Cucchi BLT Bar-Loading Systems Keep Production Flowing
PMTS 2019: Cucchi BLT, a part of the Tajmac Group, specializes in automated bar-loading systems for both single and multi-spindle lathes.
Cucchi BLT’s automated bar-loading systems are designed for both single and multi-spindle lathes. The bar loaders are machines designed for a long life to keep production flowing in a safe and efficient manner.
The company says it is dedicated to keeping its machinery in prime operating condition. Its service team maintains bar loaders around the world, keeping downtime to an absolute minimum. In addition, used bar loaders can be overhauled to extend their productive life or adapted to serve to change needs.
This article looks at considerations for implementing robotic automation.
Turning shops are familiar with automation for high-volume work, but the shifting landscape to smaller batch sizes has created new challenges.
Selecting the right bar feeder can be one of the most important decisions a shop can make. Bar feed systems help improve productivity, throughput and quality, but in order to achieve the most benefit from them it is essential that a bar feed system be matched to the particular needs of the turning operation.