With new FEATURE grip product range, KIPP has developed and offers smart components and solutions that deliver information and can be networked and so are suitable for Industry 4.0. The aim is for customers to use these intelligent components to help make digitised manufacturing processes more stable, precise and reliable by providing additional information.
Toggle clamps with force sensor
Toggle clamps are used to hold and clamp workpieces. They are used as a mounting and holding device.
• A sensor that determines the clamping spindle force has been integrated into the clamping spindle. The height of the spindle is adjustable. • The signal is transmitted via a connected cable. • All registered forces are recorded and monitored in the process. • The clamping force used and when a preset force has been achieved can be displayed for the operator. • Analogue output signal 4mA – 20mA. • Digital output signals are available on request. • Safety rating IP66.
HEINRICH KIPP WERK is a manufacturer in the clamping technology, standard elements and operating parts sector. The company produces at its site in Germany using a wide range of machinery.
The product range includes more than 36000 articles that are all quickly available from the onsite logistics centre. KIPP is therefore a reliable partner for industry and plant and machine construction. A new KIPP catalogue “Operating parts | Standard elements” appears every 2 years with many new developments.
KIPP develops the products and tests them in quality control completely in-house. Through extensive production resources, standard element assemblies and single parts can be realised as special solutions. During the development of KIPP operating parts special attention is paid to ergonomics and stability.
HEINRICH KIPP WERK has existed since 1919 and since 1950 has put the emphasis on self-developed clamping tools such as the classic KIPP clamping lever. The company has 400 employees and is present in more than 50 countries.