Vacuum Lifters and Crane Systems for the Plastics Industry

Moving Sacks and Boards ergonomically

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Schmalz Inc.
5850 Oak Forest Drive
Raleigh NC 27616
United States of America

T:. +1 919 713-0880
F: +1 919 713-0883
schmalz@schmalz.us
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In the plastic processing industry, molded parts, fibers, plastic films or semi-finished products are produced using granulates or powder. Depending on the requirements, the plastics can be adapted to a wide variety of conditions. Their temperature resistance, elasticity and resistance to chemicals make plastics essential to industrial applications. Thanks to their versatility, plastics are now used in virtually all sectors. Whether as packaging materials and insulation, or for use in the automotive industry, plastics are an important component in all industrial applications.

Schmalz offers vacuum lifters for handling plastics. They relieve operators of the weight of the workpieces and offer ergonomics and efficiency during manual loading of machining tools.


Vacuum Lifters for the Plastics Industry

Vacuum tube lifter JumboErgo

  • Tube lifter JumboErgo for dynamic handling of flat workpieces
  • The lifting unit, operator handle, suction cups and vacuum generator can be configured
  • Swivel workpieces by 90° (optional with JumboErgo PSE)
  • Workpieces up to 300 kg

VacuMaster Basic

  • Load-bearing capacities of up to 750 kg
  • Ergonomic operator handle
  • Malfunction-free manual sliding valve with clamp-safe catch lever

VacuMaster Comfort

  • Load-bearing capacities of up to 750 kg
  • Operator handle with integrated control of the lifting device and the chain hoist
  • Controlled vacuum generator for reduced energy consumption

Crane Systems for the Plastics Industry

Aluminum Bridge Cranes

  • Installation on ceiling or portal construction
  • Lift capacity up to 1,200 kg

Column-Mounted Jib Cranes

  • Fitted with anchors for floor mounting
  • Lift capacity up to 1,000 kg
  • Optionally available with mobile base plate (lift capacity up to 200 kg)

Wall-Mounted Jib Cranes

  • Mounted using a wall bracket or clasp bracket
  • Lift capacity up to 1,000 kg

Chain hoists

  • Sturdy chain hoist with limit switch
  • Lift capacity up to 2,500 kg
  • Standard lifting height of 3,000 mm
  • CSA certified for USA and Canada
Automatic processes in the plastics industry

For automated processes, Schmalz offers vacuum components and gripping systems ready for connection

Vacuum technology for automated processes in the plastics industry


Ergonomic Vacuum Lifters in Use

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