Force Control's wire feed system is designed for high cycle wire cutoff applications
A wire feed system from Force Control Industries is designed for high cycle wire cutoff applications. The package includes a two-plane wire straightener, tool steel hardened feed wheels, feed gears, separately actuated cut cutoff, wire guides, a Posidyne Oil Shear Clutch Brake with pneumatic control valve, accumulator, pressure regulators, and gauges, motor and gear reducer all mounted on a steel base plate. The system is capable of running 14-gage wire at a velocity of 91.6 in/sec, with ±.13-inch accuracy, at 96 cpm (24-inch lengths, 50% dwell). Packages are also available for larger size wire.