Electric Grippers are driven by brushless servo motor.

Offered in sizes 80 and 160, EGN Series electric 2-finger parallel grippers have stroke/finger of 8 and 16 mm, respectively. Designed for high payloads, they feature gripping forces of up to 1,000 N, multi-tooth guide, wedge-hook kinematics, and integrated Bluetooth interface. Unit is controlled by MCS external controller which is used for standardized control of all servo-electric components...

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Gripper integrates with most commercially available robots.

Smart Gripper(TM) 2.1 intelligent closed-loop direct-drive gripper features built-in controller, encoder, and programming interface. Utilizing universal operating platform and closed-loop encoder-based positioning of robotic fingers, it is operated using 24 Vdc discrete signals. Motions are preprogrammed into non-volatile memory. Up to 32 programs can be selected using 5 discrete input lines and...

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Parallel Grippers feature compact design.

Parallel Grippers feature compact design.

Intended for use in clean to slightly dirty environments, JGP parallel grippers are available in sizes 64-160. Compact, universal grippers include oval pistons, wedge-hook kinematics, and sturdy T-slot guidance, enabling them to achieve gripping forces of 56.2-537.3 lbf at weight of 0.6-7.3 lb, depending on size. Stroke ranges from 0.24-0.63 in./finger. Recommended workpiece weights are 2.8-18.1...

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JGP: New Parallel Gripper from SCHUNK

09-24-2007 SCHUNK, the clamping and gripping technology specialist based in Lauffen, Germany, has restructured its range of pneumatic grippers and divided it into three segments. In future, the middle segment will be formed by the SCHUNK Compact gripper class, which will provide all the essential functions. This class can also be extended with plenty of accessories and offers an excellent...

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Centric Grippers withstand slightly dirty environments.

Centric Grippers withstand slightly dirty environments.

Available in sizes from 64-160, JGZ 3-Finger Grippers feature large piston, wedge-hook kinematics, and T-slot guidance, achieving gripping forces from 130-1,819 lbf. Stroke adjustment range is 0.24-0.63 in. per finger. For position monitoring, grippers can be fitted with solenoid switches or inductive proximity switches. Range of accessories is available, including pressure maintenance valves,...

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Northrop Grumman Showcases UK-Based Technologies at DSEI Exhibition and Conference in London

LONDON, September 6/ / -- - Demonstration of Next Generation Unmanned Ground Vehicle and Integrated Collaboration Environment for National Security Applications Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will highlight its UK-based technologies and capabilities at the Defence Systems & Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition and conference. The exhibition and conference will take place at ExCel...

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Clamping Inserts Yield Clear Advantages for Workpiece Clamping

Unhardened jaw blanks combined with clamping inserts can be used as an ingenious alternative to workpiece clamping using claw jaws. SCHUNK, the specialist in clamping and gripping technology based in Lauffen, Germany, has now included two variants of its UGE 20 clamping insert in its range: a lightweight version made using precision casting and a version made from a particularly wear-resistant...

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Three-Finger Centric Gripper can be used in any enviorment.

Three-Finger Centric Gripper can be used in any enviorment.

Sealed to IP67 requirements, DPZ-plus sizes 40 and 50 are designed for automated handling of small, round components in dirty or underwater environments as well as those with abrasive dust. Base jaws consist of external circular guide with wiper seal and internal multi-tooth guide, and vent part prevents differences in pressure. Circular piston drive offers respective gripping force of 51 and 65...

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Pneumatic Parallel Grippers handle wide and large parts.

Pneumatic Parallel Grippers handle wide and large parts.

Available in 10 sizes, AGW Parallel Grippers provide 50-150 lb of gripping force and come in 6 strokes of 0.75, 1.00, 2.00, 2.50, 4.00, and 6.00 in. Sealed design repels chips and contaminates from internal mechanism. Each jaw is supported by 2 full shafts through length of body. Featuring rack and pinion design, grippers are offered in synchronous or non-synchronous models with independent jaw...

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Pneumatic Grippers are suitable for dirty environments.

Pneumatic Grippers are suitable for dirty environments.

Parallel Pneumatic Grippers provide rigid gripping of large and wide parts in machining environments. Features include sealed chip-repellant design, rack and pinion grippers, dowel pin holes, and dual full-shaft jaw support. Units are available with -¾, 1, 2, and 6 in. stokes, 4 different bore sizes, and gripping forces ranging from 50-150 lb. Options include synchronous or non-synchronous...

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