The end client of the project was United Polymers.
The semi-automatic press-in and inspection station was tasked to replace the lengthy and complicated procedure of manual insertion of the rubber gasket into the groove-shaped taillights’ lid.
The procedure is as follows:
Automatic cycle commences after the safety doors close:
The machine is designed to meet the requirements for quantity per unit of time; consequently, four gaskets are pressed-in simultaneously.
The single-purpose machine is equipped with a PLC, display, camera and pneumatic connection. Pneumatic actuators provide all motion.