Pneumatic Grippers

A pneumatic gripper uses compressed air to operate its jaws, also called fingers. These gripper fingers act a bit like human fingers by holding, handling, gripping the object into the required place. Most often these pneumatic grippers have 2 fingers (a parallel gripper or an angular gripper) or 3 fingers which use a single/ double acting cylinder for control purposes.

There are 2 main types of gripper, the angular and parallel gripper. The parallel gripper being the most popular and most widely used due to their simplicity and ability to work with different dimensions.

Common place for a pneumatic gripper is as part of an automation process, where individual items such as tiny semiconductors to much larger parts such as car engines are manufactured, equally grippers are often added to robotics to enable and assist them with pick and place work in particular as well as with other interactions.

What advantages are there of a pneumatic gripper?

  • The jaws have a high gripping potential
  • The gripper is both lightweight and smaller in size
  • Lower costs are involved
  • The gripper is easy to implement/ customise for application specific requirements

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Description Price Manufacturer Series Action Number of Fingers Gripping Type Maximum Operating Pressure Absolute Maximum Pressure Cushioning Type Port Connection Weight Size Type
RS Stock No. 366-3604
Mfr. Part No.MHZ2-16DN
BrandSMC
$667.95
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MHZ2 Double 2 Parallel 0.7 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 115g -
RS Stock No. 768-1621
Mfr. Part No.MHW2-32D
BrandSMC
$1,477.53
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MHW2 Double 2 Angle 0.7 MPa - - Rc 1/8 910g -
RS Stock No. 700-7314
Mfr. Part No.MHS3-32D
BrandSMC
$1,206.12
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MHS3 Double 3 Parallel 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 237g -
RS Stock No. 700-7304
Mfr. Part No.MHL2-20D2
BrandSMC
$1,207.55
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MHL2 Double 2 Parallel 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 1.7kg -
RS Stock No. 478-056
Mfr. Part No.MHY2-16D2
BrandSMC
$575.48
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MHY2 Double 2 Angle 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 150g -
RS Stock No. 245-0003
Mfr. Part No.MHS3-20D
BrandSMC
$962.99
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MHS3 Double 3 Parallel 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 100g -
RS Stock No. 182-5872
Mfr. Part No.MHC2-25D
BrandSMC
$561.15
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MHC2 Double 2 Angle 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 311g -
RS Stock No. 203-1506
Mfr. Part No.DHDS-32-A-NC
BrandFesto
$1,737.97
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DHDS-32-A-NC Double 3 - 8 bar - - - - -
RS Stock No. 700-7332
Mfr. Part No.MHY2-25D
BrandSMC
$782.70
Each
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MHY2 Double 2 Angle 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 560g -
RS Stock No. 233-2113
Mfr. Part No.MHL2-10D
BrandSMC
$794.33
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MHL2 Double 2 Parallel 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 280g -
RS Stock No. 196-4470
Mfr. Part No.MHF2-16D2R
BrandSMC
$1,292.68
Each
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MHF2 Double 2 Low Profile 0.7 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 650g Standard
RS Stock No. 203-1503
Mfr. Part No.DHPS-20-A-NC
BrandFesto
$1,344.10
Each
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DHPS-20-A-NC Double 2 Parallel 8 bar - - - - -
RS Stock No. 478-046
Mfr. Part No.MHY2-20D2
BrandSMC
$634.84
Each
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MHY2 Double 2 Angle 0.6 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 320g -
RS Stock No. 196-1185
Mfr. Part No.MRHQ20D-180S-N
BrandSMC
$2,206.36
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MRHQ Double 2 Parallel 0.7 MPa 0.7MPa - - 1.1kg -
RS Stock No. 203-1474
Mfr. Part No.DHPS-16-A
BrandFesto
$1,084.76
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DHPS-16-A Double 2 Parallel 8 bar - - - - -
RS Stock No. 203-1482
Mfr. Part No.DHDS-16-A
BrandFesto
$1,363.15
Each
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DHDS-16-A Double 3 - 8 bar - - - - -
RS Stock No. 700-7336
Mfr. Part No.MHZ2-10D
BrandSMC
$631.88
Each
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MHZ2 Double 2 Parallel 0.7 MPa - - M3 x 0.5 55g -
RS Stock No. 700-7294
Mfr. Part No.MHF2-8D
BrandSMC
$874.03
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MHF2 Double 2 Low Profile 0.7 MPa - - M3 65g -
RS Stock No. 196-4476
Mfr. Part No.MHZ2-20C
BrandSMC
$757.44
Each
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MHZ Single 2 Parallel 0.7 MPa - - M5 240g Standard
RS Stock No. 196-4479
Mfr. Part No.MHZL2-20D
BrandSMC
$819.96
Each
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MHZ Double 2 Parallel 0.7 MPa - - M5 x 0.8 270g Standard