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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.

Mailing Address:

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

Hot Products

Schunk - Powerball Lightweight Arm LWA 4.6

Schunk - Powerball Lightweight Arm LWA 4.6

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.

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Press Releases

KOMET and SCHUNK Synergy
Submitted on: 04/14/14, 12:04 PM
Komet and Schunk honed in on their Synergy and held a joint distributor event last week at Komet of America's facility in Schaumburg, Illinois.

Schunk Introduces New Improvements to Compact Ring Indexing Table
Submitted on: 04/09/14, 02:52 PM
The new RST-D has been strengthened in areas that help increase performance and improve lifecycle.

RVK "Collect and Place"
Submitted on: 03/17/14, 03:05 PM
The RVK can be easily mounted to the ERS 135, 170, or the RST-D 087 from SCHUNK.

The powerhouse shoulders heavy loads
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 05:25 PM
SCHUNK, the competence leader for clamping technology and gripping systems, now presents the Delta 145C

Flexibly gripping in a machine tool
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 05:23 PM
The SCHUNK unit can be used together with centric or parallel grippers.

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


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