For the past couple of years, Equipois Inc. has revolutionized the ergonomics world with its patented zeroG® mechanical support arm technology that has quickly found itself to be a highly beneficial resource in applications across multiple manufacturing environments. These include but are not limited to: overhead sanding, component grinding, riveting, welding, drilling, and a range of other manufacturing processes. The latest model, the Equipois X-Ar exoskeletal arm support is a wearable device designed for tasks where people work with their arms outstretched for long periods.
Ergonomic Benefits and Features:
Makes heavy tools, parts, and other loads almost negligible.
Extreme freedom of motion when manipulating the arm.
Simple to learn and intuitive to control.
Reduces forces placed on the upper body when working with outstretched arms or heavy objects.
Requires minimal maintenance and is easy to integrate into existing equipment as retrofits and/or add-ons.
Requires adequate space to use device.
Not yet able to accommodate quick changes for various weight loads within task, however, settings are adjustable to any specific load.
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