A Work-Orientation Device for Castings in an Automated Foundry
This paper describes a work orientation device which eliminates the need for vibratory equipment in a small foundry and which presents a workpiece in a known orientation to a robot at a grinding work station. The mechanism described is part of an automation study which was made for a local high volume foundry.
KeywordsFlexible Manufacturing System Mold Raiser Mold Sand Mold Material Pneumatic Cylinder
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