RoboPower can be supplied with two different standard grips. The grip fingers in both grips are fitted on a toothed rack and can therefore easily be adjusted according to item size.
Parallel grips are typically used with milling machines and rectangular items. The gripper can be fitted with standard vacuum unit with suction cups.
Three-point grips are used for lathes and round items.
At O. Jacobsens Maskinfabrik the employees had to lift the slabs several times a day from a pallet to the machine and from the machine to the measuring and washing areas and then on to distribution and preparation.
At Hosta Industries, production of large orders for a whole range of slabs was handled manually. Repetitive one-sided work was part and parcel of the production process. The company therfore wanted to streamline the process and eliminate monotonous physical work for the staff.
KAMF is a machine factory where they use a combination of automation and robot solutions, as well as Lean and 5S practices. After KAMF’s first robot investment in a CNC assistant, the firm had so much work on their books that they already felt the need for yet another one.