Food Engineering
Technology Sourcebook

4-axis robot

January 9, 2013

4 asix robot abb robotics irb 460Specifically for the high throughput requirements of end-of-line and bag palletizing applications, the ABB Robotics IRB 460 4-axis, 110kg payload, 2.4m reach robot utilizes a FlexGripper Clamp end-of-arm tool for the secure handling of heavy cases or products not compatible with vacuum handling techniques; the function package controls robot cell operation. A complete palletizing system is configured via the configuration wizard. An integral ABB PLC controls the flow of product on the infeed conveyors, pallet conveyors and gripper operation.

ABB Robotics; 248-391-9000; www.abb.com/robotics