Innovative Usage of Vibratory Feeders – Feeding of Flare Nuts

Flare Nuts require to be fed to flaring machines. The hex head and the threading size in most cases of the flare nuts is the same and this makes orientation of the flare nuts rather difficult. However, Elscint has developed a unique type of bowl wherein Flare Nuts having head across flat equal to the threading can also be fed in the required direction at a very good speed. For this, either the Elscint Vibratory Bowl Feeder Model 250 or Model 400 can be used. Feed Rates or the speeds that can be achieved can be as high as 120 Pieces Per Minute. Further accessories like pneumatic escapement, stands, auto-switch off mechanism etc. can be provided to make the working convenient and easy for the operator.

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.