Press Release Summary:
Designed to act as natural extension of operator's arm, ErgoSpin handheld tool platform minimizes user fatigue. Grip fits operator's hand to provide intuitive operation, and all switches and indicators are integrated into handle for ease of use. Product enables continuous operation without weakening user's grip on tool. Digital data transmission via CAN-Bus allows up to 100 m between tool and controller.
Original Press Release:
Rexroth's Latest Handheld Nutrunner Guarantees One Million Cycles of Maintenance-Free Operation
Company will display its latest handheld nutrunners at ASSEMBLY TECHNOLOGY EXPO, September 28-30, 2004, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, Booths 1605 & 1611
Designed to act as a natural extension of the operator's arm, Rexroth's new handheld tool platform, ErgoSpin, provides intuitive operation and optimum ergonomics to minimize user fatigue.
Bosch Rexroth Corporation, a global leader in DC Tightening and Press-Fit Technology, has recently released its newly-developed handheld tool platform, ErgoSpin. This new tool delivers exceptional performance, optimum ergonomic characteristics, and a high level of quality that Bosch Rexroth is known for.
This next generation platform has been designed from the ground up to act as a natural extension of the operator's arm. The grip fits the operator's hand in such a way that it provides both intuitive operation and exceptional guide characteristics. In addition, all switches and indicators have been integrated into the handle for ease of use and continuous operation without weakening the user's grip on the tool. This minimizes the user's fatigue and as a result, maximizes productivity.
Digital data transmission via CAN-Bus allows up to 100 meters between tool and controller for maximum flexibility. Supplied with a one million cycle maintenance-free guarantee, the ErgoSpin is clearly a top performer in the handheld tool market.
In North America, the Bosch Group manufacturers and markets automotive original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial automation and mobile products, power tools and accessories, security technology, packaging equipment and household appliances. Bosch Rexroth Corporation, a merger of Bosch Automation Technology and Rexroth, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH. In the year 2003, Bosch Rexroth AG achieved sales of $4.4 billion (3.7 billion Euros) with 25,700 employees.
Under the brand name of Rexroth, the company offers all relevant drive, control and motion technologies: from mechanics, hydraulics and pneumatics to electronics and associated services. Rexroth has 500,000 customers in over 80 countries and is an extensive supplier of components and systems for industrial and factory automation and mobile applications.