clamping gripper

clamping gripper

[′klamp·iŋ ′grip·ər]
(control systems)
A robot element that uses two-link movements, parallel-jaw movements, and combination movements to grasp and handle objects.
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Limited Tenders are invited for 1)Tool Clamping Gripper, Pama Code 75040040 For Pama Iii Cnc Horizontal Boring Machine, Machine Model Speedram 2000, Machine Sl No.
Once it has reached the crate, the clamping gripper initially remains loosely closed until it has found the ideal gripping position.
The robot then determines its exact position using a laser and picks up the core using a clamping gripper to dip it into a bath of water wash.