500% Increase In Bevel Throughput

Measurement Masters, Inc. • One Technology Drive D401 • Irvine, CA 92618 Corporate: (949) 753-7878 Fax: (949) 753-8585 E-mail: Sales@peptechnology.com THE DETAILS OF THE OLD METHOD Project 901-46-0547 ½” plate, 45 degree Y-bevel with 1/16” Land. The sharp bevel corners are critical Original processes before PEP. 1. Laser Cut Blanks 2. Robotic Bevel edges 3. Hand Grind sharp corners New Process with PEP Bevel 1. Plasma Bevel (w/Minimal clean up) Step #1 Laser Cut – Part blanks are laser cut with extra stock added on sharp corners for gridding to bevel points. 3 min each to Laser Cut 90 min. to cut a set of 30 parts Step #2 Robotic Beveller – adds 45 bevel to laser cut part blanks. Parts are put in a fixture and then the 45 degree bevel is added leaving the 1/16 th land. Setup and Bevel cutting 4 min. per part. 120 min. to bevel a set of 30 parts