Automation Within Reach (Dayton, OH) has announced the addition of the VBX-160 to its product line. Using MultiGrip technology from VersaBuilt, the Load & Go VBX-160 delivers easy-to-use, accurate, repeatable and reliable automation for all shops, particularly high-mix, low-volume manufacturing. Designed for multi-operation milled parts, the VBX160 with VersaBuilt Multigrip workholding makes the transition from hand loading to automated loading easy, intuitive and affordable.
The Load & Go VBX-160 is simple to install and operate, using an intuitive easy-to-use interface that eliminates the need for advanced programming skills. The Load & Go VBX-160 is a compact and self-contained unit; the installation consists of simply locating the unit opposite the door of the CNC machine it tends. The system pivots away for easy access to the CNC machine.