Feeders, Indexers, and Accumulators are plug and play.
March 15, 2002 - Glidepath(TM) system of assembly line feeders, indexers, and accumulators are suitable for automated introduction of components for industrial assembly processes. Systems include fall-away stop coupled to Sure Start nudger, which pushes conveyed unit on downstroke of stop without additional controls, thus eliminating additional operator intervention.
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Allied-Callaway Equipment Co., Inc.
720 E. 3rd Street
Kansas City, MO, 64106-1031
Glidepath System of Assembly Line Feeders, Indexers, and Accumulators
Allied-Callaway Equipment Company, Inc. announces the introduction of the "Glidepath(TM)" system of assembly line feeders, indexers, and accumulators. Primarily designed for the automated introduction of components for the automotive industry major assembly processes; the systems have proven to be economical to purchase, install and maintain. Even though centered around the economies of gravity conveyor; the systems are very close to and in some cases exceed powered reliability due to a fall-away stop coupled to the new "Sure Start" nudger - an innovative device that gives the conveyed unit a shove on the downstroke of the stop without additional controls - eliminating additional operator intervention. Glidepath(TM) - it's in the name!