Terminating Wires Efficiently

Boyd, Rob
May 2008
Assembly;May2008, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p48
The article discusses how to terminate wires efficiently using automatic wire termination machines. It emphasizes the importance of planning ahead to minimize changeover times. It mentions that having a dedicated tooling area where applicators are set up and inspected prior to use can reduce downtime. It notes that barreled wire is preferred over spooled ones as the former has less curl, resulting to less impact on feeding and termination quality.


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