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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Grippers (Tools)

Needle Depanner System handles commercial bakery products.

Designed for high-volume applications, SAS Depanner features custom stainless steel grippers, each using 4 curved needles to depan 144 muffins from 2 moving baking pans on oven conveyor. Welded tubular steel frame supports mounting of stroking cylinders, bushing rails, grippers, and actuating cylinders. In addition to depanning, tool compresses muffin spacing in 2 directions for direct deposit...

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Tooling

Sprue/Part Pliers work with end-of-arm tooling.

Compatible with SAS’s modular End-of-Arm Tooling/Gripper System, Model GRZ 10…ST features single action spring return function and aggressive grooved tooth pattern that helps grippers turn and tighten sprues. Model GRZ 20-22/GRZ 20-22 C, featuring slimmer design, helps automate work in tight areas. Small, grooved teeth and increased force capabilities handle large and die-locked sprues and...

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Grippers (Tools)

Quick-Change Mounting Plate combine security and flexibility.

As fully adaptable custom gripper component, SWM LK Quick Change Mounting Plate is compatible with every robot. Product also features interchangeable End-of-Arm tooling (EOAT), minimizing downtime during installation, modifications, or other setup changes. While mounting plate features aluminum base plates and can be locked to ensureÂ- secure foundation, EOAT grippers also stay aligned and...

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New Sizes for the WSG Series
Grippers

New Sizes for the WSG Series

The WSG series of servo-electric 2-Finger Parallel Grippers are versatile, sensitive and simple to use. They are designed for parts handling and assembly processes where high flexibility or sensitivity are required. SCHUNK has now expanded the series with a long-stroke version and a compact small parts version. The WSG has a long stroke which allows reliable handling of different components and...

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Miscellaneous Software

Adept Technology Announces Preferred Primary and Secondary Food Packaging Partnership with Harpak-ULMA

Pleasanton, Calif. — Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots, autonomous mobile solutions and services, today announced a partnership agreement with Harpak-ULMA Packaging, LLC, an innovative packaging equipment and systems integrator, naming Harpak-ULMA a primary and secondary food packaging partner. Selected for their advanced technical capabilities and...

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Efficiency Booster for Small Part Handling
Valve Actuators

Efficiency Booster for Small Part Handling

With the micro valve MV 10, you can easily boost the productivity and energy efficiency of Pick & Place applications for small parts. This pneumatic valve is so small it can be integrated directly on grippers or other pneumatic actuators and can be plugged or screwed into the actuator ports. Traditional systems use valves located in a control cabinet some distance from the gripper and use tubing...

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Chuck Jaws are available up to 10 in. high.
Grippers (Tools)

Chuck Jaws are available up to 10 in. high.

Manufactured from 1018 steel, 4140 steel, or 6061 aluminum, DMI Series suits precision boring, tapping, drilling, and finishing operations. Extended jaws lengths, with heights available to 10 in., promote workpiece stability and allow multiple uses of blank before it is consumed. Also, length lets machinist avoid extra time andÂ- expense associated with welding and bracing needed to...

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Automation with FIPA: Customised Gripper Protects Employees' Backs
Grippers

Automation with FIPA: Customised Gripper Protects Employees' Backs

FIPA develops and manufactures the gripper to individual specifications FIPA GmbH (http://www.fipa.com) has developed a gripper for AUMA Riester GmbH & Co. KG that considerably improves ergonomics in the workplace. The gripper makes it easier to handle electric motors, shortens cycle times and offers a high degree of process reliability. AUMA has been developing and producing electric actuators...

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ROBO-STOX Marks Launch of Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF with Robot Hand Ringing NASDAQ Closing Bell
Grippers (Tools)

ROBO-STOX Marks Launch of Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF with Robot Hand Ringing NASDAQ Closing Bell

SDH Hand from SCHUNK Rings NASDAQ Closing Bell ROBO-STOX LLC, the world leader in developing investment solutions targeting the robotics and automation space, commemorated the launch of the ROBO-STOX™ Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF (Ticker: ROBO) by having a robot ring the closing bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York's Times Square on Tuesday, November 12, 2013. The ETF recently...

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Delivery Equipment That Really Delivers
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Delivery Equipment That Really Delivers

Are you in need of safer, more efficient transportation equipment? Do you feel like your delivery equipment could really use an upgrade? Check out this video, and learn about Halo Ramp Company's patented safety platforms, and how they help you bypass your trickiest delivery challenges.

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