Elscint Automation, the leading vibratory bowl feeder manufacturer from India recently supplied a vibratory bowl feeder for feeding of rubber bushings to the USA. The part was a conical rubber bushing and the orientation required was flat with the smaller diameter down. Elscint provided Model 250 EV in which more than 2000 parts could be loaded. The speed or the feed rate required was 20 parts per minute. Elscint could achieve a speed of more than 90 parts per minute. Additionally, a linear track having length of 450 mm was supplied for further conveying of the parts to the work station of the customer. The bowl feeder was completed within a time frame of 3 weeks against a commitment of 6 weeks and shipped by air freight to the USA. You can watch the video of this bowl feeder for feeding of the conical rubber bushings.
Monish Shete is CEO of Elscint India Pvt Ltd (formerly Elscint Automation), a 40 year old company manufacturing vibratory bowl feeders, Rotary / Centrifugal Feeding Systems and similar small part handing products. He personally has more than 25 years experience with last 20 years being with Elscint. This blog will help customers and laymen understand the intricacies of vibratory bowl feeders. One can find information about the finer aspects of vibratory bowl feeders which cannot be found anywhere else. Case studies and information about various innovative ways of feeding and orienting of different parts are given in this blog. Do subscribe to get this thrice a month.