THE CYCLONE 3

September 02014 to March 2015

compared to the previous version scheduled to be mass produced. This is the version that grabbed the attention of material handling companies and robotic laboratories. 

The 3rd Cyclone has been prototyped. With the additional complexity of pulleys, bearings, an infinite loop of rope, and the absence of gears, the new cyclones performance triples 

Operating load
Cyclone reduction
stroke
stroke time
Speed
Mtbf - “life” (strokes)
failure modes
weight

150 lbs
53
159 mm
0.8 seconds
199 mm/s
150
Wearing of Rope
2.4 lbs

efficiency
height
width
length
contraction ratio
psi
push/pul

60 %
3.54 inches
3.54 inches
23 inches
37.2 %
3.98
Pull Only