Automated Guided Cart (AGC)

The Automated Guided Cart (AGC) is a wireless, self-driving cart that tows bins holding up to 12,000 pounds of parts from station to station without direct human interaction. The battery-powered cart runs Ignition industrial automation software, traveling a magnetic tape path on the plant floor. Designed and manufactured in the United States, this versatile tow-cart streamlines material handoffs in the lean factory.

  • 12,000 lbs. of load capacity
  • 3 mph maximum speed
  • Emergency stop button
  • Laser scanner for collision avoidance
  • Auto-charging battery

  • Automated hooking and unhooking mechanism for loads
  • Follows floor-mounted magnetic tape
  • Stops for RFID checkpoints
  • Integrates with most central control systems and database-driven MES/ERP systems

*Specifications vary based on system configuration and workload.

  • Custom backpacks: rolling bins designed to carry parts and materials of any size
  • AGC charging station

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Automated guided cart for material handling

Creative Customization

We can tailor the AGC to fit nearly any industrial application by building custom backpacks. The backpacks also reduce wear and tear on the AGC by providing effective weight distribution.

Ergonomic and Durable manufacturing equipment for the lean manufacturing facility.

Smart Charging

When an AGC’s battery runs low, it can automatically drive to a charging station, while a backup AGC takes its place in the rotation.

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