SCHUNK Receives Hermes Award at Hannover Messe
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SCHUNK Receives Hermes Award at Hannover Messe

The Hermes Award, one of the world’s most coveted technology prizes for innovation, was awarded to SCHUNK last week, during the opening of the Hannover Messe by the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel! Henrik A. Schunk, the Managing Partner of SCHUNK, was there to receive the award from the German Federal Minister for Education, Prof. Dr. Johanna Wanka. The prize was awarded for SCHUNK’s Co-act...

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2016 Series Sprue Grippers enable quick and easy replacement.
Grippers

2016 Series Sprue Grippers enable quick and easy replacement.

Having wide jaw opening with high closing force in single-acting operation, 2016 Series Sprue Grippers are used in automotive and plastic molding industries. Designed with zinc plated steel with anodized aluminum alloy jaws, units deliver 52 N gripping forces at 6 bar operating pressure. Grippers are available with weight between 148g-168g and 20 mm clamping diameter.

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EOAT Gripper System offers 30-45 seconds cycle time.
Grippers

EOAT Gripper System offers 30-45 seconds cycle time.

Featuring vacuum technology, EOAT Gripper System combines vacuum cups and compact ejectors for protective film removal. SM-F Series flat vacuum cups provide high degree of slip resistance and come with vulcanized aluminum connection thread and flexible sealing lip. Cups are designed with silicone-free NBR materials. Incorporating pressure regulator and electronic air saving function, EMA Series...

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SCHUNK EGL: Intelligent Gripping Module
Grippers (Tools)

SCHUNK EGL: Intelligent Gripping Module

The SCHUNK EGL 70 mechatronic parallel gripper combines power and intelligence. With variable gripping force between 50 and 600 N it is one of the most powerful and flexible mechatronic grippers on the market and was specifically developed for industrial applications. Since the finger position, closing speed, and gripping force are freely programmable within a maximum stroke of 48 mm per finger,...

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Cleanroom Gripper for Small to Medium Part Handling
Grippers

Cleanroom Gripper for Small to Medium Part Handling

The EGS from SCHUNK is perfect for the gripping of small to medium sized workpieces with flexible force and high speed in clean environments such as assembly, testing, laboratory and the pharmaceutical industry. It is digitally activated by binary signals for easy start up and rapid integration into existing facilities and is extremely fast to achieve the maximum number of cycles per minute. The...

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Grippers (Tools)

FIPA Develops Custom Gripper System for Removing Hot Plastic Parts from Injection Molding Machines

Designed to quickly & carefully remove hot plastic parts from an injection molding machine, FIPA’s latest custom gripper system automates a manual demolding process to protect employees, improve quality, reduce cycle times, & increase factory throughput CARY, N.C. — FIPA Inc., a leading manufacturer of advanced vacuum technology, gripper systems, air nippers, tube lifters, and...

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Vacuum Systems

Gripping Tools for Packaging and Palletizing

Piab’s Kenos range of suction pad grippers are perfect for packaging and palletizing Piab is extending its program of advanced packaging and palletizing products with the Kenos range of suction pad/foam grippers. The gripping systems – Kenos Vacuum Gripper (KVG), Kenos Sack Gripper (KSG) and Kenos Vacuum Gripper Layer (KVGL) – use Piab’s proprietary and energy efficient multi-stage vacuum...

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Grippers With Soft Pads suit injection-molded plastics applications.
Tooling

Grippers With Soft Pads suit injection-molded plastics applications.

Models of 100 Series include GR04.106 single-acting, non-sensing sprue grippers with anodized aluminum alloy housings and soft, quickly replaceable HNBR elastomer pads on inner jaws. Facilitating and accelerating removal and replacement, elastic, clip-mounted jaw pads, temperature resistant from -22 to +320°F, have low-marking, low-abrasion, and wear-resistant design free of silicone and...

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Centerless Grinders

Glebar Focuses on Automation Enhancements at IMTS 2016

Systems feature ability to be fitted with robots, cleaning and drying stations and inspection systems for truly “turnkey hands off” automation CHICAGO – Glebar Company kicks off IMTS 2016 (booth N-7317) here with a focus on the latest automation enhancements for its centerless grinding and gauging systems which address the increasing demand for more precision manufactured components in the...

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Grippers are designed for industrial environments.
Grippers

Grippers are designed for industrial environments.

Powered byÂ- brushless DC servo motor and controlled by DIO, PGN-Plus-E digitally controlled mechatronic gripper features multi-tooth guidance for maximized moment capacity, continuous lubrication pocket in guide contour, and wedge-hook kinematics with optimal surface coverage in all stroke positions. PGN-Plus P offers permanent lubrication via continuous lubrication pockets in...

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