Assembly engineering

Description / Name of the machine

Two-jaw grab with joining aid


Manual handling of slide box during gearbox assembly.

Special features

Pneumatic grab unit with 2 grab fingers, positive gripping of work piece. Closing motion of grab exclusively controlled by spring operation. Grab opens via pneumatic cylinder. One-button (one-hand) operation, joining aid by means of 2 lateral centring
sleeves on top of grab. Welded bracket with 2 horizontal centring arbours, mounted at belt.

Technical data

Stroke approx. 700 mm
Work piece weight approx. 40 N
Grab power approx.
Pneumatic connection
200 N per grab finger
5 bar, dry, unoiled


Grob-Werke, Mindelheim
VW Kassel

Realization period / year

June 2002

Ident No.
502 8 165 DB
Month / year