AutoStorage R2, T-type

This fully automatic double rack storage for rotary dies, with an overhead-mounted robot crane, is useful if you have many flatbed dies to store. The storage requires only 7 meters in width, height can be up to 10 meters and length unlimited.

The entire storage is covered in steel sheet cladding to make a completely closed system. It is operated from a large touchscreen, and the entire system runs on a PC with database, remote access devices and more. Other interesting software options are available for this solution, e.g., Report Module, Industry 4.0, etc.

Some of the advantages of this double rack, T-type robotic storage, compared to the single rack F-type robotic storage, are that the capacity is increased by 100%, but storage space requirements only grow by 50%, and the tools can be delivered into the trolleys in more locations, as this T-type robot crane can rotate 360 degrees.

full-automatic double rack storage solution for rotary dies

Product description

The storage structure is built mainly from galvanized steel. The robot crane and the crane rails are a combination of aluminum, galvanized steel and powder coated steel. The electronic equipment is comprised of top brands only, to meet the highest quality standards available on the Western European market.

The robot crane can move in multiple directions simultaneously, making it both time saving and efficient. The operator can request multiple jobs at the same time which are then kept in the PC’s memory while the robot crane is working through the job list. The bcm AutoStorages very simple, effective and safe.

The control system is made from external suppliers’ parts and software combined with a bcm-programmed interface. bcm’s 25 years of “best practice” experience ensures that the customers get the best products available in terms of software, quality and functionality.

Every bcm AutoStorage has access points for online support, including cameras on the robot crane and the storage, to monitor every movement, an advantage for both the customer and bcm.Each storage is customized to fit the space available and the needs of each customer.

When the robot crane picks rotary dies inside the storage, they are delivered on a trolley in a designated garage. The trolleys and garages can have different designs and use different means of transportation to reach the converting lines, e.g., on wheels, chain conveyors, transfer carts, etc.

Item number: 5029819

  • Tools: Rotary dies

  • Color:  Anthracite Grey (RAL7016)

  • Levels: 3-12*

  • Height:  4-10 meters

  • No. of racks: Double rack

  • Software options:  See "product data"

  • Automation level:  Full-automatic crane (Robot)

*Dependent on size and type of die


top view of full-automatic double rack storage solution for rotary dies
side view of full-automatic double rack storage solution for rotary dies
end view of full-automatic double rack storage solution for rotary dies

full-automatic rotary die crane brining a rotary die from storage to the operator
full-automatic rotary die crane operating
full automatic rotary die crane taking a rotary die from storage
close up of full-automatic rotary die crane gripper
full-automatic t-type storage solution for rotary dies

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