Piab extends the VGS™ product range with VGS™4005, a lightweight vacuum gripper ejector
Team IIGA
August 23, 2021

We at Piab are delighted to present the extension of the Piab VGS™ product range. The VGS™4005 is a lightweight vacuum gripper ejector geared to cater for mid-range applications where less vacuum depth is needed. The vacuum gripper ejectors are robust, easy to use and designed to operate in very harsh environments.

VGS™4005 complements our existing VGS™ portfolio by offering a lightweight vacuum gripper ejector with plastic housing, optimal in applications when less vacuum depth is needed, such as bag/pouch handling etc. VGS™4005 is offered with a SX12 or SX42 COAX® cartridge without flap valves, enabling operation in very harsh environments with high dust as well as high humidity levels. With a VGS™ you will enjoy the benefits of a cost-efficient and reliable decentralized vacuum system.

Benefits for the customer include:

  • Compact size
  • Light weight
  • Reduced noise level with integrated silencer
  • Patented COAX® technology
  • Compatible with any suction cup with G3/8" male fitting from Piab’s assortment. Suction cup ordered separately.

The VGS™4005 vacuum gripper ejectors targeted particularly towards applications in harsh environments with high dust as well as  high humidity levels such as

  • Machine tending operations in furniture and floor manufacturing
  • Machine tending operations of ceramics and tiles

In addition, VGS™4005 vacuum gripper ejectors are also targeted towards logistics and packaging applications such as

  • Bin picking / Random bin picking
  • Tray forming, tray unloading and loading
  • Case/Carton erecting
  • Handling of boxes and containers
  • Bag and pouch opening and handling

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