Material Handling & Storage

Material Handling & Storage

Parallel Grippers suit high sensitivity applications.

December 17, 2014

Featuring part detection and integrated grip force control system, Model WSG 050-110 offers stroke of 55 mm per finger, while Model WSG 050-210 features 110 mm stroke per finger. Both servo-electric, 2-finger grippers have belt drive that enables speeds of 400 mm/s, and can achieve gripping forces from 5–120 N. Grippers can be commissioned through web browser by Ethernet TCP/IP or through Profibus, CAN-Bus, RS232, or via 8 virtual display I/Os integrated as standard. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Heavy-Duty Stainless Steel Lift Table is offered with safety rail.

December 17, 2014

Installed in pit or operated on factory floor, ergonomic single scissor goods lift table with safety rails can be used indoors or outdoors and customized to exact user requirements. Available strokes range from 0.8–1.8 m, and platform lengths range from 950–3,000 mm. While suitable for general use in warehouses, industrial premises, third party logistics operations, and general retail, unit may also be constructed of food grade stainless steel for meat handling/processing applications. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Fluid Bed Dryer With Inlet Tray prevents infeed blockages.

December 17, 2014

Offered as custom option on new machinery or retrofit for Witte units already in field, airslide inlet tray is installed within infeed section where material enters drying system. Directing heated airstream through openings in stainless steel plate that face downstream and parallel to infeed deck prevents sticky materials from clumping at entry of vibrating fluid bed dryers and coolers. Incoming products begin drying immediately and advance gently and consistently to primary drying zone. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Rubber Liners for Cafeteria-Style Trays dissipate static.

December 16, 2014

Non-humidity dependent and RoHS 2 compliant Statfree T2™ Tray Liners are static dissipative, dual-layer nitrile rubber cut to fit 16 x 24 in. cafeteria-style trays. At 0.060 in. thick, mats will lay flat in tray. Top layer, available in blue, dark blue, dark grey, and green, is 1x106 to 1x109 Rtt, while black bottom layer is <1x104 Rtt. UV stabilizer promotes color retention and ESD control performance while minimizing surface layer deterioration. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Hopper Bank incorporates central closed loop conveyance.

December 16, 2014

Offering flexible solution for molders running multiple resins, Hopper Bank features integrated central conveyance system and supports on-the-fly changeovers. Manifolds let operator switch from one hopper to another or connect multiple machines to one drying hopper, while closed loop conveyance and line purge keep material lines clear and resin dry at throat. Systems are available for up to 10 machines, hopper capacities range from 5–600 lb, and hopper quantities vary from 2–12. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Powered Walkie Stacker features 3,000 lb capacity.

December 15, 2014

Featuring 2-stage telescopic mast, PowerStak Model PPS-3000-AS lifts loads up to 125 in. allowing it to service racks up to 10 ft high. Ergonomically designed handle puts all controls within reach, while turtle speed setting reduces drive speed by 50% for precise positioning control when working in tight quarters. Powered by 1.5 KW motor that uses 2 sealed, maintenance-free 150 Ah AGM batteries, stacker has solid steel straddle legs with adjustable inside dimension of 40 1/8 to 50 in. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

High-Pressure Natural Gas Injection Filters reduce downtime.

December 12, 2014

Designed for natural gas and petroleum producers to use in secondary and tertiary oil production phases, ultra-high pressure natural gas injection filters for Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) operations feature seamless, weld-free design; are manufactured of forged carbon steel; and withstand 9,000 psi operational pressure. Top-load configuration with removable manifold enables filter housing to remain in place for filter cartridge/element replacement during maintenance. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Material Handling & Storage

Drum Mixing Machine corrects settling and ensures homogenization.

December 12, 2014

By utilizing Corner-Over-Corner tumbling, which corrects settling and homogenizes contents, DrumTumblr™ thoroughly mixes of contents inside 30–55 gal steel, plastic, and fiber drums while conserving time and labor required for doing so. Design also prevents hazards and worker exposures by eliminating need to open drums for mixing. Further increasing worker safety, drums are securely loaded and unloaded via hoist or crane. Read More