A special FDA-compliant material is required when making direct contact with food products. A high flow rate is needed to handle dry food products like biscuits, cookies, cakes or waffles, because their surfaces and shapes are usually irregular and porous.


The special gripper SCG Food features a contact element made from FDA-compliant silicone and a flexible sealing lip that ensures an excellent seal even on textured surfaces. The dirt-resistant vacuum generator provides a high flow rate and high leakage compensation.

Flow gripper SCG for handling dry food products

Type of handling Automated handling
Workpiece Food
Product Vacuum Technology for Automation, Components, Special Grippers
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A special FDA-compliant material is required when making direct contact with food products. A high flow rate is needed to handle dry food products like biscuits, cookies, cakes or waffles, because their surfaces and shapes are usually irregular and porous.

The special gripper SCG Food features a contact element made from FDA-compliant silicone and a flexible sealing lip that ensures an excellent seal even on textured surfaces. The dirt-resistant vacuum generator provides a high flow rate and high leakage compensation.