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SAF flat suction pads from Millsom Materials Handling

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article image SAF Flat Suction Pads
Millsom Materials Handling  supplies a range of flat suction pads designed for the safe handling of metal sheets and sheetmetal parts.

Available in a wide range of diameters to suit workpieces of different sizes and shapes, SAF flat suction pads offer a large-area structured inner support to prevent deep-drawing and handling of high lateral forces, even with oily metal sheets.

A special slot on the bottom prevents oily sheets from slipping, permitting precise positioning in laser-cutting machines and stamping presses.

Key applications of SAF flat suction pads:
  • Handling of metal sheets with dynamic movements
  • Handling of thin steel sheets and aluminium sheets without deformation
  • Used in feeder systems for press lines in the automobile industry
  • Handling of sheetmetal parts with small curvature radii
Key features of SAF flat suction pads:
  • Robust and hard-wearing suction pad with single sealing lip, special slot and inner support
  • Nipple vulcanised to the suction pad for high strength and to prevent damage and downtime as a result of lost suction pads
  • Available with various connection types
  • Available in two material hardness values (45 Shore and 60 Shore) to provide optimum adaptation to varying workpieces
  • Soft and flexible sealing lip for excellent sealing, even on slightly curved surfaces

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