Fastems’ FPC-7500 flexible pallet container automation system is designed to handle 1,000-mm and 1,250-mm pallets where large load capacity is required. The system accommodates loads ranging to 7,500 kg with heights ranging to 2,300 mm and diameters as large as 2,300 mm. The dual-rail-guided pallet change vehicle features a low-profile design. The system is equipped with a load station and four pallet positions, and can be expanded to configurations of six, eight, 10 or 12 pallet positions.
The system features Fastems’ manufacturing management system (MMS) cell controller. The company’s MMS5 software can be used in a single manufacturing cell or as a shop-wide system, and can be integrated with existing plant software such as ERP and MRP systems. It is also fully compatible with MTConnect.