Dual Track Conveyor

MTF Technik Fördertechnik - MTF Technik Fördertechnik

Task

  • Plastic flower pots in different sizes should be placed by a robot on a conveyor and transported out of the safety guard

  • The pots do not have an even surface at the bottom but a centric injection point which has to be removed later

  • The stacking position and the end of the conveyor has to be controlled

Solution

  • Two straight GL-conveyors, linked with a clutch, mounted on one carriage

  • One drive unit for both conveyors (flange drive)

  • Distance between conveyors 90mm

  • Light sensors to control stacking position and end of conveyor

  • Clearance button and emergency switch at the end of the conveyor (operator side)

  • Central switching cabinet underneath the conveyor body with interface