Grippers (Tools)

Grabit Inc. Announces Partnership with Shirai Electronics for Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Handling

Shirai to offer Grabit's electroadhesion grippers for inspection systems and PCB loading applications SANTA CLARA, Calif. and KYOTO, Japan - Shirai Electronics, a leading supplier of inspection and handling systems for the printed wiring board (PWB) manufacturing industry, and Grabit Inc., an industrial automation and material handling solutions company, are announcing the launch of...

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Rapid Mechatronic Gripper for Small Part Handling
Material Handling Equipment

Rapid Mechatronic Gripper for Small Part Handling

The EGP from SCHUNK is the electric small part gripper with the most compact performance on the market. SCHUNK expanded the EGP series with a smaller size (25), which weighs 110 g, and has a stroke of 3 mm per finger. The gripping force can be adjusted on 2 stages and its maximum gripping force amounts to 40 N. The gripper can handle workpieces of up to 200 g, making the gripper as efficient as...

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Diaphragm Clamping System is designed for small parts.
Hand (Tool) Clamps

Diaphragm Clamping System is designed for small parts.

VERO-S SPM-138 diaphragm clamping system lets user machine contour of workpiece into SPM unit. When VERO-S module is engaged with Turbo function, SPM-138 unit clamps evenly around outside of part. VERO-S SPM Plus 138 can clamp workpiece sizes from 36–125 mm dia, andÂ- workpieces do not have to be round. SPM unit generates clamping forces up to 50 kN, and repeat accuracy is at least 5...

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SCHUNK PRONTO Quick Jaw Change System
Grippers (Tools)

SCHUNK PRONTO Quick Jaw Change System

With a change-over time of 5 seconds per jaw, the SCHUNK PRONTO quick jaw change system offers turbo-charged set-up times for all standard lathe chucks with fine serrations of 1/16 x 90° and 1.5 mm x 60°. The quick-change retrofit set consists of support jaws and clamping inserts. It is suitable for O.D. clamping of pre-machined and finished parts. By using the interchangeable insert,...

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RVK "Collect and Place"
Machining Centers

RVK "Collect and Place"

The RVK has a revolving head which allows for easy application of a Collect & Place" principle by being able to collect several workpieces before transferring them. The gripper in the working position can be operated independently from the other grippers, which remain in the gripped state when not in use. The RVK allows for lower cycle times and fewer transport strokes in a pick & place system...

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Grippers (Tools)

Adept Technology Wins Innovation Award for "SoftPIC" Food Gripper

Pleasanton, Calif. – Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots, autonomous mobile solutions and services, today announced that it was awarded an Innovation Award at the CFIA Rennes 2014 exhibition for its Adept SoftPIC" food gripper. CFIA Rennes 2014, a regional exhibition for the food-processing industry, was held February 11-13, 2014, at Parc Expo Rennes...

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Grippers (Tools)

Hygienic EOAT Vacuum suits food processing and transport.

With HDSV Hygienic Design SAS Vacuum technology,Â- vacuum is generated by means of compressed air directly in gripper, allowing air to continually clean tool. Vacuum created does not have to be additionally guided by tubes and machines to product. In addition, high leakage tolerance allows secure grip even with incomplete seal between product and gripper or porous or uneven food surface....

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Grippers (Tools)

Gripper Components offer power from compact form factor.

Supporting range of sensor,Â- assembly, and mounting options, Gripper components of Blue Line series include GRF 14-35 and GRF 14-90 Gripper Finger, GRZ 10-10 D Sprue Cutter, and GRZ 20-22 G-STC Gripper Plier. Latter features aluminum housing and jaws, several mounting options, and sensor jaw that accepts off-the-shelf sensors. Various sizes and types of pneumatic...

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Automation Leader Receives Global Recognition for Sustainable, Environmental Manufacturing Solutions

SAS Automation named a member of German-based global alliance, Blue Competence KARLSRUHEÂ- – SAS Automation, the leader in superior robotic End-of-Arm tooling (EOAT) and automation technology, has been recognized as a Blue Competence Alliance Member for its sustainable, energy saving manufacturing solutions. Blue Competence, based in Germany, is the global alliance for Mechanical...

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Grippers (Tools)

International End-of-Arm Tooling Leader Reveals Three New Products at Motek

SAS Automation launches Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) for EOAT, Hybrid End Effectors and Adjustable Bag Grippers KARLSRUHE — SAS Automation, the leader in superior robotic End-of-Arm Tooling (EOAT) and automation technology for the material handling industry, is unveiling three new products at the 2013 Motek International Trade Fair. The three new products being debuted include: Selective...

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