Machine No. 5789
Magazine feeds igniter headers through an inline track to a dead track where they are picked and placed into a nest on a 12 position indexed dial plate. Headers are then checked for proper orientation and loaded with a pre-measured shot of powder. After loading, the powder is consolidated with a consolidation press and the powder height is checked. Rejected parts are offloaded through a tube to a reject part bin. Good parts are offloaded into a track system for conveyance down the production line.
MACHINE CONTROL – A solid state programmable controller operates the sequence with an easily accessible control panel including Main Power, Emergency Stop, Manual, Automatic, and Individual Operations controls.
CYCLE RATE – Estimated cycle rate, 25 to 30 per minute.
CONSTRUCTION – Heavy duty welded and powder coated tubular frame with adjustable levelers. Materials and finishes used are appropriate for the work environment. This machine is designed to allow the operator full visual contact with all components being processed and easy access for routine maintenance.
SAFETY – Meets OSHA Safety Standards. Safety sensitive areas of this machine are enclosed and accessed through interlocked doors which stop the machine when opened. Emergency Stop Controls are provided which stop the machine when activated.