Methods Automation now offering SCHUNK Electronic Solutions!



We are pleased to announce a new addition to the Methods Automation lineup: SCHUNK Electronic Solutions, number one global provider of gripping systems, clamping technology, PWA routers, depanelizers and linear motor actuators.  Their reputation for precision, reliability, and longevity has grown this family-owned company to more than 3,000 employees worldwide.  With 70 years of experience in manufacturing, SCHUNK’s name has become synonymous with excellence and innovation.


SCHUNK’s product categories include:

  • Routers with manual load & unload
  • Fully automatic inline routers
  • Depanelizers- routers and saws
  • Odd form placement machines


Their SAR-1300 is the fastest and most precise router in the world, with the following features:

  • 35% lower cycle time
    • The fastest depaneling machine on the market with speeds up to 2,000 m/s, using SCHUNK’s own linear axes
    • The linear axis is manufactured in the same plant as the routers themselves
  • Highest milling accuracy
    • Due to very precise fixtures and linear motors
  • Complete customer support
    • From concept to commissioning
  • Solutions for fixtures and depanelizing
  • Large milling area up to 500 x 600 mm
    • For the separation of oversized boards
    • Universal system eliminates the need for custom fixtures
  • >98% technical availability
  • Solutions for fixtures and depanelizing machines from one source


Attending APEX 2019?  Schunk Electronic Solutions will be exhibiting at booth 1207 – If you are interested in setting up an appointment with Methods Automation at SCHUNK, please contact Scott Cook at or call 443-650-1000.

To learn more about Schunk’s depaneling technology, please visit their website.