Pneumatic and Mechanical Gripper Tools Videos

Grip and Power Rotate Lifting Device for Castings

Grip and Power Rotate Lifting Device for Castings

This tool was custom designed to lift metal castings and rotate them 180 degrees. The tool handles a wide range of parts, and has manual adjustments to allow for the quick and easy change of the width of grip jaws. The tool also had a center of gravity shift to keep the part level.

Keg Grip, Lift and Rotate Tool

Keg Grip, Lift and Rotate Tool

This custom pneumatic tool lifts, grips, and rotates kegs. The tool has adjustable grip jaws that can lift Mini Kegs, Quarter Barrel Kegs, Half Barrel Kegs and Slim Quarter Kegs. It has a fully automatic and integrated center of gravity shifter that keeps the tool and kegs perfectly level to the floor. The floating handle keeps the operator at a comfortable ergonomic postion while raising or lowering the kegs; and our Gripper Safety Circuit prevents the operator from accidentally pressing the release button and dropping the kegs in mid-air.

Electric Motor Housing, Stator, Laminate: Lift, Grip, and Pitch Tool

Electric Motor Housing, Stator, Laminate: Lift, Grip, and Pitch Tool

This custom electric motor assembly tool lifts, grips, and pitches 600 pound electric motor housings, motor stators and motor laminates. Once the various electric motor parts are lifted, the operator can rotate the parts 360 degrees. The part rotation can be performed in any position along the 90 degree pitching action of the tool. The tool is integrated with a variable speed Demag Electric Chain Hoist and infinitely proportional lifting controls. Our Ergonomic Partners custom Gripper Safety Circuit prevents the operator from accidentally pressing the release button and dropping the motor parts in mid-air.

Multiple Size Part Lifter for Loading CNC Stations

Multiple Size Part Lifter for Loading CNC Stations

This custom tool is suspended from an Easy Arm zero gravity PLC controlled lift system. Each tool has the capability to lift diffrent size metal parts that are loaded into a CNC machining station. The lifting device features Ergonomic Partners custom gripper safely circuit, which prevents the part from being released in mid-air.

Hops Bale Lifter

Hops Bale Lifter

This custom lifting device grips and lifts 200 pound hops bales. The tool is suspended from a Gorbel Easy Arm and grabs the bales with stainless steel prongs.

Pneumatic Gripper for Bar Stock

Pneumatic Gripper for Bar Stock

Pneumatic Gripper for Bar Stock designed to lift up 1.5 inch-to-4 inch stock weighing up to 190 pounds.

Dual Purpose Vacuum and Mechanical Bag Gripper Tool

Dual Purpose Vacuum and Mechanical Bag Gripper Tool

This lifting device picks up bags using two independent gripping methods. The operator can switch between the use of the vacuum gripper or the mechanical grip jaws to lift different types of bags. The gripper device was integrated with a pneumatic chain hoist and overhead crane.

Grip, Lift and Pitch tool for 150 lb. Brakes

Grip, Lift and Pitch tool for 150 lb. Brakes

Suspended from an Easy Arm this custom lifter for 150 pound brakes automatically keeps the part level and pitches 90 degrees.

Custom Bag/Sack Gripper to Handle 120 lb. Loads

Custom Bag/Sack Gripper to Handle 120 lb. Loads

This custom bag lifter is easy to use for lefties or righties and is mounted to an Easy Arm for fast pick and placement.

ID Core Gripper for Carbon Fiber Rolls

ID Core Gripper for Carbon Fiber Rolls

Tool designed to pick up 50 pound carbon fiber rolls in an area with FOD (foreign object damage) requirements.

Aircraft Flap Track Grip and Rotate Tool

Aircraft Flap Track Grip and Rotate Tool

Grip and pitch tool designed to lift up to 150 pound aircraft flap tracks. (A 150 pound steel I-beam was substituted for the flap track.)

Steel Pipe End Effector With Pneumatic Grip and Rotate

Steel Pipe End Effector With Pneumatic Grip and Rotate

Custom End Effector designed to lift up to 250 pound steel pipes or cylinders to load a CNC machine. The tool can manually adjust to handle multiple widths. Tool pneumatically grips and pneumatically rotates in a clockwise/counterclockwise motion.

450 Pound Copper Coil ID Gripper Tool

450 Pound Copper Coil ID Gripper Tool

This custom ID grip tool is designed to pick and place 450 pound copper coils in the horizontal position. Tool has a special cushioned gripper to prevent damage to the soft copper product.

Burlap Coffee Sack Lifter

Burlap Coffee Sack Lifter

This custom lifting device picks up 80 pound sacks of coffee beans. The tool is suspended from a Gorbel Easy Arm, and features stainless steel grip prongs with an articulating operator handle.

Magnetic Sheet Roll Lifter

Magnetic Sheet Roll Lifter

This custom pneumatic gripper tool lifts rolls of magnetic sheet. The tool is suspended from an intelligent articulating arm and features ergonomic handle controls, float mode, and our Gripper Safety Circuit preventing the operator from accidentally releasing the rolls in mid-air.

Pneumatic Grip Tool for 35lb Circuit Breakers

Pneumatic Grip Tool for 35lb Circuit Breakers

This pneumatic gripper tool was designed with slide in jaw sets to allow for the pickup of multiple different parts.

Straight Horizontal to Horizontal Banding Lifting Device

Straight Horizontal to Horizontal Banding Lifting Device

This ergonomic gripping device lifts 110 pound coils of banding material from a horizontal position and sets them down in the same orientation.

Wire Spool End of Arm Tooling (EOAT) Gripper

Wire Spool End of Arm Tooling (EOAT) Gripper

Watch this equipment demonstration video to see how easily this straight transfer lifting device can grip and move 100lb coils of fiber optic material. EAOT was hung from Gorbel Easy Arm.

Cylindrical Catalytic Converter Lifting Tool

Cylindrical Catalytic Converter Lifting Tool

Designed and built to grip, lift and rotate cylindrical catalytic converters of diffrent sizes. The gripper tool features a 180 degree rotation, floating handle, and our custom Gripper Safety Circuit preventing the operator from accidentally pressing the release button and dropping the converter in mid-air.

Automotive Manufacturing EOAT to Grip and Transfer

Automotive Manufacturing EOAT to Grip and Transfer

This lifting device is designed to palletize 60 pound potting pallets.

Automotive Lift Assist with Zero Gravity Arm

Automotive Lift Assist with Zero Gravity Arm

This tool is suspended from an Easy Arm zero gravity articulating arm; and uses a small pneumatic actuator to grip automotive parts. The pneumatic gripper design features Ergonomic Partners custom gripper safely circuit, which prevents the part from being released in mid-air.

Printer Lifter with Pneumatic Grip Jaws

Printer Lifter with Pneumatic Grip Jaws

This tool is suspended from an Easy Arm zero gravity PLC controlled lift system; and has custom grip jaws designed for minimum stroke and deflection so the operator can place the printers into boxes. The lifting device features Ergonomic Partners custom gripper safely circuit, which prevents the part from being released in mid-air.

Oven Gripper Lifting Device

Oven Gripper Lifting Device Video

Single and Double Oven Gripper tool with a Gorbel G-Force 360.

Mechanical Lifter for Woven or Burlap Sacks

Mechanical Lifter for Woven or Burlap Sacks

Integrated mechanical gripper with two stainless steel hooks to pierce the sacks and transport from a pallet to a conveyor.

Banding Grip and Pitch

Banding Grip and Pitch Video

OD Gripping Tool to Lift 110 pound of Banding Material and Rotate 90 Degrees Integrated with Gorbel G-Force.

Missile Lifting Device with G-Force

Missile Lifting Device with G-Force

OD mechanical Missile lifting device with Gorbel G-Force.

Pneumatic Gripper for Missile Crates

Pneumatic Gripper for Missile Crates

Pneumatic gripper tool for Missile crates.

Transformer Gripper with Dual Balance Float

Transformer Gripper with Dual Balance Float

Gripper tool for lifting 40 pound transformers with a dual balance float control.

T-Slot Lift Assist for Silicon Wafers

T-Slot Lift Assist for Silicon Wafers

Video of a gripper lift assist for T-Slot silicon wafers

Brake Drum Lift Assist

Brake Drum Lift Assist

This tool is designed to lift up to 100 pound brake drums and rotate them 90 degrees.

400 lb Gear Lift Assist with Float Mode

400 lb Gear Lift Assist with Float Mode

Compact, adjustable ID gripper to lift 400 pound gears with a Gorbel G-Force in float mode operation.

Automotive Muffler Lifting Device

Automotive Muffler Lifting Device

Mechanical gripper tool for lifting automotive mufflers to racks and jigs.

Machining Center Pneumatic Lifting Device

Machining Center Pneumatic Lifting Device

Pneumatic OD lifting device for machined metal centers.

Mechanical Cardboard Core Probe Lifter

Mechanical Cardboard Core Probe Lifter

Video of a ID mechanical cardboard core probe lifter.

Fiber Bun Grip and Pitch Lift Assist

Fiber Bun Grip and Pitch Lift Assist

Custom gripper for lifting large 50 pound 900 degree fiberglass buns from a mold and pitching 90 degress.

Brake Handling Easy Arm

Brake Handling Easy Arm Video

High cycle pick and place application utilizing a Gorbel Easy Arm with a pneumatic gripper for pick and place every 5 seconds.

Casting Lift Assist

Casting Gripper for Heavy Equipment Manufacturer Video

CATERPILLAR Gripper tool with 3 prong grip integrated with a Gorbel G-Force for lifting 100 pound castings.

Wire Spool Handling

Creel Room Wire Spool Lift Tool Video

Grip and Rotate tool for 90 pound parts integrated with a Zimmerman Air Balancer.

Creel Room Grip and Pitch Tool

Creel Room Grip and Pitch Tool

Grip and pitch tool designed to lift up to 80 pound creel room coils. The tool is attached to a Articulating Gorbel Easy Arm with the G-Force intelligent lifting device.

Gorbel Easy Arm

Lead Plate Lifting Device to Load a Lathe Video

Grip and pitch lifting device to load 120 pound lead plates into a lathe.

Gorbel Easy Arm

Gorbel Easy Arm Video

Simple video to show basic functionality of the Gorbel Easy Arm.

Off Center OD Grip and Rotate Tool

Off Center OD Grip and Rotate Tool

This tool was designed to grip parts off their center of gravity and rotate them 180 degrees.

Computer Server Lift Assist

Computer Server Lift Assist

This tool lifts and grips 150 pound computer servers.

Gorbel Easy Arm with OD Grip

Gorbel Easy Arm with OD Grip Video

High cycle application utilizing a Gorbel Easy Arm and OD Robo - Hand Gripper to lift 40 pound castings every 10 seconds in a low headroom environment.

Motor Stator Gripper on a G-Force

Motor Stator Gripper on a G-Force

Pneumatic gripper for motor stators or motor armatures using a zero gravity G-Force lifter.

Zero Gravity Frame Lifter

Zero Gravity Frame Lifter

This tool lifts, grips and 90 degree rotates 150 pound metal frames.

OD Lift Assist with Adjustable Grip

OD Lift Assist with Adjustable Grip Video

Pneumatic Gripper with pneumatic rotation to lift Cylindrical shaped parts integrated with a Zimmerman air balancer.

Roll Gripper Tool

Roll Lifter with ID Grip Video

ID Grip tool for lifting 90 pound rolls utilizing a Robo - Hand ID gripper on a Zimmerman Air balancer for depalletizing and loading rolls.

Roll Lifter

Roll Lift and Rotate with Zero Gravity Lift Video

Mechanical Roll Lifter with mechanical rotate integrated with the Gorbel G-Force.

Roll OD Grip and Rotate

OD Roll Gripper with Rotate on a Gorbel G-Force

This tool pneumatically grips the rolls and has a powered rotate to load rolls of material into boxes. This tool is integrated with a custom programmed Gorbel G-Force.

Roll ID Grip and Rotate with Ergonomic Handles

ID Roll Grip and Rotate with Ergonomic Handle

Pneumatic ID grip tool to handle 65 pound parts with tall ergonomic handle design to prevent operators from bending.

Silicon Ingot Pneumatic Gripper

Silicon Ingot Pneumatic Gripper

Large pneumatic gripper for handling up to 500 pound silicon ingots. This tool is integrated with a 660 pound G-Force using a remote mount handle.

Tube Lifting Device with Floating Handle

Tube Lifting Device with Floating Handle

Pneumatic gripper with floating handling for gripping large cylinders and rotating them 180 degrees. The tool is integrated with a Gorbel Easy Arm.

Wire Spool Lift Assist

Wire Spool Handling with Aluminum Frame

Pneumatic Grip and pneumatic pitch utilizing a Zimmerman Air Balancer for a low headroom application.

Wire Spool Handler with Gas Spring

Wire Spool Handling with Gas Spring

Mechanical tool with Zimmerman Air balancer used to grip and pitch wire spools of material.

Bag Gripper

Bag Gripper Video

Simple Pinch Gripper with Robo - Hand Gripper to lift bags of Dog Food.

Manual Roll Grip and Rotate MRT-330-AL

Manual Roll Grip and Rotate MRT-330-AL Video

Safely lift and turn rolls by the core or by the outside diameter, Failsafe gripper design, Below the hook lifting quickly attaches to standard hoist hooks

Roll Lifter with Manual Turner and Level

Roll Lifter with Manual Turner and Level

This roll turner is engineered with manual auto-leveling and turning for roll weights up to 330 pounds (150 kg).

Aluminum Ingot Pneumatic Gripper

Aluminum Ingot Pneumatic Gripper

Lifting device to grip and manually rotate 100 pound aluminum ingots.

Pantograph Lifter for Engine Block

Pantograph Lifter for Engine Block

This gripper has handles and controls on both sides allowing the operator to spin the tool 180 degrees rapidly for proper lifting of the engine block.

Braze Line Manipulator for Lifting Double HVAC Coils

Braze Line Manipulator for Lifting Double HVAC Coils

This tool lifts, grips and 90 degree rotates 70 pound coils.

Brake Hub Lifter for Straight Transfer

Brake Hub Lifter for Straight Transfer

This is the ideal tool for moving up to 150 pound brake hubs in a work cell. The tool is suspended from an Easy Arm articulating zero gravity PLC controlled lift system; and can easily transfer different size brake hubs. The lifting tool features Ergonomic Partners custom gripper safely circuit, which prevents the hubs from being released in mid-air.

Single Articulated hook lifter to Lift Jerry Cans

Single Articulated hook lifter to Lift Jerry Cans

Adjustable mechanical lifter that can lift one Jerry Can weighing up to 70 pounds.

Dual Hook Mechanical Gripper to Lift 140 lb Jerry Cans

Dual Hook Mechanical Gripper to Lift 140 lb. Jerry Cans

Articulated mechanical lifter that can lift two Jerry Cans at one time weighing up to 140 pounds.

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