Press Release Summary:
Developed for assembly of screws with spring and plain washers, assembly machine can feed various sizes of screws from M3 to M10 through single machine with slight changeover. It consists of 3 vibratory bowl feeders: screw, spring washer, and plain washer. Operating on single phase supply, machine offers assembly speed of up to 200 pieces/min. Motorized rotary mechanism aids in assembling screws, spring washers, and plain washers, while linear vibrator conveys assembled parts forward.
Original Press Release:
Elscint Screw, Spring Washer & Plain Washer Assembly Machine
Elscint Automation, the leading vibratory parts feeder manufacturer from India has developed an assembly machine for the assembly of screws with spring washers and plain washers. The machine consists of three vibratory bowl feeders, one feeding the screws, one the spring washers and the third one the plain washers. There is also a motorized rotary mechanism wherein the three parts (screw, spring washer and the plain washer get assembled. Further a linear vibrator is used to convey the assembled parts forward. This machine can be used for feeding the assembled screw and washers to a threading machine. An assembly speed of upto 200 pieces per minute is possible with this machine, depending upon the screw size. The machine has an additional provision to check and eliminate unassembled components. This ensures that only the correctly assembled components get fed to the threading machine. Sensors are used at four places to ensure smooth working of the assembly machine. This assembly machine works on single phase supply. A big advantage of the machine is its flexibility. Various sizes of screws from M3 to M10 can be fed through a single machine with a slight changeover. The changeover too has been designed in such a way that is very easy and convenient for even a layman to make the changeover fast.