AutomationDirect adds NITRA Pneumatic Rotary Actuators & Grippers

AutomationDirect adds NITRA Pneumatic Rotary Actuators & Grippers

AutomationDirect's line of NITRA® pneumatics now includes rotary actuators and pneumatic object grippers. NITRA rotary actuators are available in four body sizes with or without shock absorbers. All are double acting and have an adjustable travel range from zero to 190 degrees. Anodized aluminum bodies include integral mounting slots for position switches and a durable ball bearing hub and...

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MVG Modular Vacuum Gripper Series helps to reduce vacuum leakage.

MVG Modular Vacuum Gripper Series helps to reduce vacuum leakage.

MVG Modular Vacuum Gripper Series allows user to configure vacuum generators and gripping interfaces such as foam, suction cups (shapes, diameters, diverse materials). Unit allows operator to create multiple independent gripping zones and helps to increase vacuum level. Product’s multi-zoning is suitable for staggered gripping and releasing, handling objects of different formats or optimization...

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MGR5 Series Micro Gripper weighs 30 grams.

MGR5 Series Micro Gripper weighs 30 grams.

Designed for handling fragile parts, MGR5 Series Micro Gripper offers stroke of 10 mm, Measuring 30 mm x 47 mm x 19.5 mm dimensions, unit delivers for of 1.7 N at 1.5 Amp. Integrated with built-in sensor feedback system, product comes with programmable speeds, positions and forces with data feedback. Featuring rotary encoders, micro gripper is suitable for positioning, measuring and inspection...

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MGR5 Micro Gripper features 5 micron linear encoder.

MGR5 Micro Gripper features 5 micron linear encoder.

Designed for small and fragile part assembly, MGR5 Micro Gripper is integrated with programmable speeds, positions and forces with data feedback. Suitable for positioning, measuring and inspection applications, product’s jaw can be controlled independently. Featuring compact and lightweight design, unit offers force capability of 10 g or less.

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SCHUNK Receives Hermes Award at Hannover Messe

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.

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.

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

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

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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Indium Corporation has developed a new twist on traditional solder by developing a composite with a reinforced matrix internal structure. The result is a solder with increased strength and reliability. Check out this video to learn more about the mechanics behind the groundbreaking technology.

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