Gecko Gripper

The nature inspired OnRobot gecko technology makes it possible to attach and  lift any kind of flat and smooth surfaces. Fast and easy gripping technology for Pick & Place application.

  • Description
  • Specifications

Gecko gripper is enhanced with gecko-inspired adhesive which will hep the robot to pick flat/porous products easily without  vacuum system. Moreover it is integrated with load sensor to grasp the product precisely and range sensor to detect the product before picking and while handling it throughout the operation. 

  • Grips with gecko-inspired adhesive
  • Picks up flat objects without air systems
  • Can lift solid or porous objects
  • Instantaneous gripping
  • Integrated load sensor for precise gripping
  • Range sensor – part presence
  • 3 ways to clean: autonomous, robotically and manually
Work piece materialPolished SteelAcrylicGlassSheet Metal
Maximum payload (x2 safety factor)4.1 kg4.1 kg3.3 kg3.1 kg
Maximum payload with Cleaning System1.6 kg1.3 kg
Pre-load required for max adhesion125 N
Detachment time500 ms
Holds part on power loss?Yes
Change-out interval50,000 to 100,000 cycles
Autonomous cleaning systemPiezoelectric
Minimum run-time for cleaning1 second
Autonomous cleaning interval and % recovery15 sec: 3% / 2 min: 5%/ 15 min: 15% (max)
Robotic cleaning systemSilicon roller
Robotic cleaning interval and % recoveryVariable / 100%
SensorsPre-load sensorUltrasonic Range sensor
Range0-400 N0 – 260 mm
Sensitivity1 N300 KHz

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