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      Suction cup B-BL40-2 Silicone, 1/2" NPT male composite detectable, FCM, 0207108


      Item no. 0207108

      • The silicone material complies with FDA 21 CFR 177.2600 and EU 1935/2004.
      • Long lasting high-end silicone material
      • A low percentage metal additive (Fe) is mixed with the rubber material to make it detectable.
      • Suitable for bakeries for use with handling seeded product
      • Suitable for level adjustment.
      • Available with male threaded food grade, detectable plastic fittings or acid proof stainless steel fittings. The fittings are separable.
      • Additional fitting option – retainer clip for standard belts used for bread de-panner
      • Easy to clean with hygienic design. No dust/dirt pockets.
      • Low vacuum level needed to collapse bellows. Reduces risk for damaging the handled bakery product
      Metric   Imperial
      Curve radius 15.8 mm
      Movement, vertical max. 27.9 mm
      Application Food contact materials (FDA & EU), detectable
      Fitting size 1/2"
      Fitting style Male
      Fitting type NPT-thread
      Fitting option None
      Material Silicone (SIL detectable FCM), Composite
      Suction cup model B-BL
      Suction cup shape Multibellows
      Tightening torque, max. 13 Nm
      Volume 29.1 cm³
      Weight 15 g
      Height 44 mm
      Outer diameter 42.5 mm
      Outer diameter, actuated 42.5 mm
      Performance — lifting forces
      Vertical lifting force Parallel lifting force
      10 -kPa 8.4 N 4.2 N
      20 -kPa 15.3 N 9 N
      40 -kPa 25.7 N 19.4 N
      Silicone (SIL detectable FCM)
      Colour Blue
      Hardness 40 °Shore A
      Temperature -40 – 200 °C
      Material resistance
      Silicone (SIL detectable FCM)
      Alcohol ++
      Concentrated acids -
      Ethanol N/A
      Hydrolysis +
      Methanol N/A
      Oil -
      Oxidation +++
      Petrol -
      Wear resistance ++
      Weather and ozone +++

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      Spare parts
      Item no.
      Fitting 1/2" NPT Male, composite, B-BL 0207193
      Suction cup B-BL40-2 Silicone, detectable, FCM 0202850

      Item no.
      Retainer clip Ø9, composite, B-BL 0121660
      Fitting G3/8" Male, SS, B-BL 0207181
      Fitting 3/8" NPT Male, SS, B-BL 0207182
      Fitting G1/2" Male, SS, B-BL 0207183
      Fitting 1/2" NPT Male, SS, B-BL 0207184
      Fitting G3/8" Male, composite, B-BL 0207190
      Fitting 3/8" NPT Male, composite, B-BL 0207191
      Fitting G1/2" Male, composite, B-BL 0207192
      Fitting 1/2" NPT Male, composite, B-BL 0207193
      Support / CAD
      Training (4)
        • Suction cups

          • How do I know which lifting forces I need?
            • It depends on the weight of the product that should be lifted and how many suction cups that can be used for the object. Calculate the weight to be lifted per suction cup and then take the weight multiplied with the gravity force (g=9.81) and you have the lifting force needed in Newton (N)

          • How do I know which suction cup to choose?
            • Our recommendation is to start at the application listing to find the products we recommend to different applications. If you have questions please do not hesitate to contact our partners to find the optimum solution.

          • How should Piab suction cups be stored?
          • I have a variation of number of objects to be lifted- how can I make sure to not drop them or to use too much energy? How to optimize this type of system?
            • All suction cups not in contact with an object (open) will draw in a lot of air and demand a larger pump than actually necessary. By using different valves, such as piSAVE sense, in the suction cups, the suction cups will be normally closed until they come in contact with the handled object. Only the cups needed in the specific lifting cycle will be open and flow air. Please see the video piSAVE sense.

          • What is DURAFLEX®?
            • DURAFLEX® is a patented material specially developed to feature the elasticity of rubber and the wear resistance of polyurethane. The DURAFLEX® material is mark-free.

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