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SCHUNK is a family owned operation and a global player in one. Totaling more than 60 years of experience, SCHUNK offers worldwide leading technology in gripping systems and clamping technology. With more than 2,000 employees located in more than 50 countries in a network of directly owned subsidiaries, SCHUNK offers global customer service and technical support.
SCHUNK designs and manufactures an unmatched selection of gripping systems including grippers, rotary modules, linear modules, robotic components, sensors and accessories.
SCHUNK lives its mission that "with a pioneering spirit and perfection, we are setting worldwide standards". As a brand ambassador of the SCHUNK team, the No. 1 goalkeeper communicates our global competence leadership for clamping technology and gripping systems. The top performance of SCHUNK and Jens Lehmann are characterized by dynamics, precision, and reliability.
211 Kitty Hawk Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
United States of America
Tel: (919) 572-2705
Geographic Region: USA - South East
Company Sector: Manufacturing
Link Library Category: manufacturers - hardware and parts
Keywords: Grippers, Automation, robotics, linear
Partner Status: Marketing Partner
Powerball Lightweight Arm LWA 4.6, 6-Axes-Lightweight Roboter for mobile Handling. Maneuverable, powerful and high-precision The Powerball concept from SCHUNK, the competence leader for clamping technology and gripping systems, takes another step forward: With the Powerball-Lightweightarm LWA 4.6, the pioneer of modular robotics presents an especially compact and flexible aid for stationary and mobile applications in service robotics and industrial handling. The powerful lightweight module from the innovative family-owned company features a weight/payload ratio of 2:1 and is one of the most high-power lightweight arms in the world. At a dead weight of 12 kg, it can dynamically handle loads of up to 6 kg, and has a gripping radius of more than 700 mm.
(Category: Hardware Bits and Pieces)
Force-Moment-Sensor for easy Applications
Submitted on: 02/24/14, 06:03 PM
The sensor can be used for easy assembly applications, at manually-guided robots, or in the field of service robotics.
"Superior Clamping and Gripping"
Submitted on: 02/19/14, 12:17 PM
World class goalkeeper Jens Lehmann is SCHUNK's spokesperson
New Sizes for the WSG Series
Submitted on: 01/20/14, 05:40 PM
The WSG has a long stroke which allows reliable handling of different components and grip force can be precisely controlled internally.
Efficiency Booster for Small Part Handling
Submitted on: 12/19/13, 07:22 PM
This pneumatic valve is so small it can be integrated directly on grippers or other pneumatic actuators.
Rapid Pick & Place for loads up to 5 kg
Submitted on: 12/05/13, 06:13 PM
Fastest pick & place units on the market
Analog multi-positioning monitoring via teachable C-slot sensor
Submitted on: 12/05/13, 06:10 PM
Serves to accurately detect the size of the gripped parts which can be output as an analog voltage value as 0-5 V DC or 0-10 V DC
Compact powerhouses with integrated intelligence
Submitted on: 12/05/13, 06:08 PM
SCHUNK has further developed the modules of the second PowerCube generation, placing greater focus on heavy-duty use in industry.
Submitted on: 12/05/13, 06:06 PM
Profinet module with integrated safety technology
Universal Magnetic Sensor with programmable Switching Points
Submitted on: 11/18/13, 06:02 PM
MMS 22-PI1 magnetic switch from SCHUNK, uses two programmable switching points, making it an all-purpose sensor.
Automatic quick-change system for small robots
Submitted on: 11/04/13, 07:53 PM
SWS-001 with less interfering contours is currently the smallest automatic robot-changing system on the market