Area grippers and Vacuum End Effectors

The Schmalz area grippers are used in various robot applications due to their lightweight design. The area grippers have a modular design that allows them to be adapted and constructed quickly and easily to meet different customer requirements.

The universal grippers are suitable for a wide range of applications in handling workpieces: 

  • With different geometries and surfaces
  • Independent from their size and weight
  • With porous properties and gaps
  • With an undefined pick-up position

Vacuum End Effectors
The Schmalz modular system for vacuum end effectors (VEE) allows fast, flexible configuration of end effectors for different processes. A wide selection of combinations of vacuum feed and zones, connection elements and suction cup connections is available to create the matching end effector. The VEE online configurator helps you to create an tailored made Vacuum End Effector solution in just a few mouse clicks.