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Tool Changers




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Spindle Motor offers alternative to automatic tool changer.

Spindle Motor offers alternative to automatic tool changer.

Benz Inc.    Charlotte, NC 28273
May 15, 2014 Replacing labor-intensive manual tool change or need for automatic tool changer, HF103 Solidfix® Spindle Motor accelerates tool changes via adapters that hold various tools. Modular quick-change system lets user preset tools for precise, repeatable cuts and change tools in 10–20 sec. Operated with one hand, unit incorporates 180° clamp lock and ejection features and has no screws. Spindle can be programmed to move to home position where operator can change tools and resume routine.

Automatic Tool Changer has compact, high-capacity magazine.

Automatic Tool Changer has compact, high-capacity magazine.

Indexing Technologies Inc.    Ramsey, NJ 07446 0252
Mar 24, 2014 CTA-HSL series suits CNC milling machines, VMCs, HMCs, CNC lathes, and multi-tasking machines. Each automatic tool changer consists of CTA dual motion cam operated exchanger; mechanical exchange arm with dual gripper hands and built-in safety interlocks; tool storage magazine, on which all tool holder pockets are hinged to enable 90° tilt during tool exchange, assembled in moveable track; and pneumatically operated tool holder tilt unit. Exchange time varies from 0.6–1.2 sec.

Automatic Tool Changer features drum style magazine.

Automatic Tool Changer features drum style magazine.

Indexing Technologies Inc.    Ramsey, NJ 07446 0252
Mar 03, 2014 Able to accommodate most types of tool holders, CTM and offers tool exchange time that varies from 0.6–5 sec depending on choice of 4 frame sizes, tool weights, and exchange arm length. Each tool changer consists of dual motion cam operated exchanger; mechanical exchange arm with dual rapid-release gripper hands and built-in safety interlocks; tool storage magazine. Applications include NC milling machines, VMCs, HMCs, CNC lathes, transfer machines, and laser/plasma cutting machines.

Micro Robotic Tool Changer handles payloads up to 3 lb.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
Jan 20, 2014 Weighing less than 4.3 oz, Model QC-001 enables high-speed spider or parallel-link robots to switch end-effectors automatically. Tool changer features fail-safe locking mechanism, common lock/unlock air supply and lock/unlock sensing method, four M5 pass-through air connections, and eight 3 A/50 Vac electrical connections. Positional repeatability at 1 million cycles is 0.0004 in. With QC-001, multiple assembly, dispensing, sorting, and material handling operations can be performed by one robot.

Tool Changer supports payloads up to 1,500 kg.

Tool Changer supports payloads up to 1,500 kg.

Applied Robotics, Inc.    Glenville, NY 12302
Mar 26, 2013 With driver/cam geometry, Sigma NextGen™ provides moment and acceleration capabilities to handle high dynamic robots. Design ensures optimal coupling under extreme load conditions, and tool changer maintains safety with coupled mechanism during loss of compressed air. Sigma NextGen supports variety of servo tools and bus communications including Sigma SmartComm™ Communications Module, which features diagnostics via webpage and ability to schedule maintenance and run various reports.

Tool Changers quickly, accurately mount EAOT to robot arm.

Tool Changers quickly, accurately mount EAOT to robot arm.

SAS Automation, Ltd.    Xenia, OH 45385
Nov 03, 2011 SAS Automation tool changers facilitate and accelerate mounting of EOAT (end-of-arm tooling) and gripper systems to robot arm by automatically connecting multiple ports, including air, vacuum, and electric. Robot side (QSR) is permanently attached to robot arm, and tool side (QST) is permanently attached to each individual EOAT. EOAT mounts to robot by fitting 2 sides together and then locking them into position.

Robotic Tool Changer targets food processing environments.

Robotic Tool Changer targets food processing environments.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
May 10, 2011 Featuring direct-mount 100 mm bolt circle to food-handling robots, Model QC-77 enables robots to automatically change end-effectors or other peripheral tooling in extremely stringent food-processing environments. Stainless steel design resists attack by organic and inorganic compounds while withstanding aggressive washdown. Equipped with Fail-Safe Locking Mechanism, tool changer uses integrated Lock and Unlock sensing for safe coupling and uncoupling.

Tool Changer provides internal routing for hollow-wrist robots.

Tool Changer provides internal routing for hollow-wrist robots.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
Jun 08, 2010 Able to handle 55 lb payload, QC-21HM Master-Side Tool Changer allows for routing of air and electrical lines directly through center. Unit includes fail-safe locking mechanism, lock/unlock air supply, and lock/unlock sensing method, as well as 8 pass-through air connections. With all locking parts made of Rc58 stainless steel, tool changer provides X, Y, Z positional repeatability of 0.0006 in. at rated load at 1 million cycles.

Ethernet Modules protect power contacts with Arc Prevention.

Ethernet Modules protect power contacts with Arc Prevention.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
May 03, 2010 Utilizing EtherNet/IP(TM), DKD Ethernet Modules control/communicate with ATI's Heavy Automation Robotic Tool Changers. Arc Prevention Circuit protects electrical power contacts against high inrush current during coupling/uncoupling, while Tool Stand Interlock prevents uncoupling of tooling when not nested in tool stand. Modules feature electrical rating of 24 Vdc for control signals and 5 A/24 Vdc for pass-through signals. Web server aids tool changer configuration/status.

Tool Changer is compatible with hollow-wrist robots.

Tool Changer is compatible with hollow-wrist robots.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
Apr 01, 2010 Model QC-21HM Tool Changer allows for routing air and electrical lines directly through its center, and is compatible with all QC-21 Tool assemblies. It has Lock and Unlock sensing integrated into its design for safe Coupling and Uncoupling, and can be directly mounted to hollow-wrist robots. Unit features 8 pass-through air connections, in which 2 are ¼ in. and 6 are 1/8 in. push-connect tube fittings.

Tool Changer Modules communicate via Ethernet.

Tool Changer Modules communicate via Ethernet.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
Mar 25, 2010 Featuring integrated web server, DKD Ethernet Modules control and communicate with Heavy Automation Robotic Tool Changers using Ethernet/IP(TM) while passing DeviceNet(TM) network and power to tool-side. Modules feature Arc Prevention Circuits, which protect all electrical power contacts against high inrush current during coupling/uncoupling. Provided through connector on Tool module, Tool Stand Interlock technology prevents uncoupling of tooling when not safely nested in Tool Stand.

Manual Tool Changers handle payloads up to 100 lb.

Manual Tool Changers handle payloads up to 100 lb.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
Mar 25, 2010 Designed to facilitate tool changes by hand, Models MC-16 and MC-36 feature payload limits up to 40 and 100 lb, respectively. Model MC-16 includes 4 integrated 1/8 NPT pass-through air ports, while Model MC-36 has 6. Offering multiple fail-safe features, screw-cam locking mechanism resists vibration and prevents loosening. Units also include quick-action locking for one-handed manual operation.

Modular Tool Changers have heavy-duty design.

Applied Robotics, Inc.    Glenville, NY 12302
Nov 19, 2009 Comprised of 4 models that match all current robots' bolt patterns from 125 mm on up, SmartChange(TM) series feature coupling mechanism and 6-cam locking design that lend to strength and applicability. There is no need to review load capabilities of tool changer versus robot, and flexible utility mounting positions facilitate integration. Models SC125, SC160, SC200, and SC250 respectively feature faceplate mounting configurations of 125, 160, 200, and 250 mm.

Tool Changer Module is optimized for power handling.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
Jan 06, 2009 Able to pass current up to 28 A, 500 Vac/700 Vdc, MT9 module includes Amphenol MS-style connectors and protective earth safety ground. Additional elements of construction include fluid-resistant seal on contacts, specially designed contact pins for low resistance, and compact design. This high-power Tool Changer electrical module is compatible with ATI Tool Changer models QC-110, QC-150, QC-300, and QC-510.

Robotic Tool Changer handles payloads up to 2,650 lb.

Robotic Tool Changer handles payloads up to 2,650 lb.

ATI Industrial Automation    Apex, NC 27639
Dec 15, 2008 Model QC-1210 Heavy Automation Tool Changer features 3 failsafe locking mechanisms to ensure high-moment capacity and strength. System incorporates separate modules that can be mounted on any of 6 flats and has 3 Ready-to-Lock sensors, which detect when tool plate is within 0.06 in. of master plate to make sure they are parallel. No-Touch Locking(TM) technology allows up to 0.10 in. plate separation when locking and all locking parts are made of Rc 58 stainless steel.

Automatic Tool Changer suits extreme industry applications.

Robohand, A De-Sta-Co Div.    Madison Heights, MI 48071
Oct 18, 2005 Using Model QC-400, end effector tooling can be changed to accommodate many different styles of parts on same robot. Modular design allows user to choose from selection of optional interfaces including 4-port face seal pneumatic module or 19-pin pre-wired I/O module with standard boot that protects contact pins from fluid or airborne particulate. Model QC-400 has combined weight of 9.2 lb and takes moment loads up to 7,000 lb/in.

Pneumatic Tool Changers help improve production and safety.

Pneumatic Tool Changers help improve production and safety.

AGI - American Grippers Inc.    Trumbull, CT 06611
Sep 23, 2005 Robotic Tool Changers, supplied in robot-side and tool-side configurations, are designed to automatically change grippers, end-effectors, or other peripheral tooling. Equipped with fail-safe, pneumatic locking mechanism, products will not drop part even if air pressure fails. They are designed to handle load capacities to 6,000 lb-in. with +0.01 repeatability and come in 7 sizes from 1-10 in. in diameter.

Tool Changing System accommodates more than 60 tools.

Tool Changing System accommodates more than 60 tools.

United Grinding Technologies    Miamisburg, OH 45342
May 12, 2005 Magerle Tool Changing System provides multi-tasking with minimal operator interference. It handles mills, drills, and taps, as well as grinding wheels as large as 500 mm. Maximum number of tools on display is 20 with max tool dimensions of 300 x 60 x 76.2 mm. Offering 12 second tool change, system includes HSK-A 100 spindle nose and through-the-spindle coolant at up to 80 bar to facilitate milling and drilling operations.

System facilitates end-effector tool changes.

Robohand, A De-Sta-Co Div.    Madison Heights, MI 48071
Apr 27, 2005 Model QC-1200 automatic tool changer accommodates different styles of parts on same assembly machine. Modular design options include Device Net Bus module, self-sealing fluid or pneumatic module, 19 pin I/O module, and 200 A weld power module. Integral latch/unlatch sensor signals coupled condition of tool changer. Unit meets demands of robotic resistance welding and material handling applications.

Chuck Exchange System provides fast changeovers.

Chuck Exchange System provides fast changeovers.

Logansport Matsumoto Co.    Logansport, IN 46947
Sep 12, 2003 With AJC Chucking System, face of chuck comes off as single unit so all 3 jaws can be removed and replaced simultaneously. Separate plate containing top jaws for each part can be stored on rack next to turning center. Auto-clamping feature allows complete changeovers in less than 30 sec. When integrated with robot loader and vision part-identification system, it provides 100% unattended operation.




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