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Conveyor Chain pikchain® for intelligent Pick & Place solutions Application pick  - IGUS® GMBH

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pikchain® - Novel machine component for machinery and equipment manufacturers in the automation sector. Intelligent conveyor chain with integrated power & data supply Give each conveyor link a separate function. Equip it with grippers, suction cups, tools, sensors, cameras, and, and, and… Reduce pick & place times drastically. Up to 30% faster. Technical Data (preliminary). Travel: up to 30 m. Continious speed: 2-3 m/s. Installation: horizontal, vertical and side mounted 90°. Max. load per conveyor chain link: approx. 5,0 k. Request pikchain® conveyor Chain (PDF) pikchain_Project_en.pdf Personal contact I will gladly show you solution proposals for your application. Contact pikchain® Blog Tips and tricks for the pikchain® - the pikchain® blog pikchain® Blog Product flyer pikchain® conveyor chain Award-winning igus® designs pikchain® as the main component in a stacking machine 1 C-Chain 2 Gliding elements made of iglidur® J 3 Air duct, transition from the c-chain to the pikchain® 4 Pneumatic hoses horizontal Vertical Site-mounted 1 Pneumatic hose 2 Conveyor chain link 3 Energy 4 Bus cable 5 C-Chain 1 Pneumatic hose 2 Integrated strain relief 3 Media supply system 4 Tool holder 5 Chainflex® cables c-chain: The world's first continuously circulating energy chain® pikchain® - Novel machine component for machinery and equipment manufacturers in the automation sector. Intelligent conveyor chain with integrated power & data supply Give each conveyor link a separate function. Equip it with grippers, suction cups, tools, sensors, cameras, and, and, and… Reduce pick & place times drastically. Up to 30% faster. Technical Data (preliminary). Travel: up to 30 m. Continious speed: 2-3 m/s. Installation: horizontal, vertical and side mounted 90°. Max. load per conveyor chain link: approx. 5,0 k. Function and installation types for the pikchain® conveyor chain Personal contact I will gladly show you solution proposals for your application. Contact pikchain® Blog Tips and tricks for the pikchain® - the pikchain® blog pikchain® Blog Product flyer pikchain® conveyor chain Award-winning igus® designs Interview with Andreas Hermey, Development and Design Manager regarding the special operating principle and potential uses of the pikchain®. Interview (German) Potential uses of the pikchain® conveyor chain in the wood industry. pikchain® as a vertical conveyor for cardboard boxes (ASA in Mainhausen) Study: three pikchains® as interacting components for an analysis and sorting machine for technical components A = machining units / tools B = planar assembly surface C = c-kette D = = Main feed E = Maintenance-free linear units F = Circlet cable 1 Pneumatic hose 2 Conveyor chain link 3 Energy 4 Bus cable 5 C-Chain 1 Pneumatic hose 2 Integrated strain relief 3 Media supply system 4 Tool holder 5 Chainflex® cables Example: Pick and place of a work piece with pickchain® The igus® pikchain® could conceivably use a variety of grippers, suction cups, sensors, cameras, etc. The standard delivery scope for the pikchain® consists of: C-Chain pikchain® links Guide troughs We can also optionally deliver: Rotary union (slip ring) Chainflex® cables Chainflex® CF Air hoses Not included in the scope of delivery: Frame Motor Gears Guide rollers Tools, such as suction cups, grippers, etc. Programming/control system

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