28 September 2016

Conveyor Washer Designed For Robotic Loading

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This 48″ wide conveyor is designed to meet the following criteria: a) handle four (4) different types of automotive twist beams, b) clean and dry the tubes inside and out, c) integrate with robots for loading and unloading, and d) outputs 1 part every 10 seconds. This unit has a parallel chain conveyor with “V” […]

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17 March 2016

Better Engineering Company Profile

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From Visibly Clean to Microscopically Clean, Better Engineering Mfg. Inc. remains the World Leader in Aqueous Cleaning Systems! Regardless of whether you have a simple or complex cleaning application, whether you require a small or a large system, or if you need a standard parts washer or a customized washing system, Better Engineering has a variety […]

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17 March 2016

Cyber-Jets Conveyor Parts Washing System

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Do you need a heavy-duty conveyor washer? Better Engineering conveyor parts washing systems are designed with stainless steel construction inside and out and come in standard belt widths of 14″, 24″, 36″ or 48″. Custom widths are available. All systems are completely modular… from single stage to multiple stages (5, 6, or more), you can […]

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12 August 2015

Aircraft Wheels & Brakes Powder Coating – Case Study 20708

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Background: This company is a leading supplier of aircraft wheels and brakes and related hydraulic products. Parts Cleaning Problem: This plant needed to clean and coat a variety of parts prior to paint (powder coating.) The steel parts needed to be iron phosphate coated.  The aluminum parts needed a Chromium III conversion coating. The System/Solution: […]

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12 August 2015

Cosmetic Pails Drums Parts Cleaning – Case Study 21155

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Background At cosmetic companies, the make-up constituents are stored in plastic pails and drums. These need to be cleaned after each use. This company cleaned the containers manually using a hand-held a pressure washer. The result was a mess in more ways than one. Parts Cleaning Problem Design a conveyor washer that could clean 5 […]

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12 August 2015

Conveyor Washer Large Metal Stampings – Case Study 20796

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Background This company specializes in large metal stampings such as dome covers for pressure tanks. A large portion of their parts are as large as 48″ diameter x 16″ high. Parts Cleaning Problem They needed a high-speed (45 FPM) conveyor washer to remove a heavy coating of lubricant as well as most of the black […]

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12 August 2015

Spline Shaft Conveyor Washer – Case Study 21872

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Spine Shaft Cleaning Compact conveyor washer designed to fit in customer’s existing work cell (between a knurling machine and a induction heating unit). The customer’s pick and place unit automatically places the shafts onto the washer’s conveyor. The parts get washed , blown-off and then slide down a chute into the customer’s vibratory conveyor.

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12 August 2015

Camshaft and Engine Block Cleaning – Case Study 21980

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Conveyor Washers for Camshafts, Crankshafts and Engine Blocks Two (2) identical conveyor washers with custom fixturing – one designed to hold camshafts and crankshafts and the other to clean engine blocks. These systems wash, rinse, and dry 120 parts, or sets of parts, every hour (the next step is assembly.) Electronic sensors and operator flag […]

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12 August 2015

Conveyor Washer for Stampings – Case Study 22016

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C-24 Conveyor Washer This C-24 conveyor washer is cleaning stampings coming off a press at the rate of 150 parts per minute. The parts are conveyed from the press to the washer, fall onto the washer’s conveyor belt, which then inclines into the system. The parts go through a four (4) stage cleaning process. The […]

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12 August 2015

Cleaning Camshafts, Robotic Automation – Case Study 21825

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C-14 Conveyor Washer with 360 Degree Track This Cyberjet C-14 is a fully automated parts washing system that cleans diesel engine camshafts. A single robot loads and unloads the camshafts on one end of the system. Once a camshaft is loaded onto a fixture, the fixture is released and the part travels around the tight […]

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