Advanced Manipulator Specialists

Advanced Manipulator Specialists, Inc specializes in material handling and has distinguished itself as a leader in developing highly customized solutions in this field. All products are designed, manufactured, and assembled in the USA.

Using Advanced Manipulator’s products, you can lift, transport, rotate, and position any product with ease. Applications outside the boundaries of standard machines will be custom designed; there are virtually no product and weight limitations. Customization to machine and/or end-effector will accommodate virtually any product, weight or application.

A variety of mounting options are available including:

  • Floor pedestal
  • Fixed overhead
  • Overhead trolley
  • Building column
  • Portable base

TTP Value

Local Service

Experience and Expertise

Support and Service

Extended Capabilities

Added benefits from choosing Technical Tool Products as your Advanced Manipulator supplier include:

Technical Tool Products has more “feet on the street” than others. This means you will receive individualized attention as each of our Regional Sales Managers has a customer centric focus and can ensure you get the solution, support and service you need. Our technical sales personnel are located in Council Bluffs, IA, Sioux Falls, SD, Twin Cities, MN and Fargo, ND.

We are experts in fields of Material Handling in manufacturing facilities. Combined with our expertise in Assembly Technology we have over thirteen years of experience providing solutions in these areas. We have many valuable resources available to us, combining the experience of our team and partner suppliers.

Technical Tool Products is responsive to any issues that arise at any point, before or after the purchase order. We can provide design and engineering. We provide a Project Manager as the applications require. We can provide help selection of accessories and flow analysis. We can also assist with installation. We are an authorized Repair Center with factory trained technicians.

Our capabilities do not end at providing manipulators, torque arms, and other ergonomic lifting solutions. We can supply many solutions “below the hook” including conveyor, power tools, torque products, error-proofing, product and process location products and many software solutions related to productivity.

Advanced Manipulator Products

Standard Products
Industrial Manipulator Arms Advanced Manipulator Specialists Industrial Manipulator Arms

Advanced Manipulator's industrial manipulator arms allow you to:

•Lift           •Transport     •Tilt                •Rotate     •Shift
•Position    •Place            •Manipulate   •Reach     •Grip
•Handle      •Suspend       •Probe            •Pivot      •Transfer
•Clamp       •Rotate          •Hold

See these manipulators in action on Advanced Manipulator's youtube page.

Contact TTP for more information about manipulators and other material handling options.

Balancers, Pneumatic, UltiRail, Electric , Hydraulic, Jib Crane

Mobile Manipulators Advanced Manipulator Specialists mobile manipulators

Drive the Omni-Directional Mobile Manipulator and take the "line" out of assembly. Lift, transport and manipulate your product from the driver's seat.

See it in action on youtube (lifting tire tracks and undercarriages), and contact TTP for more information.

Torque Arms Advanced Manipulator Specialists Torque Arms

Advanced offers a complete line of Torque Reaction Arms for air and electric tools.

• Smooth, effortless movement offers the operator no resistance.
• Maintains tools in a vertical position.
• Pneumatic arms easily adjust to varying tool weights.
• Constructed with the highest quality material and workmanship, they are made to last.
• Power Down Assist (PDA) available to eliminate slippage between tool bit and screw.
• Standard tool support systems are compact, with operator use as close as 3" from the mounting post.
• The versatility of the standard unit can accommodate up to 30 lbs. and reach up to 40 inches with a 360 degree rotation.
• Custom machines offer virtually no weight or torque restrictions!

TTP is your local Advanced Manipuator dealer in MN, WI, ND, SD, NE, & IA.  To learn more about their torque arms or discuss your application's needs with an engineer, contact TTP today.

Standard Torque Arms, Custom Torque Arm Examples, Locator™ Smart Arm Technology

End Effectors Advanced Manipulator Specialists End Effectors Custom designed end tooling will complete a manipulator project or complement an existing or new hoist and track system. From simple applications to complicated systems, we are experts at finding the best solution.

These custom end effectors include grippers, probes, vacuums, clamps, and hooks, and more. Examples of solutions provided are available at 

TTP can help you choose or design the end effector you need for your application.  Contact us by email or call 952-974-3042 to speak with a sales engineer in your area.

Roll Handling Manipulators & Shaft Handlers Advanced Manipulator Specialists Roll Handling, Manipulators & Shaft Handlers

Virtually any weight load or application is accommodated with the Advanced Manipulator Specialists Roll Handling Manipulator and Shaft Handler Systems. Standard or customized designs and multiple mounting options will fulfill your handling needs. For examples of solutions provided, visit 

Also, you can see a virtual demo of a roll handler here and hereContact us to learn more.