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 even manufactures a Vibratory Bowl Feeder for feeding of Flare Nuts to Flaring Machines in double rows! Elscint has a lot of expertise in feeding of Flare Nuts and in this type of Vibratory Bowl Feeder, two rows of Flare Nuts can be fed side by side in separate orientation in each row. This gives more output and eliminates the need of a separate Bowl Feeder when two rows of Flare Nuts are required. Further from the orientation of the flare nuts can be different in each of these rows. Feed Rates or the speeds that can be achieved can be as high as 300 Pieces Per Minute
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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.