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Title:
METHOD FOR OPTIMIZING THE OPERATION OF A HANDLING UNIT, IN PARTICULAR A LINEAR OR PIVOT UNIT, AND AN ARRANGEMENT FOR SAME
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2016/055397
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
A method for optimizing the operation of a handling unit (2), in particular a linear or pivot unit, wherein the unit comprises a base part (2), a movement part (10) arranged on the base part (2) to be moveable between two end positions (6, 8), a drive unit (11) for moving the movement part (10), and an adjustable braking unit (12, 14) for braking the movement part (10), wherein the drive unit (11) and/or the braking unit (12, 14) can be adjusted in that the following steps are carried out: a. arranging of a smartphone or tablet on the movement part; b. moving of the movement part between the end positions and measuring of the acceleration by means of at least one acceleration sensor and/or gyro sensor of the smartphone or tablet; c. using an application software to compare the measured values or the temporal acceleration curves resulting therefrom with reliable characteristic values stored in the smartphone or in the tablet; d. outputting of a handling recommendation for the braking unit and/or the drive unit (11) by the application software. The invention also relates to an associated arrangement.

Inventors:
HAERER, Samuel (Hartweg 27, Besigheim, 74354, DE)
BECKER, Ralf (Goethestraße 41, Marbach, 71672, DE)
HAUBER, Rahel (An der Steige 1, Sachsenheim, 74343, DE)
DRAB, Michael (Frühlingsstraße 22, Göppingen, 73033, DE)
Application Number:
EP2015/072891
Publication Date:
April 14, 2016
Filing Date:
October 05, 2015
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
SCHUNK GMBH & CO. KG SPANN- UND GREIFTECHNIK (Bahnhofstraße 106-134, Lauffen am Neckar, 74348, DE)
International Classes:
B25J9/10; B25J9/16; B25J19/00; F15B15/22
Foreign References:
DE102009017055A12010-12-09
EP1980756A22008-10-15
US4828094A1989-05-09
DE102010025781A12012-01-05
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
DREISS PATENTANWÄLTE PARTG MBB (Postfach 10 37 62, Stuttgart, 70174, DE)
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