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When ladle shape is inconsistent, reprogramming the ladler fill and pour parameters is required to maintain proper die fill.
Signed DBs Deon Broomfield and Kenny Ladler, LBs Darrin Kitchens and James Gaines, DT Damien Jacobs, CB Darius Robinson and DE Bryan Johnson.
This system provides three separate velocity and time variables that precisely control the pouring action of the ladler.
One of the reasons that the cycle time is only four seconds is that the die opening and closing, including spraying, are done independently from and at the same time that the sleeve is receiving metal from the ladler.
On the down-side, robots are typically more expensive than automatic ladlers, and greater versatility means greater complexity, which requires more maintenance and elaborate guarding.