Product News: Material Handling & Storage
Angular Grippers feature grip force safety device.
Press Release Summary:
October 18, 2012 - Operating from 3–8 bar, PLA Series 2-Finger Parallel Grippers feature stroke range from 12–20 mm and gripping force from 1,200–2,900 N at 6 bar. Repeatability accuracy is 0.05 mm over 100 cycles. Housings are made of high tensile hard-coated aluminum alloy, hard anodized and are completely maintenance-free for first 1.5 million cycles.
Original Press Release
New 2-Finger Angular Grippers
Press release date: October 16, 2012
from Techno-Omil Feature Grip Force Safety Device
New Hyde Park, NY -- A new series of 2-finger parallel grippers from Techno-Omil feature a spring activated grip force safety device. Identified as the PLA.... Series, these grippers feature a stroke range of from 12 mm to 20 mm and a gripping force of from 1200 N to 2900 N at 6 bar. Their range of operating pressure is from 3 to 8 bar. Repeatability accuracy is 0.05 mm over 100 cycles. The housings are made of high tensile hard-coated aluminum alloy, hard anodized and are completely maintenance free for the first 1.5 million cycles.
Techno, Inc. has been distributing grippers and automation components in North America for the last 25 years, and offers a complete line of grippers including 2-finger, 3-finger, 4-finger pneumatic grippers, 2-finger angular grippers, swivel units, hydraulic clamping/ workholding blocks, linear actuators and more. Techno-Oil has extensive experience and technical knowledge to assist in sizing and selecting the proper component for your automation needs. Omil features an extensive product line of grippers, swivels, linear actuators and hydraulic clamping blocks. Techno-Omil’s attention to quality includes machining housings and components from high grade aircraft quality aluminum alloys on state of the art CNC machines instead of casting or extruding. This allows the product to consistently hold the high tolerances that are required by Techno-Omil customers.
Detailed specifications are contained in Catalog H940, available free upon request from Techno-Omil, 2101 Jericho Turnpike, P.O. Box 5416, New Hyde Park, NY 11042-5416. Phone: 800-819-3366 Fax: 516-358-2576.