacuum, Vactivator provides control in graphic and packaging applications such as paper and blanks feeding, carton erecting, and pick-and-place procedures. No positioning units are needed; piston rod returns to its original position using vacuum and return spring while object is held by suction cup, and suction cup gripping is possible anywhere within stroke of piston rod.... Read More

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