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SAS Automation - Spring Loaded Docklng Pins

SAS Automation, LLC

>SAS< Automation recently introduced Spring-loaded Docking Pins for insert molding applications (IML).

In addition to requiring precise accuracy, Insert molding applications are often performing several processes at the same time. Docking pins provide the assurance required in complex and low tolerance applications.

Significant Features: • Provides accuracy of +/- .001 inches • Sized to fit your End-of-Arm Tooling, robot and mold • Pins can dock on existing mold locators • Custom lengths, strokes and diameters available.

“These docking pins have enabled several >SAS< customers to consistently increase production of complex insert molded parts while reducing labor,” said Robert Dalton, General Manager for SAS Automation. “Our insert mold tools and spring-loaded docking pins have automated many operations that used to be performed manually.”

About >SAS< Automation SAS< is a leading supplier of modularrobotic end-of-arm tooling (EOAT) components, end effectors & robotic gripper systems – capable of servicing any part and any robot. >SAS< manufactures in the USA “get a grip!”, and distributes “nip it!” Nile sprue nipper line, and “GRIP IT!“ Asian chucking/gripper line. >SAS< is ISO 9001:2000 Quality Certified. Specialists in Robotic End-of-Arm tooling & Gripper systems, Sprue Nippers, CNC degating & Insert Mold tooling for manufacturing, packaging & plastics industries. Sales, service & support to: USA, Canada, Mexico, Europe. ###

USA Company Contact: Rob Dalton

Corporate Office - USA: SAS Automation, LLC 1200 South Patton Street Xenia, OH 45385 USA TEL: +1 937- 372-5255 FAX: +1 937- 372-5555

European Office: SAS Automation – Europe Robotergreifsysteme GmbH Im Schlehert 26 D-76187 Karlsruhe,Germany TEL: +49 (0) 721 26306 - 0 FAX: +49 (0) 721 26306 - 22

Media Contact: Barbara Castilano +1 937-436-2648



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