Robotics Industry News
World’s Longest Stroke - 3 Finger Gripper
SCHUNK Inc. Posted 07/07/2011With more than 225mm of radial stroke, wide part range is no problem for the PZH-SF 3 finger gripper. The new SCHUNK PZH-SF gripper is unique in application. Part to part change over can be eliminated increasing up-time and change over complexity.
Robotic loading of machine tools, handling of cast parts has never been simpler than with this innovative gripper. With 2350N(530lbf), this 20Kg(45lb) gripper handles large challenging work pieces. The 350mm aluminum body affords a power density equal to double the gripper’s mass.
Handling parts between 100 and 430mm in a single standard configuration, monitored with magnetic or inductive sensors, SCHUNK remains the leading innovator in gripping technology.
SCHUNK is a family owned operation and a global player in one. Totaling more than 60 years of experience, SCHUNK is a leading worldwide manufacturer of toolholding components, workholding systems, and automation components. With a reputation for high quality products, absolute precision, and continuous innovation, SCHUNK is a reliable partner.
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