Material Handling Job #0716 2018-04-23T14:15:04+00:00

Project Description

Warren Industrial designed and built a Ring Compressor for a loca drum manufacturer. The mechanical and electrical controls were based off of an existing machine located out of state. The new machine functioned the same as the existing minus a few design and manufacturing changes. Dual-station designed and utilized a motorized conveyor section supplied by the customer.

Basic Sequence:

  • Drum makes entry photo-elec sensor
  • Drum clears entry photo-elec sensor
  • Pin stops extend
  • Drum makes “in position” photo-elec sensor
  • With light curtains clear, conveyor rollers stop and compressor cylinder extends.
  • Operator tightens the ring and breaks the light curtain
  • When light curtain is clear again, compressor cylinder retracts and then pin stops retract as well.
  • Cycle continues.

Material Handling Job #0716-002

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