FIPA’s Electrically & Pneumatically Controlled Magnetic Grippers
Thu, 12/13/2012 - 10:58am
Strong holding force, easy system integration: FIPA (Cary, NC) now offers a pneumatically controlled magnetic gripper in addition to its already popular electrically controlled version. Features include:
- High-Process Reliability: High holding force. Keeps work piece in place, even when compressed air supply is lost.
- A Large Area of Application: Secure handling of flat, ferromagnetic work pieces with and without boreholes or cutouts.
- A High Holding Force: Up to 70% greater than in comparable pneumatic grippers.
- Parts Monitoring: Optional PNP and NPN magnetic sensors available to monitor piston position.