It can be used in applications where fresh food products are to be handled automatically, such as in processing and packing lines.
Suitable for processing meat (pork loins etc) and a variety of fresh food products, these polished stainless steel grippers can easily be fitted to robots, handling systems and other automated equipment.
The pneumatically operated LMG-series provides high gripping forces from a compact 2-finger angular gripper and has a built-in grip force safety device which ensures the gripper does not open if air supply is lost.
It incorporates "hygienic design" features such as easy-to-clean, fully sealed mechanics to IP67 and use of lubricants which are food standard compliant.
Electrical monitoring of the gripper open/closed positions is possible via optional magnetic proximity switches and gripping fingers can easily be custom designed to suit the product being handled.
The LMG-series is maitnenance free to 1.5 million cycles and can be cleaned using a wash down hose.
A smaller stacking gripper, model SG-47, which also incorporates hygienic design features is available for food packing applications.
For further information about the Food Industry Grippers - LMG-44 & LMG-64 visit Romheld Australia at http://www.romheld.com.au
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