VECTOR

Système d’ébavurage et de polissage de précision La machine d’usinage par écoulement abrasif (AFM) VECTOR est extrêmement flexible. Elle peut polir de grandes filières et de grands moules de formage, en plus d’ébavurer et de polir des pièces de précision en petites et moyennes séries.

 

 

 

Machine Specifications

The standard VECTOR Abrasive Flow Machine consists of a machine with touch screen HMI and a hydraulic power unit.

Height fully open
102” (2590 mm)
Height closed
92” (2335 mm)
Width
52.5” (1335 mm)
Depth
42” (1070 mm)
Tabletop height
41” (1040 mm)
Working distance between clamp columns
36” (915 mm)
Estimated weight
4,300 lbs (1955 kg)

 

MEDIA DELIVERY

Media delivery is reciprocating between the top and bottom assemblies. Both assemblies consist of media cylinders, pistons, seals and caps.

HYDRAULIC SPECIFICATIONS

Main components of the hydraulic system are a hydraulic power unit, two media hydraulic cylinders, and two clamp cylinders with an air/ oil pump assist.

Standard Power Unit

Reservoir
20 gal (75,7 l)
Pump capacity @ 1,750 RPM
5 GPM (18,9 L/min)
Pressure
350 – 2500 psi (24,1–172,4 bar)

Clamping Cylinders (Clamping is powered hydraulically)

Bore diameter
5” (127 mm)
Stroke
20” (508 mm)
Max opening
22” (558.8 mm)
Min opening
2” (50.8 mm)

 

ELECTRICAL SPECIFICATIONS

The machine is controlled by a PLC. The operator interface terminal is a touch screen. Standard functions include remote media pressure adjustment, automatic and manual mode, displacement counter, cycle counter, and cycle timer. The machine process parameters are preset via the operator interface terminal and can also be monitored on the terminal once the automatic cycle has been initiated.

Electrical

Voltage
230/460 VAC, 3 phase, 60 Hz 400 VAC, 3 phase, 50 Hz
Motor
7,5 kW
Peak amperage
1,3 L /1,7 kg (77 cu.in.)
Standard PLC
Allen Bradley / Siemens

 

Controls
AUTOFLOWTM Controls are now standard with
all VECTOR machines; 10” touch screen HMI.

Fluid Connection Specifications

Hydraulic
Hydraulic :
Ports
 :
NPT
Hydraulic :
Hose/Tube
 :
37° JIC
Water
Water :
Ports
 :
NPT
Water :
Hose/Tube
 :
NPT and/or Push Lock
Pneumatic
Pneumatic :
Ports
 :
NPT
Pneumatic :
Hose/Tube
 :
Push Lock

 

ACCESSORIES / OPTIONS

Manually operated tooling slide cart.
Light curtains.

  • AUTOFLOW™Advanced Control
    For maximum process control. State-of-the-art control system stores and monitors all major process data.
  • Media Temperature Management options
    Controlling the temperature of the abrasive media gives a more consistent machining rate.
  • Individually configurable AFM system
    Various options create a tailor-made system.
  • Fast set-up and change of media
    Generously dimensioned work envelope for large workpieces and rapid tool change.
  • All process data at a glance
    Touch screen interface for easy operation and setup.
  • Maintain consistent processing
    Media temperature management components such as cooling cuffs are standard along with air and water cooled heat exchangers for power unit.