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Outer Belt Wet-out Machine

Scope Input:

  1. Manually load rubber molding.
  2. Expand the extruded rubber to receive the roll formed stainless steel (SS) molding.
  3. Fully wet-out the SS molding onto the rubber extrusion.
  4. Do not dent extrusion while seating the SS onto the rubber.

Results Output:

  1. Production parts did not represent math data of parts: bench out to fit.
  2. Successfully opened up the rubber lip via two required motions.
  3. SS molding shape changes. Machine needs to accommodate minor product alterations.
  4. Successfully wetted out the SS to the rubber.