Sensors Error-Proof Cap Assembly

May 2009
Assembly;May2009, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p21
The article presents information on the upgraded oil-cap assembly machine being used by Miniature Precision Components (MPC) Inc. in its production of different plastic products. The upgraded oil-cap assembly machine replaced the traditional tool and sensor technology that the company has been using to produce oil caps. The machine uses a vision system to ensure that the O-rings it installs are correctly positioned.


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