Friday, September 28, 2012

DEAD FLAT Vacuum conveyor #1

Mountain peaks are beautiful.  
Calm water in a lake settles our mind. 

Printing is done on paper, plastic films, ceramic plate, rubber, and cloth,
only if they are placed flat.  
How can we make them flat?
In addition to gravity, they become flat by vacuum.

The picture below is measurement by laser
on vertical movement of vacuum steel belt surface.
It is controlled within 50 microns.

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Tuesday, September 25, 2012

On Steel Belt No.18 Suction and vacuum conveyance by perforated belts

The last one, very popular perforation is as below:

Suction and vacuum holes are all over the belt.
This works to hold very small parts and very thin objects like paper, plastic sheet and metal sheet.  Flat surface can be realized by suction and vacuum.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

On Steel Belt No.17 Positioning and takt drive by perforated belts

Similar pattern is as below.

Locations of these blue parts or cases do not move beyond standing plates.

Monday, September 17, 2012

On Steel Belt No.16 Positioning and takt drive by perforated belts

The second most popular perforation type is as below,
Parts are directly set on square holes in a belt.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

On Steel Belt No.15 Positioning and takt drive by perforated belts

We'd like to show some of very popular perforation on belts.
By adding perforation belts can do additional jobs.
The first one is as below.

Jigs are fixed on every pair of holes on a belt.
Those jigs accept parts and these parts receive a certain process, assembly or inspection.  This whole conveyance is done by takt drive, using sprocket pulley pin holes.

Friday, September 7, 2012

Steel Belt Dymco won Yokohama Chizai Mirai Enterprise Award

The city gov't of Yokohama granted Yokohama Chizai Mirai Enterprise Award to 37 small and medium-seized companies in Yokohama out of more than 100,000 companies in this area.  Steel Belt Dymco won this award.  The picture below is the certificate.  Management based on Innovative products and service and their intellectual properties are evaluated.
(Japaese page)