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Adjustable Bag Gripper eliminates need for custom tooling.

Press Release Summary:

Adjustable using hand wheel, Adjustable Bag Gripper handles bag weights from 5-100 lb and bag sizes from 12 x 12 x 3 in. to 21 x 35 x 6 in. Unit uses 5/8 in. diameter stainless steel fingers to withstand harsh manufacturing environments. Automated deck plates center bags on conveyor and ensure accurate bag drops for tight packing on pallet. To accommodate mixed loads, gripper can be fitted with servo drive to automatically adjust while on-the-move.

Original Press Release:

>SAS< Automation, Introduces New Adjustable Bag Gripper

>SAS< Automation recently introduced a new adjustable bag gripper for a variety of bag handling applications. A custom bag gripper tool is often used to palletize woven cloth, plastic or paper bags containing heavy products including grains, chemicals, dog food, minerals and plastic resins. >SAS< has designed an adjustable bag gripper that eliminates the need for costly custom tooling and can be adjusted quickly and easily in minutes for different production runs using a simple hand wheel.
This innovative gripper uses stainless steel fingers for both strength and their ability to withstand harsh manufacturing environments. A decker mechanism is designed into the tool to facilitate an accurate bag drop once positioned over the pallet --crucial for a tightly packed pallet.

Bag Gripper Details

o Handles Bag Weights: 5 - 100 lbs

o Handles Bag Sizes: 12" wide X 12" long X 3" tall to 21" wide X 35" long X 6" tall

o Gripper Tool Weight: 100 kg (220 lbs) payload robots while handling 45.3 kg (100 lbs) bags

o Bearings are double-sealed for long life.

o Automated decker plates center bags on the conveyor and accurate bag drops for tight packing on pallet.

o Can be fitted with a servo drive to automatically adjust while on-the-move to accommodate mixed loads.

o Uses 5/8" diameter solid stainless steel radius fingers for long-lasting durability.

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