VLM

VERTICAL LIFT MODULE

The Tornado Vertical Lift Module is an ultra-fast and quiet transfer lift system that is controlled by a computer. The highly accurate system is designed to offer the smallest possible footprint. The Tornado can boost efficiency by up to 63% and increase floor splace capacity by up to 70%.

Dynamic and customisable, this Vertical Lift Module can be tailored for specific operating environments. It uses the goods-to-person principle to eliminate the need for operator walking and waiting times, making picking faster and safer.

ADVANTAGES OF A VLM

  •   Up to 70% saving in floor space capacity
  •   Up to 65% boost in handling efficiency
  •   Fast and accurate picking with up to 99.9% stock-picking accuracy
  •   Low power consumption & maintenance costs
  •   Dedicated, easy-to-use Windows-based interface
  •   Equipped with adaptable trays for additional efficiency
  •   Light pointer to reduce errors
  •   Additional openings for use on different floor levels
  •   Easy and paperless order handling to optimise warehouse logistics

 

SPECIFICATIONS

 

Standard dimensions & ranges

Volt: 400V 16A

Width: 1705mm – 4705mm

Height: 4000mm – 15,000mm

Depth: 2100mm – 4200mm

Tray load: 300kg / 400kg / 500kg

 

Safety & Control features:

Light curtain on openings prevents operators accessing the machine

Photo light-cells in the lift & LED lights in the opening

Emergency buttons on both sides of the opening

Height-measurement device

PC Windows platform with touch screen

TC1200 main control & TC2000 WMS system

FIFO mode

Manual drive & automatic (WMS) usage

 

Accessories:

Light pointer

In/Out feeder

Touch screen

Barcode readers

Label printers

IP camera

Remote support

Plexi-glass sides

WMS connection ERP

Vertical Lift Module
Vertical Lift Module