Lightweight Manipulator Arm (LMA-275) with Adjustable Magnetic Grippers for Tank Tops
We engineered, designed, and built this magnetic tool and 275-pound capacity Lightweight Manipulator Arm (LMA) to grip, lift, and rotate tank tops of various sizes. The air powered manipulator arm features precision bearings, 360-degree rotation at the mast, 360-degree rotation at the secondary arm, and rotation brakes positioned on each arm. The magnetic grip tool features a steel and aluminum powder coated frame, 270-degrees of tool rotation, 360-degrees of part rotation with detent rotation stops, green/red grip indicator, ergonomic handlebars with up/down controls, arm rotation brake lever controls, and interlocked common button grip/release controls. Operators can quickly and easily lift various sizes of tank tops by manually adjusting the tools magnet positions.