Rethink Robotics’ ClickSmart Vacuum Foam Gripper Kit

Rethink Robotics’ Vacuum Foam Gripper Kit (VFG) is designed as a solution for applications in which objects of different sizes and shapes need to be picked up when surfaces are uneven. The gripper is 80 mm in diameter and includes an analog vacuum sensor for intelligent behaviors. Having gripping problems? Check out the video below [...]

Manufacturer Monday – Airtech Vacuum

Airtech Vacuum Incorporated, established in 1982, is a manufacturer of a wide range of vacuum and pressure technologies servicing North America, Europe, and Asia. Airtech is best known for their pumps and blowers, which are utilized for many applications in a variety of industries. However, what sets Airtech apart from other vacuum and pressure technology [...]

Piab’s piSECURE creates safe vacuum in case of system failure

Piab piSECURE is a decentralized vacuum pump for sealed applications with high safety requirements in case of power or system failure.  piSECURE is perfect for use in robot handling applications of high value objects. 5x better sealing performance than US lifting norm 30x lifting force EU norm Energy reduction of 90% vs standard generator Lightweight for End-of-Arm-Tool [...]