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Light Load Parts

The Light Load Parts category includes parts suitable for handling light load cargo. Designed to execute a task quickly and keep up with high workflow, these parts are light and operate at high velocity.

light load parts

Belt Conveyors

Belt Conveyors are used to transport light load cargo. Can be controlled by digital or analog values.

  • Available lengths: 2, 4 and 6 m
  • Max. conveying speed: 0.6 m/s (digital); 3 m/s (analog)

You can enable an Incremental Encoder for this part through the Context Menu.

belt conveyors

Configurations

Digital

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Belt Conveyor (2m, 4m, 6m) # Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).

Digital (+/-)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Belt Conveyor (2m, 4m, 6m) # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).
Belt Conveyor (2m, 4m, 6m) # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.

Analog

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Belt Conveyor (2m, 4m, 6m) # (V) Output Float [-10, 10] V: sets the conveying speed (both directions).

Curved Belt Conveyor

Belt Conveyors are used to transport light load cargo. Can be controlled by digital or analog values.

You can enable an Incremental Encoder for this part through the Context Menu.

curved belt conveyor

Configurations

Clockwise

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Curved Belt Conveyor # CW Output Bool Rotate belt clockwise.

Counterclockwise

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Curved Belt Conveyor # CCW Output Bool Rotate belt counterclockwise.

Digital (+/-)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Curved Belt Conveyor # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).
Curved Belt Conveyor # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.

Analog

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Curved Belt Conveyor # (V) Output Float [-10, 10] V: sets the conveying speed (both directions).

Belt Conveyor Gate

Powered slider bed belt conveyor gate designed to provide a passageway to personnel. It's equipped with a closed sensor and can be controlled by digital or analog values.

  • Possible opening angle: 100º
  • Max. conveying sped: 0.6 m/s (digital), 3 m/s (analog)

belt conveyor gate

Configurations

Digital

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Belt Conveyor Gate # Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).
Belt Conveyor Gate # (Opened) Input Bool Gate is open.

Digital (+/-)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Belt Conveyor Gate # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).
Belt Conveyor Gate # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.
Belt Conveyor Gate # (Opened) Input Bool Gate is open.

Analog

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Belt Conveyor Gate # (V) Output Float [-10, 10] V: sets the conveying speed (both directions).
Belt Conveyor Gate # (Opened) Input Bool Gate is open.

Inclined Belt Conveyor

Inclined Belt Conveyors are used to transport light load cargo. Can be controlled by digital or analog values.

You can enable an Incremental Encoder for this part through the Context Menu.

curved belt conveyor

Configurations

Digital

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Inclined Belt Conveyor # Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).

Digital (+/-)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Inclined Belt Conveyor # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).
Inclined Belt Conveyor # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.

Analog

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Inclined Belt Conveyor # (V) Output Float [-10, 10] V: sets the conveying speed (both directions).

Conveyor Scale

High speed conveyor scale used for weight control. Measures different weight ranges according to the selected configuration.

  • Max. conveying speed: 0.6 m/s
  • Capacities: 20 and 100 Kg

conveyor scale

Configurations

20 Kg Max. / 100 Kg Max.

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Conveyor Scale # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).
Conveyor Scale # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.
Conveyor Scale # Weight (V) Input Float [0, 10] V: current weight.

Straight Spur Conveyor

Infeed/outfeed multi-belt conveyor, commonly used for accurate merging of loads into belt conveyors. Digital and analog values can control the conveyor.

  • Max. conveying speed: 0.8 m/s (digital); 3 m/s (analog)

straight spur conveyor

Configurations

Digital (+/-)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Straight Spur Conveyor # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt (arrow direction).
Straight Spur Conveyor # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.

Analog

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Straight Spur Conveyor # (V) Output Float [-10, 10] V: sets the conveying speed (both directions).

Pivot Arm Sorter

A 45º power face arm diverter, powered by a gearmotor. Equipped with a belt that helps to deviate the conveyed items onto the next part. The arm can rotate left or right according to the selected configuration.

  • Belt speed: 2 m/s
  • Arm angular speed: 5 rad/s

pivot arm sorter

Configurations

Turn Left

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pivot Arm Sorter # (Turn) Output Bool Turn left.
Pivot Arm Sorter # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt.
Pivot Arm Sorter # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.

Turn Right

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pivot Arm Sorter # (Turn) Output Bool Turn right.
Pivot Arm Sorter # (+) Output Bool Rotate belt.
Pivot Arm Sorter # (-) Output Bool Rotate belt.

Pop-Up Wheel Sorter

A 45º double-sided pop-up wheel sorter used to divert items to three different directions via pivoted rollers.

  • Wheel radius: 0.05 m
  • Conveying speed: 1.5 m/s
  • Normally centered
  • Wheels stroke: 0.003 m

pop-up wheel sorter

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pop Up Wheel Sorter # (+) Output Bool Raise and rotate.
Pop Up Wheel Sorter # (Left) Output Bool Turn left or return to center.
Pop Up Wheel Sorter # (Right) Output Bool Turn right or return to center.

Aligners

Thin metal structured attachable to a conveyor to prevent parts from falling when transported at high speeds. There are four types of aligners available and in several colors (Context Menu > Configuration).

aligners

Aligner 1 Aligner 2 Aligner 3 Wheel Aligner

Position Adjustment

Aligners include a gizmo that allows finer control over its position. Left-clicking and dragging the white arrows gizmo moves the aligner by 2.5 cm increments. Holding Left shift while dragging allows unconstrained movement.

position gizmo

Pusher

Pneumatic pusher sorter equipped with two reed sensors indicating the front and back limits. It also includes a servo valve which can be used to set and measure the rod position. Control can be done by digital or analog values according to the selected configuration.

  • Default speed: 1 m/s
  • Fast speed: 4 m/s
  • Stroke: 0.9 m

pusher

Configurations

Monostable

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pusher # Output Bool Move forward.
Pusher # (Front Limit) Input Bool At front limit.
Pusher # (Back Limit) Input Bool At back limit.

Monostable (Fast)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pusher # Output Bool Move forward (fast).
Pusher # (Front Limit) Input Bool At front limit.
Pusher # (Back Limit) Input Bool At back limit.

Bistable

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pusher # (+) Output Bool Move forward.
Pusher # (-) Output Bool Move backward.
Pusher # (Front Limit) Input Bool At front limit.
Pusher # (Back Limit) Input Bool At back limit.

Analog

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pusher # Set Point (V) Output Float [-10, 10] V: sets the target speed.
Pusher # Position (V) Input Float [0, 10] V: rod position.

Digital & Analog

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Pusher # Set Point (V) Output Float [-10, 10] V: sets the target speed.
Pusher # Position (V) Input Float [0, 10] V: rod position.
Pusher # (Front Limit) Input Bool At front limit.
Pusher # (Back Limit) Input Bool At back limit.

Chute Conveyor

Straight chute conveyor, mostly used to dispatch items from belt conveyors.

chute conveyor

Stop Blade

The stop blade is a pneumatically actuated device used to stop or accumulate material.

  • Normally down
  • Stroke: 0.12 m

stop blade

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Stop Blade # Output Bool Raise.

Bracket and Metal Corner

The bracket is a metal structure used as a height barrier and can be used to attach sensors. The metal corner can be used for several purposes including sensor placement.

Bracket and Metal Corner are available in several colors (Context Menu > Configuration).

bracket and metal corner

Metal Corner Position Adjustment

Similarly to Aligners, Metal Corners include a gizmo that allows finer control over its position. Left-clicking and dragging the white arrows gizmo moves the aligner by 2.5 cm increments. Holding Left shift while dragging allows unconstrained movement.

Positioning Bars

A device used to consecutively position items at the same place by clamping them. Available in two different configurations, left and right.

It is commonly used with Pick and Place Systems.

  • Vertical stroke: 0.373 m
  • Clamper stroke: 0.48 m

positioning bars

Left

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Positioning Left Bar # (Clamp) Output Bool Clamp.
Positioning Left Bar # (Raise) Output Bool Raise.
Positioning Left Bar # (Clamped) Input Bool Item clamped or limit reached.
Positioning Left Bar # (Limit) Input Bool Vertical limit reached.
Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Positioning Right Bar # (Clamp) Output Bool Clamp.
Positioning Right Bar # (Raise) Output Bool Raise.
Positioning Right Bar # (Clamped) Input Bool Item clamped or limit reached.
Positioning Right Bar # ( Limit) Input Bool Vertical limit reached.