Application: Valve Cover and Intake Manifold Rundown Machine
System: AFC-3000 - 37 Spindle system ((27) spindle Valve Cover and (10) spindle Intake Manifold
Features: Fully automatic rundown of both the right and left Valve Cover bolts and the Intake Manifold bolts on an (engine) assembly line. Features pallet lift and locate, independent head slide control for the RH / LH Valve Cover spindles, vertical Intake manifold spindle slide and AFC3000 high speed fastening control with independent sequencing per head. AFC3000 User Console Software runs in a "virtual" environment on the plant server sending fastening data to the plant SQL server. Profibus interface for the fastening system is used for PLC I/O control. HMI operator interface for manual station control and status.