Industrial manipulators are pneumatically-balanced
manual lift assists. They allow an operator to lift and
position a part as if it were an extension of his/her
Manipulators are the high-speed, high-performance
manual material-handling solution.
Manipulators render the load virtually weightless
from the point of view of the operator. Normally,
there are no up/down pushbuttons. The operator
can concentrate on moving the load quickly without
Unlike a crane, a manipulator is able to support a
load that is offset from the axis of the end effector.