Is a Vacuum Gripper Right for Your Collaborative Robot Application?

January 3, 2019

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Vacuum grippers, or suction cup grippers, can be a highly effective and simple gripping solution in a wide range of applications. With the right type of part and the right integration, vacuum grippers can provide powerful, safe grips in collaborative robot applications. However, there are several other types of grippers out there that rely on force to grip the inside or outside of parts, which can make it difficult to know if a vacuum gripper is the best solution for your collaborative robot.

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