Continuous Flow Material Handling System

Application: Tube Washer Loading Challenge: Conveying tubes through a washer sounds ordinary, but in this Case Study, Haven was asked to design and build a feeding system that joined tubes end-to-end, creating a continuous flow.  By joining the ends, it helps to...

Feeding a Rotary Tube Straightener with Severely Bent Tubes

An automated process requires consistent parts to run efficiently. If an out-of-print part is introduced, it will either stop the process or produce a defective product. In this Case Study, Haven was challenged with designing a bundle loading system, where the parts...

Dual-Axis / Dual-Blade Shear Cutoff from Coil

Application: Automotive Brake/Fuel Line Challenge: Haven dual-blade shear cutoffs are prevalent in the automotive brake and fuel line industry. There are two models to choose from; Model 801 (single axis) and Model 803 (dual-axis). Each model can be fed from stick or...

High Speed Double End Finisher

Haven helped a leading stamped metal bushing manufacturer to be competitive with off-shore competition by reducing their average cycle rate, 2 and 3 sec. to 1.20 sec. The combination of servo spindle feed control, along with a custom designed part clamping system,...