Article of 25 January 2019
Whether it’s a tool, a telephone or a tissue, we can flexibly pick up, hold and deposit a wide variety of objects with our hands. In industry, however, there are many grippers that are matched to special tasks or workpieces. The gripper finger DHAS and the adaptive shape gripper DHEF from Festo are a couple of exceptions. They skilfully pick up almost anything that comes into their gripping tools.