PLC Based Automatic Nut Tightening Machine

Authors(1) :-Divya Sejekan

This paper presents automation of the nut tightening controlled by a PLC. In this project Bosch Rexroth PLC is been used. With this PLC based approach the whole process can be automated only the loading and unloading the part remains manual. The process lead time is reduced and is completed in 13 seconds according to the trials conducted. The tightening procedure is accurate according to the specific torque thus preventing any damage of the component. For tightening system Bosch Rexroth fastener is used.

Authors and Affiliations

Divya Sejekan
National Institute of Engineering, Vidayaranya Puram, Mysuru, Karnataka, India

PLC , Tightening System, Fastener, Torque

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 2 | March-April 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 814-817
Manuscript Number : CSEIT1722264
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Divya Sejekan, "PLC Based Automatic Nut Tightening Machine", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp.814-817, March-April-2017.
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