Multi-spindle fastening systems by IR: a full line of great solutionsAugust 13, 2019 REDWIRE is news you can use from leading suppliers. Powered by FRASERS.
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Ingersoll Rand (IR) has manufactured powerful construction and assembly equipment for more than a century and a half, and these tools are available in Canada from Dobco Equipment. For critical fastening applications involving multiple spindles, Dobco highly recommends IR’s line of multi-spindle fastening systems, custom-engineered for specific user needs.
With IR’s multi-spindle fastening systems, every user gets a full line of solutions with superior ergonomics, fewer cycle times, more even clamp loads, and high durability.
A world-class portfolio of products
These systems give users the benefits of IR’s world-class portfolio of products, including tools, controllers, software, and handling devices. These units are all made with the talents of the manufacturer’s global team of experts. This level of quality is essential to multi-spindle fastening applications, which are intricate matters of lining users, tasks, and systems to deliver a blend of ergonomics, speed, durability, and accuracy.
All available through Dobco, the IR fastening portfolio includes air and electric screwdrivers, drills, riveters, pulse tools, and multi-spindle fixture DC nut runners. This fastening system includes the IC1M Insight controller, which can be rack- or cabinet-mounted in groups of up to 40 units for multiple-spindle systems. The QM series of heavy-duty motors also offers high accuracy, excellent durability, and complete fastening control for multi-spindle configurations. These fastening systems also come with world-class software – ICS MultiSync and ICS Enterprise – which works very well with multi-spindle systems.
IR multi-spindle systems come in vertical, horizontal, and rotating horizontal variations. Custom engineered systems are available for complex applications with more than six spindles, as well as adjustable bolt centres, specialized clamping, indexing, custom fixture design, and/or automation. IR’s worldwide network of solution centres can serve “rail to floor” project requirements all the way through, with a full-range offering that begins with joint analysis and process audits, spanning system design, project management, installation, and post-sales support.
With trusted tools and proven experience, IR has collaborated with many of the world’s top manufacturers in many industries. The company’s extensive experience with threaded fastening processes helps its tools and equipment maximize productivity and boost progress for users.
For more information, contact Dobco.