Automatic Feed Press installs self-clinching fasteners.
November 20, 2012 -
Delivering insertion force from 400 lb to 6 tons, PEMSERTER® Series 4® features 18 in. throat depth, providing clearance for variety of chassis configurations. Pneumatically powered press installs self-clinching nuts, studs, and standoffs in sizes M2.5 to M6 / #2-56 to ¼ in. System features onboard PLC, touchscreen, and vibratory feeder bowl for automatic fastener feeding as well as laser pointer, stroke counter, and lockable cabinet for storage of tools and accessories.
Original Press release
PennEngineering® (Penn Engineering)
5190 Old Easton Road
Danboro, PA, 18916-1000
Pemserter® Series 4® Automatic Feed Press Introduced as Cost-Effective and Low-Maintenance Solution
The PEMSERTER® Series 4® automatic feed press introduces a cost-effective and low-maintenance solution for installing self-clinching fasteners quickly and reliably. The automatic feed technology facilitates easy operation and accurate fastener insertions. This latest addition to the extensive line of PEMSERTER equipment provides a practical alternative to more complex and more costly fastener-installation press systems.
The PEMSERTER Series 4 automatic press delivers adjustable insertion force from 1.8 kN to 53.4 kN / 400 lbs. to 6 tons and features 45.7 cm / 18” throat depth providing clearance for a wide variety of chassis configurations. The press is designed to install self-clinching nuts, studs, and standoffs in sizes M2.5 to M6 / #2-56 to ¼”.
The press is pneumatically powered for speed, consistency, and simple operation; features an onboard Programmable Logic Controller (PLC), operator-friendly touch screen, and vibratory feeder bowl for automatic fastener feeding; and integrates a built-in point-of-operation safety for increased operator confidence and overall system integrity. Interchangeable tooling from any automatic PEMSERTER press can be accommodated.
Other standard features include laser pointer, stroke counter, and lockable cabinet for storage of tools and accessories. Available options include specialized tooling.
Detailed specifications can be found in the online “Bulletin PS4AF” at www.pemnet.com
Contact Michael J. Rossi, PennEngineering®, 5190 Old Easton Road, Danboro, PA 18916-1000 USA. Phones: 800-237-4736 (toll-free in the U.S.) or 215-766-8853; Fax: 215-766-0143. Web site: www.pemnet.com