Plug-and-play cobots offer a perfect transition from manual handling or assembly to more automated operations. But, it is important to choose one with a powerful and safe grip.
Equipped with grippers, sensors and vision technology, this latest robotics technology is safe and easy to use in almost any setting. Little wonder that collaborative robots, or cobots, are quickly becoming a familiar sight in industry. However, depending on their design, the capacity and capability of these different cobots and end-effectors can vary significantly. This is why it is important to look at how the vacuum is generated in the cobot and gripper unit you are about to choose.