Counter-Rotating Blog 6-15-23

Counter-Rotating Dual Lane Vibratory Feeders

June 15th, 2023
In this recent application, we integrated counter-rotating vibratory feeder bowls with dual lane vibratory inline tracks to increase throughput in a compact space. The feeder bowls are mounted on a single base, creating an opposing design that delivers a space-saving and efficient automation solution.

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Blog Screw Caps 5-23

Vibratory Feeder Bowl for Plastic Screw Caps

May 18, 2023
Screw caps are widely used on various household and industrial products like tubes, jars, and bottles. To effectively assemble the caps onto their base product, they first need to be singulated and orientated. Vibratory feeders are the optimal solution. 

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Optimizing Pharmaceutical Cap Filling Production with an Integrated Feeder Bowl and Conveyor Solution

April 25, 2023
We recently had the opportunity to complete a project for a customer in the life sciences industry who was in need of a complete system for pharmaceutical cap filling, from bulk caps to filled product. In order to fulfill their requirements, we partnered with Hoosier Conveyor Company to design an integrated solution that would efficiently and effectively meet their needs.

Vibratory Feeders, Conveyors, Pharmaceutical


Don't Let Height Constraints Hinder Your Production

March 17, 2023
In a recent vibratory feeder project, surrounding equipment presented height limitations that prevented the use of a standard hopper. To accommodate the space constraints we designed a custom solution with an integrated hopper and conveyor prefeed elevator system. The result? A reliable and low-maintenance system that effectively singulates and orients metal push nuts within a compact space.

Vibratory Feeders, Conveyors


How to Replace a Spring and Set a Coil Gap on Your Vibratory Feeder

January 20th, 2023
Regular use of any equipment can inevitably cause parts to break down. Generally, Vibratory Feeder Bowls are robust and require little maintenance. But, in rare instances, you may need to replace or add a spring inside of your vibratory feeder drive unit and set a coil gap. 

Understanding the repair process and having a plan in place for fixing your feeder bowl can help reduce downtime and stress if the situation arises.

Vibratory Feeders, Parts & Services


4 Tips for a Smooth Vibratory Bowl Installation

January 17th, 2023
You’ve purchased a vibratory feeder bowl. It’s just been delivered. And now it’s time to install….

If this is your first vibratory feeder, you may be wondering where to start. We've put together a few simple tips to help with the installation process and enhance the longevity and overall efficiency of your equipment.

Vibratory Feeders, Parts & Services

Noise Blog

2 Simple Ways to Reduce Vibratory Bowl Noise

November 10th, 2022
Vibratory bowls are naturally noisy. The electromagnetic coils that pull and release metal blocks beneath the bowl typically operate 60-120 times per second. The continuous movement causes the parts to vibrate against the bowl and other parts. The system becomes even louder based on the type of product being circulated.  Depending on the part material and shape, the noise level of a feeder system can quickly become harmful to unprotected ears.  

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