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Ergonomic Tool Balancer Arm for Impact Gun

THE CHALLENGE
Make the 14 kg tool weightless being able to reach every wheel screw
 
THE SOLUTION
3arm Series 4 with T4 headmember, manual brakes and trolley+column mounting.
 
THE RESULT
Implemented ergonomic improvements to the process such as work without postural strain, no fatigue due to weight tool loading, repetitive movement and vibration as well easy handling and positioning.
Wheel replacement operation cost is also reduced through 85% time reduction and 1 operator instead of 2. Eliminated strain and other job-related injuries.
 
 
CUSTOMER :  Mining truck service in Chile
 
APPLICATION: Pneumatic Impact Gun