Feeding with Air blow for Bolts

Elscint recently manufactured a blow feed system for feeding of Allen bolts having size M6 x 16 mm length. The scope consisted of a vibratory bowl feeder, pneumatic escapement and blow feed mechanism. Vibratory bowl feeder Model 250 with a cast aluminium bowl was used. The bowl was coate4d with Elscinthane PU coating and the tooling was in stainless steel. Once the bolts were fed through the bowl feeder, they were singulated, one by one and then air blown forward in a tube, upto 3 meters to the position required by the customer. Elscint provided the complete equipment including the electrical controls for the equipment.

Monish Shete

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.

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