December 15, 2017

Primer Loading Machine

MACHINE NO. 5996

Hopper and Bowl feed receptacles through a dual inline track to a dead track where they are oriented then picked and placed 2 up into a double nest on a 12 position indexed dial plate. Bowl fed primers are loaded and pressed into the receptacle using 2 primer load stations (each loading 2-up) and then height checked using 2 height check stations. Reject assemblies are offloaded into a trash box. Good assemblies are offloaded into 1 of 2 good part boxes. When the selected good part box is full, the other good part box is automatically placed under the chute and the full box is then manually replaced by an empty box.

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 600 per hour.

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.


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