AP-130 Press Series
Standard feature includes a combined placing and pressing operation all in one motion. The placement head has a toggle action powered by a pneumatic cylinder, force increases exponentially near the end of the placement stroke. (See Force/Distance Graph) A solenoid air valve and quick connect proximity switches for interlocking and the controlling the head are available. Dixon standard is 24 VDC with low wattage coils on valves. Sensors are 24 VDC PNP. Tooling would include placement punch and jaws. A sensor indicates proper placement of the piecepart. A transducer to measure the force can be added to the placing/pressing head.