Material Handling & Storage

Vacuum Lifter features redundant vacuum systems.

Vacuum Lifter features redundant vacuum systems.

Featuring all-welded steel construction, fail-safe Dual Circuit Vacuum Lifter is powered by 2 independent vacuum system circuits, including check valves for each, 2 separate reservoirs, and filters. Unit is custom built in capacities to 60,000 lb and features hand-replaceable quick-change ring vacuum sealing cups. Powered by either compressed air or electric vacuum pumps, lifter is designed for...

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Vacuum Gripper System optimizes manufacturing efficiency.

Vacuum Gripper System optimizes manufacturing efficiency.

Utilizing integrated COAX-® cartridge, VGS(TM) 3040 positions vacuum power where it is needed, eliminating line losses. Combination Vacustat and AQR 02 atmospheric quick release saves air consumption in non-porous applications, while integrated blow-off check valve enables positive pressure blow-off, even in large decentralized vacuum systems. Applications include pick-and-place, packaging,...

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Gripper is available with spring assist.

Gripper is available with spring assist.

Available in 4 sizes and metric or imperial models, Series GRK Gripper maintains precision jaw movement over entire life using rigid, wear-compensating jaw guidance system. Total grip force ranges from 86-378 lb for longer jaw travels (.472-1.024 in. min) and 159-805 lb for shorter jaw travels (.256-.492) at 87 psi. Available with spring assist open or close as well as 2-position teachable...

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Electric Gripper offers force and high-speed travel adjustment.

Electric Gripper offers force and high-speed travel adjustment.

Supplied in Plug-and-Grip package, Series EGRK features rigid, wear compensating jaw guidance system, which maintains precision jaw movement over entire life of unit. Pre-programmed controller is optimized to operate gripper at max speed and grip force at any position within jaw travel. Offered in 3 sizes with either long or short jaw travels, gripper is available with 2-position teachable...

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Safety Breaker Lock from Fortress Regulates Power

The Fortress Interlocks design team has worked closely with ABB to develop an interlock suitable for use on the SACE Emax circuit breaker. Fortress has considerable expertise in designing complex switchgear interlocking schemes and the Breaker Lock forms an essential part of a sequential interlocking system that ensures the safe operation of switchgear. This new lock is added to the existing...

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Pre-engineered Overhead Crane Kits Reduce Installation Time and Costs

CLEVELAND, OH - Demag Cranes & Components offers pre-engineered single girder crane kits in either top running or under running configurations that allow installers to do their own on-site crane assembly. The kits are shipped complete with all necessary components except the steel beams, which can be purchased locally to save freight cost. The crane kit comes complete with all components...

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Parallel Gripper operates in dirty environments.

Available in sizes 240 and 300, 2-Finger-Parallel Gripper DPG-plus offers actuation via oval piston and multitooth guidance for precision and fail-safe handling. It is IP67-rated and no material can get inside device from work environment. Mounting pattern is identical to PGN-plus and PGB grippers, allowing for interchangeability. It is suited for loading/unloading grinding, turning, and milling...

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Hot Melt Adhesive Dispensing Applicators have fast, slim design.

Featuring 2 msec cycle times and 18 mm slim body configuration, MiniBlue II utilizes combination of module and solenoid technology which lends to extended service life, greater productivity, and minimized maintenance/downtime. Ball-and-seat design enhances adhesive cutoff at higher speeds while also promoting consistent, repeatable adhesive patterns as well as shorter beads at higher line speeds....

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Automated Mixing, Blending and Transfer Systems Ensure Product Purity, Process Protocol and Worker Safety

Automated Mixing, Blending and Transfer Systems Ensure Product Purity, Process Protocol and Worker Safety

Custom software controls, manages and validates system-wide process and safety operations for each bin Ft. Worth, TX: Mixing, blending and transfer systems designed, engineered and custom programmed in-house by Tote® Systems provide seamless and automatic control for processing and reporting on dispensing, mixing, blending, filling and transport operations involving pharmaceutical powders,...

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JLG Awarded ATLAS II Forklifts Contract from U.S. Army

JLG Awarded ATLAS II Forklifts Contract from U.S. Army

McConnellsburg, Pa. - JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK], announced today that it has received two orders for approximately $51 million from the U.S. Army to build a total of 311 JLG-® All Terrain Lifter Army System (ATLAS II) telescopic forklifts. The first shipments of these products are slated to support U.S. Army logistics in Afghanistan. The ATLAS II telescopic...

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