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ATI Industrial Automation

1031 Goodworth Dr., Apex, NC, 27502, USA

  • 919-772-0115

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ATI Industrial Automation

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Axia80 Force/Torque Sensor comes with silicon strain gauges.

Oct 04, 2017

Axia80 Force/Torque Sensors are programmed with two different calibrations. Capable of measuring all six components of force and torque, sensor can be directly connected with robot controller. Unit’s silicon strain gauges provide overload protection and enable high stiffness. Suitable for robotic assembly, grinding, and polishing applications, sensor communicates through EtherCAT or... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Force and Torque Sensor includes overload protection.

Oct 12, 2015

Featuring hardened stainless steel construction, Capacitive F/T Sensor measures full 6 components of force and torque: Fx, Fy, Fz, Tx, Ty, and Tz. IP65-rated unit features force range of 45 lbf and torque range of 35 lb-in. Output options include Ethernet conversion box that allows connection to Ethernet networks, USB conversion cables that allow connection to PC or other device, and RS-422... Read More


Robotic Tool Changer handles payloads up to 600 lb.

Jan 28, 2015

Featuring internal Lock/Unlock sensing, Model QC-160 mounts directly to most 200 kg robots, optimizing robot's ability to switch end-effectors automatically. Unit features five 3/8 NPT and four ½ NPT pass-through air connections as well as eight 3 A/50 Vac electrical connections. Positional repeatability (X, Y, and Z) tested at rated load at one million cycles is 0.0006 in. For optimal... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Force/Torque Transmitter handles up to 6 transducers.

Oct 15, 2014

Communicating using IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n at 2.4 or 5.0 GHz, Wireless F/T simultaneously streams data from up to six 6-axis transducers. Unit can stream to user's host device for data collection, real-time motion control, or user-defined signal processing. Available configurations support up to 3 or 6 transducers and feature 98 ft range in office environment and up to 328 ft in unobstructed... Read More


Micro Robotic Tool Changer handles payloads up to 3 lb.

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,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Robotic Collision Sensor suits small payloads.

Sep 12, 2013

Designed to absorb crash and reset itself, Model SR-48 virtually eliminates tool damage, downtime, and need for human intervention. In operation, sensor is adjusted to support typical loads experienced by robot arm in all directions: angular, compression, and torsional. Following crash, sensor uses precise locating components to reset within 0.001 in. of original position. Three-wire PNP... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Robotic Tool Changer targets food processing environments.

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... Read More


Tool Changer provides internal routing for hollow-wrist robots.

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.... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Ethernet Modules protect power contacts with Arc Prevention.

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... Read More


Tool Changer is compatible with hollow-wrist robots.

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... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Tool Changer Modules communicate via Ethernet.

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... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Manual Tool Changers handle payloads up to 100 lb.

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. Read More


Tool Changer Module is optimized for power handling.

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,... Read More


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

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... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Force/Torque Sensor System is network-ready.

Oct 31, 2008

Able to measure 6 components of force and torque, temperature-compensated Net F/T Sensor System integrates EtherNet/IP(TM) and CAN bus communication interfaces as well as support for operation via PoE or 11-24 Vdc external power supply. Multiple transducer calibrations can be permanently stored for user selection, and LAN-ready unit is configurable via Web interface and offers programmable... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Sensor System provides EtherNet/IP(TM) and CAN bus interfaces.

Sep 29, 2008

Supporting range of automation and research applications, Network Force/Torque (Net F/T) Sensor System measures 6 components of force and torque (Fx, Fy, Fz, Tx, Ty, Tz). It can be connected to LAN for remote operation and monitoring, and has output rates up to 7,000 Hz for 6 axes of measurement over Ethernet using UDP. System features programmable thresholding, built-in status indicators,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Six-Axis Force/Torque Sensor is suited for humanoid robots.

Dec 26, 2007

With ability to sense forces and moments applied in 6 degrees of freedom (Fx, Fy, Fz, Tx, Ty, and Tz), Mini85 Sensor is used in ankle joint of robot, sending force feedback to control robot's motion. It features E series cable connection, transducer, shielded high-flex cable, and intelligent data acquisition system or stand-alone controller. Measuring 3.35 x 1.17 in., sensor weighs 1.4 lb, and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Force/Torque Sensor can be used in fresh water environment.

Nov 26, 2007

Suited for naval research applications and tank testing for aerospace applications, IP68 Underwater DAQ Sensors can be used to depth of 10 m for underwater testing. Incorporating nitrile and silicone O-rings to assure that no water enters units, sensors feature sealed stainless steel body construction, and rugged lemo connectors. Series includes models DELTA with 5.8 lb, THETA with 20 lb, OMEGA... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Finishing Tool features axially compliant design.

Mar 13, 2007

Suited for robotic and automated material finishing operations on aluminum, plastic, and steel, VersaFinish(TM) has floating motor and spindle arrangement that provides finishing tip's axial compliance to perform consistently on irregular part patterns. Motor maintains working spindle speed of 2,600 rpm, and compliance force is 3.2-16.7 lb at air supply pressure of 5-60 psi. Rotating spindle is... Read More

Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Collision Sensor suits wide variety of industrial robots.

Jan 03, 2007

Suited for applications using 3-5 kg capacity robots, Model SR-61 helps prevent damage to robotic end-effectors resulting from robot crashes. In operation, sensor is adjusted to support typical loads experienced by robot arm in all directions including angular, compression, and torsional. Sensor absorbs crash and resets itself within 0.001 in. of original position. Three-wire PNP proximity switch... Read More

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