ROTATIVE MACHINE TO INSERT CANS

ROTATIVE MACHINE TO INSERT CANS

SUMMARY: This article describes an automatic machine for inserting cans of different diameters, one inside the other, in order to reduce their volume to extend transport distances. The machine we describe is valid for coupling cans of the following dimensions: 52 x...
MANUAL DEPALLETIZER OF PACKAGING

MANUAL DEPALLETIZER OF PACKAGING

In canning factories, it is normal to have semi-automatic or automatic depalletizing equipment, which moves the cans from the full pallet received from the metal, to the packaging line. In low speed filling installations, it is not always profitable to install these...
CAN PACKAGING

CAN PACKAGING

SUMMARY The packaging of empty cans, in the manufacturing plants, is a fundamental factor for its proper conservation until the moment of its use. There are several ways to package the cans: in bags, in boxes and through direct palletizing in its different modalities....
ENDS FEEDER IN THE FORM OF CONE

ENDS FEEDER IN THE FORM OF CONE

SUMMARY A machine is described that is capable of orienting and feeding an automatic seamer, revolving tops in the shape of a cone, at a rate of 9000 units / hour. It is a good example of mechanization. This option does not cancel the possibility of hand feeding the...
FEEDER TO AUTOMATE A MANUAL SEAMER

FEEDER TO AUTOMATE A MANUAL SEAMER

The possibility of equipping a manual seamer with a pneumatically operated feeder, which allows the automatic feeding of bodies and covers to it, is described. The design of this feeder is simple but reliable and robust. Its cost is moderate and can be adapted to any...
COMPRESSION PLATES FOR SEAMERS

COMPRESSION PLATES FOR SEAMERS

  SUMMARY Design and dimensioning of compression plates for seamers used in round cans.   PRESENTATION The lower plates of the seaming stations play a very important role during the seaming operation. We have already discussed this issue in several jobs such...
SEAMERS MACHINES

SEAMERS MACHINES

It is defined under this name to the teams that perform the fixing of the bottom or cover to the body of a metal can. They are classified into two groups depending on the shape of the can and its use: –          Of rotating can –          Can stopped The...
GUARD BEAD TOOLS

GUARD BEAD TOOLS

SUMMARY It is about improvements in the forms of safety lanyards developed for dry food cans and also in boats to contain tennis balls. Their corresponding tools have been defined to be mounted on different machines such as the Metal Box MB or the modified Klinghammer...
CALCULATION OF THE TABS OF MADE A FLANGE

CALCULATION OF THE TABS OF MADE A FLANGE

INTRODUCTION One of the most classic techniques to form the flanges or edges of the ends of the bodies of the cans, is the one that uses dice or buffers to make them. These buffers consist of: –          A die that centers the container body, once fed, to its...
NECKING BY ROLLER

NECKING BY ROLLER

SUMMARY Description of the design and dimensioning of a head for a flanger – notching machine by routines.   INTRODUCTION The oldest way to perform the reduction of the ends of a can body of round format, is by buffer. We have already discussed this...
MEASUREMENTS OF A SPING FLANGING

MEASUREMENTS OF A SPING FLANGING

SUMMARY It is explained how to determine the fundamental measurements of a tooling, suitable for flanging a round can, in a machine with “spin” technique   INTRODUCTION There are already several articles posted on this website on the subject of...
MANUFACTURE OF SHAPED PACKAGING BODIES

MANUFACTURE OF SHAPED PACKAGING BODIES

INTRODUCTION The most classic geometric shape of a can is the cylindrical, also being the easiest to make. But it is very common that certain products are commercially associated with other different presentations such as rectangular, oval, trapezoidal, etc. You can...
RESISTANCE WELDING WITH ROLLERS

RESISTANCE WELDING WITH ROLLERS

SUMMARY Basic principles of electric welding by points in the metal industry and criteria for a good formation of the welding point. This work summarizes and complements the one already published on this Web page under the title: – Electric welding   ...

WELDING IMPROVEMENTS

INTRODUCTION Packaging manufacturing equipment is expensive. The purchase of machinery is a very important chapter within their budgets for metal companies. Therefore it is convenient to study the investments very well, it is preferable to spend a little more but...
WHY CAN I NOT WELD THE TFS MATERIAL?

WHY CAN I NOT WELD THE TFS MATERIAL?

Sometimes the question arises: Why is not the TFS material used in the manufacture of bodies for three-piece containers? This article responds to it.   INTRODUCTION In the metal industry, electric welding is the generalized technique today for joining the lateral...
ELECTRIC WELDING

ELECTRIC WELDING

Index : –          Chronology –          Fundamentals of electric welding   1º.- CHRONOLOGY a) INTRODUCTION. At the beginning of the 60s of the last century, two different welding processes without alloying, for commercial purposes, were developed...
EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENTS

EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENTS

INTRODUCTION The equipment that is usually used in the metal industry almost always admit improvements in relation to the initial state supplied by the manufacturer of the machine. It is to a certain point logical, these teams are not like a car, of which hundreds of...
AGGRAPHED

AGGRAPHED

AGGRAFATED OR GOLDEN SUMMARY Describe what it consists of, how it is done and with what means with manual or automatic procedure.   PREAMBLE The present work has more value as a historical chronicle than as a technical report. The use of the locked or seam in the...
AIR CONVEYORS IN THE METALGRAPHIC INDUSTRY

AIR CONVEYORS IN THE METALGRAPHIC INDUSTRY

In this work the operation, applications and advantages of the air cushion conveyors are described. They transport the different elements to be moved, without the need to use moving parts, only by the thrust of air jets at low pressure.   INTRODUCTION The technique of...
IMPROVEMENTS IN A FEEDER  OF SHEET

IMPROVEMENTS IN A FEEDER OF SHEET

SUMMARY A pneumatic equipment is described for separating and raising the top sheet of a package in a sheet metal feeder. This action is achieved by blowing air on said sheet by means of a specially designed nozzle, in this way a vacuum area is created, so that the...

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