Bi-stable Gripper

Are you looking for gripper that stays open when flicked open and shut when flicked shut !

This might interest you.

This gripper can be mounted on carrier chain. The grippers can be used to transport sheets or plastic webs. Most commonly used on thermoforming machines for horizontal transfer of coextruded plastic film up to 2mm thick. It can be integrated in many other applications.

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