Stainless Steel Tug maneuvers wheeled loads in tight spaces.

Stainless Steel Tug maneuvers wheeled loads in tight spaces.

Suited for food, pharmaceutical, or clean room applications with space constraints, stainless steel Power Tug(TM) can push, pull, and maneuver wheeled loads of up to 5,000 lb using modular range of attachments. Pedestrian-operated, battery-powered unit safely maneuvers carts or apparatus that have 4 swivel casters or 2 swivel and 2 fixed casters. Mono-drive wheel with stabilizing casters lets...

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Robot Coupling handles workpiece pallets up to 350 kg.

Featuring slim design for applications where pallet loading takes place close to machine table, VERO-S NSR achieves pull-down forces up to 15 kN and transfers torque up to 1,600 Nm. Parts that do not transmit force are aluminum, and parts that do transmit force are hardened steel. Self-locking with form-fit clamping, module can be unlocked with pneumatic system pressure of 6 bar, without...

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Vacuum Lifter for Cartons Designed for Specific Shipping Boxes

Vacuum Lifter for Cartons Designed for Specific Shipping Boxes

A vacuum tube lifter that can be modified with a wide range of factory designed pick up heads for safely handling cartons weighing up to 400 lbs. is available from Anver Corporation of Hudson, Massachusetts. The Anver VT-Series Carton lifter is powered by a remote 5 HP electric pump that runs on 3-phase power and has an adjustable handle with built-in controls. Designed to match customer...

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Stemilt Growers Selects Key Technology's Optyx® Sorter for Cherry Packing

Stemilt Growers Selects Key Technology's Optyx® Sorter for Cherry Packing

Key Technology introduces Optyx® sorters designed specifically for packers of fresh sweet cherries. With the rising cost and increasing shortage of labor in the packing plant, cherry packers are looking to automate inspection. Optyx gently sorts dark red cherries, automatically removing foreign material (FM) and defects, including soft fruit, to dramatically reduce the packer's manual sorting...

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Automated Liquid Handling System aids genomics applications.

Automated Liquid Handling System aids genomics applications.

Accommodating all common reagents and labware, VERSA(TM) 10 simplifies routine protocols by combining automated multi-channel dispensing (4 or 8 channels) with single-channel, cherry-picking functionality. Customizable system setup and optional deck modules let users automate diverse applications, and air displacement pipetting prevents cross-contamination. Workstation accommodates 96- and...

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Vacuum Lifter for Cartons Designed for Specific Shipping Boxes

Vacuum Lifter for Cartons Designed for Specific Shipping Boxes

A vacuum tube lifter that can be modified with a wide range of factory designed pick up heads for safely handling cartons weighing up to 400 lbs. is available from Anver Corporation of Hudson, Massachusetts. The Anver VT-Series Carton lifter is powered by a remote 5 HP electric pump that runs on 3-phase power and has an adjustable handle with built-in controls. Designed to match customer...

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Customized Solutions from Montech

Customized Solutions from Montech

Derendingen - At Automatica 2012 in Munich, Montech AG is presenting customized solutions based on their portfolio of belt conveyors and automation components. At Automatica in Munich, Montech AG (Booth 111 in Hall A2) is presenting customized solutions based on their portfolio of belt conveyors and automation components. Among several solutions, the Swiss manufacturer of transport systems is...

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Bulk Bag Conditioning System can be used in hazardous locations.

Bulk Bag Conditioning System can be used in hazardous locations.

MATERIAL MASTER(TM) prevents operational bottlenecks resulting from discharge of bulk bags with material that has solidified, hardened, or agglomerated. Hydraulically actuated, twin heavy wall tubular steel pivoting conditioning arms, each featuring v-shaped tubular steel breaker profiles, safely and efficiently return solidified materials to free-flowing state. Rotary lift table positions bulk...

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Main Advantages of Pick-To-Light (PTL)

Main Advantages of Pick-To-Light (PTL)

Pick-To-Light (PTL) is a semi-automatic light or display based paperless picking system. The system directs the operator to the item and the quantity that is needed. Overall a Pick-To-Light system will increase picker productivity from 20% to 50% or more beyond paper picking systems. Main advantages of Pick-To-Light (PTL): o Increase accuracy: The system will take the operator error out of the...

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K-Tron Exhibits Material Handling and Feeding Systems for the Food, Pharmaceutical, and Plastics Processing Industries at PTXi 2012, May 8-10, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL, Booth 1413

K-Tron Exhibits Material Handling and Feeding Systems for the Food, Pharmaceutical, and Plastics Processing Industries at PTXi 2012, May 8-10, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL, Booth 1413

PITMAN, NJ USA - K-Tron formally announces exhibition at PTXi 2012, May 8-10, 2012 that will be held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, booth 1413. K-Tron will feature feeding, pneumatic conveying and systems engineered solutions for processing applications in the food, pharmaceutical, plastics and chemical industries. For more information visit www.ktron.com/PTXi....

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