FIPA in Automation: Flexible Vacuum Grippers for Precise Handling of Precast Concrete Units
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FIPA in Automation: Flexible Vacuum Grippers for Precise Handling of Precast Concrete Units

CARY, North Carolina - When FIPA's (www.fipa.com) clients look for solutions, we deliver with innovative and customized products. Learn how we partnered with one of our clients to develop a customized gripper solution for the production of multi-layer concrete components. The solution was nominated for the 2013 BAUMA Innovation Award - an honor presented every 3 years to top companies which...

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Custom Gripper Nozzles target Panasonic CM machines.
Nozzles

Custom Gripper Nozzles target Panasonic CM machines.

Available for Panasonic CM and NPM machines with multifunction placement heads, Custom Gripper Nozzles feature precision-machined, vacuum-actuated jaws for securely gripping variety of parts and shapes that cannot be placed with traditional SMT placement tools. Nozzles pick components from several input types, including tape, trays, and other feeding solutions.

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Full Grip Jaws fit chuck sizes from 6-24 in. diameter.
Grippers (Tools)

Full Grip Jaws fit chuck sizes from 6-24 in. diameter.

Made of 356-T6 cast aluminum, Large Diameter Full Grip Jaws can provide minimum jaw force for thin-walled parts and distribute gripping pressure over more of work piece's surface to maintain repetitive accuracy. Wrap around type top jaws minimize distortion and provide friction for drive during turning operations. With close tolerances and concentricity maintained, jaws are suited for valves,...

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OPS+ Collision and Overload Sensor
Grippers (Tools)

OPS+ Collision and Overload Sensor

The OPS+ effectively protects the robot and end effector from being damaged during a crash.Â- The OPS+ will allow the EOAT to deflect and comply in the event of a crash.  At the same time, a mechanical switch will detect the deflection and send a signal to the robot controller, and then an E-stop can be issued. This protects the system from the damage that would have...

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5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Custom Glass Manufacturer
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5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Custom Glass Manufacturer

Due to the inherent complexity of glass fabrication, many professionals seeking glass services know exactly what kind of part is needed, but are unclear on the intricacies of the actual manufacturing process. PEG's exclusive guide is designed to help professionals navigate the custom glass manufacturing process with valuable information.

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Adjustable Gripper Nozzle handles variety of shapes.
Grippers

Adjustable Gripper Nozzle handles variety of shapes.

Available for 7-spindle InLine7™ and FZ7™ placement heads, Adjustable Gripper Nozzle comes equipped with 5 sets of tooling jaws to handle variety of component types and shapes, including connectors, headers, switches, and full array of odd-form devices up to 12.7 mm wide and 150 mm long. Gripper picks components from several input types, such as tape, trays, and other feeding solutions....

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Rotary Feed-Through supports up to 26 electrical signals.
Slip Rings

Rotary Feed-Through supports up to 26 electrical signals.

With DDF-I rotary feed-through, 13 of 26 electrical signals are used for valve actuation, while air and vacuum are supplied to actuators via fluid feed-through and slip ring contacts. Center bore enables feed-through of cables, liquids, workpieces, or use of camera. Product's ISO flange pattern connects device to different robots without adapter. Enabling rotation of last robot axis by over...

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Replacement Transfer Arm supports blow molding applications.
Resin Transfer Molding

Replacement Transfer Arm supports blow molding applications.

Designed to fit most Sidel® Series2 machines, BST2 Transfer Arm minimizes maintenance and downtime in stretch blow mold applications. Unit features roller bearing style assembly for rigidity, one-piece welded base, and bumper stop for both extend and retract motions. Transfer arm head includes oversized radial ball bearings, replaceable hardened jaw stop, and replaceable spring posts....

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Grippers (Tools)

Robot Gripper features 200 mm of stroke.

Installed on any industrial robot, 2-Finger Adaptive Robot Gripper - 200 provides parallel, encompassing, and internal gripping modes to handle different part geometries. Servo-electric unit features rugged design and sealed casing as well as grip detection and real-time finger position feedback. Offering control of finger speed and force to adapt on-the-fly to heavy or light parts, gripper is...

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Mahr Federal Offers Broad Line of MarCal Standard, Special, and Universal Calipers
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Mahr Federal Offers Broad Line of MarCal Standard, Special, and Universal Calipers

- Advanced features include zero point retention, extended battery life, protection to Class IP67 and MarConnect Universal SPC interface - Special caliper jaw and blade designs measure small and recessed grooves, center-to-center, stepped measurements and more - Digital Universal Caliper includes wide range of blade tips, anvils and accessories for different groove and recess configurations...

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Model 625 Air Chuck
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Model 625 Air Chuck

Island Park, NY– Northfield Precision Instrument Corporation, a leader in the design and manufacture of precision workholding chucks, introduces their Model 625 Air Chuck. This chuck was custom-designed for a customer who had critical grip requirements regarding transmitted torque. The Mdl. 625 chuck was designed with special ID-gripping jaws used for super finishing the part. With this design,...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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